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Using Digg To Get Dugg

If you play a lot in the link bait arena, you’ll know one of the most difficult things is to get Diggs without paying for them, or doing anything nefarious. The only real way to accomplish this is to be a good member of the community, have a lot of friends, and digg them on a regular basis. However, this can be quite a time sink. Luckily, I found a way to semi-automate the dirty work. Digg, in an... read more

Closed Captioning SEO

Google has now taken the voice transcribing technology they have been working on, and have applied it to a limited number of YouTube videos to create close captions. This takes the spoken word and creates text transcripts …. searchable text transcripts. In addition, they unveiled a feature called “Auto-Timing”. If you have a transcript of your video, without time codes, it matches up your... read more

Using Arkayne To Build Highly Targetted Links

Arkayne is a plugin for WordPress to show contextual links on your website. It puts you as part of a social network of people whose work you “Recommend”. If they recommend your work, and you write a relevant post to theirs, you will show up on their site as a dofollow link. Conversely, if they recommend you, you’ll show up on their site as a dofollow link. Like Twitter, you’ll need... read more

Project Freeze: The Art of Drinking from a Fire Hose

I realize that this article isn’t entirely about SEO, but one of the hardest parts about SEO is having the focus to figure out where you are and where you’re headed. Too often people get lost in statistics like link approval rate, number of links and the ever popular, “OMGZ WHAT’S MY PAGE RANK?!” To combat these problems, I’ve started a process where I take time to see... read more

How To Stop Bots From Ruining Your EPN EPC

Yesterday, I found myself excited as I saw my EPN clicks shoot past 50, then past 100, then less excited after 200, and absolutely livid after 400. I was getting scraped and they were following all of my EPN links driving my once very respectable EPC right through the floor. I made a hearty $4.00US yesterday because some stupid idiot wanted to scrape my scraped content. Here is the solution I came up with... read more
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