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Justin Murray of MyRoundRobin featured on San Diego 6 News

Posted by on Apr 14, 2013 in Round Robin News | 0 comments

Justin Murray of MyRoundRobin featured on San Diego 6 News

    We have been getting lots of attention in local and national media recently, and here is a great San Diego 6 News interview with our Co-Founder and CTO, Justin...

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Increase your Google Authorship Results in SERPS with Quora

Posted by on Feb 20, 2013 in Free Tutorials and Tips | 0 comments

Increase your Google Authorship Results in SERPS with Quora

  As I posted earlier this month, Google Authorship is quickly becoming a necessity for every small business owner who plans to properly brand their online content.  I had seen some Quora results showing up in my Google authorship search results a few weeks ago, and when I checked again a few days ago, google had quickly indexed a Quora topic post which I had made 2 days before.  This is a pretty short time to have content indexed by google!  It just so happens that yesterday, I discovered a fellow Quoran asking a question about Google...

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How to Excel at Pinterest for Business

Posted by on Feb 18, 2013 in Free Tutorials and Tips | 0 comments

Pinterest is a hugely under-utilized social network and traffic source for small businesses.  Pinterest for business is easy, and fun at the same time!  Many business owners, and even some online marketers still believe that it is simply for sharing foodie and interior design images.  The truth is far from it!  Pew research recently released their stats which claim that 15 percent of adult U.S. internet users are on Pinterest, compared to 16 percent of users on Twitter!  This means that very soon, Pinterest may eclipse Twitter, at least...

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Why Google Authorship is Essential for Small Business

Posted by on Feb 14, 2013 in Daily Nuggets | 0 comments

  1)  Google wants you to.  Eric Schmidt, one of the founders of Google, was quoted as saying, “Within search results, information tied to verified online profiles will be ranked higher than content without such verification, which will result in most users naturally clicking on the top (verified) results. The true cost of remaining anonymous, then, might be irrelevance.” While other officials at Google have said there is no impact, they do consistently recommend it for website owners, and all business owners should strictly follows...

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The Good The Bad and The Ugly with Pay Per Click

Posted by on Feb 11, 2013 in Free Tutorials and Tips | 0 comments

  Being an online marketer for over 10 years I have ran across so many instances where a customer would immediately shoot down the concept of pay per click advertising. The problem with pay per click is that it is a double edged sword and can grow your business rapidly or rapidly deplete your budget. In this post I want to outline the good and bad of pay per click and things to consider when advertising online.   The Good: Pay Per Click advertising has been working for a long time and will continue to work and here a few reasons...

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