Archive for December, 2007

A Very ‘Become’-ing Christmas

Filed in Miscellaneous by Matt McGee on December 24, 2007 0 Comments
A Very ‘Become’-ing Christmas

The mailman brought more Christmas Search Schwag (CSS) to Casa McGee today, and this one will be a big hit in our cold, inland Washington winters. It’s a fleece jacket/sweatshirt from my friend Jon Glick at shopping search engine Become.com. Thanks, Jon! If you’ve been reading SBS a long time, you may recall my interview […]

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SBS Flashback: December 2006

Filed in Miscellaneous by Matt McGee on December 23, 2007 0 Comments
SBS Flashback: December 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. Take Me to Vegas: 2007 Search Predictions SBS Blog: 2006 Stats & […]

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Won an Award? Now SEO It…

Filed in SEO by Matt McGee on December 21, 2007 2 Comments
Won an Award? Now SEO It…

Let’s see if I can crank this out on a quick lunch break… What We Know: This is Awards Season. Every year, in many industries, the end of one year and start of a new year is a time for giving and receiving awards. It’s also the time for reviewing the year with Top 10 […]

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What the End of Supplemental Means to You

Filed in Google by Matt McGee on December 19, 2007 0 Comments
What the End of Supplemental Means to You

The end of Google’s supplemental index means webmasters have one less tool to help determine overall site quality (in Google’s eyes). This “tool” was essentially rendered useless months ago when the green label disappeared from the SERPs, but many found different ways to get at the same data. Though I didn’t know it at the […]

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It’s Awards Time…

Filed in Miscellaneous by Matt McGee on December 18, 2007 1 Comment
It’s Awards Time…

Cold weather, crowded shopping malls, and industry awards: three signs that tell you it’s the end of the year. For the third time, Loren Baker is running the Search Blog Awards at Search Engine Journal. These awards are geared toward honoring the best blogs in the search industry, and I’m flattered to have been nominated […]

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Christmas Search Schwag

Filed in Miscellaneous by Matt McGee on December 18, 2007 2 Comments
Christmas Search Schwag

It’s beginning to look like Christmas in my office and family room. 🙂 The mailman just brought me a little black box with the familiar racing logo that belongs to Pole Position Marketing. I opened it up and found this super-cool USB Cup and Warming Plate, complete with the PPM logo and everything. Sweet! Thank […]

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