Protect Digg, StumbleUpon & Propeller from uSocial.net’s Spammers

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On November 25, 2008
  • 25 Comments
I hate that I’m writing this post, but I’ll be damned if this service goes unnoticed by any of the 13 readers of my blog. I’m lying. I actually love that I’m writing this. Passion like this doesn’t come frequently to me, so when it’s here – I’m tapping it. As the post title suggests […]
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Free Analytics and User Demographics from Quantcast

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On November 19, 2008
  • 2 Comments
If you’re looking for a free way to learn more about your visitors’ demographics, I’ve got a pretty simple (and free) solution for you. Quantcast. And while this isn’t a new tool at all, it was new to me a couple months back when I began testing it out. Around 2 months or so and […]
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View Sites with Lynx Browser as Google’s Webmaster Guidelines Suggest

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On November 18, 2008
  • 4 Comments
I decided to have a little bit of fun this afternoon. Why? Because I don’t ever do anything fun, that’s why.  Or, I found myself citing Google’s Webmaster Guidelines earlier today and read for the 1,387th time that one should… Use a text browser such as Lynx to examine your site, because most search engine […]
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Thank You, Cambridge SEO Meetup Group!

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On November 17, 2008
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When I had to cancel my plans to speak at ScarySEO, I was bummed. I actually fear speaking to groups. There’s something about the social anxiety and fear of bringing nothing of value to the table that’s simply intimidating. It doesn’t matter how large or small the group is… It’s simply tough for me to […]
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SEMNE Event – Inside the Black Box: How Search Engines Rank Web Pages

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On November 16, 2008
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Just throwing a feeler out there to see if any of the local SEO crew will be heading into Providence on Tuesday night to meet Nick Gerner of SEOmoz when Jill Whalen, Pauline Jakober and Jonathan Hochman throw the next installment of SEMNE events. I’ll be there. Likely with a hearty crew of my ADP […]
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Take Time to Love Your Log Files

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On November 16, 2008
  • 2 Comments
In a conversation Monday night after the Boston SEO Meetup, I was reminded of the criticism I received from a post on Search Engine Journal called 3 Reasons Google Analytics Fails for SEO. And for an unknown reason, about ten minutes past 3AM on a Sunday morning, I find myself sifting through one of my […]
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