Affiliate Stealing Your Organic Referrals on Yahoo?

June 16, 2009

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I recently encountered this sneaky little affiliate trick using Yahoo SSP on a site I work on that drives traffic through a number of affiliates and pays them for CPA leads. If you don’t know about it, Yahoo has a somewhat unfair program that is [...]

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Facebook Suggesting Dots ( “.” ) in New Username Profile URLs – Bad or Good for SEO?

June 14, 2009

I just secured facebook.com/clairehawley as my profile url, as Facebook released this cool capability to give people an easy-to-remember url on Friday. What caught my eye, though, was that Facebook suggested I use claire.hawley or c.hawley.

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Server Response Code Fixes: How to Redirect non-www to www

June 9, 2009

This post is in response to Problem #1 in post: 4 Common Server Response Codes and 4 Problems to Fix. Seasoned SEOs get this stuff, so if you’re seasoned, skip it… but if you’re a n00b, read on for the steps to fix one of the most common issues I see on established websites.

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4 Common Server Header Response Codes and 4 Problems to Fix

June 8, 2009

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In this post, I’m going to help you identify if you have server header response code problems, and in subsequent posts, teach you how to fix them with my best attempt to use non-technical lingo. When optimizing an existing website, there are a couple of [...]

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Yes… I Know, Site Needs Work

January 14, 2009

Ok, so yeah. I call myself an SEO and think I get this “Web” thing, but my own site is riddled with SEO no-nos and not complete. Well, not complete, yet. This is kind-of my playground and since I’m busy working, so that I can play more… it’s coming along, but slowly, so please be patient.

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Clairefy.com … a New Internet Marketing Blog from Claire Hawley

December 14, 2008

Welcome to my newest blog, Clairefy… I’ve come full-circle, starting out with a broad base in Internet marketing, then becoming very specialized in SEO and now broadening that again and focusing on all aspects of Web marketing, including SEO, social media, PPC, affiliate marketing, usability and more… play on!

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