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Quick Chat with Mark Cuban on Net Neutrality

It’s been a little over 2 years since one of my business idols replied to a question of mine during their Reddit AMA and I recoiled in horror to what I read. Mark Cuban, internet mogul, NBA team owner, and all-around maverick – wanted to do away with the concept of Net Neutrality. In that…

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Link Building Is Hard

Some CEOs, CMOs, Managers, or Clients think you can just snap your fingers and make links. Maybe pre-Penguin you could, even if you felt dirty doing it, snap your fingers and create hundreds or thousands of anchor text rich links. You could buy links on a PBN or even got real shady and paid some…

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Ello vs. Facebook and Twitter

Are you on Ello? Add me as a friend here: https://ello.co/joeyoungblood EDIT: I missed a very important difference. Currently Ello’s feeds do not update themselves. Unlike Facebook and Twitter you have to refresh your page to see any new feed updates. Ello is a new social network currently undergoing a boom thanks to some unhappy…

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The Verge Makes A Merge & An SEO Fail

EDIT: The error appears to be fixed, but The Verge never replied to any of my attempts to contact them about this. Hopefully they fixed it in time. Popular online news website The Verge announced via social media today that they were merging their mobile and tablet versions of the site into a new, responsive…

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You’re Sharing the Wrong Content on LinkedIn

It seems almost every new post about social media marketing these days seeks to highlight LinkedIn as one of the most valuable for businesses, especially those in the B2B arena. LinkedIn has many of the same mechanics of other social networks with a few distinct differences. One of the similarities LinkedIn has is the ability…

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Google is Cheating DailyMotion in SERPs and Here’s How

Yesterday Giuseppe de Martino, the President of DailyMotion.com, told the UK newspaper The Independent that Google is cheating in search in order to promote YouTube over DailyMotion. Having been in the video hosting industry from 2006 – 2013 and knowing the complexities of the space from a digital marketing and SEO perspective as well as…