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The End of the Internet Dream

24 August 2015

Kristine attended Blackhat USA and Defcon coferences in the United States where she stumbled on the keynote of Jennifer Grannick. This is the write up.

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Outing Black Hat SEO; Should we, or should we not?

21 January 2014

Should we, or should we not reveal agencies or companies that do black hat SEO? Who are we helping by outing others? State of Digital debates the issue.

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The Slippery Slope of Black Hat CRO, Dark Patterns and Manipulative Interface Design #ConvCon

28 November 2012

Dr. Harry Brignull, User Experience Consultant for 90percentofeverything.com explores Black Hat CRO and Manipulative Interface Design, what he deems as 'Dark Patterns', exploring some examples of companies using coercive...

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SMX East 2012 New York – Day 1 #SMX

3 October 2012

Missed SMX East? Find out all about what happened on the first day of SMX East in NYC.

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Dark Patterns: how “Black Hat design” can influence behavior

13 April 2011

Earlier this month I visited Brighton SEO, Annabel reported on that in two posts last week. There was one presentation at Brighton SEO which deserves a little bit more...

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Google and Content Farms – what could the new classifier uncover?

1 February 2011

I first wrote about what I thought Google’s next step would be in March 2010. It was a post triggered during SES London 2010 while I was watching the...

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How SEO is a lot like Poker

14 April 2010

Poker is a card game that involves certain skills, techniques, and a bit of luck, to win more money in a game than your competitors. SEO is a profession...

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