SEO Tools & Software Alone Won’t Make You Successful #SEOLunch

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On March 26, 2012
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SEO Tools… They’re everywhere! From web based interfaces to downloadable apps, if you’re involved with SEO work, you’ve probably tripped over a dozen already. While tools are en excellent asset for any practicing SEO, they’re not the only thing required for success. There also seems to be this weird notion that SEO tools are a […]
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Kevin Rose, Google+ and Spilt Milk #SEOLunch

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On March 21, 2012
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For all the pomp and circumstance, Google+ really is a floundering mess, isn’t it? While that’s surprising to some, it’s not like Google has been very successful with their other social endeavors, either. Since launching the service last Summer, Google has tried incredibly hard to sell us on their (no longer) new and (not so) […]
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Google Assistant, Privacy Issues & Semantic Search #SEOLunch

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On March 19, 2012
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Every week there seems to be more and more news involving Google’s various products, services and now – investor relations. Since the launch of Google+ though, I’ve found it increasingly difficult to find non-industry sites discussing Google’s changes as they happen in the search envinronment. Last week I caught an article on Search Engine Journal […]
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Google’s Chrome Link Penalty Was a Load of BS #SEOLunch

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On March 16, 2012
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A couple months ago there was a tremendous amount of commotion as Google was outed in what boiled down to a sponsored post campaign where more than 400 bloggers were paid to help build up backlinks to the Google Chrome browser download page. There is a lot of background on the core situation as well […]
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Google’s Greed Has Produced Horrific Social Experiences #SEOLunch

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On March 14, 2012
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A lot has been made of James Whittaker’s comments regarding his tenure with Google and how there appeared to be a fundamental shift in Google’s approach to social content and sharing. In short (in my Rick Pitino voice..): It stinks. And it sucks. And I don’t like it. And you can bet your ass that […]
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Why Does Google Hate Webmasters So Much? #SEOLunch

  • Posted by Eric Lander
  • On March 13, 2012
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Okay, it’s time for another #SEOLunch! …and since no one provided me recommendations on topics to discuss, I’m choosing my own. SPOILER ALERT… I’m upset with something Google is up to. Such a shock, right? Cue the sensationalist headline… Today I’m going to rant a bit about Google’s Webmaster Tools. Why? Because they’re making changes […]
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