For Design, Usability and SEO Simplicity Is Key

Simplicity is key for design, usability or SEO.┬áTheir focus differs substantially yet they have one thing in common. Simplicity and simplifying the user interface aka website improves the overall performance. In SEO 2.0 we do not focus solely on search…

Mob vs Smart Mob: 7 Reasons Why StumbleUpon Traffic Is the Best Social Media Traffic

Mob vs Smart Mob: 7 Reasons Why StumbleUpon Traffic Is the Best Social Media Traffic

Do you think Reddit or Twitter and Facebook are the places to go nowadays? Never used StumbleUpon until now? You need to try StumbleUpon, both as a user and a webmaster. Users get highly relevant content that matches their preferences…

The Secret of John Chow’s Success Revealed!

As I always aim to surpass the best of the best I wondered for a while how John Chow managed to gain as much popularity on the Net. What’s the secret of his success? Well, now I finally found out!…

SEO Bullshit

SEO Bullshit

Wow! More good ranking news: I ranked #4 for SEO bullshit on Google.com for a while! My main competition was Jason Calacanis who had been cited everywhere for saying “SEO is bullshit”. Well, in times of SEO 2.0 you can…

The 7 SEO Blogs with the Funniest Names

One day I noticed on my referrers that I entered the Google.com top 100 for “seo blog”. It was a surprise! Why? It’s kind of interesting as I did not optimize for that and barely used the word “blog” on…

5 Dirty Blogging Tricks

Even in white hat SEO or blogging the SEO 2.0 way you can use some dirty tricks that will make you earn 100.000$ in 3 months your blog a little more successful. I collected 5 of them, which of course…

How Blogging Made Me Famous in Less Than 3 Weeks

The SEO 2.0 blog has made me famous after less than 3 weeks. It is of course somewhat a proof of concept. I want to practice what I preach and know myself if it and how it works. So I…

Some of the Best SEO Company Website Designs

As I mentioned earlier, great CSS design is one of the main pillars of new school SEO or SEO 2.0. Many SEO company sites still look ugly. What sense does it make to be #1 in Google when your visitors…

Be the New York Times Of Blogging

Do you read tabloids? What kind of newspapers do you read offline? Are you rather the New York Times or the New York Post type? To make the comparison more obvious: Are you rather a The Independent or The Sun…

SEO Life Guards: They Sent Beautiful Pilgrims After Me!

SEO Life Guards: They Sent Beautiful Pilgrims After Me!

This is a really tough moment for me: I just can’t disagree with beautiful women. The case is even worse as it is not only a beautiful woman I have to disagree with now, she is also a pilgrim! You…

Blog Rock & Roll

After two weeks of blogging at SEO 2.0 I already found several like minded people with outstanding blogs I have never before heard of. Some of them are pretty new, others are just too good to become well known as…

11 Examples of SEO 2.0

11 Examples of SEO 2.0

* Why explain what something is when you can give examples of it? Here is a list of SEO 2.0 examples in no particular order. Link bait done right is very SEO 2.0 Reputation management also is WordPress is as…

Quit SEO, Use WordPress

Quit SEO, Use WordPress

Before WordPress webmasters had to do “on page optimization”, they had to care for things like “search engine submission”. With WordPress they can quit SEO in those cases. Even “link building” with WordPress is not the same as before. With…

Link Bait Sucks – People Are Not Fish

Link Bait Sucks – People Are Not Fish

* OK, link bait sucks predominantly as a term but not completely as a tactic. Nonetheless there are certain aspects of link bait that really make this technique obnoxious in some cases. No wonder then, that people on social media…

The Only 5 SEO 2.0 Blogs You Need

The Only 5 SEO 2.0 Blogs You Need

* There are numerous of SEO blogs out there. Most of them stick in the past though and focus predominately on technology and meeting Google’s demands. With SEO 2.0 the world of search engine optimization has substantially changed. Only a…

DoFollow: Spread Link Love

DoFollow: Spread Link Love

* SEO 2.0 is about link love. Thus I installed the fabulous DoFollow plugin for WordPress. To prevent link rape by spammers links from one-time drive-by commenters don’t get their nofollow attribute removed. This is the perfect tool to encourage…

Top 10 SEO 2.0 Definitions

While the term SEO 2.0 is not new, those who already used it define it in various differing ways. Before I bring up my own definition of SEO 2.0 I want to create an overview of what others say. 1….

10 Reasons Why You Don’t Need to Read Matt Cutts’ Blog

First lesson of SEO 2.0: You do not need to read Matt Cutts’ blog. I never do unless someone points me to a post that in most cases just confirms what I knew, read or thought before. Why? Let me…

SEO Is Dead! Long Live SEO 2.0!

SEO Is Dead! Long Live SEO 2.0!

* SEO is dead! Long live SEO 2.0! I’m sick and tired of Search Engine Optimization. Well, many people are, you might argue. But with me, it’s different. I am a search engine optimizer myself and I won’t quit but…