Phil Buckley

Phil Buckley

Phil Buckley is Virante's on-site specialist. As Director of SEO he works with clients all over the world to help them optimize what they already have, plan for the future and outrank their competitors.

Why Nobody Enters Your Contest

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What follows is a real life story, I have not changed any of the names because these brands need to be taken out back and given a stern talking too. Executive Summary: Nobody enters your contest because you make it nearly impossible.

A product so boring no one will care


It doesn’t matter if your product is boring, it’s the story that sells.

How do I get on the first page of Google?

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Ranking doesn’t happen overnight. You need to put in the work just like everything else in life.

How Much Money Is Your Site Costing You?

Bruce Willis

I am always amazed when I see or hear about a company that spends their CPC dollars on an ad and pushed that traffic to their homepage. I was listening to a great podcast this morning where Seth Godin explained it in naked dollars and sense that makes it crystal clear. You pay $8 for […]

Website Migration Checklist

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Don’t start a website migration without this document. I promise it will save you some headaches.

Why SEO isn’t SEO anymore

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With all of the changes in the Google Algorithm in 2012, has content marketing become the new SEO?

Technical SEO is getting less technical events in the Google SERP

Google’s Data Highlighter makes technical SEO less technical as Google tries to give searchers less reason to click through to your site.

Online Reputation Threat Evaluation

Don Rumsfeld

There are known knowns; there are things we know that we know.
There are known unknowns; that is to say there are things that, we now know we don’t know.
But there are also unknown unknowns – there are things we do not know we don’t know.

The Tablet Revolution

Panel discussion on Nov 8, 2012 at Internet Summit on the tablet revolution featuring Saya Behnam, Dave Dubé, Sasha Norkin, Steve Potash and Sucharita Mulpuru.

Designing and Optimizing for Multiple Screens

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Designing and Optimizing for Multiple Screens Session session on Nov. 8, 2012 at the Internet Summit featuring Alexandre Douzet, Les James, Ryan Manchee, Chris Stout and Aaron Schildkrout.