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  • Scarlett Johanssen's album cover found by voice search

    The infamous (and obscure) voice search for Scarlett Johanssen's first album

    In August of 2017, a guy named Tylor Hermanson posted a video on YouTube showing how he did a voice search for an album by Scarlett Johanssen without ever using the words "Scarlett Johanssen" or the name of the album. You might not have seen it, because since as of August 2018, it only had about 200 views. However, in the SEO world, it made the rounds because folks like us, interested in voice se...

  • speed timer showing 45 seconds on the clock

    How much time should someone spend on your website?

    The question isn't much time SHOULD someone spend on your website, but how much time DO they spend? And the answer is, a lot less than you think. Research shows the average time spent on a website is about 45 seconds. Is that enough time for you to share what you offer your prospects? Probably not. Qualifying the 45-second statistic. Time spent on a website depends on a lot of different things:...

  • logo from website called have I been owned, spelled with a p

    How to tell if your passwords have been stolen

    Last week we received two ransom emails telling us the sender had one of our passwords. And if we didn't want them to use it, to send them $1,900. Within 24 hours. Fortunately, we were able to respond with a 2-word phrase that we won't repeat here. We had the luxury of responding that way, because the sender had a really old password of ours, before we were smart enough to use "strong" passwords....