Tag Archives: Lonnie Hodge

Best way to follow the Olympics

In case you are not already doing so, Twitter has been a great way to follow (and participate in) Olympics coverage. For the opening ceremony a large group of us wrote 140 character postings with the agreed tag #080808. Lonnie Hodge – who also Twitted – blogged about the outcome: And yesterday’s hash mash (a

Lonnie Hodge: Praise for Baidu selling search results

Unlike Google, China’s dominant search engine – Baidu – sells its results page. Lonnie Hodge, a search engine optimization expert (see video here about his departure from academics after many years), sent over some slides about a relatively new way Baidu is selling search results: Brandlink. For one million RMB (Roughly US$130,000), a brand –