Monthly Archives: June 2009

Corvette Birthday Satisfaction

My birthday is coming soon. Last year, I rented a Corvette from Hertz. It’s cheaper to rent from a nearby hotel than to get it at LAX, so I went to the LAX Marriot. I reserved it for 10am and … Continue reading

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Small Business SEO – Sea Glass Jewelry – Email

Deborah is going at her business full force. She had a “house party” on Saturday, where she got to present her jewelry. She got a few custom orders and sold a few pieces. She pushed her web site. People asked … Continue reading

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Small Business SEO – Sea Glass Jewelry – Domain Names and SEO

One more thing that I forgot to talk to Deborah about, when we met, is her domain name. She registered, set up and used, http://www.mermaidspurse.us. That’s cool because it’s her business name. I really wanted to get the keyword phrase … Continue reading

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Small Business SEO – Sea Glass Jewelry – Ground Zero

My wife and I met with Deborah, who creates sea glass jewelry at mermaidspurse.us. I posted about the research I did for her site below. I found the keywords and the competitors and decided what we should target. Once again, … Continue reading

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Small Business SEO – Wedding Flowers, Venues, and Page Rank

I just talked with Richard, a client that I’ve had for years, who happens to be an old friend. We met over chicken enchiladas at the Elks Club. He and his wife do wedding flowers at flowerart.biz. Their flowers are … Continue reading

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Small Business SEO – Sea Glass Jewelry- Keywords and Competition

I haven’t gotten her approval quite yet, but I really want to help a friend promote her sea glass jewelry site. She does killer, beautiful jewelry made from glass that’s been rolled around in the ocean for a while to … Continue reading

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Small Business SEO – Sea Glass Jewelry- Keywords and Competition – Part 2

Why Do They Rank So High? Why are these ranked so high? Let’s use Yahoo’s Site Explorer to investigate them. We want to know how many pages and internal links they have on their site and how many people link … Continue reading

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How To Make Money On The Internet!

I have actually been making pretty good money for years on the www.survivor.com site. If you have a fan site that you want to improve, I can walk you through how I did it over there. That site pays my … Continue reading

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gapingvoid: twenty five years

But part of me also knows that, had it gone more smoothly, more quickly, I probably wouldn’t have ended up somewhere NEARLY as interesting. Everybody pays full price for being who they are. Only the interest rate fluctuates. Read the … Continue reading

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Now if only I could quit being such procrastinator…

I recently got an email from a client/friend who I have been helping with a web site. They made what I think is a profound statement: Now if only I could quit being such procrastinator I could really get some … Continue reading

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