I have read several books on SEO but I know the field changes on a regular basis; does anyone have a recommendation on a good source for current SEO practices?
Google's SEO is always up to date. Check out their web developer tools.
Blekko also has some handy, transparent SEO tools (http://searchengineland.com/blekkos-seo-tools-what-information-do-they-provide-54479) that give you all sorts of useful info, including backlink reports, duplicate content reports, site comparisons and crawl stats.
Google Search Engine Optimization Starter Guide: http://static.googleusercontent.com/external_content/untrusted_dlcp/www.google.com/en/us/webmasters/docs/search-engine-optimization-starter-guide.pdf
Google Webmaster Tools: http://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/
Top 15 SEO Blogs To Follow If You Want To Brush Up Your SEO Knowledge: http://www.webdesignbooth.com/seo-blogs-to-follow-to-brush-up-seo-knowledge/
6 Ways to Get Your Website Noticed by Mainstream Media: http://www.webdesignbooth.com/get-your-website-noticed-by-mainstream-media/
10 top SEO tips that you can use to improve your website's ranking on the search engines. Read the full article here: http://www.elated.com/articles/10-essential-seo-strategies/
Web Page Analyzer - 0.98 - from Website Optimization: http://www.websiteoptimization.com/services/analyze/
Free SEO Services. Search Engine Optimization Tools: http://www.seomastering.com/?PHPSESSID=0939fdd6f25d4fdf36ed71fa75def667
Search engine submission: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Google_Sitemaps#Search_engine_submission
Search Engine Optimization (SEO - Getting Started):
HTML 5 and SEO: http://www.webconfs.com/html5-seo-article-27.php
Major Payne, thanks so very much for the info. I will explore it throughly.
You're very welcome.
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