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Web Analytics 2.0

Saturday, August 16th, 2014

Continuing my summer reading list, I finally finished “Web Analytics 2.0″ by Avinash Kaushik. I think the book suffers a little from being too long, from repeating stuff he already blogged about, and trying to appeal to the widest audience possible…

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My Top 10 Landing Pages

Friday, August 1st, 2014

I’ve finally gotten around to reading “Web Analytics 2.0″ by Avinash Kaushik and part way through Chapter 3 I decided to check my Top 10 Landing Pages…

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Improving your online reputation / brand

Sunday, August 18th, 2013

Although I’m far from finished improving my WordPress blog/theme, I’ve also made a number of changes to this website and elsewhere online that supposedly will help my personal brand. Completely redoing this website’s taxonomy did not go unnoticed by Googlebot, but it didn’t result in any great increase in website traffic. It isn’t all about popularity online, Quality still counts. Google considers approximately 200 different factors when determining which website to rank number one for a given keyword…

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Google Authorship

Sunday, July 7th, 2013

Just like the weekend before, I spent too much time in front of my computer appeasing the Googlebot, or at least the powers behind the Googlebot. Apparently it is necessary to be popular or at least prominent in search engines to be successful…

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I finally found a use for Google+

Saturday, June 29th, 2013

I only have so much time for online social networks, the one I use the most because it works well on my iPhone is Twitter. One of the social networks I use the least is Google+ because it is just too much of a Johnny come lately social network with no killer feature . I know, I know, “Circles” and “Hangouts” but I just don’t need ‘em. I have this domain and this blog, plus Facebook and Twitter were more than sufficient for me to share too much personal information online. Twitter lists and a good RSS reader keep me well informed without having to use Google+.

So what use is Google+?

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Superbowl hammers home superiority of Twitter

Monday, February 4th, 2013

I wasn’t the first to say it, but it is something I’ve noticed for a long time in my own social media usage, Twitter is #winning. Twitter has received a lot of credit for breaking news stories, for helping activists and rebels organize, and now it has become the favourite of marketers and sports fans…

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Zazzle.com stop spamming #quotation

Friday, January 25th, 2013

Some people like quotations. Some people collect quotations. Some people use the hashtag “quotation” to share quotations on social networks like Twitter. Some other people use #quotation to spam Twitter with ads for knickknacks…

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The Best Jobseeker Advice

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

During my lengthy job search I’ve written and collected a lot of blog postings. Despite experts continuing to insist, you can blog your way to a new job, I’m not convinced that will work for everyone. So I’ve collected together in one place the best advice and resources both on my website and elsewhere…

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