|Forum: Google SEO News and Discussion|
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|1001:|| Google Indexing Error: Google Ignoring Robots No Cache Noindex Tag|
Millions of pages are showing up in Googles Cache that are specifically marked, no cache. The risks and exposure to webmasters is quite large.
|June 15, 2006|
|1002:|| Red Alert :Google Indexing Error: Google Ignoring Robots No Cache Noindex Tag|
Millions of pages are showing up in Googles Cache that are specifically marked, no cache. The risks and exposure to webmasters is massive.
|June 14, 2006|
|1003:|| Google testing Plus and Minus sign to expand/contract site results|
"...some sites have a + sign next to the site title and if you click it a search box appears under the snippet and url of that site."
|June 13, 2006|
|1004:|| Google Browser Sync For FireFox|
"Google Browser Sync for Firefox is an extension that continuously synchronizes your browser settings; including bookmarks, history, persistent cookies, and saved passwords; across your computers."
|June 8, 2006|
|1005:|| Bigdaddy - so what are we doing?|
"I'm thinking its time to move ahead and stop waiting for Google..."
|June 2, 2006|
|1006:|| What are today's Google Bots, and what do they do?|
"What are the different types of google bot and for what purpose are these bots meant?"
|June 2, 2006|
|1007:|| Larry Page sets out his Vision|
"The answer - artificial intelligence - with search engines so powerful they would understand "everything in the world". It's the dream of Larry Page - one of Google's founders and now a multi-billionaire."
|May 24, 2006|
|1008:|| Google Co-op - search just became 'Search 2.0'|
Members take a hard look at the new Google Co-op service. Could this throw a major spanner in the works for traditional SEO?
|May 24, 2006|
|1009:|| Sporadic Reports of Google Testing New Ad Layout||May 23, 2006|
|1010:|| Google, time to define "RELEVANT" or "RELATED" linking and reciprocal linking|
"I'm a bit worried about the simplistic concept of "relevant" or "related" content used by MC when he talks about linking and reciprocal linking."<br>
|May 22, 2006|
|1011:|| Google's site: Query Gives Wrong Results for Hyphenated Domains|
Google's report: "We've had some issues with our "site:" operator not returning appropriate results when used with hyphenated domains... so it's quite likely that much of the falloff you've seen is thankfully illusory. We've noted similar discrepancies with site: searches using domains with a trailing slash as well."
|May 21, 2006|
|1012:|| Google Video Easier to Use|
"Until the system was changed late Tuesday, uploading a video to Google's site required a special piece of software to be installed on a computer. The Mountain View-based company has retooled its service so that step is no longer required. Google also is shortening the wait for uploaded videos to appear on its site. "
|May 17, 2006|
|1013:|| Google Notebook Goes Live|
"Login now working. Google's Notebook service, which allows web users to store and compile links to web sites, favourites, and snippets of information while browsing, went live last week..."
|May 16, 2006|
|1014:|| English Pages Added 'Translate this page' function on Google English?|
" I saw some of my listings added with 'Translate this page' link on Google. When I clicked on the page, I saw my 100% English page being translated from Spanish to English. Then I realized that my server is recognized by IP country database as a Argentina site."
|May 13, 2006|
|1015:|| Google Retests Whats Related Search Refinement|
Google brings back and old favorite we thought was dead.
|May 13, 2006|
|1016:|| Google and Nokia to Team Up on Tablet/WiFi/Phone Device/Service|
"The agreement calls for Nokia to introduce a handheld device that comes loaded with the Mountain View company's Google Talk, an instant messenger and Internet calling service."
|May 13, 2006|
|1017:|| Google Introduces 4 Pack of New Services|
" Google Co-op, Google Desktop 4, and Google Notebook and the new GoogleTrends."
|May 10, 2006|
|1018:|| eWeek asks "Is Big Daddy Choking Google?"|
Many have remarked here about the lack of press regarding what seem to be current problems at Google. Well, the news may not yet have reached CNN, but eWeek now has an article online.
|May 10, 2006|
|1019:|| Google in the Midst of a Child Porn Lawsuit|
"When we find or are made aware of any child pornography, we remove it from our products, including our search engine," Langdon said. "We also report it to the appropriate law enforcement officials and fully cooperate with the law enforcement community to combat child pornography." He added Google had a SafeSearch feature on its search engine "that works to filter out adult content."
|May 5, 2006|
|1020:|| Google CEO admits, "We have a huge machine crisis "|
I was reading the New York Times article 'Microsoft and Google Set to Wage Arms Race' and there was paragraph that quoted Eric Schmidt (Google CEO) - "We have a huge machine crisis - those machines are full".
|May 3, 2006|
|1021:|| Webmasters Ponder: Do we have a Google Update? Care to Dance?|
It is hard to say what is or isn't an update these days. However, there have been many underlying infrastructure changes (how Google produces and uses an index). There have also been many simple algo dial and knob tweaking changes. This set of cumulative progressions with the Google index has many believing it is time to call it an old fashioned dance.
|May 3, 2006|
|1022:|| Google Searches for Microsoft Limits - on the IE7 Search Box|
"The New York Times reports that Microsoft's new Internet browser includes a search box in the upper-right corner that is typically set up to send users to Microsoft's MSN search service. Google contends that this puts Microsoft in a position to unfairly grab Web traffic and advertising dollars from its competitors."
|May 1, 2006|
|1023:|| Major Change in Google Supplemental Result Handling|
"... Before today [last Friday], you could only see a modern copy of the cache. Now, you get to see either a new copy or the old copy depending on exactly what you searched for."
|May 1, 2006|
|1024:|| Flattening Effect of Page Rank Iterations - explains the "sandbox"?|
I have had my new sites rank well initially, then drop. Here is what I think is happening. The first observation about the Page Rank equation is that it can only be calculated after a statistically significant number of iterations.
|Apr 28, 2006|
|1025:|| With Googles New Big Daddy Index, Crawling is Changing|
Matt Cutts confirmed at Boston PubCon that Google with radically change the process used to spider pages. Caching will be implimented on the spider and thus reducing the requests that Googlebot will be required to make of a page.
|Apr 26, 2006|
|1026:|| 'Google Certified Domain Change' - just an idea|
"Proposal: To create some kind of 'certified domain change' service. Companies who really must rebrand, or who purchase a more desirable domain name for some other reason, have some recourse with Google other than getting buried in the SERPs and taking a financial hit."
|Apr 25, 2006|
|1027:|| The Google Calendar (BETA)|
"Simplify. Organize. (And relax.) Organizing your schedule shouldn't be a burden. That's why we've created Google Calendar, our free online shareable calendar service. With Google Calendar, it's easy to keep track of all your life's important events, birthdays, reunions, little league games, doctor's appointments, all in one place."
|Apr 13, 2006|
|1028:|| Google Algo Moving Towards Site Traffic Patterns|
We have been talking about the Google Toolbar data set for years and how it could possibly make a major impact on Googles search listings. More and more people are beginning to believe that Google is - and has been as far back as the Florida Update - using toolbar generated site traffic patterns to influence search listings.
|Apr 11, 2006|
|1029:|| Google Buys Search Algorithm Created by Israeli Student at Australian University|
"Orion...relates only to the most relevant textual results. For example, if you search for information on the War of Independence, you'll receive a list of related words, like Etzel, Palmach, Ben-Gurion. The text will only appear on the results page if enough words relevant to the search and the link between them is reasonable."
|Apr 9, 2006|
|1030:|| Google Is Banning Sites That Use Open Directory (DMOZ) Data|
"There is a new study that says Google is 'massively' banning sites that use any DMOZ data."
|Apr 6, 2006|
|1031:|| Google PR Update - unexpected high/low PR is being reported|
Yes, there's no doubt that the Google toolbar is reporting new PR numbers. In fact, quite a few members are reporting unexpectedly high or low values that are not easy to explain from the traditional definition of PR. What can we understand about this?
|Apr 5, 2006|
|1032:|| Google Related Links|
"Webmasters can place Related Links units on their site to provide visitors with links to useful information, including related searches, pages and news. Any webmaster can host a unit on their website and start serving links to content that is targeted to the topic on that page."
|Apr 4, 2006|
|1033:|| Test out Google's new interface||Mar 28, 2006|
|1034:|| Website Sues Google Over Rankings|
"...lawsuit accusing the online search engine leader of ruining scores of Internet businesses that have been wrongfully banished from its index. The case aims at Google's heart -- its tightly guarded formula for ranking Web sites."
|Mar 18, 2006|
|1035:|| Google Mars|
|Mar 13, 2006|
|1036:|| Supplemental Club: Big Daddy - Part 2|
"Some of this is data center switching I'm sure. Then again maybe they use old data while they polish up the new."
|Mar 6, 2006|
|1037:|| Government Declines Google's Request for Privacy|
"The 18-page brief filed Friday argues that because the information provided would not identify or be traceable to specific users, privacy rights would not be violated."
|Feb 26, 2006|
|1038:|| Google Page Creator (Beta)|
"Google Page Creator is a free online tool that makes it easy for anyone to create and publish useful, attractive web pages in just minutes."
|Feb 23, 2006|
|1039:|| Google Pagerank Queries and That old Green Bar|
"Rank_1:1:6 Rank_1:1:5 Rank_1:1:4 Rank_1:1:4 Rank_1:1:5 Rank_1:1:6 Rank_1:1:5 Rank_1:1:0 Rank_1:1:1 Rank_1:1:5 Rank_1:1:2 Rank_1:1:3 Rank_1:1:0 Rank_1:1:0 Rank_1:1:3"
|Feb 16, 2006|
|1040:|| Google Buys Blog Analytics Firm MeasureMap|
"Measure Map is meant to help bloggers understand how their sites are used. The tool's capabilities include tracking visitors and their activities, as well as tracing the origin of links to blogs from other sites."
|Feb 15, 2006|