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Did Panda 4.0 Signal the End of Press Releases?

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Press releases have long been considered a powerful SEO and marketing technique. A well-written and marketed press release can allow a company to announce news related to their business to a wide audience. When accepted by reputable PR syndicates like PR Newswire and PRWeb, a press release can be a source of high-quality backlinks, especially after being picked up by other quality sites.

While some SEO experts maintain that this technique has been on its way out for some time, Google's most recent Panda update might be the final nail in the press release coffin.

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How to Make People Love Your Blog

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Think back to your days in high school for a moment. Do you remember the popular kids in your class? Why did they always seem to attract the most attention? Were they good looking, funny, smart, athletic, or controversial? Did they offer something unique and buzz-worthy? Whatever they did have to offer, many of the kids in school either wanted it and/or looked up to it.

These same exact principles can be applied to blogging and, more specifically, your blog site. When you are successful at creating a popular blog you really do become the "cool kid on the block."

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Defending a Giant: Why Wikipedia Doesn't Get the Scholarly Credit it Deserves

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In 2006, Emmy award winning comedian Stephen Colbert infamously introduced the concept of "Wikiality" on his show, The Colbert Report. Colbert poked fun at the concept of Wikipedia by editing an article on the air and stating, "...any user can change any entry, and if enough other users agree with them, it becomes true."

He then called on viewers to change the "Elephant" entry on Wikipedia to state that the population of elephants has tripled in the last six months. This caused Wikipedia entries like "African Forest Elephant" and "Babar the Elephant to be edited within minutes.

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How to Write an Interesting Film Review

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When it comes to expressing an opinion about a film, everybody's a critic. However, not everybody can successfully translate their thoughts into an interesting, cohesive review. Writing an interesting film review involves preparation, critical viewing and creative writing.

Knowing the backgrounds of the individuals involved in the movie allows you to create interesting comparisons between the new film and previous work. For example, if you were to write a review of Black Swan (2010), it would be advantageous to take the time to first watch several of the previous filmed directed by Darren Aronofsky.

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How to Create Content that Brings You Traffic

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If you are looking to learn how to create content that will drive a large amount of visitor traffic to your website, there are several approaches and techniques that you should employ each and every time you write a new piece of content.

Since there is such a large amount of content available online it is absolutely necessary that you do everything that you can to differentiate your website's content from your competitor's website content. Below are several techniques to consider when developing your approach to driving a high volume of traffic to your web site.

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