5 Signs My Twitter Is Hacked

  It’s 10:30 on a Tuesday night and you’re watching The Office re-runs when you get an email from one of your friends with the dreaded line “Hey man, I think your Twitter was hacked. Stop sending me pictures of cats!” Your friend got a DM (or direct message) in their Twitter account from you […]

Twitter + Google+ = Awesome?

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Back in the late 2000s, I had a coworker tell me that Twitter was basically a “time suck”. The thought back then was that the SEO activity from Google most websites enjoyed was here to stay and that was good enough. There really wasn’t a need to place budget or time into Twitter as a […]

Twitter and the Hype Cycle

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In early 2009, there was a lot of hype around micro blogging and platforms such as Twitter. The research group, Gartner, has produced a detailed report on where micro blogging falls in the hype cycle. Technologies tend to follow a cycle of adoption and Twitter is no different. While everyone in the media has jumped […]

Twitter for SEO : Relevance

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Lately I have been paying more attention to my inbound keywords in Google Analytics. I have noticed some strange keywords that I have not optimized for on site appearing in my keyword reports. Some of the keywords appearing are “West Virgina SEO”. Since I have not mentioned or optimized for West Virginia SEO terms on […]

Could Google Wave change email?

For anyone who hates reading through a long list of email chains, Wave may be the solution. Google Wave combines real time chat features, video and Twitter like conversation streams. If chat, email, and Twitter had a love child, it might look something like Wave. It will be interesting to see how Wave will impact […]