Month: July 2008

Social Networking – What is it good for? » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

I’ve spent an age avoiding getting involved in Social Networking of any real note. I’ve always contributed to forums, stuck comments on blogs and wasted time on newsgroups. But recently I’ve been messing around researching what these Social Network things can do for me. The results have been surprising. Social Network – Ning At Ning …


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Optimised Website Design Services in Falkirk, Scotland UK

Mercury Thread provide web site design and web development services to companies throughout the United Kingdom. All our web site designs are conducted to exacting services that will ensure that not only is your site design of a high quality but that the web site coding conforms to W3 guidelines and is fully spiderable. Search …


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Free Betting Online – Client of Mercury Thread Internet Marketing

Client Information We were involved with trouble-shooting the blog at Free Betting Online in 2007. Helping to increase seeding and visibility of posts within the news and blog search engines. Link to Website www.freebettingonline.co.uk Services Delivered Blogging Search Engine Optimisation


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When Internet Marketing goes wrong : Virgin Trains » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

You have to always be in control of your internet marketing – and have partners/agencies working for you who actually know what they’re doing. At xmas I thought I’d hooked myself an x-box 360 dirt cheap over on the Tesco website – the company doing their online pricing cocked it up seriously underpriced it and …


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Link Day Number 1 » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

These are the palces we’re currently features and folks we wanted to send some links out to. A Big Shout Out Hobo Web – if you’re looking for stuff about SEO then have a look at the blog well worth the effort North South Media – These guys are doing some cool online marketing things …


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SezWho Plugin for WordPress » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

As I’m still getting to grips with which WordPress Plugins I’m putting them in -> testing them -> deciding whether to keep them or not. The one that I’m loving at the moment is the SezWho Plugin. I found it over at Andy Beards blog on his comments and decided to use/pinch the idea. What …


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MercuryThread and the Internet Marketing Journal UK » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

In every project I work on the first step is to silo everything out so that I can work in managable chunks. Whether than be keyword groups in SEO, case study led development or developing affiliate content. Every goal needs to be broken down into small enough pieces to allow for flexibility and control. Duly …


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SEO Cheat Sheets and Guides » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

This week I’ve been searching for some good cheat sheets to decorate my office with – and there was only so long I could stare into a picture of a New York Skyline. And during this week I’d decided that if Dick Dastardly and Mutley had used cheat sheets they would probably have caught the …


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Affiliate Networks dont work hard enough for merchants » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

I’m getting constantly fed up with affiliate networks doing very little to help merchants protect their brand. Be honest – would you in their shoes. For every sale that an affilate network member makes the network gets a comission. So why should they protect the brands – more sale means more money in the bank! …


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Why on Earth is the Google Hompage Black? » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

One of the most consistent things in modern life is the Google interface. Every so often they tweak it here and tweak it there but its always a Google logo with a search box on a white background. They’ve decided to highlight an energy conservation project called “Earth Hour” – where people are supposed to …


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