How to Use Online Video as a Marketing Tool

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Nearly everyone in the world has heard of online video, internet video, viral videos, or whatever terminology is being used to describe it, it is mostly know as YouTube. Perhaps you have watched video online, possibly you have been in some of the videos that are posted on Youtube. Users post videos of everything, funny stuff, tutorials, accidents, you name it they got it. So how can people watching videos online benefit your website or your business? It can help it immensely. Videos can go viral, which means they spread incredibly fast throughout the Internet and get seen my millions. A video does not have to go viral to be effective for your business. Putting out … [Read more...]

How Authority SEO Uses Social Media To Market It’s Clients

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Many small businesses are beginning to understand the power of social media tools and tactics. Studies by eMarketer reports that 260,000 small businesses across the US and Canada are employing social media tactics and using free trial strategies to get more followers. Furthermore 51% of small businesses are using social media for professional social networking. They are using tools like LinkedIn, Facebook,  and 28% are involved in microblogging using tools like Twitter. There are things to think about before starting. The most important is your time. Viral marketing through social media really requires a lot of original content and a great amount of time … [Read more...]

Social Media in the New Search Engine Optimization Game

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More and more social media makes headlines with an increase in users and online visibility.  You also see now on tv commercials company's social media icons like Facebook, Youtube, and Twitter.  Not to mention Myspace which used to be a big player has just relaunched their website into a completely new interface with hopes of regaining some of its earlier market share.  For business owners the question becomes how to best use social media to in the end increase the bottom line. As it stands right now Google shows Twitter updates in its regular search engine results page and is the main feature of its real time search boxes.  Also, Bing incorporates Facebook … [Read more...]

Youtube Makes Creating and Editing Videos Easier

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Developing videos to advertise your products or services is now even easier thanks to the brand new set of cloud based video editing tools from Youtube.  Internet marketers and content publishers can now build a library of web videos and enhanced opportunities for brand visibility at the same place. Youtubers have the ability to cut from videos, create montages of different clips and add or change accompanying music using Youtube's commercial library of licensed songs.  While in itself a significant development, there's also the possibility that the new video editor may be integrated into Google's Chrome operating system to provide a completely Web based tool … [Read more...]

Top 25 Websites on the Web


Added an update as of May 10th, 2010 - This post was originally done last year in June so almost a full year has gone by.  It can be very interesting to see how the the top websites in the world wide web have changed.  Facebook now holds the #2 position which is important as the rumor is that Facebook might become the first true challenger to Google dominance of search and Internet traffic. Most people didn't even realize that Twitter which has gotten a lot of publicity wasn't in the Top 25 Websites last year though it is this year.  With the new way Google SERP works to show Facebook and Twitter updates these two social media sites have real ecommerce … [Read more...]

Top 10 Social Media Websites

With the proliferation of social media sites like Facebook there importance and influence on ecommerce and overall web traffic has increased.  One thing to keep in mind is that how social media content is being used is still in its infancy.  For those that understand the key aspects of each social media site can take advantage of the traffic social experiences offers.   Before you start dumping content into social media remember people can tell the difference right away from blatant self promotion of your business and real interaction. Now that you are going to start social media strategies begin with how you are going to measure success.  Social media … [Read more...]

Authority SEO Launches 2 Min SEO Videos

Authority SEO wants to share our search engine optimization and internet marketing expertise with you.  We have launched a series of videos called 2 Min Seo which will be posted on Youtube and our website. You can see the first video Top Keyword Ranking Google Completition by clicking on the link. The goal is to make them short and to the point so you can gain valuable web marketing information as it relates to your business. Authority SEO is using onscreen technology for the creation of the videos so you can see exactly what our experts are talking about.  Authority SEO will guide you through what you see on the screen so you can take the information to … [Read more...]