Don't just drive website traffic — direct it to where you can make money
Business Journal
When I work with clients to improve their online marketing efforts, the topic of “driving traffic” is generally the first thing that comes up. The conversation usually goes something like: Client: “We want to drive more traffic to our website because ...

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5 Advanced YouTube SEO Tactics to Drive More Traffic to Your Videos & Website
Search Engine Watch
It's a very crowded place. In fact, according to YouTube, there are more than 100 hours of video uploaded to the site every minute. Considering the deluge of content you have to compete with on YouTube, the obvious question is: "How do you get people ...

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'Heartbleed bug' threatens web traffic
Financial Times
A flaw has been discovered in an encryption method used on about two-thirds of all websites, including Google, Amazon, Yahoo and Facebook, potentially exposing web traffic, user data and stored content to cyber criminals. The “heartbleed bug” was found ...
'Heartbleed' Bug Exposes Passwords, Web Site Encryption KeysKrebs on Security
OpenSSL vulnerability 'Heartbleed' may have exposed encrypted trafficTechTarget
Has the NSA Been Using the Heartbleed Bug as an Internet Peephole?Wired
EFF -The Wire -Wall Street Journal
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Losing Organic Traffic After A Redesign? Four Things to Check
Search Engine Land
Just this week, I've worked with three separate web design firms who contacted me after a recent site relaunch caused a substantial loss of organic website traffic. So, if you just relaunched your website and you're losing organic traffic, how can you ...

Forget About Website Traffic -- Focus On Conversions
At the end of the day, website traffic is primarily a vanity metric. While I suppose you could say that higher traffic numbers are indicative of successful awareness-building initiatives and external marketing campaigns, it seems that the biggest ...

How to use Buzzfeed to drive website traffic
There is little doubt that Buzzfeed is a website that has a unique ability to churn out viral content. It can be great for giving simple yet highly shareable video content global exposure. Now the site has moved into covering business news and bringing ...

You are here: HomeHiscox offers web traffic cash incentive
Reactions Magazine (subscription)
Hiscox has launched an affiliate program with Commission Junction offering affiliates revenue-generating opportunities from traffic sent to Hiscox's real-time quote and buy website for small business insurance. As hundreds... You must be logged in to ...

Wolff: The inflated world of Internet traffic
A search on the phrase "100 million unique visitors" turns up an array of sites that includes many you have probably never heard of. That means there are lots of media outlets with audiences 100 times the size of an average night at Fox News, or five ...

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Bay State exchange traffic cools
Massachusetts public exchange managers have data hinting that a large share of consumers who wanted commercial coverage and could afford it now have it. The staff of the state-based Massachusetts Health Connector have included website and call ...

The Majority of Web Traffic Comes From Robots
Every day, millions of people surf the internet. But they're slowly becoming outnumbered by another entity on the web: robots. A new report by Incapsula, a company that manages web traffic and security for websites, estimates that humans only account ...

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