Snapshot of my week: July 13 – July 17

Here’s a quick look at what I’m working on this week: Finish a set of internet marketing articles to help position a client in that space Write 10 economic and investment news articles about the metals industry Finish one ebook and start a second one for a Forex fund Finish an ebook for a real […]

Client Spotlight: TopStockGurus

TopStockGurus.com is a free report and weekly newsletter in which stock market gurus choose compelling stocks and give their reasons for the choice. As the editor of the report and the weekly newsletter, I track the gurus down each week and review their investment recommendations and then develop content that introduces the investment and the […]

Death and longevity of brands

Brands come and go. A couple years ago, people would have said “Twitter what?” But now it’s the latest in a long line of social media darlings. These two articles, from SeekingAlpha gives us an interesting perspective on 12 brands that are likely to survive and 12 brands that are likely to die. I say […]

Google trending the economy

Recently I posted a blog about how Google Trends “predicted” the recession. While I was there, I decided to see the search trend on the term “economy“. I wondered how it would compare. Here is Google’s trend chart: This chart fascinates me for a couple of reasons: The current economic climate is not prompting people […]

Google Trends: (mis)fortune teller

I was in Google Trends the other day, doing some research for a client. On a whim, I decided to also see the search trend for “recession”. What an interesting find! Here is Google’s Trend graph: At first glance, it’s shocking to see how much the search volume and news references have grown. It’s shocking, […]