About Danny Sullivan

Editor of Search Engine Land, covering Google, SEO, PPC and all aspects of search engines and search marketing.

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  • Danny shared from Armada: A novel by the author of Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
    “Hold on. You’re telling me that Star Wars was secretly financed by the Earth Defense Alliance to serve as anti-alien propaganda?”
    Note: The secret agenda behind Star Wars finally exposed by @erniecline in Armada :)
  • Danny shared from Armada: A novel by the author of Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
    The Mikes were still engaged in the same whispered conversation they’d been having earlier, before I’d zoned out and started seeing things—a debate over the “coolest melee weapon in the history of cinema.” I tried to focus in on their voices again now. “Sting wasn’t even really a sword,” Diehl was saying. “It was more like a glow-in-the-dark Hobbit butter knife, used to spread jam on scones and lembas bread and shit.” Cruz rolled his eyes. “ ‘Your love of the halflings’ leaf has clearly slowed your mind,’ ” he quoted. “Sting was an Elvish blade, forged in Gondolin...
    Note: Lightsaber best melee weapon, of course. & Armada by @erniecline starts strong
  • Danny shared from The Unincorporated Man by Dani Kollin, Eytan Kollin
    Advertising media saturation in a society as advanced as this one is both a blessing and a curse. Indeed, had it not been for the market demand and successful application of products and services to help limit advertising, society would have experienced a second Grand Collapse (by the simple fact that no one would have wanted to leave their homes for fear of advertising inundation). Luckily, there was almost as much money to be made in antipublicity and antiadvertising product development as in the traditional fields of advertising, and so a healthy balance was reached.
    Note: From Unincorporated Man, when ads everywhere, will anti-ad tech make us safe?
  • Danny shared from The Unincorporated Man by Dani Kollin, Eytan Kollin
    Advertising media saturation in a society as advanced as this one is both a blessing and a curse. Indeed, had it not been for the market demand and successful application of products and services to help limit advertising, society would have experienced a second Grand Collapse (by the simple fact that no one would have wanted to leave their homes for fear of advertising inundation). Luckily, there was almost as much money to be made in antipublicity and antiadvertising product development as in the traditional fields of advertising, and so a healthy balance was reached. But
  • Danny shared from The Unincorporated Man by Dani Kollin, Eytan Kollin
    Advertising media saturation in a society as advanced as this one is both a blessing and a curse. Indeed, had it not been for the market demand and successful application of products and services to help limit advertising, society would have experienced a second Grand Collapse (by the simple fact that no one would have wanted to leave their homes for fear of advertising inundation). Luckily, there was almost as much money to be made in antipublicity and antiadvertising product development as in the traditional fields of advertising, and so a healthy balance was reached. But
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Danny Sullivan