I was sent a Yellow Pages promo piece during the week by a viewer. I was amazed that Yellow Pages are promoting that their sites can now be crawled by Google and that this will somehow help your business. To me it read like a desperate attempt to try and win back some revenue from […]

Well it seems the National Australia Bank is unrepentant when it comes to them placing commercial comments on blogs. It can be very tempting when you see an online community that matches your demographic to wade in are start selling your wares. Don’t. It’s just rude. It’s like walking into someone’s party in a park […]

If you are looking for Trainee Jobs, Search Marketing is the fastest growing online industry. We are currently looking for Trainees who want a career in search marketing. Junior Systems Administrator This is an exciting and varied position for someone with a passion for everything “Networky”.You will probably be the family nerd that everyone calls […]

Google make recommendations about SEOs at http://www.google.com/support/webmasters/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=35291, below are the basics and where we stand with that. Basic Idea Google Say Stew Art Media P/L say SPAM Be wary of SEO firms and web consultants or agencies that send you email out of the blue. You’ll need to subscribe to get an email from us. […]

We have so much business coming in it’s getting difficult to find time to devote to the workshops. I know I’ve said it before but I mean it this time. The Melbourne workshop below is the last one I will be running. So if you want 1/2 a day of learning how to get to […]

Our first SEO Course for 2008 is scheduled for Feb 21st at the Australian Institute of Management. We have an Early Bird booking special for the first time. If you book before 1st of Feb you will enjoy a $100 discount! KEWL HUH? Anyway here a few comments from people whom we have helped previously. Here […]

Regular readers here will know that I have made a couple of half arsed attempts to rank for the phrase Advertising Agency. The reason that I thought I would have a go is because most business owners would think that their Advertising Agency should be their first port of call when looking at online strategies. […]

Advertising Agencies are unlikely to be able to help you with your search engine optimisation. Many of them do handle PPC campaigns but when it comes to SEO they really do not have the skill set. There are exceptions of course! Advertising Agencies tend to specialise in the creative areas when it comes to reaching […]

At the moment I am ranking no.1 for “US election videos” so I thought I would list the most popular ones here for people looking for them. I’ll get back to the Australian Federal Election soon 🙂 Ok so the absolute stand out winner of US election videos is.. drum roll please… Republican candidate Ron […]

I am starting to get hits on US Election videos so I thought I would add to my weird findings below. I intend to have a similar analysis complete on Aussie candidates next week. The Australian politicians have pretty much buggered up their online campaigns. Here is what I find fascinating as described in my […]