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Beware Spambots That Ruin Analytic Numbers

One of the most exciting experiences in online publishing is a spike in site traffic. One of the most discouraging experiences is the discovery that the traffic is spam.

Spambots are becoming a more common problem for sites because they can distort website analytics and mislead and deceive site publishers. (more…)

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Declining

AdSense Coverage Reveals Wasted Ad Inventory

Sites that rely on Google AdSense to fill ad inventory may find that the largest ad network on the planet isn’t so lucrative anymore.

Google built its giant ad network in part with the help of millions of partner websites. For many years, the search giant sold and shared ads on those partner sites and gave them 68 percent of the ad revenue. (more…)

Stored in Online Advertising and tagged
Map

Sitemaps Give Search Engines Reason to Like a Site

Sitemap tools are simple methods for giving search engines more information about content on a website.

Search engines of course will spider a site on a regular basis. Google and Bing hit many sites multiple times throughout a day. The word “multiple” is usually an understatement. (more…)

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Content Marketing Often Begins with a Question

Effective content marketing, like any type of content, often begins with a question.

The question doesn’t have to appear in the actual written content. Instead, the question should appear in the thought process that eventually leads to the article. (more…)

Stored in Online Marketing and tagged ,
Annual analytics

Annual Analytics Offer Most Important Insights

Annual website analytics are the most important and most insightful analytics for all site publishers.

Website analytic fanatics such as myself easily get caught up in how a day, week or month did compared to the previous day, week or month. (more…)

Stored in Online Marketing and tagged
Medium.com insights

Medium.com Stats Offer Same Critical Insight As YouTube

Medium.com is a major content site whose business model relies entirely on subscriptions. It doesn’t have a single advertiser on it.

The statistics page in a Medium account provides one compelling insight that has much in common with YouTube statistics. (more…)


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