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Forum: Search Engine Optimization 31st October 2006, 02:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,249
Posted By A.N.Onym
Instead of relying on software, you can do...

Instead of relying on software, you can do everything yourself. This way, you can do anything wherever you are, not just when you use the software.

MS Word doesn't always suggest the right...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 31st October 2006, 02:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,560
Posted By A.N.Onym
You should clearly test which meta description...

You should clearly test which meta description drives the most click-throughs. If you have some experience with AdWords ad description writing, it might help. Better, yet, if you have tested ad descs...
Forum: Newsletters and Email Marketing 19th October 2006, 06:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,232
Posted By A.N.Onym
You can try out this...

You can try out this (http://www.interspire.com/sendstudio/) newsletter management platform as well.
Forum: General Search Engine Marketing Information 12th October 2006, 05:22 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 14,450
Posted By A.N.Onym
Online business is as any business now, really....

Online business is as any business now, really. Instead of being on the same street, your rival is on the same page of search results.

What you may want to try is to build content to get links. I...
Forum: Link Development 10th October 2006, 08:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 18,406
Posted By A.N.Onym
Well, link baiting sounds like you trick the...

Well, link baiting sounds like you trick the visitors into linking to your site.

When you need to be providing value to your visitors (and anyone who links to your piece).

I'd figure link...
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 10th October 2006, 03:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,189
Posted By A.N.Onym
Although the article has good points in making a...

Although the article has good points in making a blog more attractive for readers, it really has little to do with usability.

Partly, because blogs have awful usability and because there isn't...
Forum: Link Development 4th October 2006, 10:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,389
Posted By A.N.Onym
By the way, in addition to that the two sites...

By the way, in addition to that the two sites about farmers and pigs may be related in general nature, they will be different in a sense the information is conveyed. This will result in a different...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 2nd October 2006, 11:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,563
Posted By A.N.Onym
You can have a couple of sentences about you and...

You can have a couple of sentences about you and a link to an About page and a brief description of your product and a link to a page with a detailed description. Nothing that hard here, really.
...
Forum: General Search Engine Marketing Information 26th September 2006, 05:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,989
Posted By A.N.Onym
Now read the article from the point of view of a...

Now read the article from the point of view of a SEO :)

Sure, I can tell the client what I am doing, but I am not telling what exactly I am doing or tips on how to do it, because that'd be another...
Forum: General Search Engine Marketing Information 26th September 2006, 04:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 18,683
Posted By A.N.Onym
Sure, just writing naturally can and will get you...

Sure, just writing naturally can and will get you long tail traffic.

But as vangogh said, you need to use related keyphrases. Apart from related keyphrases, you can use word derivatives, full or...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 21st September 2006, 11:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,378
Posted By A.N.Onym
I have lately started suspecting that short,...

I have lately started suspecting that short, punchy titles are more effective than whatever you push into the 60 characters.

As you should target 1-2 related keyphrases on a page.
Forum: General Online Marketing Information 19th September 2006, 04:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,587
Posted By A.N.Onym
You can certainly quote Wikipedia in your...

You can certainly quote Wikipedia in your articles.

Texts, created by using the same ideas, is not the same as the source.

Unchanged text is copyrighted.

Basically, any content, even if...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 14th September 2006, 09:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,714
Posted By A.N.Onym
It is important to have content on your homepage....

It is important to have content on your homepage. It is best if it describes all that you have to offer (and links to).

The reason your competition can have images on the homepage and rank well is...
Forum: Pay Per Click Advertising 14th September 2006, 06:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,789
Posted By A.N.Onym
Everything works if you do it right. AdWords...

Everything works if you do it right.

AdWords require some work, actually, before you start seeing efficient results.

You need to do your keyword research, select targeted, medium competitive...
Forum: Link Development 14th September 2006, 05:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,801
Posted By A.N.Onym
I suspect some forums forbid placing links to...

I suspect some forums forbid placing links to other parties for payment.
Not sure of all of them do, though.

Placing a link to a friend's site shouldn't be a problem, though.

By the way, I'd...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 12th September 2006, 09:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,279
Posted By A.N.Onym
A crawlable site, quality content and some links,...

A crawlable site, quality content and some links, what else do you need ;)
Forum: General Offline Marketing 12th September 2006, 12:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,917
Posted By A.N.Onym
There are some tips on the release at the...

There are some tips on the release at the http://www.prweb.com site.

The main thing about the press release is that it should be newsworthy and interesting to the audience.

You may even adjust...
Forum: General Small Business Issues 11th September 2006, 04:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,686
Posted By A.N.Onym
Along with your customers and the referrals, you...

Along with your customers and the referrals, you sell your website too :)

If it is well done and is noticed in Google, it is worth the money.
Forum: General Online Marketing Information 8th September 2006, 05:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,847
Posted By A.N.Onym
You are in luck. I have lately written a...

You are in luck.

I have lately written a post on [link removed] marketing your website.

Though there are paid options listed, it has some free ways too.

What you may want to pay attention...
Forum: Link Development 5th September 2006, 08:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,069
Posted By A.N.Onym
Btw, for those who didn't know, you can get a...

Btw, for those who didn't know, you can get a second DMOZ link in a regional listing. Two links is better than one :)
Forum: Website Development 5th September 2006, 08:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,901
Posted By A.N.Onym
Apart from really distinguishing search engine...

Apart from really distinguishing search engine hits from people visits, what industry are you in? If you are in retail, 3% conversion rate is pretty good.
If you provide some expensive services,...
Forum: What Type of Business Should I Start? 5th September 2006, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,061
Posted By A.N.Onym
Well, obviously, you need to start something...

Well, obviously, you need to start something you'd love doing.

Say, you want to open a toys business.
Would you only have a website and ship only on demand from the manufacturer or you'll have a...
Forum: Website Development 4th September 2006, 11:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,082
Posted By A.N.Onym
lunartcorp, I'd advise the following: - get...

lunartcorp, I'd advise the following:
- get someone wear the shirts and take pictures of them
- use a natural (outside, trees, etc) background or keep yours
- use indirect lighting (lamps) - point...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th September 2006, 05:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,663
Posted By A.N.Onym
cdsadmin, could you elaborate what you have done...

cdsadmin, could you elaborate what you have done in the example you mentioned (with 80% retention rate)? That'd be eye opening I bet :)

Thanks.
Forum: Link Development 4th September 2006, 01:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,069
Posted By A.N.Onym
I have to disagree about 'just one link' there. ...

I have to disagree about 'just one link' there.
There are dozens of DMOZ clones over there which also link to you.

After I got submitted by someone to DMOZ, I've got over 100 links. Sure, they...
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