|Forum: Google SEO News and Discussion|
|Displaying Topics 921 - 960 (1148 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|921:|| Google Adds Maps to the OneBox for Local Search|
You now see this on every search for local information. In addition to contact information and now, map locations, Google also shows ratings and access to reviews on the search results page.
|Jan 30, 2007|
|922:|| Googlebombs Foiled by New Link Analysis|
"By improving our analysis of the link structure of the web, Google has begun minimizing the impact of many Googlebombs...." writes Matt Cutts, Ryan Moulton and Kendra Carattini of Google
|Jan 26, 2007|
|923:|| Google Images Interface Updated|
"WebmasterWorld members review the new look to Google Images. It seems the jury is still out."
|Jan 25, 2007|
|924:|| Google Ranking Mystery - Is There a Rhyme or Reason?|
"Can any of you explain what kind of logic Google is currently using to determine a site's ranking, or is it just a roll of the dice nowadays?"
|Jan 25, 2007|
|925:|| Google Video Now Includes YouTube Releases|
" YouTube video results will appear in the Google Video search index: when users click on YouTube thumbnails, they will be taken to YouTube.com to experience the videos."
|Jan 25, 2007|
|926:|| Google's 950 Penalty - Continued|
WebmasterWorld members continue to discuss this hot topic: Google's 950 Penalty"
|Jan 23, 2007|
|927:|| 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|
|928:|| 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|
|929:|| 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|
|930:|| PageRank: If A PR 8 Site Links To Your Internal Page, Does PR Filter Upwards?|
"...will your home page PR increase?"
|Jan 8, 2007|
|931:|| PageRank Update - Jan 2007||Jan 5, 2007|
|932:|| 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|
|933:|| 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|
|934:|| 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|
|935:|| 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|
|936:|| Adam Lasnik on Duplicate Content|
Google's Adam Lasnik clarifies several duplicate content issues, including "boilerplate repetition" and "stubs".
|Dec 19, 2006|
|937:|| 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|
|938:|| 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|
|939:|| 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|
|940:|| 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|
|941:|| How To Optimize For Large Retail Sites|
"Are there some basic do's and dont's I should be aware of?"
|Nov 22, 2006|
|942:|| 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|
|943:|| Can An SEO Company Be Black Hat Free?||Nov 1, 2006|
|944:|| 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|
|945:|| 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|
|946:|| 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|
|947:|| 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|
|948:|| The "Minus Thirty" Penalty?|
"Does anyone have some experience with this?"
|Oct 17, 2006|
|949:|| 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|
|950:|| 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|
|951:|| Everything In Google Goes Supplemental|
Google site search command puts everything into supplemental results.
|Oct 8, 2006|
|952:|| 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|
|953:|| 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|
|954:|| Does Google Reward Backlinks Buyers & Sellers?|
"Am I the only one who have noticed Google rewarding sellers and buyers of BLs?"
|Oct 3, 2006|
|955:|| Google searchmash.com|
"Google's recently-registered domain, searchmash.com is live."
|Oct 3, 2006|
|956:|| Linking to Bad Neighborhood|
"... other type of outgoing links can hurt your site?"
|Oct 2, 2006|
|957:|| Google Retesting New Layout||Sept 30, 2006|
|958:|| 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|
|959:|| 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|
|960:|| 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|