The Head of The Google’s Webspam Team Has Announced The Death of The Guest Post

* Photo by Alan Bruce / CC BY 2.0 Matt Cutts has finally gotten tired of getting spammy guest post requests because he blew up on his blog today with the claim that “guest blogging is done.” That’s quite the announcement! Matt goes on to say “Given how spammy it’s become, I’d expect Google’s webspam […]

How to Add the Creative Commons Search Bar to Firefox 4

I use CreativeCommons.org all the time to find legal and free images for my articles, so I was extremely disappointed to find that CC Search was removed from the drop-down search bar in Firefox 4. And it’s also not listed in the Search Tools section as an Add-on. I thought it was gone, but it […]

Review of Guy Kawasaki’s New Book, Enchantment

A couple of months ago (June 2013) I received an email from Guy Kawasaki asking if I had an interest in getting a free copy of his book Enchantment: The Art of Changing Hearts, Minds and Actions. He sent out the request to registered users of his Alltop.com website, an awesome website by the way. […]

How You Can Get Your Hands on a Chrome Notebook

Google just announced their new Google Chrome OS earlier today and from what I’ve seen so far, this is going to be totally awesome. An all online-only notebook is sweet because it’s going to make setup and computer maintenance so much easier. I have a feeling it’s going to feel a bit limited at first, […]

How to Compare Two Lists in Excel

Knowing how to compare data from two different columns in Excel using the VLOOKUP feature is something that can be super useful for internet marketers or anyone who deals with data regularly. The other day I did some competitive research to gather backlink data from various websites, many of which had backlinks from sites I’ve […]

Google Halloween 2009 Logos

Did you check out the cool Halloween logo Google put up this year? It seems simple at first, but if you click on it, you’ll get some fun results. Ooohhh, more candy! Even more candy?!?!! Awwwww, candy all gone… …and there’s your Halloween 2009 search results. And if you check out their robots.txt file at […]