Here we go. It’s Day Two. April 15th. Happy Tax Day! Beautiful day in Dallas, and we’re all settling in to hear today’s keynote speaker, Rob Snell. He’s an e-commerce expert with Gun Dog Supply Company, and author of a new Dummies book on Yahoo! Stores. I found two guys with an extension cord and they were kind enough to let me share their power. Making lots of new friends. Thank you, Mark from Ninjacops.com! Rob Snell gave an awesome talk about his family business, Gun Dog Supply, with background of their trials and tribulations along the route to success.
It’s Day Two of the conference, and I’m excited to share today’s session highlights with you at the end of the day. In the meantime, I thought I’d give you a brief summary of the top tips for small- and medium-sized online marketing businesses to take advantage of SEO (search engine optimization) and drive more quality, “free” traffic to your website. The experts here gave me the inside scoop. Here’s my (unpolished) 3-minute highlights video: Top 3 tips for SEO for SMB online marketers 1. Local search: Take advantage of new opportunities for local business listings on Google and other
Quick update: I’ll post a summary of the highlights of sessions I attend today at PubCon South 2010 SEO and social media marketing conference , but if you want a quick fix you can use search.twitter.com or search in Twitter for #pubcon or pubcon in Tweets. See what’s we’re all saying about it as it’s happening! -Sally Anne Dishong, SEO+ Social Media Content Editor
The organic search training session yesterday began with a great Texas-style breakfast with biscuits & gravy.Yum! Here are some quick highlights for our near-live-blogging. You can follow the chatter from the Twitterati on #PubCon. Carolyn Shelby did a nice job with the introduction to the SEO session. Joe Laratro: Use Bing Webmaster tools to discover outbound links from your site that may be malicious, viruses, untrusted sites. Experts–blog about what you do every day, like landscape jobs with images and locations for geocentric keywords and content. Make sure your biz is listed in Google’s local search listings. Online biz –get