Google is rumored to be willing to help finance the purchase of Yahoo, which raises questions of what Googles ulterior motive might be. Bruce, Jessica and Virginia discuss.
Julie Joyce, co-founder of link building and social media marketing company Link Fish Media, Link Week columnist at Search Engine Land and blogger at SEO Chicks, talks about tactics for link building on a budget, the lasting effect of a good reputation, and how to deal with the long life cycle of link building when clients expect results.
Then Aaron, Jessica and Virginia look at the ongoing tech war between the Webs superpowers: Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple.
Links are crucial to the Web economy today, conducting traffic, visibility, and trust to sites and pages. Bruce, Susan and Virginia start by considering link marketing, not only as it contributes to SEO, but also as it fits into overarching marketing goals.
Eric Ward, a link marketing specialist with a reputation as Link Moses, joins Virginia to talk about link building in 2010.
Susan, Virginia and SEO analyst Maryann Robbins talks about the SEO communitys priorities, based on the results of an informal survey on the Bruce Clay blog.
Learn Link Building Tactics and Best Practices and how vital link building is to an Internet marketing campaign.
Plus, Link building expert Todd Malicoat, aka Stuntdubl, talks to Virginia about his recommendations for link development.
State of spam in search and social marketing, from social media to link building, plus guest Bruce Clay Inc Senior Analyst Scott Polk talks to Virginia about how spam affects the social media space and link building efforts.
Discussing link building best practices plus keeping in mind proper decorum when searching for linking opportunities, plus Virginia talks to two members of Bruce Clay Japan, Inc. about the Asian demand for SEO and SEM services. Harry Miyamachi, CEO, and Yoshi Akari, Strategic Planner, discuss the trade between and online transactions within Asian countries including China, Japan, Korea and India.