PRAISE FOR Marketing in the Age of Google
"Former Googler Vanessa Fox has been educating people about the world of Google and search marketing for years. She thoughtfully guides marketers past jargon and technical distractionsto focus on the best ways to reach customers in today's 'searching' culture."
—Danny Sullivan, Editor in Chief, Search Engine Land
"Vanessa Fox grabs your hand, shows you the way into the big black box of search marketing, and flips the lights on. You'll walk away from this book not only getting it when it comes to using search to build your business, but knowing how to do it."
—Tamara Adlin, author of The Essential Persona Lifecycle
"This may be the first book that manages to identify and deconstruct the new search-engine-centricbusiness world in which we live. Highly recommended."
—John C. Dvorak, columnist, MarketWatch and PC Magazine
"Finally! A nontechnical book about smarter search engine marketing. This is the search marketing bible for people looking to grow their business."
—Lee Odden, CEO, TopRank Online Marketing
"Vanessa Fox has a fantastic perspective into the search marketplace. Her experience at Google and within the industry, combined with her ability to share those insights in nontechnical morsels, make this book a must-read for anyone in business."
—Richard Zwicky, founder and President, Enquisite
Your search strategy can influence how consumers interact with your business. But, more importantly, how audiences use search engines provides critical data about customer behavior, needs, and motivations. This nontechnical book explains everything you need to know about search rankings, search data, and creating a search strategy that's deeply integrated into your business. This revised and updated edition includes the latest tools and changes to the search landscape. It now covers Google+ as well as Google's Panda algorithm, which has substantially changed how Google evaluates content quality.