Blogging for World Domination

Blogging for World Domination

Do you remember the bad guy from the early James Bond movies? The one with the white cat? Blofeld was his name. Do you really want to become a popular blogger? You must aim for world domination! Imagine yourself to…

Quality Traffic? Treat Your Readers Like Human Beings not Numbers

Quality Traffic? Treat Your Readers Like Human Beings not Numbers

Orwellian Newspeak is everywhere nowadays. We speak about “collateral damage” “ethnic cleansing” “human resources” In search marketing we have also terms like these. You probably use them all the time! Are You Low or High Quality? Quality traffic is an…

How to Double Your Subscribers While Blogging Half as Often

How to Double Your Subscribers While Blogging Half as Often

Dear Readers! Are you still with me? Then say “Yeah!”. I can’t hear ya! Say “Yeaaah!!!”. All the ladies say “Heeeey!”. All the gents say “Ho, ho!” Why? I’m sick and tired! Not of blogging particularly. Or rather I’m sick…

15 Ways of Disagreeing with Style

15 Ways of Disagreeing with Style

“I defeat my enemies when I make them my friends” – Dalai Lama. Quite often I am subject to or part of some major disagreements and heated debates online. This is partly due to the rapid spread of my SEO…

10 Misconceptions Why SEO is Better than SMO Refuted

Some bloggers argue that conventional SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is better than SMO (Social Media Optimization) for average small businesses.   What’s the difference between search engine and social media optimization? As I do not advocate a pure either or…

After Blogging Success: New Frontiers

After Blogging Success: New Frontiers

Success as most people define it (popularity) has one disadvantage: once it’s there, you take it for granted and get bored! With social media and blogging once your content gets shared daily even when you do not publish something you…

Steampunk vs Modern SEO – Competition vs Cooperation

Steampunk vs Modern SEO – Competition vs Cooperation

Steampunk is a popular trend among what we call retro future, or future of the past. It’s very popular among the DIY crowd. Steampunk makes modern appliances look like they have been built in the 19. century or the Victorian…

With Blogging, Size Matters – If You Want Traffic

If your blog isn’t getting as many visitors as you’d like, you need a quick lesson in how people read on the Web – they don’t, they scan. With millions of posts to choose from, people are looking for the…

101 Blog Posting Ideas

101 Blog Posting Ideas

This is my post #101 on SEO 2.0. When I started this blog, I had almost no clue what to write about, just some vague ideas. In fact I thought that SEO is such a boring topic and this niche…

Do Not Read This

Do Not Read This

Reverse psychology, or getting another person to do what you want by asking for the opposite, can be a neat trick, if done well. You’re reading, right?   Examples of reverse psychology in the wild In 1975, Freddie Mercury wrote…

How I Increased my Traffic by 11259.7% in 3 Months in 10 Easy Steps

How I Increased my Traffic by 11259.7% in 3 Months in 10 Easy Steps

I was just playing around with Web analytics tools and happened to click on my Compete.com stats. There I realized that my traffic increased by 11259.7% (no mistake here) compared to a year earlier. In fact I did not believe…

Green Blogs I Can Recommend

Green Blogs I Can Recommend

* This time I choose not to bore you with my uninformed musings on a green topic. I am not an environmental activist or green blogger myself. Instead I’d rather tell you where to go to read what’s going on….

Blogging Inspiration: How to Embrace Creativity!

Blogging Inspiration: How to Embrace Creativity!

Many bloggers write about the so called “bloggers block”. It happens when a blogger just doesn’t know what to write or lacks the motivation to do it. Do you lack blogging inspiration? Truly creative people do not experience bloggers block…

Blogging Advice: How to Tell Google that You Blog

Blogging Advice: How to Tell Google that You Blog

Google is stupid. Google is not C3PO or R2D2 from Star Wars! It’s a moron. That’s why optimizing for Google is often such a tedious task. Don’t believe me? Let me explain!   Is Google God? After all it know…

Hail the Returning Visitors and Subscribers!

Hail the Returning Visitors and Subscribers!

A few months after launching this blog the biggest single visitor number of SEO 2.0 was not a social site, Google or any other referrer. My main traffic source became the “direct traffic” crowd as web analytics tools call it….

Cyber-Bullying: How to Fool the Angry Mob

Cyber-Bullying: How to Fool the Angry Mob

Have you been dealing with cyber-bullying? I have had my fair share of fights online already. Why? After all I’m white male Christian and privileged. It’s my line of work. Search engine optimizers are the new Jews or “Negroes”. People…

Must Read SEO Blogs You Might Have Missed

Must Read SEO Blogs You Might Have Missed

OK, I admit it! I read more than a few SEO blogs. There are at least several more blogs out there that are really worth a read. Check them out. Here is the list of lesser known search blogs you…

DIY SEO Resources: Use Them to Optimize Your Site Yourself

DIY SEO Resources: Use Them to Optimize Your Site Yourself

Some of you might have noticed: SEO 2.0 has has no visible ads. As I did not want to serve you spammy crap like Adsense I decided to use a minimalist no bullshit approach – I only recommend resources or…

New Categories: Blogging, Search and Internet

After blogging for a while I noticed that I write rather often about certain topics that were not reflected in my categories. Moreover as time went by I and my blog evolved. For instance when starting SEO 2.0 initially I…

The Secret of John Chow’s Success Revealed!

The Secret of John Chow’s Success Revealed!

Have you ever wondered how well known “make money online” blogger John Chow managed to gain as much popularity on the Web in the early blogging era? What’s the secret of his success? The Name Wins the Game Well, one…