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Can You Handle Rejection in Link Building?

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Link building can be an extremely daunting task. SEOmoz did a poll once asking SEOs what their hardest task was, and link building came out #1 (click View Results). When they asked their readers what they’d like to see more of on the blog, link building again scored high. It’s something everyone seems to struggle… Read more »

Tips for Finding Wi-Fi While Working and Traveling

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As more laptop-workers are unshackling themselves from their stationary lives, whether to earn a living while seeing the world, or save money by moving somewhere cheap to start a business, the subject of mobile Wi-Fi becomes crucial. I’ve recently discussed many of the positive things about working while traveling, but if you have crappy internet… Read more »

Using Cosmo to Develop Content

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I’m speaking at Distilled’s Conference, Pro Boston, in a week (!) on Keyword Research. But not your everyday keyword research talk, this one will be focused on topics that have rarely been discussed. One of the things that people have a hard time with is content creation. Keyword research can help with that, but one… Read more »

SEO Conferences: How I benefit from speaking

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Everyone who speaks at conferences does so for their own reasons. Some do it for the recognition, others do it to promote a product or service. Many, especially in internet marketing, speak at conferences to mentor the next generation of SEOs, out of an obligation to “pay it forward” as they themselves had been taught… Read more »

Turning Free Coffee Into New Customers

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If you know any Canadians, you know our obsession with Tim Horton’s coffee. Some people argue the coffee isn’t actually any good, but we drink it incessantly anyway. Ex-pats living abroad will have friends bring them cans of coffee when they visit, and we even set up Tim Horton’s restaurants at our army base in… Read more »