• Laurie Sullivan, May 16, 2010, 11:11 PM
  • The Tale Search Turnover At U.K. Agencies TellsBlogstorm

    Patrick Altoft points to the annual Marketing Services Guide that details the turnover and staff levels of 36 U.K. search agencies. He compares the number of staff at some agencies with the turnover, suggesting this is useful to figure out how important search is to a company's revenue stream. According to Altoft, the numbers suggest that big agencies appearing to specialize in organic and paid search don't really make much money from it. The numbers are in euros.Read the whole story...

  • The Search For FantomasterSEO Book

    What did Ralph Tegtmeier, aka fantomaster, do before getting into search, and why does he think the Web has become more narcissistic? Aaron Wall runs through a variety of subjects with Tegtmeier -- everything from Google's clampdown on spam, to the slow death of links, to how the move away from linking as a core component in relevancy algorithms will change SEO.Read the whole story...