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Matt Cutts Announces Retirement From Google - April Fools

     
12:30 pm on Apr 1, 2014 (gmt 0)

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Matt Cutt's announced his retirement from Google and introduced his replacement in this video announcement. Matt plans to spend more time on a his own startup which is researching a cure for cat alopecia.

[youtube.com...]
1:29 pm on Apr 1, 2014 (gmt 0)

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Never...
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I wish today's date wasn't 1st April.
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LMFAO!

Where else is he gonna find a fight against spam like this one: [youtube.com...]

[edited by: JD_Toims at 2:01 pm (utc) on Apr 1, 2014]

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so mad at myself for clicking that link...

curse you Goodroi, curse you... ;)
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What!? That's crazy! I'm seeing so many silly posts today...definitely feeling like an April Fool. Too funny:-) Was the pecking Twitter helmet also a joke? Sure seems like it. Now I've seen everything. Right?
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Damn April 1st... :-)
8:18 pm on Apr 1, 2014 (gmt 0)

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I forgot what day it was...

The "cat alopecia" was a quick reminder LOL
8:59 pm on Apr 1, 2014 (gmt 0)

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Well played, Sir.
9:54 pm on Apr 1, 2014 (gmt 0)

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I clicked as well .....!

a cure for cat alopecia
sounded quite reasonable given MCs recent posts.
10:34 pm on Apr 1, 2014 (gmt 0)

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Wow...

Rick Astly has over 70 million views?

Some people will pay for what others pay to avoid...
11:13 pm on Apr 1, 2014 (gmt 0)

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Good luck Matt. You will be missed...
1:07 am on Apr 2, 2014 (gmt 0)

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Best news I've heard in a decade...

Ha well...i guess we can still hope can't we?
2:49 am on Apr 2, 2014 (gmt 0)

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Oh, thanks for the reminder! Had to go see what they'd got up their doodle sleeve. Heh, heh.
3:43 am on Apr 2, 2014 (gmt 0)

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No doodle this year, lucy. Matt did change his mind about retiring, though, and he did an April Fools video, in a semi-serious vein, which you can find here....

Matt Cutts: Google won't stop updating its search results
http://www.webmasterworld.com/google/4659294.htm [webmasterworld.com]
7:03 am on Apr 2, 2014 (gmt 0)

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No doodle this year

Well, not in the narrowest, strictest technical sense ;)
 

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