Crockett Dunn, LLC

Crockett Dunn, LLC

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Currently Reading

I’ve recently gotten a lot of questions about books I’m reading, so I’m publishing my current reading list here: Affiliate Link Disclosure: Affiliate links are included throughout the website. All of my affiliates are resources I recommend and use. If you click on them and use their services, I may receive a commission with no expense… Continue reading

How to Find Out What Company Designed a Website

Ever looked at a competitor’s website and wondered, “How can I find out who designed my competitor’s website?” Well, it happens a lot in my business, and there’s actually a very simple and easy way to find out. It works 90% of the time, and it takes all of 20 seconds. Ok, ready?  The trade… Continue reading

Bluetooth Proximity Unlock from Broadcom/Widcomm- Great in Windows 7… Unsupported by Windows 10??

Why isn’t anyone complaining about the lack of full Windows 10 support for Broadcom’s Widcomm Bluetooth software stack, specifically the Proximity Unlock feature that is supported by Windows 7.  Yes I know, lots of super geeky words here, but doesn’t everyone want workstation security without having to type and retype strong passwords to unlock their workstation? It’s beautiful,… Continue reading

SEO: Google Penalties

Authoritative information on two types of penalties that can be inflicted upon a site by Google: algorithmic, and manually reported.  Also, how to submit a Reconsideration Request. Posted via email from crockettdunn’s posterous

eFax Customer Support Really “Wow’d” me… not in a positive way

Update March 12, 2011:Received: Thank you for contacting eFax customer support. The issue that you are experiencing needs a special attention, hence to solve your problem at the earliest we request you to contact one of our Customer Service representatives at 1-323-817-3205. Representatives are available to assist 24/7. We apologize for the inconvenience, if any…. Continue reading

SEM best practices

View the webcast here. Aspects of integrating aspects of a Total Web Presence campaign: PPC, Social Media, & Search. Covers SEO/PPC budgeting, tactics for increasing PPC quality score, & Social Media Advertising strategies. Closes with case study from Timex. Posted via email from crockettdunn’s posterous

SEO Tip: Incoming Links

Incoming links are a heavily weighted factor in establishing your search engine ranking (your Google Page Rank).  However, it is not the QUANTITY of links that is important (in fact, too many links from bad sources can actually hurt you), so much as the QUALITY of incoming links to your site. OK, so what is… Continue reading

Google Blended Search, Revisited

Sometimes clients look at me sideways when they find out they need to be discussing their products on YouTube or Facebook and Twitter. Why bother?The short answer is: Google recognizes and rewards “buzz” about your website.  For the long answer, and an explanation of Google Blended Search Results, a.k.a. Google Universal Search, read on… Since… Continue reading