State of Search Provides news and information on search marketing and social media. It hosts weekly podcasts, live blogging sessions, and videocasts with industry speakers and experts to give you a full insight on the industry and its events.
Small Business Search Marketing Provides SEO and web marketing tips and conversation for the small business owner and webmaster. Read blog posts, join discussions, get the latest blog news, and learn how to market your business from other small business owners and industry experts.
Google URL Shortener Replaces a long URL with a shorter one; displays all your URLs, the creation time (hour, week, month, etc) and click history. Requires a Google account to access.
Google Plus Profile Links your Google Profile to your site to help users find your content on the Web. Simply type in your profile URL, select the size you want, then copy and paste the code provide into your site where you want the button to appear.
SEOChat.com A discussion/ chat forum related to the major search engines and directories. If you want some in-depth insight into Google, Yahoo, AlltheWeb, the ODP and other engines, this is a good site to visit.
SearchEngineDictionary.com Provides an authorative glossary of search engine terms. It offers an alphabetical listing of over 300 terms and definitions related to search engines. If you're wondering what terms like "SERPS", "keywords stuffing", and "spamdexing" mean, this site is a must visit.
100Keywords.com Offers two free online tools for websites, but both are very useful. The first, a Keyword Research Tool provides valuable information about which terms people search for each month and how many times the keyword is requested, and the second, a Keyword Density Tool shows how well your website is designed for the search engines.
SEOBook.com A good site to visit if you're looking for the latest search engine news. Check out the archives for past news.
URLTrends.com URLTrends.com is a new site that provides a host of useful facts about any URL such as Pagerank, Alexa rank, Incoming Google, Yahoo, MSN and Alexa links, overall incoming and outgoing links and much more.
SocialPatterns.com A personal site by search engine marketing expert, Michael Nguyen, which mainly consists of search engine news and search engine marketing discussion. Interesting content.
Search Engine Showdown An online compendium of search engine facts, analysis, information, and comparisons. If you want some quick insight into the major engines, this is a good starting point.
Search Engine Friendly Layouts Website provides standards compliant layouts with clean and functional markup. Useful for webmasters and search engine optimization specialists.
Traffick.com Charts developments in the world of search engines, focusing on the business angle and how search engine marketing is evolving on the Web. The content is primarily articles related to the SE industry arranged in 5 major categories.