Tag Archives: Sponsored Post

Chicago SEO Conference “Visibility_14″ by Searchmetrics [GIVEAWAY] by @mattsouthern

This July 16 – 18, SearchMetrics hosts their Visibility_14 conference on search experience optimization. We’re giving away 10 free tickets to SEJ readers! Keep reading to find out how to get your hands on them. Visibility_14 brings together marketing and SEO professionals for a look at “Search Experience Optimization. SEO in the future moves beyond links to increase visibility via optimized content”. The conference will take place in Chicago at the W Chicago Lakeshore Hotel. It promises to be a fun and educational event where you will have the opportunity to grow your expertise and network with other professionals in your field. WIN […]

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Microsoft Kills Sponsored Post Program After Attracting Matt Cutts’ Attention

When your social media campaign attracts the attention of Google’s chief spam fighter Matt Cutts, it usually isn’t a good sign. That’s what happened after a company sought sponsored posts from bloggers to promote Internet Explorer for Microsoft.

Internet Explorer Doing Sponsored Posts: Bing & Google To Dish Out Penalties?

As I covered this morning at Search Engine Land – Will Google & Bing Penalize Microsoft Over Their Sponsored Post Campaign For Internet Explorer?
I suspect they will have to.
What happened?
Microsoft seems to have contracted SocialChorus to run a campaign to generate buzz and awareness over their new Internet Explorer. As you know, IE has been getting a pretty bad rap these days.

Will Google & Bing Penalize Microsoft Over Their Sponsored Post Campaign For Internet Explorer?

This morning, news broke that Microsoft Internet Explorer is getting help from SocialChorus to build more awareness for the aging browser by way of sponsored posts. Michael Arrington posted on his site an email from the company, soliciting him into this paid blog post campaign. The campaign…



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Sold Out: June 13 Searchmetrics x SEJ Executive Marketing Conference [EVENT] by @itsduhnise

I’m pleased to announce that our executive marketing conference with a really long name :) “SEO, Content Marketing and Analytics: The 3 Pillars of Online Marketing Success” reached full capacity last week. We’ve partnered with the amazing folks at Searchmetrics to put on a fully catered day of sessions, networking and a little fun this Friday, June 13. Our joint team has been planning, strategizing and scheming for months! We’re so excited to have bagged such notable speakers. And I’m calling it now: The “Ask Me Anything” panel is going to be a little crazy. Just saying. The venue is the Hotel […]

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