Tips for Tracking Your Hits

By Charles Mburugu

Tracking traffic will usually make the difference in an online marketing campaign. With the many free tracking tools available nowadays, there is no excuse for anyone not to track their hits to discover the source of their traffic.

For those tracking traffic, what should they look out for in the tracking data?

How did your visitors find you?

Many site owners are excited when they receive traffic from new sources. However, many will not bother to follow up and establish how their link got to the referring site. You need to take time to write an email and find out as much information as you can. How your visitors located you is a vital question that needs to be answered. The answer will be vital in helping you improve your marketing efforts.

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Pay-Per-Click: Some of the Prominent Benefits You Can Enjoy

By Pankaj Roy

Internet marketing is no doubt the most prominent form of advertisement and promotion that have made it big in today’s market. With newer techniques and strategies being tried out to ensure more benefits for a company website design, Pay per click is an effective method that can help you enjoy an upscale in the return.

But most often it is found that many people do not have a fair idea of this new technique. Here in this article, we provide you with a brief synopsis of pay per click and its benefits:

What does pay per click mean?
Considered by many as complex and tough, in reality pay per click is a simple and interesting way of advertising. All you have to do is place the ad in text format in the search engines. Commonly seen at the right hand side of search engines, these ads are placed in such manner so that it is easily noticeable to viewers. The most interesting fact about this pay per click ad is that you will be entitled to pay only if someone clicks on the advertisement.

Benefits of Pay per click
Read below to know about the benefits of pay per click advertising that you can easily avail:

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Twitter Weekly Palm Springs SEO Updates for 2012-10-14

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  • Watching the pilot episode of Northern Exposure. Loved that show! #
  • RT @stacyzapar: Google Warns, 6 in 10 Will Leave Your Mobile-Unfriendly Site – MarketingVOX http://t.co/CdkOZ28C #
  • RT @la_webjobs: #SEO #jobs Full-Time SEO Expert: organic search rankings (SEO). http://t.co/CNKrdniT #
  • RT @USRealityCheck: 'I don't have the time' to explain tax plan, says Paul Ryan on Fox News:
    http://t.co/ni1AjNcn #wtf #
  • RT @dsilverman: My review of Amazon's Kindle Paperwhite. http://t.co/vdoPUz8j I keep wanting to type "paperweight". #ditto #
  • RT @tonynwright: Google Tag Manager: New Google Product http://t.co/pJqi8s2F via @Marketingland #
  • Sorry, but "Paperwhite" is just a horrible name. Makes me think I'm buying a dud…er…uh…PAPERWEIGHT! #
  • RT @intenseca: Mitt Romney's Debate Preparation Takes Wrong Turn as He Loses to Siri : The New Yorker http://t.co/tIymbfZt #LOL #
  • I HATE it when something I should be able to do in a browser on my iPad FORCES me to install an iOS app! Grrrrrr…..! #
  • How An iOS 6 Change Makes It Seem Like Google Traffic From Safari Has Disappeared… #
  • RT @mashable: Wozniak: Apple May Decline, But Not Because It Lost Steve Jobs http://t.co/hUOg9hev #
  • RT @therealnimoy: Drumming with Adam West !! LLAP http://t.co/EOluBSA1 #
  • RT @mattcutts: Attention SEOs: Google updated our webmaster guidelines: http://t.co/1BXriQoc Now with lots of examples–yay! #
  • Getting creepy. Clicked on a "Big Bang Theory" t-shirt ad and now it is following me everywhere I go! #eek #
  • RT @sandiegowebjobs: #SEO #jobs SEO Manager: as our first SEO hire http://t.co/XEXYcmtB (Sorry folks, this is NOT an SEO job…50% PPC!) #
  • I'm at Contour Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery Center (Rancho Mirage,, CA) http://t.co/lg270XNJ #
  • RT @steve_seo_uk: Google +1’s Confirmed To Have “No Direct” Impact On Rankings: http://t.co/fNK5JZjt via @DaveNaylor #
  • RT @fring: WOW! Steve Jobs envisioned the iPad in…1983! http://t.co/4Ztb6Aul #
  • RT @jonrognerud: Google: Merchant Tools, Product Data The Focus For Google Shopping In Q4: http://t.co/V8samafe #
  • I dunno. Isn't signing up for a company's service only to have it merge with another kinda like getting married and moving in with parents? #
  • RT @jordankasteler: Google Panda Update 20 Released, 2.4% Of English Queries Impacted http://t.co/KPNn5yAH #
  • RT @seotwisted: #web #News Batman Charged With Obstructing Police – Batman may just want to be helpful…. http://t.co/f18aEdW1 #
  • RT @airdisa: "It’s not often we get to watch an extremely popular site commit SEO suicide." http://t.co/7Au0T35U #
  • RT @billmaher: Its Obama's anniversary – he's got to deliver twice tonight! #lol #
  • Really, Mitt? You'd trust a PRIVATE insurance company to dictate your health care? Guess so, since you could buy it… #
  • RT @BlGBlRD: Yo Mitt Romney, Sesame Street is brought to you today by the letters F & U! #debates #SupportBigBird #
  • RT @jaeschke: Yuck. Romney just sounded like Bush. #debate2012 #
  • Shut up, Mitt. You're coming across as an ass. Oh, wait… #
  • RT @dannysullivan: No, what hurt the housing market Romney was, um, eight years of Republicans merrily allowing the bubble #debates #
  • RT @billmaher: drives me nuts when Mitt says healthcare works at state level, not federal – do people get sick differently by state? NO!!! #
  • RT @BuzzFeedAndrew: RT @FiredBigBird: Look what Mitt Romney has done to me… http://t.co/x6FqhoJ2 #
  • RT @faitherinhicks: Whoa. Suddenly a thousand voices on twitter rose up and screamed "NOT BIG BIRD." I sense a disturbance in the Force. #
  • RT @billmaher: that was the line of the night so far: is Romney keeping his plans secret because they're too good? #
  • Shut up, Mitt. You're sounding like an ass again. Oh, wait… #
  • RT @ezraklein: 1. So in Mass, Dems were willing to work with an R gov. Nationally, R's weren't willing to work with a D prez. #
  • Seriously, I'd like to see Romney debate Sheldon Cooper. #GeeksRule #
  • Uh, Mitt, you think God is an alien from the planet Kolob. I love sci -fi but… #
  • Romney thinks our health care system is great? What planet is he from? Oh, right, Kolob… #
  • RT @RBLevin: Obama killed Bin Laden. Romney wants to kill Big Bird. Now there's a difference. #debate2012 #Debate #PresidentialDebate2012 #
  • RT @billmaher: Mitt: "we have best health record in the world" – then why does UN rank us 37? Outside the bubble, there are facts you know #
  • RT @billmaher: Closing statements, Mitt won the coin toss. And put the coin in the Cayman Islands #
  • 12 million jobs, Mitt? We're still wait for H-O-W… #
  • RT @sarita: MT @pavrasin: "Big Bird" is a more popular trending topic than "Mitt Romney" "Barack Obama" or "Jim Lehrer" #
  • RT @MarcEnsign: First Mitt won't allow Bert and Ernie to get married and now he's going to kill Big Bird? Heads up Grover! You're next. #
  • RT @latimes: Fact check: Romney overstates the number of Americans out of work: http://t.co/l6HUxvlm #debate #
  • RT @RBReich: R won on style; O on substance. But O allowed R to get away w/boldfaced lies. Doubt anyone's mind changed, but O must do better #
  • RT @FiredBigBird: Organizing a Million Muppet March against Mitt… #MuppetsAgainstMitt #
  • RT @HalSparks: Via @nprnews: Romney Goes On Offense, Pays For It In First Wave Of Fact Checks http://t.co/M0YqN7kp #
  • I'm at Salsas Restaurant (Cathedral City, California) http://t.co/DCRKsB5g #
  • RT @neiltyson: Change in DJIA during Pres. terms: GHBush: +50%; Clinton1: +100%; Clinton2: +60%; GWBush1: -3%; GWBush2: -22%; Obama: +65% #
  • "When guys have brain-crotch problems it's usually the result of using one too much and the other too little." – House #
  • RT @thegrok: The Best Steve Jobs Moments In History [Video Gallery] http://t.co/Zelpcp5Y – Inspirational for anyone looking to communicate #
  • RT @usrealitycheck: Government reports increase of 114,000 jobs, jobless rate drops to 7.8%, U6 is 14.7%: http://t.co/UgvdA2uD dk #P2 #
  • RT @rachelsklar: Beatles & Bond. Pretty amazing day. RT @thedailybeast: This day in 1962 was pretty great http://t.co/iam8BHoe #
  • RT @framesdirect: Know what you should do? Have a great #Friday http://t.co/PJjabg4O #
  • OK, there's marketing and there's creepy. Clicked on a "Big Bang Theory" t-shirt ad Monday and the damned thing is still following me Friday #
  • RT @vanessafox: Mobile now 16% of web traffic: http://t.co/in4JjL2T #
  • Lunch! (@ Starbucks) http://t.co/PmKKtqHP #
  • RT @lanceulanoff: RT @ebertchicago: "The Wizard of Oz" cries out to be in 3D. Right? http://t.co/bKb2zDSV Me: Nooooooooo! #
  • Off work soon and heading out to meet some friends. Sooooo need this week over and the company of folks I love to be with! :-) #
  • OMG! The first James Bond film was 50 years ago! I feel so old! Of course, I pretty much lost interest after Sean Connery left the role. #
  • RT @halsparks: Mitt Romney is the perfect guy to turn around the economy right back to where it was on January 1, 2009 #
  • Fantastic dinner with good friends at Twin Palms in #PalmSprings tonight. Great company and food. I so needed that! :-) #
  • Mmmm, coffee! (@ Palm Cafe) http://t.co/dSICMnUY #
  • RT @LanceUlanoff: A band that played only Kazoos. Hard to understand why they didn't become international sensations. http://t.co/Q6wfIzJM #

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