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|1081:|| Do Visitors from Google Images convert?|
"...my site gets a lot of visitors from Google image search."
|Dec 19, 2005|
|1082:|| Google To Open Research Facility in Pittsburgh|
"The facility will be charged with creating software search tools for Google. It is expected to create as many as 100 new high-tech jobs in the Pittsburgh area over the next few years..."
|Dec 15, 2005|
|1083:|| Google to Launch Music Content Feature|
"...Google Inc. will begin giving some musical artists the star treatment by spotlighting links to their songs, lyrics and other related material at the top of the results page."
|Dec 15, 2005|
|1084:|| New Google Service : Transit Trip Planner|
"Create your own trip, complete with schedules from participating public transit agencies."
|Dec 12, 2005|
|1085:|| The Million Dollar Page - Web's Most Public Link Farm?|
"It just occurred to me that all the "million dollar sites" that are popping up are nothing but link farms. Most have a very good page rank due to all the cross linking, I've seen them as high as 7 - the primary one will probably go higher in time. That is, unless Google follows its guidelines about link farms and the selling of links!"
|Dec 1, 2005|
|1086:|| Google Images Adds Text Snippets in Image Search Results|
"Snippets added to images"...
|Nov 30, 2005|
|1087:|| Matt Cutts on the Google Sandbox|
"The existence of a new-site "sandbox" (which delays the site being ranked well for months) has been a topic of debate among SEOs. In reply to a question from Brett Tabke, Matt said that there wasn't a sandbox, but the algorithm might affect some sites, under some circumstances, in a way that a webmaster would perceive as being sandboxed."
|Nov 19, 2005|
|1088:|| Google Print Becomes Google Books|
"Google Print should really be called Google Book Search."
|Nov 18, 2005|
|1089:|| Google Sitemaps - Updated|
"I just logged in to my Google Sitemaps and noticed they made some updates in the past hour or 2."
|Nov 17, 2005|
|1090:|| Google Base Live|
The new experimental service from Google is live, although users are cautioned against viewing it as an imminent assault on the classified advertising business because it could be used in far broader ways.
|Nov 16, 2005|
|1091:|| Google Analytics: Now Free|
"Google Analytics tells you everything you want to know about how your visitors found you and how they interact with your site. You'll be able to focus your marketing resources on campaigns and initiatives that deliver ROI, and improve your site to convert more visitors."
|Nov 16, 2005|
|1092:|| Interview with Bill Gates about Google|
On his first-ever trip to Israel, Gates praised Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Israel's contributions to the global high-tech market. In interviews with Israeli TV and newspapers, he also answered questions about Microsoft's fierce competition with Mountain View, California-based Google.
|Oct 27, 2005|
|1093:|| Google Base, classified ads?|
"Google Base is Google's database into which you can add all sort of content. We'll host your content and make it searchable online for free." It provides examples, from "listing of your used car for sale" to "database of protein structures."
|Oct 26, 2005|
|1094:|| Update Jagger, Google Update Oct 18th, 2005|
There comes a time when you just gotta say, that is an update.
|Oct 18, 2005|
|1095:|| Google partnering with Comcast to get AOL|
"Google Inc. and Comcast Corp. are in serious discussions with Time Warner Inc. about buying a minority stake in America Online, according to people familiar with the situation."
|Oct 13, 2005|
|1096:|| Google Officially Launches Google Local, Merging it With Google Maps|
"Google Inc. today announced the official launch of Google Local, merging the technologies behind Google Local and Google Maps. No longer in beta in the U.S. and Canada.., ...find local search and mapping information in one place."
|Oct 7, 2005|
|1097:|| Duplicate Content Observation|
"We've just done a whole bunch of analysis on the dup issues with G, and I wish to post an observation about just one aspect of the current problems:"
|Oct 3, 2005|
|1098:|| Authors Sue Google For Alleged 'Massive Copyright Infringement'|
"An organization of more than 8,000 authors accused Google Inc. Tuesday of "massive copyright infringement," saying the powerful Internet search engine cannot put its books in the public domain for commercial use without permission."
|Sept 21, 2005|
|1099:|| College Life, Powered by Google|
Without any fanfare, Google quietly updated its University Search into an advert heavy portal'esqe gateway page for college students.
|Sept 14, 2005|
|1100:|| Google Puts New Beta RSS Feed Search Engine Online|
Google put a new vertical search engine online today to that searches RSS feeds most often associated with Blogs.
|Sept 14, 2005|
|1101:|| Update Gilligan Google Update Sept 2005||Sept 7, 2005|
|1102:|| Google Testing 3 stage SERP Layout|
Look quick - it won't last long.
|Sept 1, 2005|
|1103:|| Google Talk Instant Messaging|
"Continuing its rapid expansion into new product categories, the Internet search giant plans to launch an instant messaging program called Google Talk as early as Wednesday, according to people familiar with the service."
|Aug 23, 2005|
|1104:|| Google Buys CellPhone Software Company Android|
"... described the outfit as making software for mobile phones, providing little more detail than that. One source familiar with the company says Android had at one point been working on a software operating system for cell phones."
|Aug 17, 2005|
|1105:|| Experiences with the Google URL Removal Tool|
"...used it quite often to remove obsolete content on my site... but there are some side effects"
|Aug 17, 2005|
|1106:|| Google puts the brakes on scanning of copyrighted books|
"SAN FRANCISCO - Stung by a publishing industry backlash, Google Inc. has halted its efforts to scan copyrighted books from some of the nation's largest university libraries so the material can be indexed in its leading Internet search engine."
|Aug 12, 2005|
|1107:|| Does Google Ban or Filter Web Directories?|
"It's a suspicion so far...."
|July 29, 2005|
|1108:|| Google "Fusion" Personalized Home Page Expanded to Include RSS Feeds|
"The personalized home page has a new link in the upper left corner "Add content" that expands a list of dozens of feeds to add"
|July 26, 2005|
|1109:|| Microsoft and Google in Suit Over NonCompete|
The suit was filed in a Washington state court against Google and Kai-Fu Lee, who until Monday was the corporate vice president of Microsoft's Interactive Service Division. Google said earlier Tuesday that Lee was joining the company and would head up a new research effort in China.
|July 19, 2005|
|1110:|| Google Records a Record Number of Searches in Q1|
"Google's 5.65 billion U.S. queries placed it at the top of the Web ferret pack for the quarter, followed by Yahoo, with 4.65 billion queries and a 30.4 percent market share; MSN, with 2.39 billion queries and a 15.6 percent share; AOL/Time Warner, with 1.41 billion queries and a 9.2 percent share; and Ask Jeeves, with 934 million queries and a 6.1 percent share."
|July 19, 2005|
|1111:|| Google Toolbar PR Update|
There are widespread reports of a Google Toolbar PR update, with even recently created sites showing PageRank.
|July 15, 2005|
|1112:|| Google Introduced Personalised Search to Serps|
"Google is now personalising main search results and not just through its personalised web searc..."
|June 30, 2005|
|1113:|| Google Introduces Personalised Search|
"Google Personalized web search delivers custom search results that are based on a profile you create describing your interests. For example, people with an interest in the outdoors will see different relevant sites for a search on "bass" than people who are interested in music."
|June 30, 2005|
|1114:|| Google Earth|
"Google's new satellite imagery-based mapping product that combines 3D buildings and terrain with mapping capability and Google search. Based on Keyhole technology, Google Earth enables users to fly from space to street level views to find geographic information and explore places around the world."
|June 28, 2005|
|1115:|| Google launches Video Player for IE, FF|
"Users can now watch video from within the browser via a special downloaded player -- one that likely will enable pay-per-view in the future."
|June 27, 2005|
|1116:|| Spotted in 2003 - eval.google.com - Google's Secret Evaluation Lab|
"The system that was up at eval.google.com was a console to evaluate quality passively, not to tweak our results actively." - GoogleGuy
|June 5, 2005|
|1117:|| GoogleGuy Talks About The Latest Issues Involving Google and Webmasters||June 5, 2005|
|1118:|| 10 Questions for The GoogleGuy|
GG sharpens his #2 pencil in prep of the top 10 questions by webmasters about the recent update Bourbon.
|June 2, 2005|
|1119:|| Google Cached Page Server Down|
"Server Error The server encountered an error and could not complete your request. If the problem persists, please mail firstname.lastname@example.org and mention this error message and the query that caused it."
|May 27, 2005|
|1120:|| Google Update Bourbon|
Incremental indexing caused a false update alarm earlier in the week. However today, a cumulative effect points to a full blown update.
|May 20, 2005|