Month: August 2009

Ashes cricket and website optimisation » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

I really love cricket. Being Scottish its one of my dark little pleasures, Stephen Fry likes cricket so I’m sure its socially acceptable these days even in Scotland. There are some strange little nuances of test cricket which mean that every optimiser should really be a follower of cricket. Cricket fans are stats mad – …


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SEO Specific Directory » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

I don’t normally care for directories – loads of crappy unrelated links jammed in a free for all stylee. But hey sometimes a nice one comes along. It is a reciprocal directory but hey you cant have everything. Just add something like : The site is listed among seo resources in the directory of seo …


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Fire Alarm Made Me Cross » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

Just to make my week back at work atfer my week on holiday so much better we get the fire alarm going off. Its freezing and my nice new laptop had to be left inside incase it was a real fire. If I find the eedjit who ran the fire alarm test and forgot tot …


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SEO, Noodles and Financial down Turns » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

As I’ve been off ill for couple of weeks I’ve been trying, mostly unsuccesfully to stay away from my PC. I did vow not to blog whilst at home – something I managed far too well for my own good I’m sure. So I’ve came back from being sick and MSN has rebranded, almost every …


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Moving from SEO to SEM to making money. » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

For a couple of weeks I feel like I need a change. Moving away more and more from concentrating on making money for other people to making money for myself. I enjoy my work whether it be online marketing consultancy here @ Mercury Thread or my full time day job @ Equator (where we have …


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