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Retarded Tests!

Retarded Tests!

That’s right! I said it: RETARDED TESTS! This is an example of a somewhat more controversial piece of social media. You must carefully consider just how controversial you want your social media marketing strategy to be at the out set. Controversial topics tend to generate LOTS of buzz and conversation. But some things can be too risqué  for different businesses. […]

Dealer SEO – A Few Words about Keywords

Dealer SEO – A Few Words about Keywords

Keyword Generation Keyword generation is one of the most important components of a successful SEO campaign. All keywords are NOT created equally. Some keywords are easier to rank for than others and some require more than just a proficient level of skill to rank for – they require alliances! Sounds like a new survivor episode right? Broad or “short tail” […]

Online Marketing: The Website Pt. 2 – Build your House

Online Marketing: The Website Pt. 2 – Build your House

So you’ve accepted that your foundation was broken and now you’ve got a new one (see Online Marketing: The Website Pt.1 before you proceed). Great! You’ve got the right team or the best website provider in the biz, a STRONG foundation right? Now what? Time to begin building your house! Like all houses, you need to start with a floor and […]

Want to be “socially” smarter? Here’s 8 Topics to Help!

Want to be “socially” smarter? Here’s 8 Topics to Help!

This article is another fine example of content that will get a lot of “socialtraction“. It is already popular on digg.com and will continue to get thousands of page views. The original article was posted on July 28, 2010 by lanceivar of COED Magazine. Please comment and REMEMBER: There are NO stupid questions! Bonus points to anyone who can tell […]

Ready? On your mark… Get set… SEO!

Ready? On your mark… Get set… SEO!

Getting started with search engine optimization can seem a daunting task. You’re starting with nothing and you know you need to build pages of content and links, etc. But this is the part where you don’t look at the big picture. When I began, I was still selling cars in the dealership and trying to do web design and learn […]

Online Marketing: The Website Pt. 1 – A Look into YOUR Virtual Business

Online Marketing: The Website Pt. 1 – A Look into YOUR Virtual Business

The Website Oooooh. Sends chills down your spine right? LOL OK so we’re not talking about the most emotionally inspiring topic, but it is quite possibly the most important. A lot of people view the website as the beginning – where it all starts. But really it is quite the opposite. This is where is all ends, if you’re doing […]

Example of Social Media Gold: Do you think this kid misses his cell phone?

Example of Social Media Gold: Do you think this kid misses his cell phone?

This is precisely the kind of content you should be posting on your social media pages. It is interesting, fun and engaging — it gets people talking and that is the goal, period. I know, you want to sell stuff, get them talking and coming back for more and they’ll be coming in and buying your widgets.

SEO – a brief history

SEO – a brief history

Search engine optimization is the process of setting up a website so that it ranks well for specific keywords with in the SERP (Search Engine Results Page) of the major search engines (Google, Yahoo, Bing, etc). Unlike search engine marketing (SEM), also called PPC (pay-per-click) which requires that you pay for every click sent to your website from a search […]

Online Marketing – The broad strokes…

Online Marketing – The broad strokes…

The Broad Strokes Online Marketing… Its a really broad term. How is it different than SEO or SEM or Social Media or Digital Marketing etc? Online Marketing is the game plan. It’s the coaches playbook. Its the summation of all those other components used as part of your strategy to generate leads or traffic or phone calls or clicks or […]

Social Media Marketing Made… by a Monkey?

Social Media Marketing Made… by a Monkey?

If you get why the title is what it is, then you’re a natural. But if you’re scratching your head thinking, “WTF does this have to do with anything?” then you’ve come to the right place! Social Media Marketing is so far a departure from traditional marketing that it bears virtually no resemblance whatsoever! In fact, if you’re “doing” social […]

Automotive SEO – Wikistyle!

Automotive SEO – Wikistyle!

Why Wikimotive SEO? Welcome to Wikimotive.net. I created Wikimotive for two primary reasons. To offer my services as an industry expert because I realize that, while I can take the time to teach you proper SEO techniques, many professionals simply do not have the time necessary to get the results they are looking for. On the other hand, I remember […]