Note from Rae: Welcome to the first ever guest appearance by someone in my Rants in Bitchland category. And let me assure you, that takes a special pair of skills combined with a big pair of balls. And Paul Macnamara has both.If you've been ... Read More
Rants in Bitchland
I’m known for being up front, brutally blunt and outspoken. And when something or someone gets me riled in a negative way, you’ll find my opinions on whatever it is that has pissed me off in this category.
I make no apologies for speaking my mind or for the way I speak it. Surprisingly (or maybe not surprisingly) enough, this is one of the most popular categories on my blog.
It seems the mainstream media has finally caught up - not everyone who gets screwed by Google is a spammer getting his just deserts.MetaFilter has apparently been dying a slow and painful death as a result of the Google Panda updates. And, I'm ... Read More
As the entire search world knows, Matt Cutts released a post last week - I'm paraphrasing - warning us that Google now considers "low quality guest posting" to be spam under their guidelines and will begin to take action in accordance with those ... Read More
Content Marketing. It's the new buzz word flowing around the Internet marketing community for the last year or so. I've been doing this online marketing "thing" for over a decade. When I first heard the phrase "content marketing" I was a little ... Read More
Damn it. I try so hard these days to resist doing things that don't make me money. I really do. But sometimes I make an exception and today is going to be one of those days.Today Debra Mastaler tweeted a link to an article in The Atlantic about ... Read More
You may have noticed the rants category has been a little ignored lately.Honestly? I've been too busy getting shit done.But, as I checked into Twitter today, I saw a tweet from ForbesWoman in my stream.[Blink]Did I actually ... Read More
Disclaimer: This is more of a personal post.The more and more exposure I get in this industry, the more and more I realize what bitches some people can be, especially when they have a monitor and anonymity to protect them. Over the years, as I've ... Read More
A little bit ago, I got an email from Matt McGee - someone who I've only met once in person, but who posts some pretty good information on small business seo. The email was to tell a group of us - who in his head were prospective judges - about an ... Read More
This is a tough post for me to write, but I'm going to write it because it should serve as an example. Let me first give you a little history. Picture it (kudos to anyone who got that intro)... I wasn't always known as Sugarrae online... I switched ... Read More
You know, I am starting to feel like most of my blog posts are seo rants and last week I decided to try and lay off the rants for a while. But then I came across a column today over at Search Engine Land by Shari Thurow that made me fucking fume. It ... Read More
I am going to break my normal rules of laziness and post twice in one day to get one huge sentiment off my chest: search engine optimization is now and has been since the arrival of Google, a popularity contest - you either learn to compete or ... Read More
I was wandering around the Blogosphere when I got home from New York SEO Class and came across a post about MerchantCircle. He was essentially complaining about the lack of usability and useful layout and/or information on the MerchantCircle.com ... Read More