About Phyllis Garland

I am a geek in love with all things techie, marketing, social media, and Apple. You know, that stuff that probably gives you a headache just thinking about. I get it, and it’s okay if you don’t, because that just means I can totally help you out.

Are You Taking Advantage of Article Directories?

Article directories are excellent tools for quality link building for your website. Their influence and value for businesses online have been known and understood for many years. However, to advance your site through article directories you must understand what type of articles to add to them and you should also pick the best type […]

Out Site SEO Tactics for Optimized Results

Out Site SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
An effective way of promoting a website is to create SEO content to be placed in other web locations, away from the site you want to promote. Does this sound strange to you? It is really pretty simple! Whenever content and links are placed in other sites than your […]

By |June 20th, 2011|Search Engine Optimization, White Hat SEO|0 Comments

On Site SEO Tactics for Optimized Results

On Site SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
The content you present on your website is what defines who you are and what you do but this is not all. Everything that you publish in your website is not only seen by those who come to visit, it is also being scanned and crawled periodically by search […]

How to Choose SEO Services in the San Francisco Bay Area

How to Choose SEO Services in the San Francisco Bay Area
SEO or Search Engine Optimization is not a new concept but as people become more and more accustomed to living their lives online this important tool for promotions is crucial to understand. Luckily you don’t have to know the ins and outs of SEO […]

Can Your Business be Found in the Search Engines?

Can Your Business be Found in the Search Engines?
Recently I was trying to find a business in a different city but could not find it through regular search methods. I looked using Google and Yahoo but had no luck in finding that business. While doing the search, I noticed that other similar businesses did […]


By |January 3rd, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Can Your Business Be Found on the Internet?

So, you or your web designer just created  this terrific website for you…now what?

Make sure your website’s URL address (URL = Uniform Resource Locator) is registered with all of the search engines….not just Google. There are hundreds and hundreds of search engines out there.

To register with Google, log onto: http://www.google.com/addurl/?continue=/addurl

To register with Yahoo, log […]

My Fave WordPress Plug-ins

I am converting more and more of clients over to WordPress which is a Content Management System (CMS).  WordPress allows business owners to have complete control over their website…there is no need to depend on their webmaster or webmistress to update their website.  WordPress basically works as a word document…it’s really that simple. You […]

Google Juice

My friend Kathleen Maxwell of Triumph 4 Me started her own Talk Internet Radio program. I was honored to be her very first guest. Today, we talked about Search Engine Optimization, WordPress, and website usability!

You can log onto Talk Shoe to hear the interview or you can hear the interview without leaving my website […]

12 Ways to bring more fans to your Facebook business page

1. As you build your Facebook business page, be sure to add your business logo to your business page because your logo helps create and reinforce brand awareness.

2. Create a FB customized landing page which will tell users all about your business.  Landing pages are often used to promote your events, call […]

Tools to Enlarge Your Internet Footprint

I have listed several resources to get your brand in the forefront of people’s minds. The more places you are, the more people are likely to find you.

Create a profile at the following professional Services:

• Facebook Pages – http://www.facebook.com/pages/
• Facebook – http://www.facebook.com
• Twitter – […]

Are you ready to jump on the “Social Media” bandwagon?

{This is a small excerpt from a recent presentation I gave on social media.}
In my experience, when I start talking to business owners about using Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn to drive traffic to their website, or to find prospects or to announce events, I always hear, “Well, we would like to but who has […]