Why Nobody Should Buy Digg ?» Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 24, 2008
Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > Why Nobody Should Buy Digg Why Nobody Should Buy Digg by Tamar Weinberg on December 20, 2007 Share It hasn’t even been a week and my once positive outlook of Digg has come to a sour end. Initially, both sent emails asking Digg for an explanation.
Eight Common Blogging Mistakes
AUGUST 9, 2012
Doing so not only helps your own search engine optimization, but it alerts the person that you are giving them some link love and, typically, they’ll come by to not only comment but share what you’ve written. When you’re first starting out and don’t know how search engine optimization works, you can get some help with tools such as Scribe SEO or Yoast. Was. A.
Search Engine Optimization: 10 Search Engine Ranking Problems
NOVEMBER 1, 2010
I often talk to people who claim that they are suffering from poor search engine rankings. Easily, the number 1 issue I see in client websites preventing higher search engine rankings is lack of links. Search engine spiders have to be very efficient, so, they are leery of anything that seems like a risk to them, even though it may not be. Digg this! Lack of links.
Spring Cleaning For Your Blog – How A Little Work Can Drive Search Engine And Social Media Traffic
MARCH 18, 2012
Remember, the more you clean up those old posts the more they will pay you back with increased search engine traffic or organic traffic from social networks like Twitter and Facebook. Re-evealuate your sidebar(s) – Page load time is a factor in your search engine ranking, so find ways to minimize that load time. Digg this! Ahhhh Spring! Do you have too many widgets?
25 Important Search Engine Optimization Mistakes to Fix Right Now
JANUARY 12, 2011
When it comes to optimizing your web site for the search engines , search engine optimization, there are a lot of things that you can do that will hurt your search engine rankings. In fact, there are literally hundreds of different factors that come into play when it comes to search engine optimization. Not having search engine friendly URLs. Digg this!
Search Engine Optimization Tip: How to Remove a Web Page from Google
JUNE 18, 2010
This is only one seo tip out of many search engine optimization tips I have been providing over the years. All of my search engine optimization tips are meant to be specific , they should not take too much time to implement, and are meant to be directly to the point. This search engine optimization tip has to do with removing a page or a specific URL from the Google search engine.
Search Engine Optimization Firms Like RankPay Still Hurting SEO Industry
JANUARY 18, 2011
I am still amazed that search engine optimization firms like RankPay are still relying on what I would call shady marketing techniques like sending UCE Spam (UCE stands for Unsolicited Commercial Email), trying to get more search engine optimization business. wrote: Hey, I was doing some competitive analysis for one of our Search Engine. Digg this! noticed that your.
Search Engine Optimization Tip: Adding Content to your Web Site
MAY 14, 2010
This is only one seo tip out of many search engine optimization tips I have been providing over the years. All of my search engine optimization tips are meant to be specific, they should not take too much time to implement, and are meant to be directly to the point. For this search engine optimization tip, let’s talk more about content and adding content to your web site.
Search Engine Optimization Tip: Check Your 404 Errors
APRIL 29, 2010
This is only one seo tip out of many search engine optimization tips I have been providing over the years. All of my search engine optimization tips are meant to be specific, they should not take too much time to implement, and are meant to be directly to the point. In fact, this search engine optimization tip is pretty simple: check your 404 error pages on your website. And if there are links to those 404 errors you can fix the errors and help your search engine optimization. Digg this! Tags: Search Engine Optimization Google Analytics is not enough.
Search Engine Optimization Tip: Check the Whois on Your Domain Name
MAY 28, 2010
This is only one SEO tip out of many search engine optimization tips I have been providing over the years. All of my search engine optimization tips are meant to be specific, they should not take too much time to implement, and are meant to be directly to the point. For this search engine optimization tip, let us talk about the Whois and the data that it contains. Digg this!
6 Must-Have Social Plugins for Your WordPress Blog
Convince & Convert
MARCH 14, 2012
Digg Digg. Digg Digg lets you choose which buttons you want to display, and whether you want a floating sidebar (all the rage lately) or a top bar. Digg Digg was acquired by Buffer a couple years ago, and includes all popular sharing buttons and their share count for each post. Digg Digg with a floating left implementation. 2. Photo Dropper.
Search Engine Optimization: Why a Blog is Important
MARCH 5, 2010
When talking to business owners about marketing their businesses on the internet, I often get asked about why I always recommend that their online marketing strategy, their search engine optimization efforts, include a blog. And the search engines will notice, as well. Digg this! Tags: Search Engine Optimization They’re more “timely and “fresh.
The Babel Real Time Social Media Search Engine Launched
MARCH 22, 2011
So, I hate to be a tough critic here, but I would probably give The Babel, a real time social media search engine, a grade of C or D when it comes to the “real time part of the equation here. The Babel may be a good social search engine, but it certainly fails when it comes to “real time. and allows you to search data being generated in real time. Post on Google Buzz.
Search Engine Optimization: 5 Keyword Research Tips
DECEMBER 23, 2010
One of the most important, if not the most important, part of search engine optimization is keyword research. Here are five keyword research tips that will help your overall search engine optimization efforts. 1. First of all, you want to clearly define your search engine marketing efforts. Digg this! Search Engine OptimizationProperly researching the keywords and keyword phrases is important for several reasons. Find out what people are searching for, which keywords are more popular than others, and focus your website’s content around those keywords.
Search Engine Optimization Tip: Expand On Your Best Website Content
OCTOBER 6, 2010
This is only one Search Engine Optimization tip out of several SEO tips I have been providing over the years. All of my search engine optimization tips are supposed to be specific, they should not acquire a lot time to implement, and are supposed to be directly to the point. Not following together with my Search Engine Optimization recommendations? Digg this! Tweet This!
Top 5 Search Engine Optimization Audit Quick Tips
NOVEMBER 29, 2010
If you have every noticed a sudden loss of website traffic or if the traffic has gone down considerably then it’s time to start thinking about a search engine optimization audit. The first step in your Search Engine Optimization Plan should include an SEO Audit. Digg this! Tags: Search Engine Optimization Here are the top 5 SEO Audit Quick Tips: 1. Tweet This!
Pew Research Survey: Findings on Search Engines, Social Networks.
SEPTEMBER 13, 2010
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Pew Research News Survey: Findings on Search Engines, Social Networks and Twitter by Adam Sherk on September 13, 2010 The Pew Research Center for the People and the Press has published the results of its latest survey on news consumption and related topics. Only 3% regularly or sometimes gets news from Twitter.
What Could Kill Google and Facebook
JULY 18, 2012
And Facebook’s size may be no defense against ultimate demise; it wasn’t all that long ago the MySpace was the largest social network, and the experience of social news site Digg—once valued at $100 million but sold recently for just 5% of that —is a cautionary tale. But the next Google killer or Facebook killer may very well not be a better search engine or social network, but simply one that treats its users with respect. Imagine that you walk into a restaurant and there’s no one there to take your order. You can’t even find anyone working in the place.
Search Engine Optimization Tip: Add a Breadcrumb Trail
MAY 2, 2010
This is only one seo tip out of many search engine optimization tips I have been providing over the years. All of my search engine optimization tips are meant to be specific, they should not take too much time to implement, and are meant to be directly to the point. For this search engine optimization tip, let’s talk about adding a breadcrumb trail to your site’s navigation. And since some search engines are now watching how long your visitors stay on your web site, it’s increasingly important to do whatever you can to help them navigate your site. Digg this!
Search Engine Optimization: Recovering Lost Traffic and Links on your Website
MARCH 24, 2010
Recovering this old page from an older version of the website will ultimately help the website’s search engine rankings. Digg this! Related posts: How Search Engine Optimization Adds Value to a Website Most likely, if you have a website for your business, How to Properly Redirect a Domain Name and Get Link Credit I recently received an email from Duane Long asking a. Link Building Strategies for Search Engine Optimization in Dallas October 14 Attend the Link Building Strategies for SEO Event in Dallas. Tags: Search Engine Optimization Post this on Diigo.
NBC Targets Local Markets on the New Digg
AUGUST 11, 2010
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk NBC Targets Local Markets on the New Digg by Adam Sherk on August 11, 2010 Through branded profiles and the personalized “My News” feature on the new Digg, publishers are hoping that building up followers who view them as a preferred or trusted source will enable them to reach a larger number of users on a regular basis.
Auto-Post Your Blog Posts to Digg « Saying It Social
Saying It Social
AUGUST 26, 2010
Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Auto-Post Your Blog Posts to Digg The new Digg lets you set it up so that your blog posts will auto post to Digg! All you have to do is log in to Digg then go to your Settings and click on the menu item to “Import Feeds. Enter the URL of your Blog’s Feed and then you will be given a verification code to add to one of your blog posts so that Digg can verify your blog. How cool, right?! Thank you for posting this information. Cheers.
How to Allow Search Engines to Index Your Facebook Profile
NOVEMBER 3, 2010
As you may be aware, Facebook has, very publicly, said that they do not want search engines like Google and Bing to index your Facebook profile. Now you can fight back if you want: here is how to allow the search engines like Google to index your private Facebook profile. Digg this! Facebook simply does not want Google to index their website. This is no scrape job. Tweet This!
The Value Of Blog Comments
JANUARY 12, 2012
We also didn't have much in the way of bookmarking engines or online social networks to share the content we were interested in with our peers. They can push it out through StumbleUpon , Reddit or Digg. blog blogcomment blogger blogging bookmark content delicious digg email engagement gigaom googlebookmarks googleplus link linkedin linking marketing mathewingram onlinecommunity onlinesocialnetwork onlinevideo publishing reddit rss smartphone socialmedia socialproof stumbleupon trackback tumblr tweet twitterfacebook vimeo viral youtubeAnd it was good. It's nothing new.
The Most Buried News Sites on Digg
JULY 23, 2009
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Most Buried News Sites on Digg by Adam Sherk on July 23, 2009 It’s no secret that mainstream news sites are experiencing increased exposure on social news sites like Digg. Back in March Soshable noted that 46% of the Digg front page is controlled by 50 websites. Major news sites have seen strong increases in social media referral traffic over the past couple years, and Digg continues to be among the top referrers. So their bury rankings are probably higher than they should be.
Social Bookmarking and PR: Making Friends and Influencing People
SEPTEMBER 6, 2012
Like Twitter and Facebook , social bookmarking sites such as Digg , StumbleUpon , and Reddit have one significant advantage over search engines: Robots aren’t very good at assessing relevance or content. Social Media carlo pandian Digg reddit social bookmarking stumbleuponToday’s guest post is written by Carlo Pandian. Out of the Internet Stone Age. Can you?
Digg: Your Privacy is an Illusion
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 11, 2008
Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Industry News , Internet , Social Media > Digg: Your Privacy is an Illusion Digg: Your Privacy is an Illusion by Tamar Weinberg on January 11, 2008 Share When Digg came out with its new social features , some folks applauded the move while others despised it. But are they secure?
A Review of the New Digg Images and Universal Taxonomy.
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
DECEMBER 20, 2007
Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Social Media > Thoughts on Digg’s Latest Features: Thumbs Up Thoughts on Digg’s Latest Features: Thumbs Up by Tamar Weinberg on December 17, 2007 Share When I was at Pubcon last week, Digg launched its highly anticipated images section. So, Digg, nice work this time.
Kevin Rose and Jay Adelson Respond to Digg Complaints
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 24, 2008
An emergency Drill Down episode was held where numerous Digg users, including regular hosts Andy ( MrBabyman ), Reg ( zaibatsu ), and Muhammad ( msaleem ) spoke with other Digg users, including David Cohn ( DigiDave ), Karim ( supernova17 ), JD Rucker ( oboy ), and Jay Fowler ( SilentJay74 ). This is the “ recommendation engine that many users have been talking about.
Kevin Rose is Digg's Biggest Hypocrite ¬ª Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JULY 30, 2010
Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > Kevin Rose: Digg’s Biggest Hypocrite Kevin Rose: Digg’s Biggest Hypocrite by Tamar Weinberg on November 7, 2007 Share You know what I find funny? As the original submitter, Graham’s Digg submission had a unique URL: [link]. Thank you.
News Sites on the New Digg: Who is Active, Who is Gaining Followers?
AUGUST 4, 2010
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk News Sites on the New Digg: Who is Active, Who is Gaining Followers? by Adam Sherk on August 4, 2010 The new Digg has gotten a lot of attention for the opportunities it creates for publishers (see ReadWriteWeb and BlueGlass for details). But how will users respond to the new format? Congratulations!
Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
MAY 9, 2008
Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict by Tamar Weinberg on May 9, 2008 Share As many of you know, I took off my Digg hat and put it on the shelf on January 28th after algorithmic changes at Digg made it extremely tough for me to appreciate the social news site that used to give you somewhat of a “high for getting your stories front-paged. The community had to react.
How Google Instant Impacts Search Engine Optimization
SEPTEMBER 9, 2010
Google Instant is an enhancement to Google’s search engine that shows you, and changes, the search results as you type, in real time. What it means for Search Engine Optimization. Although Google Instant Search does not technically affect the search engine rankings, Google is attempting to fundamentally change how search results are be delivered. Digg this!
23 Reactions to the New Digg, and It's Not Good » Techipedia.
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
DECEMBER 20, 2007
Since the Digg submission of my story was already buried , I sincerely hope that Digg listens to what their community members have to say. By trying to make Digg more social, it really became less social. Michael via Twitter ) [Today is] the day that Digg died. Did Pownce do so badly that Kevin and crew had to merge Digg and Pownce into Digg? Digg 3.0
3 Image Based Search Engines
NOVEMBER 9, 2010
Whenever information is needed, it seems that the first outlets most people turn to are search engines. As such, search engines are constantly evolving to keep up with the latest user demands. One of the latest developments that is rapidly expanding in popularity is the idea of image based search engines rather than keyword based searches. Digg this! Design research.
31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010
JANUARY 24, 2011
Social and Alternative Search Engines. realtime social search engine that pulls current and recent results for any term from Twitter, Facebook, Google Buzz, Digg and Delicious. different kind of search engine, Qwiki (currently in alpha) delivers a combination of audio, images and text in response to searches on an expanding variety of topics. Digg this! Flowtown.
The Question Of Quora
JANUARY 8, 2011
Answers can be voted up and down (ala Digg ) and you have the ability to follow the individuals and topics that are of interest to you. While this question can be answered by anyone, in this instance, Albert Sheu , a former Twitter Search Engineer (and current employee at Quora), candidly replied, "I will try to step through this question carefully, but honestly, people at Twitter are generally not fans of Facebook," (but you'll have to click on the question above to read his full response). When someone asks, "what's the next Twitter ?" It's called Quora.
Search Engine Optimization: Search Engine Ranking Problem Solved for a Reader
NOVEMBER 19, 2010
Perhaps in response to one of my recent blog posts about search engine ranking problems , I got an email today from James who owns a website called 4insure dot net. He asked me if I would take a look at his web site and see if I can figure out why he is having search engine ranking problems. How do I recover from these search engine ranking problems? Digg this!
How Search Engine Optimization Adds Value to a Website
MARCH 15, 2010
Most likely, if you have a website for your business, you probably have been pitched by a host of companies about the benefits of Search Engine Optimization. But search engine optimization should do a lot more than just help you “get found in the search engine results. Do you really need to invest even more money into search engine optimization? Digg this!
Google Targets ‘Scraped’ Content and ‘Content Farms’
MARCH 5, 2011
According to Google, its algorithm tweak “noticeably” impacted 11.8% of its search queries, dropping the search engine results page (SERP) rankings of sites that “copy content from other sites or sites that are just not very useful,” while providing better SERP rankings for “sites with original content and information such as research, in-depth reports, thoughtful analysis and so on.”.