Morning Reads: SEO and Coding

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Morning Reads: SEO and Coding


We’re going to keep this short and sweet today. First a ridiculously amazing list of things you can do to be better at SEO. Second, teach yourself to code. Seriously.

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SEO Tips

There are a million places out there promising SEO gold, and for the most part they are garbage. Gaming the system doesn’t work. It takes work and dedication to make SEO work for you. If you haven’t yet noticed, we’ve got a bit of a crush on the folks at SEOMoz. In this post they lay out 96 things you can do in an hour to help your ranking.

Learn to Code

I’m not kidding. Today. Take half of your lunch hour and learn to code. JavaScript, HTML/CSS, Python, or Ruby. Even if you know absolutely nothing about coding, give it a try. If you are working on a digital team you need some rudimentary knowledge about coding. Code Academy is worlds beyond buying one of those books from the 75% off bin at the going out of business Barnes and Noble. Did I mention it is free?

I see you like to read printed material. You should check out Nicco's book The End of Big: