Archive for July, 2007

Friday Night Funnies

Filed in Miscellaneous by Matt McGee on July 20, 2007 0 Comments
Friday Night Funnies

The headlines are all you need to see — talk about mixed messages! Here’s a screenshot of the top two stories last weekend in the SEO category on Sphinn: (Thx to Tamar for noticing it first!)

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User Reviews: If Wal-Mart’s Doing It, Should You?

Filed in Web Site Content, Word of Mouth by Matt McGee on July 19, 2007 3 Comments
User Reviews: If Wal-Mart’s Doing It, Should You?

Talk about great timing: Here I am, burying myself in the land of user reviews and user-generated content (for my SES San Jose presentation next month), and a huge shoe falls right around me: Wal-Mart is adding user reviews to its Web site. I’m going to tread lightly with this comment, but what makes this […]

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SBS Flashback: July 2006

Filed in Miscellaneous by Matt McGee on July 18, 2007 0 Comments
SBS Flashback: July 2006

For those of you who are new SBS readers & subscribers, here’s a list of noteworthy posts you probably missed from one year ago. I try to put together a post like this each month. Scroll to the end to see previous Flashbacks. Using del.icio.us as a PR hub Web project pricing Podcast Advertising Gone […]

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Speaking at SES San Jose

Filed in Conferences/Educ. by Matt McGee on July 17, 2007 2 Comments
Speaking at SES San Jose

SES San Jose is just a month away, and I’m looking forward to the chance to speak again at the conference where I had my first speaking gig a year ago. No, despite my crying, the Small Biz session isn’t coming back, so I’ll miss the chance to speak with Jennifer Laycock, John Carcutt, and […]

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This is a test – please ignore

Filed in Off-Topic by Matt McGee on July 17, 2007 0 Comments
This is a test – please ignore

Sorry for the useless-to-humans intrusion here, but I need to test something real quick. If you have two eyes and a pulse, please ignore this post. If you’re Googlebot or Yahoo Slurp, however, go here now…..

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Comment Policy on SBS: How, Why, etc.

Filed in Site News by Matt McGee on July 16, 2007 8 Comments
Comment Policy on SBS: How, Why, etc.

I’ve had a few people ask recently about the comment policy I have here on SBS, and when a few people are asking about something, that often means many more people have the same question(s). Add that to my belief that I’ve added a good chunk of new readers in the last few days, and […]

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