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Now That We Have All These Devices, It’s Time For Them To Truly Work Together

Cross-platform is the buzzword of all the big tech companies now. During every Google earnings call, like clockwork, CEO Larry Page dedicates considerable time discussing the company’s focus on making sure users have a seamless experience and equal access to services as they switch between devices. …

#tbt my bruh @randymac81 holding me back from attacking the So called Ref(turd) that threw me out the game.

Scientists develop fusion rocket technology in lab – and aim for Mars

Researchers at the University of Washington say they've built all the pieces for a fusion-powered rocket system that could get a crew to Mars in 30 days. Now they just have to put the pieces together and see if they work.<p>"If we can pull off a fusion demonstration in a year, with hundreds of …

Designing for SEO

<i>Disclaimer: This is a supplemental post to the Mozinar “Designing for SEO: Improving Site Visibility and Enhancing UX.” Justin Taylor answers Q&A</i> …

Holy Grail of eCommerce Conversion Optimization - 91 Point Checklist and Infographic

<i>Invest in building filthy rich user experience, consistently and throughout your store. That is what stores with deeper pockets (like ASOS, Zappos &</i> …

96 Quick SEO Wins - What Can You Do With an Hour?

In many ways, 2012 was the year search engine optimization (SEO) really grew up. Google left us with little choice. But we evolved as an industry, …

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Stop Clicking Here! 7 Superior SEO Alternatives to Generic Links

Over the past year, we've seen a strange trend develop in the world of SEO: the rise of the “generic link.”<p>Generic links are bland phrases that avoid …

Meaningful SEO Metrics

This is a post of two halves. The first half runs through my thoughts on what makes for good metrics, while the second half focuses on a specific …

How Do I Find a Good SEO?

Finding a decent SEO is hard work, and the recommendations you get for selecting your perfect fit will vary as much as the people providing …

How to Deal with Challenging Clients

If you’re a consultant, you may not realise it, but a large (and difficult) part of your job is to manage people’s attitudes and behaviours. This …

Why Google Analytics Tagging Matters - Whiteboard Friday

When Google Analytics doesn't know where a traffic source comes from, it assumes the traffic is direct and lumps it in with your direct visits. This …

Black Hat or White Hat SEO? It's Time to Ask Better Questions

Since the Wild West days of the late 1990s, SEOs have been grouped into two camps – the “black hats” and the “white hats”. Over time, these …

Back to the Future: Forecasting Your Organic Traffic

Great Scott! I am finally back again for another spectacularly lengthy post, rich with wonderful titles, and this time - statistical goodness. It …

The Marketing Value of YouTube

One of the earliest questions considered by any business, large or small, investing in video marketing will certainly be, “Should I have a YouTube …

Lifting A Manual Penalty Given By Google (Personal Experience)

On the 15th of August 2012, our agency's website (which was in the middle of a complete redesign) was hit with a manual penalty by our friends over …

33 Link Building Questions Answered

<i>This is a follow-up post to my</i> <i>Link Smarter, Not Harder Mozinar</i> <i>from last week. There was a great turnout and more than fifty questions asked. Thank</i> …

10 Innovative Uses of Pinterest

10 Creative Uses of Pinterest<p>1. UNICEF's 'Ami Musa'<p>2. C.J. Chivers' War Photojournalism<p>3. Liz Gray's 'The House That Liz Built'<p>4. <i>GIRLS</i>' 'fanGIRLS'<p>5. …

Apple to develop digital wallet in next year or two, says analyst

Apple may finally step its toes into the digital wallet world over the next year or two, forecasts Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster.<p>The analyst believes a payment option for iOS users may launch with the iPhone 6 in the first half of 2014. Apple will use a technology other than or in addition to …

iOS 7 Concept Features Widgets, New Lock Screen, Mission Control and More

Earlier this week, a number of Apple-focused bloggers claimed iOS 7 was running behind schedule and that it would bring a significant user interface refresh.<p>Designer F. Bianco has posted a set of images to Flickr with some interesting thoughts on what useful changes Apple could make to iOS 7 to …

EA responds to “Worst Company in America” poll

Electronic Arts has been taking a lot of heat lately, mostly over the recent <i>SimCity</i> fiasco that left many gamers unable to play the game, which led …

Sergey Brin’s Pink-Wrapped Batmobile Tesla rolls through Google HQ

This week if you’re in Google’s neighborhood in Calofornia, you might be seeing one eye-murdering iteration of an electric vehicle swinging your way, …

Google Fiber’s Next Stop Could Be Austin, Texas

Back in early 2011, Austin, Texas lost to Kansas City, Kansas for the distinction of being the first city in the United States to get wired up with Google’s high-speed Fiber internet service despite mounting a campaign to catch the search giant’s eye.<p>While the average tech-savvy Austinite has …

Koreans in U.S. concerned about North's threats

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Iowans with ties to the Korean peninsula say they are watching closely as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un makes threats to attack South Korea and the United States.<p>Many say the threats are worse than what they've seen in the past, and they're tracking headlines with concern. But …

How Elon Musk’s creative financing for the Tesla Model S turns $1,199 a month into $500

Tesla Motor’s “revolutionary” new financing for its Model S luxury electric sports sedan will set you back about $1,199 a month. Or a more manageable $500—if, that is, you value your time at $140 an hour.<p>“It can actually be less than that,” Tesla chief executive Elon Musk, who last week revved up …

Why does Tesla Motors feel like it needs to bend the truth to sell the Model S? The story -> http://bit.ly/ZyHM4C

NBA Power Rankings: With free agency coming to a halt, here's where the teams stand

The Warriors were on a run in free agency comparable to how they performed in the playoffs<p>The 2018 NBA free agency period wasn't filled with as much …

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Ryan Ludwick will have surgery

CINCINNATI -- Reds outfielder Ryan Ludwick tore cartilage in his right shoulder while sliding into third base during the season opener and will need …