SearchCap: The Day In Search, March 27, 2012

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web.

From Search Engine Land:

  • Tips For Multinational Mobile Site Optimisation

    In previous posts in this column, I’ve covered the intricacies of multinational search from a technical SEO’s standpoint. Leveraging multinational markup while clearing up in-site duplicate content and avoiding multinational homepage calamities is no easy matter to coordinate for big site SEO. Bringing all of those strategies to bear, and then also attempting to integrate [...]

  • 10 More Content Ideas To Improve Organic Visibility

    In my last article, I outlined 10 ideas for adding content to a website and other Web venues to help improve organic visibility. Here are 10 more content ideas that should help improve organic visibility, incoming links and social engagement, and often help increase conversions on a website. 1. Surveys If you have a decent amount of [...]

  • Why A Diverse Link Profile Is More Critical Than Ever

    I really hate reading articles where people say “I told you so” or blast someone’s techniques, but the recent crackdown and deindexing of blog networks is a great lesson in what can happen if you rely on any one method in link building. I know people who run these types of networks and I know people [...]

  • Google Logo For Mies van der Rohe 126th Birthday

    Google has a special logo today for Ludwig Mies van der Rohe 126th birthday. He was born in Germany and lived there until 1944. He then moved to American and lived there until he died at the age of 83 on August 17, 1969 in Chicago, Illinois. He was most well known for his work [...]

  • Survey: 87 Percent Of iPhone 4S Owners Use Siri Monthly

    Siri is popular but its usage is limited, according new survey research from Parks Associates. The firm surveyed 482 iPhone 4S owners and asked about their usage of the virtual assistant. High level findings from the survey were published today by the Wall Street Journal. Parks Associates found the following: 87 percent iPhone 4S owners [...]

  • Want To Speak @ SMX Advanced? Here’s How

    The agenda is live, and we’re now accepting submissions to speak at SMX Advanced 2012, Seattle, WA, on June 5-6, 2012. To increase the odds of being selected, be sure to read the agenda. Understand what the sessions are about. Ensure that your pitch is on target to the show’s audience and the session. Please [...]

  • The Double-Edged Sword Of Social Media

    As an Internet marketing professional, I love the power, influence, and reach that social media has to offer. Online venues such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ enable a level of instant human outreach that is unparalleled in history. For example, if you are a fan of a TV, movie, music or sports celebrity, your ability [...]

  • SMX Advanced Agenda Posted: Over 20 Expert Only SEM Sessions – Register Now!

    Join the most accomplished search marketers in the world at SMX Advanced June 5-6 in Seattle. Check out the full agenda, featuring two days of experts-only sessions, keynotes and the highest-level networking anywhere. Participate in hour-long keynote conversation with Google’s Matt Cutts. Don’t miss out on the only conference designed for experienced search marketers. Register [...]

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About The Author: is Search Engine Land's News Editor and owns RustyBrick, a NY based web consulting firm. He also runs Search Engine Roundtable, a popular search blog on very advanced SEM topics. Barry's personal blog is named Cartoon Barry and he can be followed on Twitter here. For more background information on Barry, see his full bio over here.

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