In a recent talk at the COPA Show at the London Excel Centre we were talking about free sites for backlinks and there was a lot of interest on one thing in particular that I discussed. It was the question of DMOZ, what is DMOZ and how do you get listed?
Most of our clients are geographically bound which means they want to be found in google for 'their service' in 'their area'. This is actually surprisingly easy to do so long as you follow our 5 some simple rules on your website.
Its a real quick one this but we are quite often asked to embed youtube videos on sites - in fact we actually recommend embedding youtube videos. Youtube pretty much just do video streaming so it is always going to be more efficient to have the video running from youtube rather than from your own web server but, in on a site rather than having them served from the website. Given that you can also get some SEO benefits from using youtube to promote videos.
If you have been following our other blog items on setting up google apps with your iphone and how to import your Microsoft Outlook emails in to the google cloud you will undoubtedly be impressed about it's capability. As we have said before google apps is a really cool way to manage your website emails and is inherently different from what you have seen before. So much so that we now recommend google apps as the de facto email solution as it is by far the best way of managing your emails currently available. This blog explains the basics of how to set it all up including how to make your domain DNS changes so that google can pick up your emails.