When Is the Best Time to Post a Facebook Page Status?

Judging by a number of studies I looked at, the answer might be, “Who knows?” Here are several that give divergent answers on both time of day and day of the week: blogcampaigning.com | allfacebook.com | smthree’s blog (study on conversation volume,...

Google Adwords’ New Improved Ad Preview Tool

It’s out of beta and stage center in your AdWords interface: the new and improved Ad Preview Tool! In case you weren’t familiar with the Ad Preview Tool, old or new, it allows you to view ads for your keywords as they appear on Google’s search...

How to Use AdWords Negative Keywords Lists

It’s no secret that negative keywords are one of the most powerful paid search marketing tools. By weeding out undesirable search terms, negative keywords can enable you to increase CTR and ROI by driving the right, pre-qualified traffic to your site. In many...

FourSquare Adds Pages and Badges for Brands

FourSquare, the popular social check-in service has been a boon for many local businesses for some time. Local, brick-and-mortar establishments can post coupons and deals and have special rewards for those who check-in frequently. In addition, customer-generated...

HARO Connects Your Expertise with Hungry Reporters

HARO (Help A Reporter Out http://www.helpareporter.com) has already proven itself to be a great outlet for free publicity for your business or personal reputation. HARO connects busy reporters and journalist/bloggers with credible, reputable sources. As a source, you...

Are You Ready for Google Me?

A little bit of information began to leak this week about the long-rumored “Google Me” social network. Here’s what Chris Crum at webpronews.com had to say (in “‘Google Me’ is Probably Already Bigger than Facebook”): The main...

Bob Dylan via Google Instant

Yesterday I wrote “How Will Google Instant Affect AdWords Paid Search?”  as a serious examination of how the new Google Instant Search feature might alter the importance of long tail keywords and ad position. Today, let’s just enjoy the fun of...