Archive for June, 2010

CliffsNotes for Web Writing and Editing

June 29, 2010

When compared with traditional print writing,  internet grammar and usage is full of “exceptions to the rule”. This can prove intimidating whether or not you feel you possess adequate writing skills. Thankfully, we now have a reference guide. Yahoo! is set to release “The Yahoo! Style Guide”; it will be available in print as well [...]

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Fire Up Your Sales this 4th of July!

June 22, 2010

You know summer is in full swing when the mercury is soaring, kids are out of school and the 4th of July is just around the corner. The holiday weekend has traditionally been known for widespread retail sales – have you ever tried implementing a holiday sale in your store? KingWebmaster’s Promo Manager makes it [...]

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IRCE and Yahoo!Summit Wrap-up

June 17, 2010

We had a great time meeting new friends and catching up with old ones. If you didn’t get a chance to attend the IRCR or Yahoo! Summit in Chicago, Yahoo! is holding another Summit in Santa Clara California on September 13th and 14th. KingWebmaster will also be attending that event. For an in depth look [...]

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5 Ways to Deal with the Mayday Update

June 16, 2010

Sometime at the end of April-beginning of May, Google made an algorithmic change that affected long tail queries.  Goggle makes changes on a daily basis that largely go unnoticed; exactly the point. If they updated infrequently, it would undoubtedly cause widespread chaos. This change certainly has everyone’s attention.  Matt Cutts, who heads Google’s Web Spam [...]

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Fear is a Four Letter Word

June 9, 2010

How often do you wait to make a change until everything seems perfect? Or, maybe you agonize over the decision forever- running over all possible scenarios while delaying the inevitable. So why would some of us rather jump off a cliff-into shark infested waters than shake up the status quo? We all have goals and [...]

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Change or Regret?

June 4, 2010

Last summer I was fortunate enough to have my closest friends travel from all over the country to attend my wedding. The next evening, we all went to a baseball game where our home team lost miserably. With the star pitcher on the mound and about 20 of our closest friends there to share our [...]

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