Category: Inspiration

(Note: Reprint of original post dated January 26, 2005.) I have a confession to make. I had tears of joy when the Philadelphia Eagles won the NFC Championship game last Sunday. Truth is, before I met my childrens father, I ignored sports. I never played them and never watched them. Our first date was to go to a nearby popular bar/resturant for dinner, to watch the Philadelphia Flyers on TV. I had no idea who the Flyers were or whatRead more…

While driving down to Ocean City, Maryland, with a carload of kids, hubby and the dog, I was thinking about the women in SEO. Actually, I was counting them. I’m not even an official SEO anymore, but I’m still counting SEO women. That’s just weird. So I get home, only to learn there’s a hysterical new site, called Men of SEO. My friend, Rand Fishkin, has been awarded Mr. SEO August 2006. I’ve met him. I’ve sat next to himRead more…

Having announced his resignation from MarketSmart Interactive, via his blog, I keep having wild visions of Mike Grehan on some island somewhere with a drink in one hand, and that famous shoehorn pointer in the other. Threadwatch (hat tip). Has comments.

As I posted last Wednesday, when Cre8asiteforums learned a peer from another industry related forums was facing a tragic situation, we made a financial donation from our operating funds. We don’t know if baby Nathan will live, but we’re following the progress via his mother-to-be’s website, Pray For Nathan As SEO/M’s do, they often find ways to help that use their skills. One is spreading some link love and using their blogs. Some more well known blogs have chipped inRead more…

Just wanted to mention that not EVERYBODY got to travel to the Search Engine Strategies Conference, officially starting August 7 (parties begin earlier.) Some of us had to stay home with the kids, pets and work in the office. Okay. Just one of us. Danny Sullivan, whom I’ve met once and got to say three words to at one SES, saw fly by in a packed hallway at another one and almost got to stuff my face with during aRead more…

Anyone who has been in the search engine optimization and marketing industry is well aware that when one of their own is in trouble, the troops come out of their caves to lend a hand. This time, a baby boy may come into this world with little chance of survival and his family needs support. Threadwatch staff sounded the first call for help in Please Donate to Help 2_Much With Medical Bills. Cre8asiteforums staff, upon hearing the news, quickly unitedRead more…

1 12 13 14 15