linking

Aug
26

Internal linking: free traffic

From one of Kath Viner’s first memos as editor-in-chief of The Guardian, as leaked to Guido: One of the
Feb
15

The role of blogs in the age of media overload

Fascinating read in the wake of Andrew Sullivan’s closure of The Dish, in which Ira Stoll explores the present
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Oct
08

What curation says about you

Last week, the student journalists on the MA courses at City University heard from Paul Bradshaw about curation in the
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Jul
31

Do you publish press releases? You need to know this…

Do you publish press releases on a section of your site? If so – you need to nofollow those links: Throughout
Jun
26

The existential dilemma of paywalls

Are you familiar with the expression “tl;dr”? Classic “internet speak” for “too long; didn’t read”. It’s often
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Feb
25

You don't own your PageRank, so you can't sell it

My, my. It’s been an interesting few days for web publishers, hasn’t it? Interflora’s Search Death First
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Nov
22

The link between photography and curation

Natalie Lloyd: Seeing through another’s eyes is one of the perennial wonders of photography. Between the frames of an
Nov
13

On guest blogging and Google

Matt Cutts weighs in: So, the basic message is “if you’re going to do this write/accept, good, rich
Jul
02

Linking to paywalled content

I had a brief discussion with Jon Slattery over the weekend about why his “quotes of the week” posts don’
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Jun
07

News websites - a bit like the web, but with fewer links

Martin Belam on journalists’ reaction to Johann Hari being “forced” to link: Only people in an industry that has habitually