Category Archives: SEO

Talent Oregon Coffee


The website for the Talent Oregon Coffee Shop called the Whistle Stop Coffee Shop is currently listed far too low by  Google’s search algorithm, below two of my posts about  the Whistle Stop Coffee Shop Talent Oregon.    Hopefully this post … Continue reading

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Twitter Outage ? Twitter down? Twitter Problems? ” Something is Technically Wrong ” message ?


Is it just me or has Twitter been down for several minutes now?   OMG Twitter is down, twitter is down!     In the early days Twitter’s uptime challenges seemed more commonplace. Part of this post is just an … Continue reading

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Auth Code Help. Authorization Code Instructions for Domain Name Transfers from Godaddy, Moniker, and more.


Skip to highlighted text below for Auth Code Instructions Even after thousands of domain name transactions over the years I’m always pulling my hair out with domain name transfer process which, like many mixtures of bureaucratic bungling and private sector … Continue reading

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KFC Coupon from Oprah


Update:   Yes, the KFC Coupon story is growing in complexity, nuance, and good old KFC chicken tastiness. OK, so this KFC Chicken post is partly an  examination of the rise of Oprah’s Online  Omnipresence, partly a helper for my fellow … Continue reading

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The Man Who Sued Google – and won $731


The following fun item came up today from Aaron, who managed to sue Google in small claims court over a Google Adwords / Adsense dispute and actually ….. won the case.  Here’s the story. Adsense expert Jennifer Slegg suggests Aaron … Continue reading

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Oregon Coast Bird Watching


This post falls squarely in the “SEO Experiments” category. We’ve had an informative but “plain jane” Oregon Coast website up for some time based on Oregon Coast magazine which is published by Northwest Travel Magazines. The site has historically ranked … Continue reading

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SES, SEO, Blogs


Blogging the conference has been a great way to test some ideas about blog ranking and watch Google struggle to bring the most relevant content into the main search (they’ve done pretty well with blog search, not so well with … Continue reading

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