Which Search Engine had the best 4th of July display?

July 4th, 2008

It is always nice to see the top engines competing even for the best holiday logos.  Who do you think had the best?




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I found it strange the Live chose not to compete and that Ask went with a background like design instead of changing the logo. I failed to show the msn.com screen as it just didn’t seem worthy. I really like the flash that Yahoo decided to go with and Google always has a very creative logo idea.

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Thumbnails for Search Engines Results with Firefox

Summary: Apparently, I have been missing out.  I stumbled across this nifty little Firefox plugin while doing some research about a project I am working on.  GooglePreview returns thumbnails on the search engine result pages for both Yahoo and Google.  I decided to use Authority Directory as m

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Entrecard Suggestions

Summary: It has been a really crazy week so far with job interviews and all.  I have some suggestions for the Entrecard network and instead of contacting them, I decided to blog it for some other's feedback.  The Entrecard network can really be explosive if your willing to put some time into it ev

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CSS Image Replacement For Fixed Width Themes

Summary: Early on in my blogging career, I wrote a how to for css image replacement and today I am here to tell you that does not work for fixed width themes such as our new one.? So, it took some poking around to find out what would.? The objective here was to have our name in a h1 format for search engines

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Ok, so I am a tweet fan now

Summary: Ok, so I am finally a twitter freak. Still have not really got into it as it is my first day, but I see the social media addiction.  It actually imported a few of my hotmail contacts so I already am following some people.  It is like an instant messenger for people who don't want instant

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Spamming .edu’s will soon be a Dead Tactic

Summary: After watching another whiteboard episode about URL hijacking from seomoz.org.? I was doing some research on this thought as it is sort of new to me.? Anyway, while looking up some of the most competitive keywords suggested by Rand in one of his comments, I stumbled across this on a .edu domain. If

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Gain RSS Subscribers Using Comments On Other Blogs?

Summary: Have you ever been reading comments then clicked the author's name link to find out more about the owner?  What if this link pointed to a post related to the one you were just reading?  Could you see yourself reading it and then continuing to browse around for more related content? 

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Supplement Your Blog Traffic With Entrecard

Summary: It is time I start sharing how to the make the most of these social networks and yes Entrecard is a social network. This will be discussed in a later post. As we all know content really is the king, why you might ask?  In my theory, content is king because it provides lasting traffic from SERP

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SEO Roundup / Links For The Week (06-12-08)

Summary: The more I do roundup, the more I start to enjoy sharing some of the great post I have come across on different site and social networks. It was started as sort of a filler post for Thursdays, but I think I have decided to stick with it. I really hope people find it as enjoyable as I have started t

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PageRank Methodology

Summary: First off, everyone is to understand I don't work for Google and nobody besides them actually knows how the PageRank algorithm really works.  So this post could be made up pure fiction or facts.  On a much more serious note, the following may seem quite obvious to an experienced SEO/SEM, b

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