4 Quick Email Tips for Success!

Hello Everyone! It’s great when you enjoy working with your colleagues because it makes life more fun. While there are so many methods of communication at this point, Regardless of how much comfort you feel there are certain things to avoid when sending an email. Please enjoy these 4 quick tips for success: Don’t be […]

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To Link or Not to Link: Our Take on Crediting Sources

Should you receive credit via a do-follow link when another site quotes you or uses your content? In an ideal world, sure. But you’re not entitled to a link, according to Google. Roger Montti recently delved into this issue in his article about a Twitter conversation between Rand Fishkin, Google’s Danny Sullivan, and others in […]

Influencers, are they worth the trouble?

As much as influencer marketing seems like old hat nowadays, the industry shows no signs of slowing down. A recent Business Insider study revealed that influencer marketing ad spend is set to reach between $5 billion and $10 billion in 2022. Assuming it hits the midpoint of $7.5 billion, the five-year compound annual growth rate […]

Analytics Trends for 2019

The amount of data in the world today is a staggering 33 zettabytes as of 2018. According to IDC, that number will grow to 175 zettabytes by 2025 – an increase of 61 percent! With these enormous quantities of data at our fingertips, analytics will inevitably take on an increasingly significant role in the years […]

Anne Ahola Ward to embark upon Texas TV tour

When you’re known as “the Mother of Startups” in Silicon Valley and you literally wrote the O’Reilly book on SEO, everyone wants to know your tips for success. While others like to keep the awesome sauce a secret, our CEO Anne Ahola Ward takes to media outlets to share how you can boost your online […]

A Futurist’s Predictions for 2019

Every year I close it out by taking stock of what’s happened but also looking towards the next year. Will it be cool? Will it be weird? It seems like the time of year to start talking about what 2019 will hold for us. Please enjoy my predictions. Brands will continue to polarize As the […]

ROCKtober is almost over…

Dear friends, clients, countrymen/women, hello! October was quite a busy month for me with not one, but TWO TV appearances. It’s very important to me to keep helping spread information to the rest of the world about what happens here in Silicon Valley. I was excited to do my largest appearance yet (viewing area 2M+) […]

Influencer Trends for 2019

Once you have begun your journey of monetizing your social media, there is more work ahead to gain the best presence online. Upcoming trends are often rearing their heads, so making sure you’re in touch with what is trending is also key. To enhance your social monetization, here are some key points to learn from, […]