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Charles Yoo

Charles Yoo
Location
San Francisco, California, USA
Birthday
June 03
Bio
Formerly a traffic analyst in charge of web analytics and search engine optimization operations. A journalist. A reader.

MY RECENT POSTS

AUGUST 12, 2010 5:12PM

Good bye

I have an announcement to make.

Unfortunately, I'll no longer be blogging for Traffic Central anymore. My last day at Salon was yesterday. 

 Thank you again, everyone, for all your support. 

 Take care.

Charles  Read full post »

AUGUST 11, 2010 1:54PM

Aug. 11: Keywords from yesterday

Sorry. Busy day at the office yesterday.

These are the keywords that brought readers here yesterday:

  • newt gingrich's ex
  • tom hardy
  • swine flu pandemic over
  • rand paul
  • steve slater
  • steven slater
  • shiloh jolie pitt
  • fire destroys shoes nazi victims
  • christopher hitchens cancer
  • gay marriage
  • rick scott
  • newt g
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AUGUST 10, 2010 1:28PM

Ted Stevens, Jet Blue, Ramadan

A busy news day. 
Wow, Ted Stevens.
Honda Recall.
And Ramadan is around the corner. 
 
Trends as of 10:28 pm PDT: 

Google Hot Topics (Issues people are publishing most about)
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AUGUST 9, 2010 9:01PM

Aug. 9: Keywords

Again...
  •  mad men recap
  • kindle
  • mad men
  • rand paul
  • true blood
  • bachelor pad
  • true blood recap
  • shiloh jolie pitt
  • anne rice
  • k-town
  • michelle obama
  • mad men season 4 episode 3
  • k town
  • silva vs sonnen
  • shiloh pitt
  • annette bening
  • facebook
  • immigration
  • anne lamott
  • moscow times
  • mad men blogs
  • zsa zsa
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AUGUST 9, 2010 2:44PM

Aug 9: Keywords

Keywords from the weekend, folks.

  • megan fox hot hot
  • shiloh jolie pitt
  • michaele salahi
  • megan fox dominic monaghan
  • french man falls grand canyon
  • megan fox hot
  • christopher hitchens
  • michelle obama spain vacation
  • k town
  • k-town
  • salahi
  • tony judt
  • grilled peaches
  • megan fox
  • megan fox, 'lie'
  • glenn beck
  • shiloh
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AUGUST 6, 2010 8:43PM

Aug. 6: Keywords

Again...
  • target apologizes
  • missing teen's body found
  • christopher hitchens
  • ohio couple dating service scam
  • sytycd
  • shiloh jolie pitt
  • john goodman lost 100 pounds
  • target ceo gregg steinhafel  genuinely sorry
  • baseball worst blown calls
  • so you think you can dance
  • hitchens
  • pirate bay
  • parks and recrea
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AUGUST 6, 2010 2:26PM

Unemployment

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An unemployed man looks for work at JobTrain employment office in Menlo Park, Calif., Tuesday, July 20, 2010. Legislation to restore unemployment benefits to millions who have been out of work for more than six months broke free of Senate Republican delaying tactics on Tuesday. (APRead full post »

AUGUST 5, 2010 8:48PM

Aug. 5: Keywords

Again...
  •  favre
  • taylor swift mine
  • brett favre
  • real housewives of dc
  • deadspin
  • woman uses toes
  • proposition 8
  • shit my dad says
  • glenn beck
  • shiloh jolie pitt
  • sytycd
  • k-town
  • so you think you can dance
  • kagan vote
  • k town
  • project vigilant
  • jenn sterger
  • whoopi goldberg  michaele salahi
  • mosque
  • ground
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 Whoopi Goldberg

In this May 3, 2010 file photo, Whoopi Goldberg arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute gala in New York. 

Whoopi Goldberg is hot, thanks to an alleged showdown with one of the members of The Real Housewives of DC, who was a guest on The View.… Read full post »

AUGUST 4, 2010 8:14PM

Aug. 4: Keywords

Again....
  •  sugarbabe negotiated infidelity holly hill
  • china legal brothels
  • proposition 8
  • laurence fishburne daughter
  • montana fishburne
  • the great typo hunt
  • mosque
  • shiloh jolie pitt
  • mosque near ground zero
  • holly hill
  • real housewives of dc
  • k-town
  • ground zero mosque
  • aurora borealis
  • stephen colbert
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AUGUST 4, 2010 5:26PM

Prop 8, Avada Kedavra

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Actors Rupert Grint, left, and Daniel Radcliffe greet fans at the grand opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando theme park in Orlando, Fla., Friday, June 18, 2010.(AP Photo/John Raoux) 
 
Prop 8 is the big news of the day, folks.
 
AUGUST 3, 2010 8:59PM

Aug: 3 Keywords

Again...
  •  6 kids drown
  • project vigilant
  • the bachelorette
  • montana fishburne
  • ali and roberto
  • miley cyrus upskirt
  • bachelorette
  • ground zero mosque
  • mosque at ground zero
  • mosque
  • girls busching girls
  • k-town
  • holly hill
  • k town
  • bullock gulf video
  • shiloh jolie pitt
  • laurence fishburne daughter
  • eva mendes
  • t
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 0803lindsay
Lindsay Lohan is shown in a court, Tuesday, July 20, 2010, in Beverly Hills, Calif., where she was taken into custody to serve a jail sentence for probation violation. (AP Photo/Al Seib, pool) 
 
Twitter can be vicious.
 
A  case in point: Yesterday, one of… Read full post »
AUGUST 2, 2010 8:45PM

Aug 2: Keywords

Again... 
  • laurence fishburne daughter
  • laurence fishburne
  • montana fishburne
  • mitch miller dies
  • mad men
  • true blood
  • mad men recap
  • laurence fishburne's daughter
  • true blood recap
  • mosque at ground zero
  • k town
  • tim pawlenty
  • k-town
  • montana fishburne vivid
  • super sad true love story
  • fishburne
  • the real l wo
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AUGUST 2, 2010 1:28PM

Aug 2: Keywords from the weekend

These keywords brought readers here over the weekend.
  •  anthony weiner
  • maxine waters
  • k town
  • k-town
  • mel gibson tapes
  • inception analysis
  • chelsea clinton
  • shiloh jolie pitt
  • chelsea clinton wedding
  • grilled peaches
  • true blood
  • ed mezvinsky
  • inception
  • slim-30 herb supplement
  • chelsea clinton's wedding
  • oli
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JULY 30, 2010 9:07PM

July 30: Keywords

Again...

  •  anthony weiner
  • chelsea clinton wedding
  • south dakota hailstone
  • charles rangel ethics investigation
  • k-town
  • k town
  • lee dewyze
  • the view
  • shiloh jolie pitt
  • mel gibson tapes
  • inception analysis
  • chelsea clinton
  • true blood
  • rand paul
  • palmdale fire
  • upskirt
  • marc mezvinsky
  • so you think you can danc
  • Read full post »
JULY 29, 2010 9:21PM

July 29: Keywords

Sorry, folks, for skipping blogging. 

 So these are the keywords from the past two days. 

  • sarah palin
  • k town
  • k-town
  • mel gibson tapes
  • palin
  • shiloh jolie pitt
  • rosie obama the view
  • elizabeth warren
  • chelsea clinton
  • inception analysis
  • ice cream recipes
  • aaron schock
  • tony hayward
  • pat caddell
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JULY 27, 2010 9:07PM

July 27: Keywords

Again...
  • maury chaykin dies
  • us russia cocaine trade scheme
  • k-town
  • shiloh jolie pitt
  • k town
  • miley cyrus upskirt
  • elizabeth warren
  • sarah palin
  • palin
  • glenn beck
  • journolist
  • tides foundation
  • mel gibson tapes
  • miley cyrus lap dance
  • wikileaks afghanistan
  • jon gosselin
  • andrew breitbart
  • mel gibson transcript
  • by
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No time for a chitchat today, so let me just cut to the chase.
 
Trends as of 1 pm PDT:
 
Google Hot Topics (Issues people are publishing most about)
  1. hr 5741   2. wyclef jean   3. wikileaks   4. tatum   5. starcraft ii   6. pr… Read full post »
JULY 26, 2010 8:40PM

July 26: Keywords

Again....
  •  wikileaks
  • wikileaks afghanistan
  • miley cyrus upskirt
  • true blood
  • glenn beck
  • mad men
  • ford motor company
  • lynnewood hall
  • wikileak
  • mad men recap
  • the real l word
  • k-town
  • shiloh jolie pitt
  • law&order la
  • shirley sherrod
  • inception analysis
  • miley cyrus lap dance
  • k town
  • true blood recap
  • snooki
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JULY 26, 2010 2:49PM

July 26: Keywords from the weekend

Here they are.... the keywords from the weekend. Also, I added a new section called Google News to list the popular issues that are being written about at the moment, in the area of World, US, Business and others.
 
Hope it helps. There are plenty topics to pontificate on,… Read full post »
JULY 23, 2010 8:14PM

July 23: Keywords

 Again...
  • niel shore
  • andrew breitbart
  • daniel schorr dies
  • huffington post
  • elizabeth warren
  • sarah palin
  • journolist
  • baseball kidnapping wife
  • so you think you can dance
  • shirley sherrod
  • sytycd
  • mario batali
  • nikki araguz
  • comic con protest
  • darth vader robs bank
  • miley cyrus upskirt
  • glenn beck
  • ground zer
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JULY 23, 2010 2:57PM

Mel Gibson, Andrew Breitbart

 Mel Gibson

In this Oct. 29, 2007 file photo, actor Mel Gibson arrives at the premiere of American Gangster in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Gus Ruelas, file)

It dawned on me to today, that in his movies, many of Mel Gibson's characters rant a lot. Especially in the… Read full post »

JULY 22, 2010 8:42PM

July 22: Keywords

Again...
  •  rick warren eye injury
  • andrew breitbart
  • shirley sherrod
  • breitbart
  • glenn beck
  • sarah palin
  • k-town
  • inception analysis
  • k town
  • miley cyrus upskirt
  • gerard butler
  • journolist
  • journolist listserv
  • kent boyd
  • palin
  • 2204355
  • elizabeth warren
  • sytycd
  • john raese
  • miley cyrus lap dance
  • r136a1
  • tom vilsac
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JULY 22, 2010 3:05PM

Facebook, T-Mobile

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AP 

iPhone is coming to T-Mobile. That's the rumor. So rejoice, you Apple devotees. 

[Disclaimer: I'm loving my Evo]

 Plus, Facebook now has 500 million users. This is the way we live now, right? Our digital lives are filtered, selected and shared. I can't even recall the… Read full post »