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Michael Cottam
Works at Visual Itineraries
Attended Brentwood College
Lives in Bend, OR
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My client Ryan Anfuso was behind Oregon's mugshots bill...3 years ago. Now, many other states are enacting similar bills. Nice to see Oregon leading the way :-)

http://www.oregonlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2013/04/oregon_house_bill_would_keep_m.html

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Technological advancements have greatly increased connectivity for people in different locations, which makes it much easier for employees to carry out their usual job functions from the comfort of their own homes. Although telecommuting has grown in popularity, many employers require their employees to work in an office. However, that is not always
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Much prefer Moz's Related Topics, although you have to build a campaign and assign keywords etc. to use it the way it works today.
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What are the top SEO trends ? Google rolls out algorithm changes all the time. Mobile? Video? Big Data? Learn from 38 SEO Experts about latest SEO trends!
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Easily generate your redirects with the htaccess Redirects & Rewrite Generator for SEO
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OK....if you go to my website, www.michaelcottam.com, you'll see my email in the upper right corner.
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SEO consultant, founder of Visual Itineraries, father of a very smart little boy, motorcycle rider, photographer, avid traveler.
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Independent SEO consultant in Bend, Oregon.  Founder of Visual Itineraries, a service for travel agents to help show a destination, hotels, sights, etc. to a client. Co-founder of TheBigDay honeymoon registry. In my free time, I enjoy motorcycles (racing, touring, and watching MotoGP), traveling, wine-tasting, cooking, and photography.

I also have a red stag hunting website for New Zealand, and a New Zealand big game hunting website for a client.
Education
  • Brentwood College
  • McGill University
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SEO consultant
Employment
  • Visual Itineraries
    President, 2010 - present
  • OzTech
    SEO consultant, present
  • IBM Canada
  • Canadian Marconi
  • Northern Telecom
  • STEP Technology
  • Intersolv
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Bend, OR
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All over Canada - Vancouver Island - Montreal - Toronto - Portland
I had a Ferrari 360 taken here for a PPI (pre-purchase inspection). Good detail on the report, but what I really liked was the synopsis from Tyler that told me in practical terms how serious each of the issues was, and roughly what it would cost to fix. And, they managed to squeeze it in the same day--late on a Friday!
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Dave was awesome. On time to the MINUTE, got it done in just over an hour, and not a spot of ash on anything. Super nice guy too.
Public - 4 months ago
reviewed 4 months ago
So easy to work with, and very professional. Quick turnaround on all my questions, and they went above and beyond, spending literally hours on hold with the IRS to get the tax return transcripts so I didn't have to waste all that time myself.
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reviewed a year ago
Pulled pork was great. My buddy had the brisket and loved it too. Inexpensive and fast service!
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Replaced my battery quickly and inexpensively. Very cool collection of vintage clocks and watches in the shop, too--worth stopping in just to check them out.
Public - 9 months ago
reviewed 9 months ago
Great little cafe! Terrific coffee and liked their breakfast sandwich.
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Got ripped off. When I checked in, I was quoted $216/night. When I checked out, my bill showed nearly $300 + taxes. Front desk person said they couldn't help me and gave me the manager's card. I called and left a voicemail, a week later, no response, and my card got billed $344.
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