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|161:|| A Little SEO Knowledge is a Dangerous Thing: The Online Directory Idiocracy|
"...it's the SEOs and directories built solely for SEO purposes that have done much to harm the way site owners approach legitimate traffic driving directories."
|Directories||May 21, 2009|
|162:|| A Local SEO cheat sheet|
What and where to submit for local search engines
|Local Search||Mar 5, 2014|
|163:|| A Member's Open Letter to Google Regarding Changes to The AdWords Program|
It is rare that we run entries like this. However the recent changes to the Google AdWords program is loud and pervasive. This one post sums up what many of the upset are feeling.
|Google Ads (Was AdWords)||July 13, 2006|
|164:|| A New Revenue Stream For Site Owners|
"What could be a better recommendation that someone actually pays to link to you!"[br][br] [br]"PageRank, will become PaidRank and the site with the most number of paid links to it wins!"[br][br] [br]WebmasterWorld members debate whether this is SEO blackmail or a potential new revenue stream.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Feb 8, 2013|
|165:|| A New Way of Applying Trust Rank? Understanding the Google Minus Penalties|
"I'm wondering if they signify how Google handles "Trust Rank" where entire sites fall into different minus levels."
|Google SEO News and Discussion||June 10, 2008|
|166:|| A New Way to Look at Anchor Text Links|
I have been doing a good amount of testing lately, especially when it comes to anchor text links. The testing I've been doing is limited a little bit, but I thought I would share my results.[br][br]The links I've tested have been always within the middle of a sentence, not links that appear in a sidebar, in a footer, or anywhere else on a page--always within the text in the middle of a sentence. (-subscription required)
|Google SEO||Mar 2, 2011|
|167:|| A Newbie's Week on Twitter|
"I put in a few hours most days for more than a week, and built up around 360 followers. So far so good. I put out around 200 messages."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||July 27, 2009|
|168:|| A Positive Approach to Developing Links on Forums|
Building forum links is not about raising your PageRank (always a misguided goal). It's about building good will, awareness, and having your link building efforts go viral. This is how to go about it.
|Link Building Forum||Sept 1, 2008|
|169:|| A Practical Keyword Strategy: Sustainable and Defensible Longtail Traffic||Keyword Discussion||Mar 5, 2008|
|170:|| A Race to Send Data: Pigeon vs Broadband|
"...A Durban [South Africa] IT company pitted an 11-month-old bird armed with a 4GB memory stick against the ADSL service from the country's biggest web firm, Telkom."
|Foo||Sept 10, 2009|
|171:|| A Real Google Conundrum|
"I have a well-established site that over the past few days has lost almost all its Google referals. I think I know what's wrong but have no idea how to fix it."
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Apr 11, 2005|
|172:|| A Resurgence of Interest For Independent Search Engines|
In the wake of the NSA and Prism exposure, is now the time for a resurgence of the independent search engines?
|Alternative Search Engines||June 20, 2013|
|173:|| A Short Introduction and Guide to Apache Mod Rewrite|
What you can and can not do with mod rewrite.
|Apache Web Server||Apr 30, 2005|
"This is something I've been conceiving for quite a while now, a universal script to validate any form fields."
|175:|| A Video Tour of Google's "Container" Data Center|
This 6.5 minute video takes the viewer on a tour of the physical plant for one of Google's data centers that is built in a modular fashion - using the kind of containers that are employed in the shipping industry.
|Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Apr 8, 2009|
|176:|| A Week With Bing|
"I have decided to spend a week using Bing and reporting here on how things go."
|Bing Search Engine News||Mar 30, 2010|
|177:|| A Week Without Microsoft Windows|
"...running nothing but Linux for a week. The aim being that as I discovered problems I would try and find solutions, in the hope that these ideas may be of use to other members."
|Linux, Unix, and *nix like Operating Systems||Mar 8, 2010|
|178:|| A dynamic site in 2 minutes||PHP Server Side Scripting||Apr 17, 2003|
|179:|| A fresh look at IBMs Almaden CLEVER Project|
"...CLEVER Engineers first begin by recognizing that if they were to calculate a themed page rank for every page with every theme..."
|SEM Research Topics||Mar 19, 2002|
|180:|| A good way to fix those typos|
"My right hand works quicker than my left, so I get letters the wrong way round and I have a penchant for capitalizing words for no good reason in the middle of a sentence."
|Content, Writing and Copyright||Apr 3, 2006|
|181:|| A guide to fixing Google duplicate content & URL issues|
"How to canonicalize all your URLs with a single redirect on Apache 1.3"
|Apache Web Server||Jan 4, 2007|
|182:|| A suggestion about copyright questions|
Answers the often-asked question, "Is it OK to copy this?"
|Content, Writing and Copyright||May 11, 2004|
|183:|| 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|
|184:|| 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, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||July 12, 2007|
|185:|| ACS Takes Legal Action Against Google|
Google search service is said to infringe SciFinder Scholar trademark
|Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Dec 31, 2004|
|186:|| 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|
|187:|| 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
|Deprecated - European Search Engines||Mar 24, 2004|
|188:|| 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|
|189:|| 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|
|190:|| 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|
|191:|| 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|
|192:|| 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|
|193:|| 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|
|194:|| 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|
|195:|| AOL Blocking 95% of all Newsletters?|
14 out of 15 newsletters could not make it through the AOL filters.
|Foo||Feb 13, 2004|
|196:|| AOL Blocks Access to Certain Sites|
Are we all lining up to be victims of AOL and rogue spammers?
|WebmasterWorld Supporters||Mar 23, 2004|
|197:|| 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|
|198:|| 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|
|199:|| AOL Buys Multimedia Search Engine SingingFish|
" America Online has purchased Seattle-based Singingfish for an undisclosed sum."
|Alternative Search Engines||Nov 19, 2003|
|200:|| 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|