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How to Remove Negative Information About Yourself

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What happens when someone googles your name or your companies name? These days more and more people are using the Internet to perform their own “background checks”. If negative, embarrassing, or bad information comes up when your name is googled it could really hurt you and your business. Don’t you wish that this negative information […]

Creating Your Own Free Flash Website With An Online Website Builder

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If you would like to create your own flash website but don’t know how to use the (Macromedia) Adobe Flash program, you can use our online free flash sitebuilder tool. Visit the sitebuilder here: Sitebuilders are great because they help the average person to create a website without having to know html or any programming […]

Free Blog Update Notifications

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I ran across Google Alerts today. Google Alerts are email updates of the latest relevant Google search results (web, news, blogs, etc.) based on your choice of query or topic.
As an example, you can get automatic email updates of when we update our blog with new posts by visiting the following url:
Just add in your […]

How to Check Your Websites Page Rank

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Google’s Pagerank is designed to allocate authority or weight to individual web pages. Pagerank is updated about 4 times a year and the formula is secret.
The higher your web page’s pagerank the more authorative your website is being seen by the Google Search Engine. A website’s pagerank can be from 0 to 10 based on […]

How to Block Low Paying Ads with the Adsense Preview Tool

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Have you noticed that your cost per click has gone down recently? Well, you may be displaying ads for low paying advertisers. If you wonder how to spot low paying advertisers, read on…
The AdSense Preview Tool allows you to check the destination of ads on your page without the risk of invalid clicks. Clicks and […]

How to Tell if Your Blog Post has been Indexed

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You’ve just written a brilliant blog post and now all you have to do is wait for the post to be indexed by search engines. Below you’ll find a few methods that you can use to check and see if your blog post has been indexed by Google:
Go to http://blogsearch.google.com/. In the search box, type […]

Alphabet Photography

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I ran across the coolest website today and I had to tell you guys about it. It’s called Alphabet Photography and offers personalized name art. You can type in your name,  click “create” and the program will combine several different sepia-toned photographs and spell your name out.
The photographs will contain pictures of buildings, metals, glass, things you […]

Google Search Engine Penalties

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Have you noticed a significant decrease in the amount of your website’s traffic? Have you seen that there are much less website surfers coming from the Google Search Engine?
This may be a temporary thing as search engine rankings fluctuate on a daily basis. If the problem continues, you may have been hit with a search engine […]

Adsense Urban Legends

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Do you ever hear other webmasters making these weird, almost unbelieveable statements about the Google Adsense program that sound ridiculous?  But then when you think about it, you don’t know if they are right or not? After all, any thing is possible!  Truth be told, below are some of the more common Adsense Urban Legends that have been […]

What To Do With Keywords

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Keywords help search engines index your website’s page so that web surfers can find what it is they are looking for. Keywords are a brief description of what your page about. A keyword can also contain a phrase. For example some of my website’s keywords would be “memphis web design” or “professional web design”. When […]