|Displaying Topics 1761 - 1800 (9547 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|1761:|| Google Responds to New York Times Article on Rankings|
Google says sentiment analysis is useless for search: "Google has a world-class sentiment analysis system (Large-Scale Sentiment Analysis for News and Blogs). But if we demoted web pages that have negative comments against them, you might not be able to find information about many elected officials, not to mention a lot of important but controversial concepts. So far we have not found an effective way to significantly improve search using sentiment analysis. "
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Dec 2, 2010|
|1762:|| Google Set to Launch E-Book Venture - Google Editions|
"In recent weeks, independent booksellers, which are expected to play a big role in Google Editions, began receiving contracts from their trade group."
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Dec 1, 2010|
|1763:|| Google Confirms - Social Media Signals Are Used in Some Search Results|
Danny Sullivan has published an excellent article and he's not just editorializing. He interviewed the two predominant search engines about their use of social media signals.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Dec 1, 2010|
|1764:|| An Accessible CSS Content Hiding Method|
"WebmasterWorld Members discuss the legitimate reasons for hiding headers whether for image replacement purposes or not."
|Accessibility and Usability||Dec 1, 2010|
|1765:|| Relying on Traffic From A Single Source, Such As Google, May Hurt Your Business|
"WebmasterWorld Members discuss the issue of sites and businesses being hit by a search engine penalty and traffic nosediving. This is not new, and relying on a single source of traffic, such as Google, is a risk that some businesses continue to take. Isn't it time to review all traffic sources?"
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Nov 30, 2010|
|1766:|| E.U. Opens Investigation Into Google Over Alleged Abuse Of Dominant Position|
"The European Commission has decided to open an antitrust investigation into allegations that Google has abused a dominant position in online search,"
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Nov 30, 2010|
|1767:|| Court Rejects Appeal By Tiffany Vs eBay Over Trademark|
"Tiffany said the case presented an extremely important question about allocating trademark rights and burdens in the modern Internet economy."
|Content, Writing and Copyright||Nov 29, 2010|
|1768:|| U.S. Authorities Shut Down File Sharing Sites|
"The investigative arm of the Homeland Security Department appears to be shutting down websites that facilitate copyright infringement."
|Domain Names||Nov 29, 2010|
|1769:|| U.S. Authorities Shut Down File Sharing Sites|
"Domains seized included a BitTorrent search engine, music download sites and shops selling fake designer clothing."
|Foo||Nov 29, 2010|
|1770:|| Twitter's CEO Admits It Lacks a Clear Long Term Vision|
"I am currently trying to define what Twitter's purpose is in the long term."
|Nov 27, 2010|
|1771:|| Win32k.sys Zero Day Flaw A Potential 'nightmare'|
"A new zero-day flaw has hit Windows, and it seems capable of slipping past user account controls, security researchers have said."
|Microsoft Corporate||Nov 26, 2010|
|1772:|| How Best To Start Showing My Own Videos On My Own Site|
"Is it better to go with a server upgrade with a faster processor, more RAM and more disk space, or is it still better to host the video with a video hosting service?"
|Web Video Creation and Optimization||Nov 25, 2010|
|1773:|| Google's Current Specifications for Robots Directives|
A very cool reference. Google's exact technical specification for handling robots.txt, robots meta tags and x-robots directives
|Sitemaps, Meta Data, and robots.txt||Nov 24, 2010|
|1774:|| Online Spending Expected To Break Records|
"We are seeing online spending surpass the totals we saw in 2007 prior to the recession,"
|Ecommerce||Nov 24, 2010|
|1775:|| Patent Office Agrees To Facebook's "Face" Trademark|
While it seems so bizarre that a company should have the right to trademark a word as common as "Face" apparently the USPTO isn't at all disturbed.
|Facebook Marketing||Nov 24, 2010|
|1776:|| Tim Berners Lee: A Call for Continued Open Standards and Neutrality|
"Why should you care? Because the Web is yours. It is a public resource on which you, your business, your community and your government depend."
|Webmaster General||Nov 23, 2010|
|1777:|| How to Use Google Instant Previews to Drive More Traffic|
"WebmasterWorld Members discuss what impact Google instant previews will have on traffic, who will benefit, and how we can all benefit from it."
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Nov 23, 2010|
|1778:|| The Impact of Twitter Feeds on Google SERPs|
"WebmasterWorld Members experiment with Twitter feeds and discuss the impact of the data on Google's SERPs, with some interesting results." (-subscription required)
|Google SEO||Nov 23, 2010|
|1779:|| Opera 11 Beta Released; Includes Tab Stacking and Extensions|
"Opera 11 beta is available for Windows, Mac and Unix."
|Opera Browser Usage and Support||Nov 23, 2010|
|1780:|| Apple Releases iOS 4.2 For iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch|
"Once again, the iPad with iOS 4.2 will define the target that other tablets will aspire to, but very few, if any, will ever be able to hit."
|The Macintosh Webmaster||Nov 22, 2010|
|1781:|| Stunning : Facebook Book Accounts for 25% of all Page Views|
"... Facebook.com saw 3% more web visits and almost five times more pageviews than Google.com."
|Facebook Marketing||Nov 20, 2010|
|1782:|| Bing SERPs Update?|
"Anyone else seeing changes in their Bing positions?"
|Bing Search Engine News||Nov 20, 2010|
|1783:|| UK: Google To Delete Street View Personal Data|
"Google is to delete the sensitive information, including full emails and passwords, it illegally captured from Wi-Fi networks when its Street View cars mapped the UK's towns and cities."
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Nov 19, 2010|
|1784:|| MySpace Mashup With Facebook|
"With a simple one-click set-up, the likes and interests of a user's Facebook profile are ported over to Myspace, enabling a user's stream to become immediately populated with the entertainment content they already love."
|Facebook Marketing||Nov 19, 2010|
|1785:|| Google's Web Preview Spider|
"WebmasterWorld Members discuss the Web Preview Spider, whether it obeys robots.txt, and how to block it."
|Search Engine Spider and User Agent Identification||Nov 19, 2010|
|1786:|| U.S. Senate Passes Bill Over Counterfeit Goods Websites|
"If the registry is located outside the United States, the U.S. Attorney General could go after the website by requiring U.S.-based Internet service providers, payment processors and advertising networks to stop doing business with it."
|Content, Writing and Copyright||Nov 18, 2010|
|1787:|| Twitter's Official Analytics Product Has Arrived|
Twitter Analytics will crunch a lot of data about a user account, including which tweets are most successful, which tweets caused people to unfollow, and who the most influential followers are.
|Nov 18, 2010|
|1788:|| IE9 Preview 7 Now Available|
"Based on the progress since the last platform preview, we're releasing an updated platform preview build today so developers can try it out and provide feedback about the changes."
|Microsoft Internet Explorer||Nov 17, 2010|
|1789:|| Google Launches Boutiques, Personalized Shopping|
"...a personalized shopping experience that lets you find and discover fashion goods, by creating your own curated boutique or through a collection of boutiques curated by taste-makers-celebrities, stylists, designers and fashion bloggers."
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Nov 17, 2010|
|1790:|| Google Hotpot: Local Recommendations In Google Places|
"With Hotpot, we're making local search results for places on Google more personal, relevant and trustworthy."
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Nov 16, 2010|
|1791:|| Global Spam E-mail Down After Arrests Of Botnet Owners|
"One of the biggest successes was against the Pushdo or Cutwail botnet, which had been in operation since 2007 and was thought to be sending about 10% of global spam."
|Foo||Nov 16, 2010|
|1792:|| Facebook Launches Seamless Messaging|
"We'll be launching Messages and email addresses gradually and making it available to everyone over the next few months."
|Facebook Marketing||Nov 15, 2010|
|1793:|| Yahoo Launches Contributor Network|
"Associated Content has been known for maintaining the industry's largest contributor base, and with the launch of the Yahoo! Contributor Network, we've added scale and reach that sets us apart from any other crowdsourced media platform."
|Yahoo Corporate||Nov 15, 2010|
|1794:|| Business.com to close down|
business.com will be phased out as a stand-alone B2B directory.
|Directories||Nov 12, 2010|
|1795:|| Yahoo plans 10 percent layoff in product unit|
Yahoo is preparing to lay off about 650 employees, in a reduction in force that will be done in December.
|Yahoo Corporate||Nov 12, 2010|
|1796:|| Japan Seizes Google User Records|
Japanese prosecutors on Tuesday seized user records from Google in an investigation into the leak of a video on YouTube
|Asia and Pacific Region||Nov 10, 2010|
|1797:|| iTunes 10.1, OS X 10.6.5 and iOS 4.2 Available This Week|
Rumors have it that these eagerly anticipated updates will soon be released.
|The Macintosh Webmaster||Nov 10, 2010|
|1798:|| Ask.com Ends Search Effort|
IAC's Diller Surrenders to Google, Cuts Jobs, Ends Ask.com Search Effort
|Ask - Teoma||Nov 10, 2010|
|1799:|| Twitter Poised to Let Businesses Claim Their Place|
This puts Twitter in direct competition with FaceBook and Foursquare
|Nov 9, 2010|
|1800:|| Using Broken Links As An Opportunity For New Link Requests|
"A WebmasterWorld Member tip to help find new link opportunities."
|Link Development||Nov 7, 2010|