Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Social Media is Part of Your Search Engine Marketing Plan

As the social media becomes an important part of any company's marketing plan many marketers are not sure where to start from. There are so many tools and platforms, what is the best start someone would ask. Social Media as part of Search Engine Optimization has three main parts or phases: monitor, participate, measure the results.
Monitor is the first step. Your start could be a very simple step: Get subscribed for "Google Alerts" and monitor the information Google has indexed for your business name and perhaps your competitors’ names. It is easy, flexible and free. Get subscribed for "Google Alerts".
This is the start. There are lot more tools to help you. Check this blog often or contact Proceed Innovative for more information. Our Office is in Schaumburg. Search Engine Optimization and Internet Marketing are our primary services. Call 800-933-2402 or register for a free seminar at

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Search Engine Spider Simulator

It is very important to create user-friendly web pages. But it is also important to check how the SE spiders see your content.

This tool Simulates a Search Engine by displaying the contents of a webpage exactly how a Search Engine would see it. It also displays the hyperlinks that will be followed (crawled) by a Search Engine when it visits the specified webpage.
Enter URL to Spider