Vanessa Fox is a seasoned speaker, blogger and now writer. While at Google she worked on Webmaster Central and led the way on creating lots of the great features that make it easier to understand how Google sees your sites. On this week’s show we discussed: her new book on marketing in the age of Google, common SEO pitfalls to avoid, and search engine optimization tips in particular about helping search engines discover your content, using related articles and internal linking and a smart XML sitemap strategy.
Also touched upon is the use of keyword research tools for businesses, bloggers, and basically anyone out there who has a website and wants it to be found. Vanessa points at a great list of keyword research tools she has on her site.
The news section this week included highlighting of a couple videos from WordCampTV from Jonathan Dingman and Daryl Koopersmith. In addition, the BuddyPress update was just released and comes highly recommended.
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