Posts by CT Moore

About CT Moore

A former Staff Editor here at Revenews.com, CT Moore is a recovering agency hack with over a decade experience leveraging search, social media, and content marketing to help brands meet their business goals online. He currently provides digital strategy consulting to start-ups, SMBs, enterprise level companies through his consultancy Socialed Inc.. CT is also an accomplished blogger and speaker who educates groups and companies on how they can better leverage different online channels.

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Inflicting Damage: Google Napalms UGC, Competitors And Content Farms

According to Google, last week’s Google’s algorithm update was supposed to help people find “more high-quality sites in search.” But when you look at the top 25 losers, you can’t help but notice Google seems to have devalued user-generated-content …

How Involved in Social Media Should the Government Be?

Last week, Facebook put-out a 26-page retort to the FTC’s preliminary report on privacy regulation. Unsurprisingly, the document wreaks of economic interests, but it also raises some questions about who should foot the bill for social media.

Through its retorts, …

Last Call for Social Media Evangelists

Social media is growing up real quick, and it looks like it’s time for it to put down the beer-bong, move out of the frat house and move into the cubicle. Basically, the party is over, and a lot of …

Why Mobile And Social Ads Are So Disruptive

It’s easy to hate advertising. It’s mostly unsolicited and it’s everywhere we go. So it’s no surprise that people really hate ads in social media and on mobile devices.

This week, eMarketer reported on a survey commissioned by AdAge and …

Facebook Can do Popularity, Just Don’t Call it Search

There’s no shortage of speculation about Facebook ultimately displacing Google and taking over search. For starters, Americans spend more than 6 times as much time on social networks as they do searching. More importantly, search engines such as Bing …

4 Mobile Takeaways From Affiliate Summit West

So another Affiliate Summit West has come and gone. This year’s event was another exemplar brouhaha of networking, learning, and partying

On the learning side, Affiliate Summit probably has the highest quality sessions of every conference I attend regularly. And …

Best Buy Bites into Publishers’ Pie

Best Buy's 145,000+ in-store screens and online ad units will certainly eat into mainstream publishers' ad revenues by offering advertisers contextually relevant eye balls. And its online content will also pose a considerable threat to affiliates.

Google’s Christmas Wish List

What do you get the search giant that has over 50 percent of the market? Well, having over half of the search market cornered doesn’t mean that you have everything. And even though most of us can’t afford anything that …