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See stats move using Gapminder February 27, 2007

Posted by pakman050 in Blogging, Business, Design, Entertainment, Information Architecture, Internet Marketing, Life, Metrics, Search Engines, Usability.
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Hans Rosling is professor of international health at Sweden’s world-renowned Karolinska Institute, and founder of Gapminder, a non-profit that brings vital global data to life.

Now Gapminder is being offered within Google tools and lets you see and create a time-lapsed view of statstics.

hot stuff! thanks JL!

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Great Video on Web 2.0 – The Machine is Us/ing Us February 8, 2007

Posted by pakman050 in Blogging, Business, Design, Entertainment, Information Architecture, Internet Marketing, Life, Metrics, Search Engines, Usability, Video.
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Web 2.0 … The Machine is Us/ing Us

A very inspiring way to describe Web 2.0 and the progression to it by Michael Wesch, Assistant Professior of Cultural Anthropology at Kansas State University.

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Link Building Strategies for the Soul January 26, 2007

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I have to say that I love Copyblogger in the way author, Brian Clark, always disseminate scomplex information and ideas in a way thats engaging and easily understood.

In a recent post, Brian talks about Link Building Strategies. Good stuff!

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Whats in a URL? January 25, 2007

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Next Generation Digital Marketing Solutions’ president and founder, Jeremi Karnell, has put out a white paper on URL Design for Campaign Effectiveness.

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Page Raking tools for all to see January 22, 2007

Posted by pakman050 in Business, Internet Marketing, Metrics, Search Engines, Websites.
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I like how sites like Webmasters United Project are making it easy to get stats for any websites. Great for competitive analysis.

Browse the web and see the page rank of all the links on a page

See the page rank of a website

If you are finding yourself asking, What is Page Rank anyway?

Desegregating SEO and SEM October 5, 2006

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Joshua Palau has an insightfull (and about time) article on how we should be closing the gaps between search engine optimization and search engine marketing.

The article, Treat Paid and Organic Search as Equals, talks about combining the “IT” function of SEO with the “marketing” function of SEM.

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Can Microsoft Compete in the Search Arena? September 13, 2006

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On Monday (interesting day to do it) Microsoft launched its seach platform. Check it out here – www.live.com.

The user experience seems cleaner than Google, but the Microsoft techie look reigns supream. Interesting see what happens when you click on the logo.

Can it complete with the mega monsters of the industry like Google & Yahoo?

Read the story at TechNewsWorld. 

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Ever thought about optimizing a pdf? September 12, 2006

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Randy, a moderator from HighRankings.com posted this summary on how to optimize a pdf document for the web. Its worth it to read the entire thread.

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What Is Page Rank And Why Do We Want It? August 22, 2006

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PageRank is Google’s way of deciding a page’s importance. It matters because it is one of the factors that determine a page’s ranking in the search results. It isn’t the only factor that Google uses to rank pages, but it is an important one.

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Johnny Titanium Does AOL Logs August 21, 2006

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Johnny “Doc Evil” from Something Aweful has two rounds of funny searches with the AOL logs (I blogged about it here).

Check out his two pages, kinda funny:

AOL Log Search Special, Part 1 

AOL Log Search Special, Part 2