Archive for November, 2007

Real Estate SEO is a Joke

Filed in SEO by Matt McGee on November 20, 2007 19 Comments
Real Estate SEO is a Joke

There are countless companies that target real estate agencies and individual agents, offering “complete web site packages” and “custom solutions” that always include “search engine optimization” so you can “maximize your traffic and sell more houses.” Barf. You want to see what they’re offering? I got my hands on one of their marketing sheets, and […]

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Talking Shop with Karl Ribas

Filed in Interviews by Matt McGee on November 19, 2007 0 Comments
Talking Shop with Karl Ribas

On the chance that some of my readers don’t have Karl Ribas’ blog bookmarked (why not?!), let me point you over his way for … An Interview with Matt McGee We covered a lot of stuff. (That’s a euphemism for I’m a wordy S.O.B.) And the best thing, for me, about doing this kind of […]

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Five Questions, vol. 3 … Can You Answer Any?

Filed in Miscellaneous by Matt McGee on November 18, 2007 4 Comments
Five Questions, vol. 3 … Can You Answer Any?

Time for another “five questions” post, where I toss out a handful of items and call on the collective wisdom of SBS readers to provide answers for the benefit of all (but mainly me!). For background purposes, you can read volume one and volume two in the archives. Okay, here we go: 1. Very often, […]

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Gooruze Update

Filed in Social Media by Matt McGee on November 18, 2007 0 Comments
Gooruze Update

Couple quick notes to pass along about Gooruze: Al Scillitani is this week’s winner of $500 in AdWords spending. Dan London earned the same honor last week. Congrats to both Al and Dan for great contributions to Gooruze. There’s still $8,500 in AdWords spending up for grabs, $500 per week, so if you haven’t tried […]

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SBS Flashback: November 2006

Filed in Miscellaneous by Matt McGee on November 17, 2007 0 Comments
SBS Flashback: November 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. MSN Small Biz Directory closed? The Signals You Send Five Days Alone […]

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Unleashed: A Search Conference Just for Small Businesses

Filed in Conferences/Educ. by Matt McGee on November 15, 2007 0 Comments
Unleashed: A Search Conference Just for Small Businesses

This is pretty cool. The gang at Search Engine Guide, fresh off their re-launch of Small Business Brief a couple weeks ago, has just announced a new search/marketing conference just for small businesses. Sweet! It’s called … drum-roll, please: Small Business Marketing Unleashed Get it? “Unleashed”? The puppy mascot? 🙂 It’ll happen April 21-22 in […]

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