|Forum: Google SEO News and Discussion|
|Displaying Topics 841 - 880 (1062 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|841:|| Domain Age one of the Biggest Factors|
"Most of us know that the age of a domain is one of the single most important criteria..."
|Jan 18, 2007|
|842:|| Google's 950 Penalty|
"What do we really know about this penalty, what causes it, and most important of all, how do we fix our sites to restore normal rankings?"
|Jan 12, 2007|
|843:|| Natural vs. Un-natural - in SEO and the Google Algorithm|
WebmasterWorld members discuss possible technical meanings for words like "natural," "manipulation," "geniune," "trust," "contrived" and "authority" in regard to the Google algorithm.
|Jan 10, 2007|
|844:|| PageRank: If A PR 8 Site Links To Your Internal Page, Does PR Filter Upwards?|
"...will your home page PR increase?"
|Jan 8, 2007|
|845:|| PageRank Update - Jan 2007||Jan 5, 2007|
|846:|| Technical Words and Clear Thinking about Google|
Commonly misunderstood words and fuzzily understood technical concepts that can sabotage anyone's accurate analysis of Google.
|Jan 5, 2007|
|847:|| Google Granted a New Patent|
You want to learn more about Google's duplicate content handling? This newly granted patent, first applied for in 2001, covers "Methods and apparatus for estimating similarity."
|Jan 2, 2007|
|848:|| New Patent Application - Spam Detection Based on Phrase Indexing|
Googler Anna Lynn Patterson is credited as the inventor on this new patent application, "Detecting spam documents in a phrase based information retrieval system," which was filed Jun 28, 2006 and published Dec 28, 2006.
|Dec 29, 2006|
|849:|| Social Networks are the Top Google Searches in 2006|
Social networks Bebo and MySpace are Google's top search terms for the year.
|Dec 23, 2006|
|850:|| Adam Lasnik on Duplicate Content|
Google's Adam Lasnik clarifies several duplicate content issues, including "boilerplate repetition" and "stubs".
|Dec 19, 2006|
|851:|| Google US Patents Search|
With Google Patent Search, you can now search the full text of the U.S. patent corpus and find patents that interest you.
|Dec 14, 2006|
|852:|| Keeping a Changelog - for when Google (or any) trouble strikes|
What do you do when troubles show up? Keeping a website changelog can be one of the best disciplines you ever put in place for that rainy day. Here our members discuss what changes should always be logged.
|Dec 6, 2006|
|853:|| Matt Cutts On Having Lots Of Sites! At PubCon|
At Las Vegas PubCon, Google's Matt Cutts stirred up a few questions by quickly identifying 50 other sites owed by one webmaster in a site review session.
|Dec 4, 2006|
|854:|| New: Sitemaps for Google News Publishers|
Google announced new Sitemap tools for Google News publishers. Along with new error reports, this gives "more granular control" over which portions of the site are crawled and included.
|Nov 24, 2006|
|855:|| How To Optimize For Large Retail Sites|
"Are there some basic do's and dont's I should be aware of?"
|Nov 22, 2006|
|856:|| Natural vs. Un-natural - in SEO and the Google Algorithm|
Every once in a while, some terms pop up that I really try to grasp. Things like "manipulation," "natural," "geniune," "trust," "contrived," "authority" and so on... There are some things I do when it comes to the "natural" development process that actually may help in SEO.
|Nov 10, 2006|
|857:|| Can An SEO Company Be Black Hat Free?||Nov 1, 2006|
|858:|| WebmasterWorld Google SEO MythBusters|
There are lots of ideas that float around the SEO world. Some are true - either tested (best) or established by authoritative communication from Google spokespersons (second best).
|Oct 29, 2006|
|859:|| Google Co-op Launches "Create A Custom Search Engine" service|
With this new service you can use Google's techology to create a free "Custom Search Engine" focused on your own interests - and earn money from the traffic.
|Oct 24, 2006|
|860:|| WordPress And Google: Avoiding Duplicate Content Issues|
"...So now I can have 3 categories: A,B,C and then make a post which will be posted in all 3 cats...it'll show in each category, as well as on main page and in archives. What do you think, is this duplicate content, or not? How does Google treat such a behaviour?"
|Oct 19, 2006|
|861:|| Crawl Rate - Now Active in Google Webmaster Tools|
"In Google's Webmaster Tools you can now see the number of pages crawled, kilobytes downloaded and time spent downloading pages. You can even adjust the crawl rate."
|Oct 19, 2006|
|862:|| The "Minus Thirty" Penalty?|
"Does anyone have some experience with this?"
|Oct 17, 2006|
|863:|| Authority Status And The Benefits It Can Bring|
What are the factors that give a site an 'authority' status in Google, and what are the benefits and advantages that this status affords?
|Oct 14, 2006|
|864:|| How To Get From #3 To The #1 Spot On The Search Engines|
"Can anyone who has been in this position advise me what factors influence the top three placements?"
|Oct 12, 2006|
|865:|| Everything In Google Goes Supplemental|
Google site search command puts everything into supplemental results.
|Oct 8, 2006|
|866:|| The Google Sandbox : It's Dead Jim?|
"An understanding of what these main filters are for, how Google applies them and the observed behaviour of Google in releasing them would be a good way for owners to better manage and refine their organic search techniques."
|Oct 6, 2006|
|867:|| Google Launches Search Service For Computer Code|
"The Web search leader said late on Wednesday it is introducing Google Code Search, a site that simplifies how software developers search for programming code to improve existing software or create new programs."
|Oct 5, 2006|
|868:|| Does Google Reward Backlinks Buyers & Sellers?|
"Am I the only one who have noticed Google rewarding sellers and buyers of BLs?"
|Oct 3, 2006|
|869:|| Google searchmash.com|
"Google's recently-registered domain, searchmash.com is live."
|Oct 3, 2006|
|870:|| Linking to Bad Neighborhood|
"... other type of outgoing links can hurt your site?"
|Oct 2, 2006|
|871:|| Google Retesting New Layout||Sept 30, 2006|
|872:|| Google: Upgrade For Search Engine Due For Holiday Season|
"Google plans to extend the product search capabilities on its main Google.com search engine in the fourth quarter, in time for the holiday shopping season. A Google official shared the news with attendees of the Professional eBay Sellers Alliance (PESA) Summit in San Francisco this week, according to people at the conference."
|Sept 25, 2006|
|873:|| Why Does Google Treat "www" & "no-www" As Different?|
This apparently basic question launches an in-depth discussion - sharing important web and server information that many webmasters may fail to consider.
|Sept 25, 2006|
|874:|| How to Verify that Googlebot Really is Googlebot|
Google's Matt Cutts recently made a recommendation about how to "authenticate" Googlebot - that is, see if a given spider really is Googlebot, or if it is someone pretending to be Googlebot.
|Sept 22, 2006|
|875:|| The Power of Text Navigation - a case study|
"Most people in this game know that anchor text is more powerful than image links, even image links with a good alt attribute. But just how much more powerful is it? I recently had a chance to test this in a relatively controlled situation."
|Sept 19, 2006|
|876:|| Spammer Causes An Entire Web Communitys Drop From Google|
"What additional actions would you take? Anyone had similar experiences? Anyone had good news after similar experiences?"
|Sept 11, 2006|
|877:|| Google Adds Information on SiteLinks (extended listings)|
Google's Webmaster Help Center has added some information about those extended descriptions that offer extra SiteLinks to deeper sections of a website.
|Sept 8, 2006|
|878:|| Google Archiving News Items|
Google now indexing historical news stories and making them available for search.
|Sept 6, 2006|
|879:|| Adding Too Many Files Triggers A Google Over Optimization Flag|
"...adding too many pages suddenly might trigger a...Sandboxing...fellow member member Matt Cutts...might confirm what we were guessing:
|Sept 5, 2006|
|880:|| Google Giving Newbie SEO Classes||Sept 5, 2006|