Midnight Oil Auto Blog Checks out LA Auto Show

la-autoDave Prock Director of Product Development for GateHouse Media, Inc. is in LA checking out the LA Auto Show.  Follow along with him and the Midnight Oil Auto Blog for all the latest on the Auto Show.

To find you new ride visit: Best Ride.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Website Marketing and Promotion

Website Marketing and Promotion

The terms that relate to this topic are Search Engine Marketing (SEM), the overall topic, and its cousin Search Engine Optimization (SEO) that pertains to a particular subset of SEM. In my substantial experience with website development, Website marketing and promotion and SEM, just about no other subject causes more consternation and confusion than SEM & SEO. The mere mention of this subject sends many eyeballs rolling backwards each time my lecture to editors or students begins to even approach this topic.

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Blogging for fun and profit

Blogging for fun and profit

 What is a blog?

It is important to understand what a blog is in terms of the prevailing understanding vs. your concept or definition of a blog. You should also understand blogging and web production/usability best practices and accepted standards.

For example for a blog to be included in Google News, Google requires you post five posts a week.  So if you add a new posts two or three times a month, you probably don’t have a “blog” in terms of the accepted definition.  What you may have is something more like a “column” to steal a newspaper term, but only in a blog-like format.

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Ten Tips for a Better Blog

Ten Tips for a Better Blog

How to be a better blogger and drive traffic to your blog

 

1.  Post regularly, consistently

Readers and followers of your blog will get accustomed to your timetable, stick with it, don’t disapoint you audience, or Google, for that matter.

 

2. Make your homepage a Table of Contents of your blog

Post only Titles (headlines) and short summaries, or WordPress excerpts of your posts on your homepage.  Use the “Read more” or break tags to avoid having one long post on top of another.

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Working with your Webmaster

Working with your Webmaster

Working with your webmaster, a primer on getting along with geeks that run our lives.

“There are those who know they know, there are those who know they don’t know, and then there are those who don’t know that they don’t know.”–Author Unknown

 

This article is in a PDF document.  Click here: Working With your Webmaster

 

 

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Mass Lawyers Online

Mass Lawyers Online

Massachusetts Lawyers Online

This site uses The Professional theme from Elegant Themes.  It is a mockup of a real site using RSS feeds that turn into WordPress posts.  The purpose of this site is to flip the domain, that is sell the domain for a higher price than the purchase price.

The site content is designed to bring traffic to the site to increase the value of the domain.

See: How to Flip a Domain in 5 Days

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