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2009 Blogactiv Video Review

During the course of this year, we at Blogactiv have been doing our best to make progress in our use of video on the platform. At the start of the year, we could identify a camera, and by the end of it we could competently use one. We have plans for much more camera work… » read more

Posted by Stuart Langridge

It is the time of year for award ceremonies and the like but this post is simply to recognise the excellent results of two posts last week by Brussels Blogger. The posts relate to SWIFT and information “sharing” between the EU and US – a subject that we all ought to be concerned about for… » read more

Posted by Stuart Langridge

Something that is often overlooked in the world of online promotion is the subject of link building. I know, building links is dull and boring, but if Google is going to send you lots of traffic, it is absolutely essential. Did I say essential??? A few weeks ago, I gave a presentation in Barcelona about… » read more

Posted by Stuart Langridge

On a number of occassions, I have spoken to or read in online forums, people that have built a website or blog and want to build some links but find that just ‘impossible’. They don’t know where to start or where to look, but at least recognise that the structure of the web means that… » read more

Posted by Stuart Langridge

Posting links adds value to the reader. It enables a blogger to provide additional resources that add context or additional information. For bloggers that are trying to be authoritative, links are vital. In theory, posting a link should be quick and easy, but invariably I see links badly posted that ‘bleed’ across the page. Happily,… » read more

Posted by Stuart Langridge