I help companies thrive online by creating better solutions for users. I’m intensely passionate about search, social, and mobile. Currently web strategist at Forbes where I focus on search marketing, social media, web analytics, mobile web development, and other initiatives that generate traffic to forbes.com. In January 2014 our audience grew to 65 million monthly unique […]
When it comes to surprises, leave it to the crazy Russians. Oligarch Roman Abramovich, the man who bought a football club Chelsea and went on a shopping spree to get the best players to make it one of the best in Europe, shocks everyone with the surprise arrival of Eclipse […]
There’s been criticism of the role social media played in spreading misinformation about the events in Boston last week. Journalists have come under fire after breaking events like this one and Hurricane Sandy for tweeting/RTing rumors and unconfirmed reports. It’s wise to think of your Twitter account as an extension […]
Back in December, Google News was granted its second continuation patent in ten years, giving the layman some insight into the search giant’s algorithm, and how it chooses which articles to feature. This news was reported favorably a few months later in outlets like Computerworld and The Nation, who singled out parts of […]
Traditionally, news readers first picked a publication and then looked for headlines that interest them. Google changed that process with its computer-generated Google News site. Google News aggregates headlines from many news sources, groups similar stories together and displays them according to each reader’s personalized interests.
AUTHOR RANK IN A NUTSHELL A while back Google struck upon the idea that in order to ensure search results were of the highest quality content, they’d need to figure out a way to accurately rate and rank the people actually producing the results. It’s only through the advent of […]
ENGAGE 1. Post rich, engaging content You should try to post on your page at least 2-3 times a week if not once a day. G+ offers a variety of ways to engage with your audience such as, videos, photos, polls, and open-ended questions accompanying each post to create a […]
Here are 50 Forbes staff writers and links to their profiles on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+. Check back as I continue to update and add more writers and more options to follow them.
On average, 8 out of 10 people will read your headline, but only 2 will click to read the rest. A good headline can make all the difference. Top 5 Tips To Make Readers Click Top 5 Pitfalls: How you’re sabotaging yourself Click Count Case studies: Before-and-after traffic analyses Beat […]