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 WebmasterWorld Highlighted Posts   Mar. 27, 2015
Google Loses Appeal To Stop Apple Safari Users Suing Over Privacy
Posted in Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues by RedBar

Google has lost its court appeal to halt Apple Safari users suing the company over claims that Google bypassed Safari security settings. ... read more ...


Google AdWords Extends Product Ratings To UK, France and Germany
Posted in Google AdWords by engine

Google AdWords said it has extended the product rating system beyond the US, now to UK, France and Germany. ... read more ...


Twitter Introduces "Periscope" Video Streaming
Posted in Twitter by engine

Twitter has introduced its recently-acquired "Periscope" live video streaming app. ... read more ...


Facebook In Talks Over Hosting News Sites' Content
Posted in Facebook Marketing by engine

Facebook want to host news sites' content, according to people familiar with the matter. ... read more ...


Pinterest "Pinnability" Machine Learning For Home Feed Relevance
Posted in Pinterest by engine

Pinterest engineering has gone into detailed explanation about how it can bring personalized and relevant Pins to the newsfeed. ... read more ...


Google Chrome's New Javascript Techniques Help Speed Page Loading
Posted in Google Chrome Browser by engine

Two new techniques in Chrome to help speed browsing, especially on a mobile connection. ... read more ...


2012 FTC Antitrust Probe Into Google: Documents Exposed Reveal "real harm to consumers and to innovation"
Posted in Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues by engine

"The staff report from the agency's bureau of competition, which hasn't before been disclosed, recommended the commission bring a lawsuit challenging three separate Google practices,..." ... read more ...


Google To Shut Down Old Webmaster Tools API April 20, 2015
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by engine

Webmasters should, of course, already be migrating to the new API. ... read more ...


Google Mobile Algo to be Bigger Than Panda or Penguin as Deadline Looms
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by Whitey

WebmasterWorld Members discuss the impact of Google's smartphone/mobile algorithm having a greater impact than Panda or Penguin. ... read more ...


Microsoft To Kill Off The Internet Explorer Brand
Posted in Microsoft Internet Explorer by bill

Microsoft has dropped hints that the Internet Explorer brand is going away. ... read more ...


Windows 10 Launches Summer 2015
Posted in Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/10) by bill

Windows 10 will be available this summer in 190 countries and 111 languages. ... read more ...


Dot Com Turns 30-Years Old, and There's no Sign of its Popularity Declining
Posted in Domain Names by engine

Some may be surprised to know .com is 30. ... read more ...


Google Doorway Page Algorithm Refreshed
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by aakk9999

Google is to introduce a ranking adjustment for doorway pages. ... read more ...


Google SERPs Knowledge Layout With No Organic Above Fold
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by aakk9999

WebmasterWorld members discuss Google SERPs layout with Knowledge Graph and no organic results above the fold. ... read more ...


WordPress Yoast SEO Plugin Serious Vulnerability Fixed
Posted in WordPress by engine

Update your Yoast SEO plugin. ... read more ...


Google WMT Now Includes a Blocked Resources Report
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by engine

Blocked resources report will help find Googlebot crawling errors. ... read more ...


Demanding Nofollow Removal or a Link Takedown Request
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by Rlilly

WebmastersWorld Members debate whether a nofollow is fair, and whether it ought to be follow, or to submit a link take-down demand. ... read more ...


WordPress Developer, Automattic, Wins Case Over False DMCA Claim
Posted in Content, Writing and Copyright by engine

It can be expensive for those that think submitting false DMCA claims is a way of censorship. ... read more ...


Google Mobile Smartphone Algo April 21st: Real Time And Page By Page Basis
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by aakk9999

Google's Mobile/Smartphone Algorithm is likely to be page-by-page, and in real time: The "Smartphone Update." ... read more ...


Google Launches Compare For U.S. Car Insurance
Posted in Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues by engine

Google's latest move to become a comparison site took a step forward with Compare for car insurance in the U.S. ... read more ...


Facebook warns page owners their 'Like' count may dip
Posted in Facebook Marketing by bill

Facebook will be removing Likes on business Pages from inactive and memorialized accounts. ... read more ...


Google Updates and SERP Changes - March 2015
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by Itanium

WebmasterWorld's monthly look at Google's SERPs changes. ... read more ...


Google's Knowledge Graph:Knowledge-Based Trust: Estimating the Trustworthiness of Web Sources
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by engine

The possibility of the SERPs changing from significantly link-based, to greater emphasis on trustworthiness-based might be closer than some may think. ... read more ...


"Freak" Security Flaw Could Impact Apple and Google Users
Posted in Webmaster General by engine

More than one third of encrypted Web sites - including those bearing the "lock" icon that signifies a connection secured by SSL technology - proved vulnerable to attack... ... read more ...


Google AdSense PII Email Error "Sent Inadvertently"
Posted in Google AdSense by dolcevita

According to Google AdSense, last week's PII error emails were sent inadvertently to publishers. ... read more ...


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