Archive for the 'SEO' Category

Google Personalized Search

Wednesday, March 15th, 2006

I was searching through my logs today saw a referrer link that brought a visitor to my page from Google. The interesting thing was when I clicked on the link to go to the Google search, I noticed a big yellow banner at the top, alerting me to the fact that Google is now providing a more personalized […]

Can Bandwidth Thieves Increase Your PR?

Tuesday, February 7th, 2006

Recently an image used on one of our sites was linked to in a popular forum. When I say linked, I mean the picture was put in someone’s post and it was feeding off our server (ie. hotlinking). Sure, we could put in some hotlink protection, but I thought it would be a good opportunity […]

Keyword Rich vs Branded Domain Names

Saturday, January 21st, 2006

There are two theories on what a good domain name is for the purpose of Search Engine Optimization (SEO).
Keyword Rich/Targeted Domain Names
One belief is that you should have generic keywords you want to target in your domain name. For example, if you are a web designer in Sydney you might choose a domain name such […]