Month: December 2009

SEO Spammers beware » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

Remind me not to send unsolicited spam link exchange requests to pageoneresults website. I’d seen a link in his twitter updates,  http://Twuna.com/LEX/200909301, and got into a quick tweeting with him about it. He used the phrase “Link Monkey” at one point – which I regularly use is a non-prejorative and character building kind of way. I …


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30 links for 30 folks and all I need is one Tweet » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

Tweet me for a link. All you need to be is an Internet Marketing company in Scotland and have a twitter account. Click this link to tweet:”@tokyito I’d like a link to http://www.yoursite.com” Cheers – will post list once I get thirty tweets


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Small town Scottish Junior Football team live tweeting » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

Over at http://twitter.com/steadythebuffs Kilwinning Rangers have started to tweet live during games. Cool concept. Live commentary by Twitter – and its more fun than that you get at the BBC.  If only Falkirk FC would do the same – would be an added value item for all of us who can’t make every game.


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Best comment spam in a while » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

Congratulations to the commenter who placed a link and the following as a commment spain cheap european plane tickets cheap plane tickets to lax cheap round the world plane tickets hot plane tickets plane tickets to lebanon flexible plane tickets group rate plane tickets cheap plane tickets military discount plane tickets to cyprus plane tickets …


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

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 …


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BSM – they dont deliver and its your fault » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

For a while my girlfriend (sorry finacee now) has been attempting to get driving lessons working with BSM. BSM are a nationwide driving school but appear to be seriously disorganised and not customer focussed. Her first driving instructor quit, which is fine, so they got her a second who didn’t turn up for lessons. She’s …


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Wandering through some ’snap shots websites’ » Mercury Thread Internet Marketing Blog

The online insurance market is as competitive as the Wild West was for nuggets of gold. Duly research becomes a core part when optimising in this market. One website makes a change and the competition start to make alterations and its an ongoing fight to keep at the top. Whilst investigating the backlinks of some …


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