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Get beyond just blogging people. It isn't about who can publish more content or how fast it can be produced. It is about strategy.

Take a read. Thought provoking stuff from +Joel Klettke (as always).
While the blog is a friendly old standby and a great tool, it’s not the only one in your tool kit. As the content arms race ramps up, there is still an advantage to be had for businesses who think outside the confines of blogging and invest their time into different mediums, formats and approaches.
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Troubles identifying keyword opportunities? 
So, SEO is DEAD. Yeah freaking right! But, there are a lot of solid considerations that force those of us who self-identify as SEO’s to take a closer look at what we’re really doing… One thing is for damn sure, now is not the time to give up on search rankings, and for one big reason …
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Outside of hotdog eating contests, you are correct sir.
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Validation is a piece to the CRO pie.

Want to increase your conversion rates? Validation and trust are key. Testimonials help validate your brand, but how are you presenting them to your visitors?

This is a great read.
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“If you’re not part of the solution, you’re part of the problem.”

Tis a great read from the infamous +Joel Klettke. 
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Appreciate it, Sir Kovis.
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This post mentions +Nick Eubanks and the Ghostbusters. Who cares about the actual topic? Kidding... Kidding about the "who cares" part. Worth reading.
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Hey +Michael J. Kovis Thanks for sharing, this was a lot of fun to particpate in and +Dustin Verburg did a real nice job with the post.
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Just because you state that you "have been practicing SEO since before most people even heard of Google" doesn't mean you're good at it...

It really doesn't... Sadly, not enough people out there realize this.
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Well then I quit
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A little something, something from the +Joel Klettke himself. Fantastic read for anyone in the marketing industry.

If you still approach SEO with tunnel vision to simply get a site/page/URL to rank for a search query, then you DEFINITELY must read this.

"The opportunity to change is there, and lord knows there's no shortage of advice."
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My buddy +AJ Kohn sells "Stone Soup". Do you?

This is another one of his fantastic analogies and quite worthy of consuming the next 10 minutes of your life.
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Thank you so much for sharing this! I knew Stone Soup from Sesame street when I was a kid. AJ is right on the money with this analogy.
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Myself and 39 other talented digital marketers shared our biggest fears in the evolving landscape of SEO with +Henley Wing on +BuzzSumo. Definitely worth the read!
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+Anthony Pensabene, aka The Muse, interviews +Jon Cooper of +Point Blank SEO on LinkBuilding.TV.

On a side note, now the Mizzou is in the SEC I can no longer remain friends with Jon during Mizzou/Florida games.
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And so it begins +Jon Cooper. Wait a second... I distinctly remember the Gators losing at Mizzou in basketball a few months ago. There are no freebies.
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Digital Marketer, SEO & Web Developer
  • jWeb Media
    Search Marketing Director, 2013 - present
  • Evolve Digital Labs
    Director of SEO, 2013 - 2013
  • eQuoteMD
    Chief Web Officer, 2010 - 2013
  • The Keane Insurance Group
    Web & SEO Manager, 2010 - 2013
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I develops things on the internetz and then SEO'z them.
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