A common refrain heard at successful companies today is, “It’s so tough to find good people!” But is it?
If you picked up a Sunday edition of the Chicago Tribune 25 years ago, you would see 54 pages (yes, 54 pages) of Want Ads. Looking for a job? Or have a position that needs to be filled? The local newspaper was the place to be! Continue reading
Have you ever been annoyed by an advertisement on the computer? I know that I have. And that is why, over the past few years, ad blockers have become more and more common. For example, I use Google Chrome as my browser of choice and on my personal computer I have a Google’s AdBlock extension activated to help prevent some of these annoying ads. Continue reading
Mobilegeddon is here! When Google announced they were making a large change to their algorithms that would make mobile-friendly websites perform better on search results, for some, it seemed as if the world had ended. Continue reading
The short answer is “yes … but.” I know – there’s always a “but”.
Using social media as a means to drive your website’s search results through Google, Yahoo and other common search engines is still in its relative infancy. And by that, I mean that it’s not yet one of the core ranking factors – like say writing great content or link-building with credible sources. However, this could be changing. Continue reading