HTTPS: Do I need to switch from HTTP?

What are HTTPS and HTTP? HTTPS is the secure version of HTTP. Everyone on the web wants to be found. Search Marketers exist to help websites get found through a range of methods including better search rankings in Google. Image credit SearchEngineLand Many focus on the technical aspects of hunting down the hundreds of algorithm factors
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Boston WordPress Meetup in April

As a member of a recent WordPress Meetup panel, we were asked what new capabilities or solutions we were most looking forward to from WordPress.  The question did not produce much in the way of a response as I recall. I circled back to this question later in the meeting with an answer.  Possibly not
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LaunchCamp Boston 2010 Search Presentation

February 5th, 2010 the following presentation was offered to an engaged audience of entrepreneurs at LaunchCamp Boston. The presentation covers four major areas Domain Names How to Choose How to Register How to Retain Why use WordPress for a website (even without a blog) SEO Key Word Research Local SEO Directories Citations and Links Website
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Google’s First Meetup in Boston – Cambridge really

If you are reading this to learn Google secrets, there aren’t any here.  If you are interested in learning about the flavor of the March, 2009 Google Meetup in Cambridge and some of the people I ran across, read on. 567 Massachusetts Avenue – The Enormous Room Lovely space for a meetup.  Long room with
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Optimizing Your WebSite: Focus on Visitors or Google ?

Nick Gerner gave an enthusiastic presentation, Tuesday night at SEMNE in Providence RI, about the underpinnings of search technology and SEOMoz’s new LinkScape tool. Here is a simple example to illustrate a fundamental point: 1) Search Engineers – they create the search algorithms 2) Search Algorithms – are constructed to provide the searcher with relevant
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eBusiness Symposium 2008 Presentation

Friday, October 3rd, I offered this presentation to an audience of over 100 eager business owners.  I am very grateful for the positive response and appreciation that was generously shared. The slides walk through a process for developing a new website and concludes with a revealing design revision series. Your small biz website: Light the
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