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|161:|| A.P. Doesn't Want Titles and Short Excerpts Used|
"According to the following, the A.P. is going after a webmaster for posting article titles and brief excerpts, claiming "Fair Use" does not permit this practice."
|Content, Writing and Copyright||June 16, 2008|
|162:|| ACCC Sues Google on Misleading & Deceptive Advertising|
"Google Inc. is being sued by the Australian government on allegations that advertising links on its Web site mislead consumers."
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||July 12, 2007|
|163:|| ACS Takes Legal Action Against Google|
Google search service is said to infringe SciFinder Scholar trademark
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Dec 31, 2004|
|164:|| ACTA Treaty Gets a Further Set Back With ITC Rejection|
Many have expected ACTA to fail for some time now, and today's events make the parliament's decision almost a certainty.
|Content, Writing and Copyright||June 21, 2012|
|165:|| ADSL Takes off in Parts of Europe|
While Cable Modem service appears to be winning over DSL in the States, the trend is just the opposite in much of Europe. ADSL is now the tops for broadband connections in the Netherlands
|European Search Engines||Mar 24, 2004|
|166:|| ALERT: Google Changes Default Search to Personalized|
Under cover of a Friday, Google has switched the default search behavior to their so called "personalized search" that tracks users via cookies or their MyGoogle login. This stands to change everything from the way SERPs have worked for 10 years on Google, to how users find things on the web. This could be the biggest change to the Google search engine ever.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Dec 5, 2009|
|167:|| ALERT: The Google Anti-SEO Update|
In the next few days, we're launching an important algorithm change targeted at webspam. The change will decrease rankings for sites that we believe are violating Google's existing quality guidelines.[br][br]While we can't divulge specific signals because we don't want to give people a way to game our search results and worsen the experience for users, our advice for webmasters is to focus on creating high quality sites that create a good user experience and employ white hat SEO methods instead of engaging in aggressive webspam tactics.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Apr 25, 2012|
|168:|| AOL "Angry & Upset" After Releasing Search Data|
Ouch! The title says it all. AOL Research apparently inadvertantly posted a gzipped tarball of 500,000 websites sampled including every keyword they are ranking for.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Aug 7, 2006|
|169:|| AOL Acquires Internet video search pioneer Truveo, Inc.|
"Internet video search pioneer Truveo, Inc. has been acquired by America Online, Inc."
|Webmaster General||Jan 10, 2006|
|170:|| AOL Acquires Sphere|
"AOL has bought out Sphere, a blog and news contextual display service, for an undisclosed amount."
|Alternative Search Engines||Apr 15, 2008|
|171:|| AOL Adds New Services For Mobile Users|
"AOL is offering new information and location services, including an integrated addition to mobile AOL Search suite and a Web-enabled MapQuest service."
|Alternative Search Engines||Apr 3, 2006|
|172:|| AOL Axes Gecko Team, Dumps Netscape|
"It has been learned through public and private sources that AOL has axed the Gecko team in a mass firing and are dismantling Netscape (they've even pulled the logos off the buildings)."
|HTML||July 16, 2003|
|173:|| AOL Blocking 95% of all Newsletters?|
14 out of 15 newsletters could not make it through the AOL filters.
|Foo||Feb 13, 2004|
|174:|| AOL Blocks Access to Certain Sites|
Are we all lining up to be victims of AOL and rogue spammers?
|WebmasterWorld Supporters||Mar 23, 2004|
|175:|| AOL Buys Affiliate Firm Buy.at|
"Time Warner Inc's AOL said on Tuesday it has purchased buy.at, an online affiliate marketing network, as part of a strategy to bolster its Internet advertising operations."
|Affiliates||Feb 5, 2008|
|176:|| AOL Buys Behavioural Targeting Ad Firm Tacoda|
"AOL LLC has agreed to acquire online advertising company Tacoda for an undisclosed price."
|Alternative Search Engines||July 24, 2007|
|177:|| AOL Buys Multimedia Search Engine SingingFish|
" America Online has purchased Seattle-based Singingfish for an undisclosed sum."
|Alternative Search Engines||Nov 19, 2003|
|178:|| AOL Buys Social Networking Site BEBO for $850 Million|
"In an unexpected move, AOL has acquired social-networking site Bebo. The price tag: $850 million in cash."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Mar 13, 2008|
|179:|| AOL CertifiedEmail|
You now have two options for sending email to @aol.com accounts - the AOL Whitelist (using SPF records) and the AOL CertifiedEmail Program (Goodmail Accreditation). The application processing fee for CertifiedEmail is regularly $399, but $199 for applications submitted by July 31, 2006.
|Webmaster General||Apr 7, 2006|
|180:|| AOL Creates "Platform A" and Moves HQ to New York|
"AOL, which is looking to advertising to offset plummeting subscription revenues, also announced plans for a new entity called Platform A, combining technologies and services offered by various units AOL acquired in recent years, including the behavioral-targeting company Tacoda Inc. and mobile-advertising company Third Screen Media."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 17, 2007|
|181:|| AOL Drops Overture for Google in Europe|
"It's a competitive market. Our partnership with Overture has been successful, but now we have chosen to go with Google,"
|Yahoo Search Marketing Pay Per Click Advertising||Oct 20, 2004|
|182:|| AOL Makes Changes In a Bid To Win Back Subscribers|
"AOL on Wednesday is unveiling a new home page as well as a slew of Web sites aimed at women, pop-culture addicts and parents of gamers."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 10, 2008|
|183:|| AOL May Sell or Close Bebo|
"AOL is committed to working quickly to determine if there are any interested parties for Bebo."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Apr 7, 2010|
|184:|| AOL Open Ride Web Browser Debuts|
"Unlike traditional Web browsers in which users perform one task at a time, OpenRide splits the main window into four panes -- for e-mail, instant messaging, video and general Web browsing. It also has a prominent search box up top -- tied to AOL's search engine."
|HTML||Oct 5, 2006|
|185:|| AOL Pulls Out From TradeDoubler Offer|
"AOL has withdrawn its offer to buy TradeDoubler after failing to get enough of the online marketer's shareholders to approve the acquisition."
|Affiliates||Mar 15, 2007|
|186:|| AOL Pulls Plug on Usenet|
"AOL is pulling the plug on servers hosting newsgroups. AOL subscribers will no longer be able to access such groups directly.."
|Webmaster General||Jan 25, 2005|
|187:|| AOL Reportedly Fires Tech Chief After Data 'Screw-Up'|
"AOL has fired its chief technology officer and two other employees following the inadvertent release this month of search records of more than 650,000 of the internet company's members, a move AOL itself called a "screw-up" that has stoked a heated debate about internet privacy."
|Webmaster General||Aug 22, 2006|
|188:|| AOL Search Expands Capabilities||Alternative Search Engines||Feb 25, 2005|
|189:|| AOL Sells ICQ To DST For $187.5 Million|
"Russian investment group Digital Sky Technologies says it has reached an agreement with AOL to buy its instant messaging service ICQ for $187.5 million."
|Foo||Apr 28, 2010|
|190:|| AOL Sells Social Networking Site, Bebo, To Private Investment Firm|
"Criterion Capital Partners, a small private investment firm, announced that it had bought the business, but did not disclose the amount paid."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||June 17, 2010|
|191:|| AOL Staff's DMOZ/ODP Blog: A New Beginning for ODP Communication|
"One of the commitments recently made by AOL to the ODP Editing Community (along with the provision of several additional AOL staff, some hardware upgrades, and various ongoing software changes) was to provide a better way to get more information about the ODP out to the wider public. So today, the ODP Blog has gone live."
|Directories||Sept 25, 2007|
|192:|| AOL Sued by Subscribers Over Search Data Release|
"A lawsuit seeking class action status was filed against AOL on Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California."
|Alternative Search Engines||Sept 26, 2006|
|193:|| AOL Tests Local Search Engine Features|
"AOL opened up for testing a new local search service, finally adding a component to its search engine..."
|Local Search||Mar 14, 2007|
|194:|| AOL To Launch BidPlace Ad Exchange|
"In an ad exchange, advertisers place bids on pieces of inventory, and the highest bidder wins."
|Affiliates||Sept 23, 2008|
|195:|| AOL Users Could Falsely Click "Spam" On Your Email Newsletter||Webmaster General||Dec 13, 2007|
|196:|| AOL Video Launches|
A plethora of media companies have backed AOL's new online video system. "It's not quite TiVo" says BusinessWeek, but it is all free if you can stand the advertisements.
|Webmaster General||Aug 7, 2006|
|197:|| AOL Wants to Be Free|
"America Online is paying the price for falling behind in the Internet revolution. According to this morning's Wall Street Journal, AOL is considering forgoing billions in subscription revenue by allowing households with their own broadband connections to access the service for free. "
|Webmaster General||July 7, 2006|
|198:|| AOL and Yahoo introduce postage for emails.|
"America Online and Yahoo, two of the world's largest providers of e-mail accounts, are about to start using a controversial system that gives preferential treatment to messages from companies that pay from 1/4 of a cent to a penny each to have them delivered."
|Webmaster General||Feb 6, 2006|
|199:|| AOL hires new CEO - Google's Tim Armstrong|
"AOL snatched up Google Inc. executive Tim Armstrong as its new chief executive Thursday, as the Time Warner Inc. unit seeks to revamp its Internet presence." - MarketWatch
|Alternative Search Engines||Mar 13, 2009|
|200:|| AOL to Acquire Socialthing|
"Socialthing, based in Boulder, Colorado, aggregates friends' photos, text messages and music preferences from different social networks."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Aug 15, 2008|