Archive for June, 2006

How to Market on Flickr

Filed in MY BEST POSTS, Social Media by Matt McGee on June 15, 2006 1 Comment
How to Market on Flickr

(Ed. note: This was originally published on June 15, 2006, as an “article” — something separate from the blog. It’s now being republished as a blog post on July 5, 2012, but with the original date intact, because I’m removing the Articles section of this blog. The facts and statistics mentioned below are from 2006 […]

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Speaking of the Local Search Marketing Guide…

Filed in Bing, Local Search by Matt McGee on June 14, 2006 0 Comments
Speaking of the Local Search Marketing Guide…

The Guide to MSN Local Search was tough to put together because they seem so disorganized. Why are they running Superpages ads, and not AdCenter? If you’re smart about AdCenter and MSN Local Search, maybe you could answer this question that I posed on the SEW Forum a few days ago?

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Whoa. Hello again to the new folks.

Filed in Miscellaneous, Site News by Matt McGee on June 14, 2006 0 Comments
Whoa. Hello again to the new folks.

Looks like today is shaping up to be even busier than yesterday here on SBS. So, hello to all the first-time visitors and welcome. If you would, scroll down a few posts or just click this link to read my welcome message from 24 hours ago. (With a handy link to the feed….) Great thanks […]

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Have Google’s doors opened?

Filed in Google by Matt McGee on June 13, 2006 2 Comments
Have Google’s doors opened?

Since SBS launched, I’ve been keeping track of how the Big Three SEs handle this brand new web site. Just three weeks after launch, I mentioned that MSN loved me, Yahoo was just flirting, and Google hated me. Not anymore! By running a site:smallbusinesssem.com in Google search, you’ll see I’ve gone from having one page […]

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Tuesday night link-o-rama

Filed in Bing, Google, SEO, Web Site Content, Yahoo by Matt McGee on June 13, 2006 0 Comments
Tuesday night link-o-rama

1) On the assumption that many small business owners are a bit too busy to keep track of how the main search engines work, let me suggest you read Aaron Wall’s Defining Search Engine Relevancy. If all you read is the “Short Version” summary at the top, you’ll have a good foundation for understanding how […]

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New here? Welcome to SBS

Filed in Miscellaneous, Site News by Matt McGee on June 13, 2006 1 Comment
New here? Welcome to SBS

Well, thanks to Rand at SEOmoz.org, it looks like today is shaping up to be the busiest traffic day SBS has seen. Rand, thanks for the ebullient praise, glad you found some value in the Local Search Marketing Guide. (Note to the 12 of us who used to sit around the SBS campfire quietly … […]

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