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March 13, 2013
"Marketing Your Content Via Mobile" SEMNE event Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at Courtyard Marriott Nashua, NH presented by Dianna Huff. Read More >>

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October 3, 2012
Come See Me Speak About Google and SEO! Read More >>

Stuff You Might Like

September 19, 2012
Jill Whalen will be speaking on "Panda, Penguin and Google, Oh My!" on Oct. 10, 2012. Read More >>

HRA 330: Wrap-up

April 18, 2012
That's all for today!

HRA 289: Wrap-up

September 8, 2010
That's all for today!

HRA 288: Wrap-up

August 25, 2010
That's all for today – and for August! Read More >>

HRA 285: Wrap-up

July 14, 2010
That's all for today!

Search Engine Algorithm Changes Effects on SEO

June 16, 2010
Jill's response to whether today's SEO techniques could become tomorrow's search engine spam. Read More >>

Google AdWords Best Practices - Stuff You Might Like

January 7, 2009
The Search Engine Marketing New England (SEMNE) organization's next event is on January 27th, 2009, at the Newton Marriott in Newton, MA from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Network with other search marketing enthusiasts and learn about Google AdWords best practices from Malinda Gagnon, an account manager and traditional media specialist at Google, Inc. Read More >>

Free SEMNE Passes

November 5, 2008
SEMNE (Search Engine Marketing New England) is offering High Rankings Advisor Newsletter subscribers 6 free passes to the November 18, 2008 networking event in Providence, RI featuring Nick Gerner from SEOmoz (one of the developers of the much talked about "Linkscape" project). Read More >>

Google Indexing Robots.txt Files? - Advanced Forum Thread

November 5, 2008
In today's forum thread of the week, it was actually ME who had a question! I noticed that our robots.txt file had been indexed by Google and was curious if others had ever had this happen. Read More >>

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April 30, 2008
If you're in the New England area this week (and if you see this before Thursday night), you don't want to miss the latest SEMNE event happening in Nashua, NH on May 1 from 6:30 to 9:00PM. A whole bunch of search marketers will be networking and sharing ideas, as well as learning why blogging is essential from business consultant Ted Demopoulos. Read More >>

Wikipedia and Social Media Event from SEMNE

December 12, 2007
SEMNE, the search marketing networking organization for New England, is having an event entitled "Wikipedia & Search Marketing" on Jan. 9, 2008 in North Hartford, CT at the Tumblebrook Country Club from 6:30PM-9:30PM. Read More >>

Advisor Wrap-up 216 - Social Media Marketing

October 31, 2007
In case you missed it, I wanted to point you to my article at Search Engine Land from last week called “Social Media Marketing: The New SEO?” Read More >>

Getting Into Google - New Unavailable_after Tag and More!

July 11, 2007
Last night was our third SEMNE event (Search Engine Marketing New England), and we were humbled to have Dan Crow, director of crawl systems at Google, spilling the beans about how to get your site into Google. He talked for a half hour or so, and then proceeded to answer audience questions for at least another hour. As I sat there listening to him (yes, I actually listened to this one!), I was struck by what an awesome opportunity it was for everyone in that room to be provided with such important information — straight from Google. It was clear that the 100 or so people in the room agreed. In fact, at 7:30 on the dot, everyone spontaneously stopped their networking activities and simply took their seats without being asked to. These folks definitely came to hear Google! Read More >>

Travel, Travel and More Travel!

June 6, 2007
I had a good time in Seattle for SMX, even though I spent most of the time catching up on work. The “Give It Up” panel that I was on with 9 other long-time SEO experts was really fun! Read More >>

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May 22, 2007
If you’re in the New England area on July 10th, we’ve managed to convince the product manager of Google’s crawl systems, Dan Crow, to come speak at our next SEMNE event! He’s going to be speaking on “Getting Into Google” and will be taking loads of audience questions. Read More >>

SEMNE Event a Success!

May 9, 2007
Last week’s SEMNE blogging event in Connecticut was a rousing success! Read More >>

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April 25, 2007
That's all for today's mini-newsletter!

Fun with SEMNE and NYC

April 4, 2007
Last night’s informal SEMNE meeting at John Harvard’s in Framingham, MA was a lot of fun! Lots of fresh-brewed beer and good company. Read More >>

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March 21, 2007
I’m certainly looking forward to some spring weather…I wonder if it will ever get here? It certainly seems spring-like with the extra sunlight in the evening. And even the car is pretty warm from the sun in the afternoons. Today I even opened my sunroof for a bit when I had my Wed. carpool duty. But generally, it’s still feeling darn cool around here. Read More >>

SEMNE Offering Free Month of KeywordDiscovery

February 28, 2007
In an effort to support SEMNE and our upcoming networking event at the Newton Marriott next Tuesday night on March 6, our friends at KeywordDiscovery are offering a free one-month subscription to everyone who attends the event! Read More >>

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February 14, 2007
Quick update on what’s been going on with me and High Rankings lately. Read More >>

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January 17, 2007
I’m heading out early for a networking event in Boston. Gotta do some competitive intelligence for good ‘ole SEMNE! Read More >>

Search Engine Marketing Organization for New England (SEMNE)

November 29, 2006
In the last newsletter I hinted about this, but now we're just about ready for prime time! What my SEMNE partner Pauline and I have been working on is a brand-new networking organization for people in the New England area who are interested in the search marketing industry. Read More >>

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November 29, 2006
Whew…that was a long newsletter! I hope you managed to read every bit of it, because I think it was all important stuff! Read More >>

HRA 182 Wrap Up

November 8, 2006
Like I've seen with many in the search marketing world recently, it was a crazy September and October for me. The good news is that it looks like November and December -- as well as 2007 in general -- is going to be a time for new (great) beginnings. Read More >>