According to ComScore, December 4, 2006 was the heaviest e-commerce shopping day on record. Spending topped out at 647 million dollars!

If you follow the link above the graph provides a pretty clear picture of the increase in online shopping/spending that has been occurring since 2003. If you still think (quality) SEO costs too much, say hello to that guy with the beard living in the cave next to you. Even "expensive" SEO provides better return on investment over traditional forms of advertising and every year more money is being spent online than ever before.

December 11, 2006

Stoney deGeyter is the President of Pole Position Marketing, a leading search engine optimization and marketing firm helping businesses grow since 1998. Stoney is a frequent speaker at website marketing conferences and has published hundreds of helpful SEO, SEM and small business articles.

If you'd like Stoney deGeyter to speak at your conference, seminar, workshop or provide in-house training to your team, contact him via his site or by phone at 866-685-3374.

Stoney pioneered the concept of Destination Search Engine Marketing which is the driving philosophy of how Pole Position Marketing helps clients expand their online presence and grow their businesses. Stoney is Associate Editor at Search Engine Guide and has written several SEO and SEM e-books including E-Marketing Performance; The Best Damn Web Marketing Checklist, Period!; Keyword Research and Selection, Destination Search Engine Marketing, and more.

Stoney has five wonderful children and spends his free time reviewing restaurants and other things to do in Canton, Ohio.

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