Video Gary Round 2?

Jan 23rd

Found this video ranking #19 in Yahoo! for SEO...

And it is only going to get worse with guys like John Reese recommending everyone become an internet marketer selling to internet marketers just so he can prime the pump to sell his latest product and build a downstream of affiliates. Stake your claim before the fake experts turn your market into snake-oil:

And by creating a lot of fake value (encouraging everyone to pose as experts) you actually ruin chances of all new commers as customers will grow more and more skeptic and will tend to go for proven marketers (avoiding the anonymous which might also have a lot to offer)

Published: January 23, 2008

Comments

5ubliminal
January 23, 2008 - 2:17pm

If you hired this guy to act ... well ... he did a hell of a job and you could double his salary.
If this guy's for real ... OMG! It's the beginning of the end.

Regards.

PS: First time I noticed a visit with your blog as referer I thought someone's doing ref-spam :)

January 23, 2008 - 5:18pm

Wow, he's ranking for SEO, when the term he's going after is "SEO Optimization" ;-)

I propose a new acronym, like the one for PHP (which stands for PHP Hypertext Processor) but in reverse: SEOS. It stands, of course, for

Search Engine Optimization SEOS

Maybe that will help our dear video correspondent sort out his confusion.

January 23, 2008 - 6:35pm

The video is like a train wreck. I didn't want to watch and I knew nothing good was going to come from watching, but somehow I had to watch.

I'm not sure which is sadder. That someone could actually create this video or that Yahoo would rank it?

5ubliminal
January 23, 2008 - 10:08pm

Saddest is that someone out there will buy it!

That makes me shed a tear.

January 23, 2008 - 10:52pm

I wonder what he scored on his "SAT Test"

January 24, 2008 - 3:29am

Still, there is no shortage of suckers, so he may even gather a following.

January 24, 2008 - 5:37am

Is this guy actually doing this video in a armless, cut off red t-shirt? LOL, WOW.

January 24, 2008 - 7:25am

That was about as entertaining as a Scientology video featuring Tom Cruise.

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