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Nerdy Valentine’s Day Cards for Your SEO

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

Google Love - SEO Valentines

Does your love speak in binary? Spend all day on Facebook or worrying about 302 redirects? If you answered yes, don’t worry! We have the perfect nerdy Valentine’s Day cards for your geeky love! 

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Top Christmas Songs by Search

Friday, December 13th, 2013
Old vs New Christmas Songs

Nativity via Jeff Weese on Flickr; Frosty via lissalou66 on Flickr

It’s that time of year when holiday songs flood the stores, filling people with the spirit of the season (or a growing rage, depending). Some places stick to traditional Christmas carols while others choose to play newer songs celebrating the season. But which category has the top Christmas songs? Watch as we pit the Traditional Carols against the New School Xmas Jams in a battle for the most holiday searches!

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Keep Your Kitchen Optimized for Turkey Fryer Safety

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

 Enjoy your Thanksgiving dinner safely with the help of Nina Hale, Inc.

Thanksgiving week is upon us, and with it comes all the excitement of preparing and enjoying a meal with family and friends. Unfortunately, another aspect of the holiday is injuries, fires, and destruction associated with deep frying turkeys. Find out how we’re planning on keeping our kitchens safe — with the help of some Google searches.

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How to Use Keyword Research to Find Out Who Killed JFK

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013
We search for Who Killed JFK?

Look at the facts for yourself… or just turn to Google.

 

As the Content Marketing Manager here at Nina Hale, Inc., part of my job is honing in on solutions based on which terms people type into search engines. Accordingly, since we’re approaching the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy Assassination, I decided to spend my lunch break solving one of the 20th century’s greatest mysteries — who killed JFK? — using Google Adwords’ Keyword Planner.

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Make Your Own SEO Halloween Costume! Suggestions for the SEO Junkies Among Us

Thursday, October 31st, 2013
Halloween Pumpkins

Halloween Pumpkins by bartoszf via deviantART

Happy Halloween, everyone! Finding the perfect Halloween costume can be stressful, but never fear! We’ve got some SEO Halloween costumes for any SEO, or for anyone who wants to be cool like an SEO (queue laughter).

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Searching for Love: How PPC Strategies Can Help You Conquer the Dating Scene

Monday, October 28th, 2013
Maximizing online dating with PPC dating strategies

Is your ideal mate seeing the side of you that you’d like to show off?

Winter is fast approaching, and with it, comes the end of rooftop patio drinks, ice cream dates, and any outdoor activity that involves venturing out from hibernation. So, if you’re single and trying to figure out who is going to help you eat all of your pot roast leftovers this winter, you’d best make your move, and fast.

As search marketers, we’ve learned a few PPC strategies and tricks of the trade that may help you seize the last few weeks of fall to conquer the dating scene, or at least snag a free drink.

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Holiday Food Trends

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013
By jamieanne via Flickr

By Flickr user jamieanne

With the start of October we’ve entered the fourth quarter. Yes, that fateful holiday trifecta of Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. So loosen your belts and pull out your bibs – it’s eating season!

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Paraskevidekatriaphobia, Fan Death and Other Superstitions

Friday, September 13th, 2013

friday 13

Would you board flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th? “For superstitious travelers that might be tempting fate,” reports FOX News, “but Finnair passengers on AY666 to Helsinki — which has the 3 letter designation HEL — don’t seem too bothered. Friday’s flight is almost full.”

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Back-to-School 2013 Searches

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Back To School

 

It’s that time of year again! Now that most children and young adults are officially back in the classroom, we thought we would revisit some popular searches and trends for the back-to-school season from the last month. Let’s take a look at the top keywords and trends a professional search marketer will need to ‘school’ themselves on.

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Minnesota State Fair: Searches On a Stick

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Minnesota State Fair

For the fourth year in a row, the NHI team went to the Minnesota State Fair and enjoyed an assortment of foods on a stick, good company, and our annual trip down the Giant Slide. The Great Minnesota Get Together brings all sorts of people together in one place, bound by a love of Sweet Martha’s cookies, great music, wacky foods, and some of the best people watching you’ll find. To honor this most excellent Minnesotan tradition, we’ve gathered some of the top Searches on a Stick for your enjoyment. 

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