Are hashtags the new SEO?
A friend asked me an interesting question the other day: Are hashtags the new SEO? Is SEO still important?...
An introduction to my take on organic Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
You probably didn't know I've maintained an SEO (Search Engine Optimization) business ever since I was in university (even...
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Are you still sending Tweets only once – to never be seen again?
Do you spend hours of time writing and uploading updates for Twitter? Do you schedule Tweets once – to never use again? There has to be a better way. Wouldn’t a “set and forget” system save you time AND get your content to a new audience?   Tweetify stores... Read more
Need inspirational image quotes for your social media?
Today I’m sharing about one of my lesser-known side projects: MountainQuotes.com. It’s a website I’ve maintained for many years, for the sole purpose of having a place to store my favourite quotes. When I watch a movie or read a book I often find inspiring quotes, and I’ve used... Read more
How to choose a domain for your website
Your domain name is not something to be thought of lightly. Your domain name is the first thing people will see (or hear) about your website, even without ever visiting it. Careful consideration needs to go into choosing just the right domain hosting name to represent your business and... Read more
Become a Twitter celebrity

Have you ever thought that you could be a Twitter celebrity? When I once signed up for my very first Twitter account I never thought much of it – but at some point things took of for me. And as with anything, if I can do it, so you can you. Let me help you become a social media influencer.

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Are hashtags the new SEO?

Are hashtags the new SEO?

Web September 28, 2016

A friend asked me an interesting question the other day: Are hashtags the new SEO? Is SEO still important? How does social media play into all of this?

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An introduction to my take on organic Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

You probably didn’t know I’ve maintained an SEO (Search Engine Optimization) business ever since I was in university (even for me that’s been a few years now 🙂 With almost 20,000 sites submitted (!), the original service has done very well for my Dutch clients back home. However, most of my current connections don’t speak a lot of Dutch – so I’ve been working on a translated, “North-Americanized” edition of this popular, long-running SEO service.

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Online identity protection: 7 safety tips for managing your passwords
Last week I wrote a post about credit-card and identify theft, and since then many people asked me how I protect my passwords online. After all, identify theft can go beyond stealing the contents of your bank accounts or running up debts on your credit card: an identify thief could take... Read more
The hackers are coming! Make sure you’re prepared with tips to secure your website
Most people on the internet are good, honest people. However, there are some people browsing the internet who derive fun from poking around websites and finding security holes. When I checked the security logs of my photography site there were a few hundred (blocked) attempts to gain unauthorized access. You have... Read more