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Jason isn’t asking these questions for a blog post. Wasn’t the Jason Calacanis playbook with Netscape to hire top Diggers? Do you think he might be trying the same strategy with Wikipedia and his new wiki/community-driven search engine? Wikipedia is the site that can outrank any SEO. What if he could somehow “harness” all that wikipower to make a search engine and drive all the SEOs out of business? … [Read more...] about From My Inbox: More Defense Of SEO
Their campaign centered around news about the growing epidemic of pets deaths resulting from pets left unattended in cars. They knew this was natural linkbait for SEO and sharebait for social, but they wanted to go beyond relying on those two things. Their tactic is to “think big” — to dig into the story more deeply than anyone else. … [Read more...] about Content Marketing & Promotion To Drive Quality Links: Up Close @SMX West
RustyBrick, a NY based web consulting firm. He also runs Search Engine Roundtable, a popular search blog on very advanced SEM topics. Barry can be followed on social media at @rustybrick, +BarrySchwartz and Facebook. For more background information on Barry, see his full bio and disclosures, click over here. … [Read more...] about SearchCap: Google featured snippets, Yext app directory & more SEO