Archive for June, 2011

June ’11: Best Search/Marketing Posts

Filed in Featured, Link Roundups by Matt McGee on June 30, 2011 2 Comments
June ’11: Best Search/Marketing Posts

Here’s my roundup of the best search/marketing posts I found and read during June. If you’re new to this blog, this is a monthly feature that began way back in 2007. You can find earlier “Best Of”s for each month in the Link Roundups category archive. I never include my own posts in these end-of-month […]

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Thank You, Sponsors

Filed in Featured, Site News by Matt McGee on June 30, 2011 0 Comments
Thank You, Sponsors

Every month I like to give a shout out to the sponsors who are supporting me and this blog. These are companies that value you, my readers, enough to want to have their names in front of your eyes. I hope you’ll read their messages below and, if interested, click through to learn more about […]

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Series: 5 Ways To Find New Blog Content

Filed in Blogging, Featured, MY BEST POSTS by Matt McGee on June 24, 2011 12 Comments
Series: 5 Ways To Find New Blog Content

“But I don’t know what to write about!” Bet you’ve heard (or said) that one plenty of times. Or maybe even said it plenty of times yourself. As my friend (and fellow GetListed.org Local University faculty member) Ed Reese says in his presentations, “Blogging’s haaaaard.” True ‘dat. There are a lot of things that make […]

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Another LBC to Use: MapQuest’s

Filed in Local Search by Matt McGee on June 23, 2011 1 Comment
Another LBC to Use: MapQuest’s

It’s somewhat strange to think that MapQuest, for years the number one mapping site online and an obvious source of visibility for local businesses, has never offered a way to manage business listings on the site. That’s changed today with the news that MapQuest now has a Local Business Center. It has pretty much the […]

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Need Blog Content Ideas? Ask Your Readers!

Filed in Blogging, Featured by Matt McGee on June 22, 2011 2 Comments
Need Blog Content Ideas? Ask Your Readers!

Over the last month or two, I’ve been writing an occasional series of posts offering different ways/places that you can find inspiration for new blog posts. In this, the final post of the series, let’s talk about the absolute easiest way to get new ideas: Just ask!

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SBSM Flashback: June 2010

Filed in Link Roundups by Matt McGee on June 15, 2011 0 Comments
SBSM Flashback: June 2010

For those of you who are new SBSM 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 to introduce new readers to old content that might be worth reading.

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