Ranking Factors for SEO

What factors affect how high your web page will rank in Google? There’s a long list, and some of the items on it might surprise you. In this article, we will begin to wade through these factors, explain why they are important, and what you can do to get them working for you. This is the first part of a five-part series.
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Digging into Social Media Optimization

In this second part of a three-part series, we will continue talking about how to avoid being buried by Digg. Then we will discuss how to create viral applications for Facebook and MySpace and look at the looming commercialization of the art of "friending." Finally, we will look at the commercialization of the blogosphere, which is far more inevitable than the commercialization of other social media, though not necessarily less derided by several "armchair" analysts.
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