Rank Tracking Software: Advanced Web Ranking Review

Blake WaddillReviews

One of the most common tasks of a SEO is to determine the effectiveness of their efforts.  Rank tracking has long been a staple of SEOs for evaluating the effects of their optimization for increasing share of voice and visibility.  There are at least a dozen different rank tracking options ranging from cloud based services to desktop based software, each … Read More

Clear 4g Wireless vs. Road Runner/Time Warner Cable Internet

Blake WaddillReviews

Over the last 18 months, I have had the enjoyable experience of using Clear Wireless internet as both my mobile and home internet provider.   Last month, I bought a house located in just about the only dead zone in McKinney, Tx.  While I was in a contract still with Clear, they waved the cancellation fee since the location I moved … Read More

400 Online Marketing, SEO, and Social Media Must Read Lists

Blake WaddillFavs, Marketing

Lists have always been one of the best ways to communicate information.  They are also awesome retweet, link, and bookmark bait! For about 6 weeks I was putting together a list of lists.  I still have a bunch of lists that I never added because I just ran out of time to get this put together.  Since this post has … Read More

Clear 4G Wireless Internet Review After One Year

Blake WaddillReviews

It’s been a little more than a year since I signed up for Clear Wireless Internet.  When I first started using Clear, I was constantly on the road with my laptop, Starbucks and McDonald’s didn’t have free internet for everyone, and I didn’t have a smart phone to use while out and about (I actually did have a Blackberry Curve, … Read More

8 Ways Blogging is Like Playing World of Warcraft

Blake WaddillFavs, Marketing

Anyone who has played World Of Warcraft before knows about the stigmas:  No social life, no social skills, Living in a fantasy world, 100% pure addiction.  If you haven’t played, you may have even thought those things about WOW players.  While I don’t play anymore, I can verify that not all those are true (usually). Shockingly, there are actually a … Read More

Digital TV for PC 2 Product Review

Blake WaddillReviews

While looking through a few of my affiliate networks for offers to promote, I kept running across one offer that I kept dying to try.  I finally bit the bullet and bought Digital TV for PC 2 (affiliate link).  Promises of 2000 channels including ESPN, CNN, Speed, Comedy Central, HBO, etc.. for only $29 (one time charge) seemed too good … Read More

Why John Chow Will Always Win Referral Contests

Blake WaddillMarketing

Without a doubt, one of the best ways to launch a product (free or paid) is to offer a referral contest.  Recently, Jonathan Volk ran a month long contest for 3 iPads; the top two refers and one person at random would get iPads. After a couple of weeks, John Chow was so far ahead of everyone else that Jony … Read More

Sponsored Tweets Is Still The Easiest Way To Make Money Online

Blake WaddillFavs, Twitter

With the Twitter network expanding increasingly fast, it has become a prime location for businesses, both large and small, to promote their products.  There is no better advertisement for a product that a referral from a friend. This is where Sponsored Tweets comes in.  If you have a twitter account that is at least 60 days old, has 50 followers, … Read More