Recognizing A Bad SEO Company

If an SEO company makes particular promises or claims, you should be wary. Apart from that, there are other things that can make an SEO company bad and not worth working with. Below are some guidelines to avoid scams or mediocre services from second-rate SEO agencies. Trial Services For Free. A number of companies will offer

DMOZ: #1 Directory of All Times

A few years ago if you would have whispered DMOZ in someone's ear, they would have thought you were crazy. Today the human edited directory over at, called the 'Open Directory Project', or ODP, and its dead link crushing robot called Robozilla, powers the results of over 200 search engines and directories. Some

How to Measure the ROI of your Social Media Campaign

Being social media savvy when it comes to public relations is one thing, but actually being able to gauge the effects your campaign is having on the marketplace is another thing entirely. There are a few tried and true methods for measuring your Return on Investment (ROI) so that will help you decide if

What is Applied Linguistics

A lot of people are somewhat curious about what is applied linguistics. Though the are term is usually associated with the science and the particular areas such as TESOL, TESL, TEFT etc., the language itself can appear to get applied to the whole variety of things. These can be the very basic ideas of the

Robots, Spiders, Worms and Crawlers

[caption id= align=alignleft width=225] Internet spider explained[/caption] All major search engines send out a little program called a 'spider' to index your pages. Some search engines use them to 'index' your entire site, some just 1 or 2 pages. Spiders take a 'snapshot' of your page, and determine what your page is about by looking