Category Archives: Local Search

The Future: Seen Through Google Glasses.

There’s already a lot of buzz going on about the coming release from the “Google X” office. Some of the theories floating around about what kind of technology will eventually be implemented into these “Google Glasses” and the possible ramifications they could have on society are nothing less than profound. I am both excited and scared...

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SMX West Presentation about Onsite SEO + An Interview!

I had the pleasure to speak on the Hardcore Local Tactics session at SMX West a couple weeks ago and wanted to post my slidedeck. There are some gems in it so please enjoy…   Onsite Local Search Tatics For Conversion and Ranking View more PowerPoint from niftymarketing Also, I was interviewed by Eddie Bluff...

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Star Wars and SEO

I remember the first time I ever saw the opening crawl to Star Wars: Episode IV – the music was grand, the words were hard for me to understand (I was five) but from that opening brass swell to the very last low-budget circle wipe I was hooked. Princess Leia was going to marry me...

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5 Reasons to Microsite for ORM

Wikipedia’s definition of a microsite describes it as a 1-7 page site that likely has its own domain name…. etc, etc. you get the idea. A small site for a specific purpose. But why not just make a page or few pages on the main site that has the same information. Often, online reputation management...

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Responsive | What does it mean for the SEO?

In sitting down to write this blog I realize that I don’t know the first thing about how to write a blog. I find myself in the same position that I found myself almost a year ago when I first ventured into the world of SEO (search engine optimization) and discovered a passion for things...

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SMX Advanced

Thanks for stopping by the site. The slide deck  and the data used for the Nifty Report are found below. You can follow me on twitter at http://twitter.com/niftymarketing   Data Set – Nifty Research   SMX Advanced 2011 – Hardcore Local Search Tactics View more presentations from niftymarketing    

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A Newbie’s First Time At Pubcon

Over the past couple years, I have notice somewhat of a “holy migration” for search marketers to a few select conferences around the world. Each time I get the itch to be part of it. But until this past week, I just sat on the sidelines and watched the live blog + twitter stream from...

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