Month: May 2008

Internet Marketing Blog » Mercury Thread Blog now Live

Well I’ve finally succumbed to having a blog over here at Mercury Thread. As part of our recent revamp we’ve been writing new content for the site, getting a new design and working harder than ever to develop a website which we’re pleased with. In the past couple of months I’ve not really had a …


Internet Marketing Blog » Can Search Engine Optimisation Endanger your Online Business?

Recently there has been a lot of bits and pieces kicking around online about how dangerous Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) can be for online businesses. One of the major stories driving this is that American Express are no longer going to be using Search Engine Optimisation. White Hats, Black Hats and Hogwarts School of Wizardry …


Internet Marketing Blog » WordPress not pinging

I’ve spent the last couple of hours trying to work out why in the name of all that is holy my blog aint pinging services such as pingomatic and pingoat. And after a little while I found that my problem was that my hosting company had SafeMode turned On. Apparently the outgoing request file was …