|Forum: Google News Archive|
|Displaying Topics 1 - 40 (276 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: forward|
|1:|| Successful Site in 12 Months with Google Alone|
The classic - most read thread on webmasterworld.
|Feb 3, 2002|
|2:|| Google Goes Public With API|
Google has released their limited SOAP based application programming interface.
|Apr 11, 2002|
|3:|| Google Answers Goes Live!|
Google introduces paid "answers". Ask a question, and for a fee, a researcher will answer it.
|Apr 19, 2002|
|4:|| WebmasterWorld Google Knowledgebase V2|
The second rendition of the mega Google Webmasters FAQ by webmasters for webmasters.
|Apr 23, 2002|
|5:|| labs.google.com New Google Tools and Toys|
Google has created four new utiltities to play with - "Google labs showcases a few of our [Google] favorite ideas that aren´t quite ready for prime time."
|May 21, 2002|
|6:|| Where Does Google Need Help?|
"Now let me turn it around and ask--what searches aren´t great on Google?
|May 23, 2002|
|7:|| Does Google Reward Valid Code?|
"Does Google reward valid HTML (According to W3C standard 4.0 or the XHTML standard)? "
|June 28, 2002|
|8:|| TouchGraph Google Website Relationship Mapper and Browser|
TouchGraph is a new (free) site and java based app that maps site relationships via Google backlinks. It is the quintessential website relationship browser.
|July 5, 2002|
|9:|| The Big Change in Google Mid-Month Update Process|
"Google has been in constant movement for the last couple of cycles. I´ve seen some sites that have been moving so much that you can´t really tell the difference between pre and post updates."
|July 7, 2002|
|10:|| Mapping local Google usage|
Local usage patterns of Google differ from US usage. Figures for usage of Google in France.
|July 10, 2002|
|11:|| 2002, Part II|
GoogleGuy wants to know: What sort of things do you want to see Google doing next? And are you ready for the rest of the year?
|July 18, 2002|
|12:|| Yahoo Extends Google Contract Until September|
"Semel also said Yahoo was extending its search partnership with Google until September. His comments were made in a conference call after Palo Alto, Calif.-based Yahoo posted a second-quarter profit and higher revenues."
|July 19, 2002|
|13:|| Google 2002, Part II|
"The first half of 2002 was pretty eventful at Google."
|July 19, 2002|
|14:|| Google and Ask Jeeves Sign a 3yr Deal For Ads|
"Beginning in September 2002, Google´s sponsored links will replace the third-party paid listings currently featured on Ask Jeeves search sites.
|July 19, 2002|
|15:|| Beta Google Results on AOL|
Beta search AOL now features results by Google.
|July 25, 2002|
|16:|| Google Results on iWon|
First AOL, now Iwon.
|July 26, 2002|
|17:|| Tale of the Tape - search.AOL Google Traffic Numbers Trickle In|
"Since Google has been full time for a few days, I have to admit at some disappointment at the amount of traffic delivered. "
|July 27, 2002|
|18:|| DMOZ Listing and Value?|
"I have looked at the PR of each directory listing and found the DMOZ category page has PR=5, the Yahoo catogory page has PR=3, and the Looksmart page has PR=1. "
|July 28, 2002|
|19:|| Microsoft Views Google as a Competitor|
Microsoft: "Google I think of really more as a competitor than I would as a partner..."
|July 31, 2002|
|20:|| Woof Woof - Google Forum Passes 50,000 Posts|
The net's prime source of authoritative Google news and discussion passes 50k messages.
|Aug 20, 2002|
|21:|| Put on Your Thinking Caps and Take the Google Quiz||Aug 21, 2002|
|22:|| Capitals, Character Sets, Filenames and Search Engine Indexing.|
Could character set issues be stopping you from being indexed? An interesting thread on filename and character set issues surrounding search engine indexing.
|Aug 26, 2002|
|23:|| Comments on "Mr. Anti-Google"|
Responses to the Salon, SearcheEngineWatch, and SlashDot articles about Google-watch.org.
|Aug 29, 2002|
|24:|| Google Everflux FAQ - mid-month Google spidering and updates|
Minor updates, daily updates, monthly updates - it's all so confusing. Let's sort it out.
|Sept 2, 2002|
|25:|| I CAN get to Google from China!|
China lifts Google blockade.
|Sept 10, 2002|
|26:|| News Links Page At Google Gets a Redesign|
The News links page at Google gets a much needed overhaul.
|Sept 23, 2002|
|27:|| How to tell if a Google Update has started|
The Google update cycle can be a bit confusing. This thread will help you understand how to determine if Google's database is actually updating.
|Sept 24, 2002|
|28:|| Google May Experiment With Charging for News Searches|
A new story on the web quotes a senior Google VP as saying they may experiment with charging for news searches.
|Oct 5, 2002|
|29:|| Google Catalogs Passes 5000 Catalog Mark|
An update to the Google Catalogs page shows that the database has just passed the 5000 catalog mark.
|Oct 7, 2002|
|30:|| Context, Themes, and The Future of SE's|
Some search engines and experts predict the future of net search will move further towards keyword and site context. If your site is about oranges, there is no way you could be found under boats.
|Oct 8, 2002|
|31:|| SEs Begin to Support If Modified Since HTTP Headers.|
It is official, Google recommends web sites start supporting If Modified Since HTTP headers. (note: extended homepage run)
|Oct 9, 2002|
|32:|| Yahoo Selects Google|
The wait is over. Yahoo has renewed its contract with Google. (note: extended homepage run)
|Oct 9, 2002|
|33:|| Is there such a thing as Link Prominence?|
The new Google algo has many seo's befuddled. There seems to be an entirely new data sets at work. This thread is a bit of a brain storming session trying to figure it out.
|Oct 20, 2002|
|34:|| Google Developing Product Search Database|
A German online magazine is reporting that Google is building a product search engine type database.
|Oct 22, 2002|
|35:|| Googles Occasional Use of Meta and ALT Tags|
It's rare, but infrequently you will run into either Meta Description text or image ALT tag text in a Google SERP.
|Oct 23, 2002|
|36:|| Ego Surfing - Google Thy Self|
Everyone does it.
|Oct 25, 2002|
|37:|| How Much Page Rank is Transfered Between Links?|
A new site is born at PR0. If it should get a link from a PR7 site, what will be the PR value of the new site?
|Oct 25, 2002|
|38:|| Google listing disappeared after 2 weeks|
GoogleGuy provides some insight into Google's Fresh Crawls.
|Oct 27, 2002|
|39:|| Fresh! Google Crawling Cycle|
The only time I've seen Google describes its current crawling pattern: "If your site is new, or hasn't shown up in Google for long, it may because our "fresh crawl" (which runs each day) was finding your site instead of our main crawl (which runs about once a month)..."
|Oct 29, 2002|
|40:|| Google Glossary Format and Functions Updated|
While glossary sites across the web shudder in fear, Google adds functionality to its glossary utility.
|Oct 31, 2002|