My SEO Statistics are 42% Better than Yours

In working on the content for my new web site, I was working on ways to display the SEO ranking statistics. I came up with this concept of scaling the text relative to the % of clicks they get.

The SEO statistics in this way are pretty dramatic:

  1. The #1 Result: receives 42% of all clicks
  2. #2 Result: 12% of all clicks
  3. #3 Result: 8.5%
  4. #4 Result: 6%
  5. #5 Result: 5%

How do the numbers look?

I put together some really neat graphics that show how crazy important ranking well is. I went through some failed ideas, but landed on these two graphics: Continue reading “My SEO Statistics are 42% Better than Yours”

Have you NEVER NOT wanted to make curly quotes in OSX? Here's how…and more.

Helvetica Black and Arial Black quotes are oh so curly.

For those of you who care about whether or not your quotes are quotation marks, apostrophes or primes, here’s are simple way to write single-curly and double-curly quotes in Mac OSX…and unlock the secret to, um, some mysteries. Continue reading “Have you NEVER NOT wanted to make curly quotes in OSX? Here's how…and more.”