Is Google a Monopoly? You Decide

While Google has definitely been immortalized as an online monopoly game thanks to the popularity of their mapping product, the debate over whether or not Google should be considered an actual monopoly is heating up. Of course, this philosophical issue has definitely...

Using SEO to Build Your Online Reputation

If you have a business with an online presence – and most companies do today – there are plenty of ways in which you can bring in more customers and boost your reputation. One of those ways is the correct use of search engine optimization (SEO), but the...

Google Puts an End to Black Hat Tactics

While the online world has been buzzing with conjecture about Google’s plans for junk articles and content farms, it sounds like J.C. Penney found out exactly how far the search engine giant will go to back up their promises of more valuable search results for their...

Popular Social Networking Is Here to Stay

Talking to friends on Facebook, Twitter and other social networking services seems to be a pretty popular and steadily increasing activity headed towards a prolific future. People are either sending a status update to their Facebook page, Tweeting what new website...

The Value of Unique Content

By regularly adding fresh, unique content to a website, a site owner can boost his or her search engine rankings, engage readers, and build a loyal following. When developing a website, the goal is usually to make it stand out from hundreds or thousands of similar...

Quality: The Overlooked Key to SEO

You may already feel inundated by offers from content writing firms. “Content is king,” they’ll remind you — and their content is some of the cheapest around. The rates for these writers can be as low as $0.006 (yes, less than a penny) per word,...