Lines & Letters

Award-Winning Newsletter of NEO STC


Review: Introducing SEO (Your Quick Start Guide to Effective SEO Practices)

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) –  according to authors Shenoy and Prabhu – provides ways to “improve the visibility of websites using different strategies and techniques” and that is the working definition for SEO as it is used in  the book Introducing SEO – Your quick-start guide to effective SEO practices. The audience for the book could … Continue reading…

Where to Find Remote Work

Whether you do remote freelance work from time to time or full time – or want to – you could find the  Want a Work-From-Home Gig article from Techwhirl of interest as it covers several web sites that let you bid on work-at-home projects or positions. The Techwhirl article mentions these sites: FlexJobs Freelancer Guru The Penny … Continue reading…

Newsletter Archive Reminder

Here is a reminder that our newsletter archive recently improved thanks to the work of Kim Lindsey. We all owe her a big thank you. At the site you will see instructions on how to find an issue of the newsletter prior to September, 2014. Here from the site are snippets with directions. _____________________________ Newsletter … Continue reading…

President’s Column

As we move toward spring, we have some great programs and events coming up. On March 9, the topic of our meeting is Cyberlaw for New Media Communicators. On April 6, the topic is When Communities Collide: NEO STC and Local University Collaborations are a Win-Win! I am looking forward to this panel discussion with … Continue reading…

Member News

We have exciting things happening in our chapter community: Kim Lindsey has worked diligently to update the Newsletter Archives with the 2001-2014 issues. Thank you for your hard work, Kim! Congratulations to Lynn Nickels for receiving her Competent Communicator Certification through Toastmasters! 

Search Engine Optimization Tips to Note

Chris Rauff’s “SEO Tips for Technical Communicators: Six Ways to Boost Sales and Decrease Costs” gives us ideas to help with Web projects and audiences. Presenting an STC webinar called TechComm and Search Engine Optimization: A Powerful and Cost-Reducing Combination Chris is founder of Colorado-based Boulder SEO Marketing. Let’s look at some of his definitions, ideas, … Continue reading…