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|481:|| Facebook Tweaks Newsfeed Algo To Show More Timely Stories from Friends and Pages|
Facebook has updated its Newsfeed algo to bring more stories to the top.
|Facebook Marketing Forum||Sept 19, 2014|
|482:|| Amazon Beats Google to .buy TLD For $4.6 Million|
"Amazon paid $4.6 million in an auction that ended on Wednesday."
|Domain Names||Sept 19, 2014|
|483:|| Alibaba Shares Soar on First Day Trading, Surpassing Facebook|
"Alibaba reached $228.5 billion in market value after surging 36 percent above its initial public offering price to $92.70 per share."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Sept 19, 2014|
|484:|| Google Sitelinks Search Box Now Taking You Straight To a Site's Own Search Pages|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss Google's new sitelinks search box now that it's operating.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Sept 18, 2014|
|485:|| New F.T.C. Trade Rules Aimed At Speeding Up Goods Shipments|
Affecting ecommerce sellers and sites in the US, the new documentation and rules encompass most goods ordered from the seller by mail, telephone, fax, or on the Internet.
|Ecommerce||Sept 18, 2014|
|486:|| Apple's Tim Cook On User Privacy: Takes a Swipe at "Competitors"|
Apple's Tim Cook has decided to make a statement on privacy, whilst taking a pop at "competitors."
|Apple Software and Technology||Sept 18, 2014|
|487:|| Bing: URL Keyword Stuffing and Detection|
According to Bing, it uses a number of signals to help detect url keyword stuffing.
|Bing Search Engine News||Sept 17, 2014|
|488:|| Google Direct Answers (Answer Box) Uses Forum Post As Content Source|
WebmasterWorld Members noticed a Google SERP with Direct Answers showing a forum post.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Sept 17, 2014|
|489:|| How to Deal With Malicious Or Misleading Google AdSense 3rd Party Ads on Android|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss how to deal with apparent misleading, or malicious 3rd party Google AdSense ads displayed on Android.
|Google AdSense||Sept 16, 2014|
|490:|| U.S. Government Threatened Yahoo With $250,000 per day Fine If It Didn't Release Data|
"At one point, the U.S. Government threatened the imposition of $250,000 in fines per day if we refused to comply."
|Yahoo Corporate||Sept 12, 2014|
|491:|| Google Webmaster Tools API Updated|
Google has just announced it has updated its Google Webmaster Tools API with additional features.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Sept 11, 2014|
|492:|| Google May Show Ad Extensions On Mobiles Instead of Second Line of Ad Text|
"Starting on October 15, 2014, your ad extensions may show instead of the second line of ad text (description line 2) on your mobile search ads."
|Google AdWords||Sept 11, 2014|
|493:|| Google Confirms Penguin Recovery Requires Algorithm Refresh|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss the news that Google's John Mueller had confirmed that Penguin recovery is possible, but not until after the algorithm is refreshed and/or data is updated... and that has not happened in quite a while.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Sept 11, 2014|
|494:|| Google Updates and SERP Changes - September 2014|
WebmasterWorld's monthly look at Google's SERPs changes.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Sept 10, 2014|
|495:|| Apple Moves Into Mobile Payments With Apple Pay|
"Apple Pay supports credit and debit cards from the three major payment networks, American Express, MasterCard and Visa, issued by the most popular banks including Bank of America, Capital One Bank, Chase, Citi and Wells Fargo, representing 83 percent of credit card purchase volume in the US."
|Ecommerce||Sept 10, 2014|
|496:|| Twitter Tests "Buy Button With Selected U.S. Partners|
Twitter is stepping up its ecommerce capability with tests in the US of a "Buy" button.
|Sept 8, 2014|
|497:|| Microsoft Previews Completely Revamped MSN.COM|
"... we have rebuilt MSN from the ground up for a mobile-first, cloud-first world."
|Microsoft Corporate||Sept 8, 2014|
|498:|| 10 Top Tips for Responsive Design|
WebmasterWorld members discuss ways to improve site ranking by making the site more mobile device friendly. Even if you can't budget a major redesign, there are steps to regain visibility and traffic.
|Mobile Web Site Design and Development||Sept 6, 2014|
|499:|| Google Testing Domain Clustering In SERPs|
According to reports, Google may be running a new test of domain clustering in the SERPs.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Sept 5, 2014|
|500:|| Google AdWords Rolls Out Callout Extensions Allowing Additional Text In Search Ads|
"Callouts show valuable information to potential customers before they click your ad; while also being a factor in Ad Rank."
|Google AdWords||Sept 4, 2014|
|501:|| Defining What Makes a Backlink Bad or of Value|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss how to define what makes a good or bad link or citation.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Sept 1, 2014|
|502:|| Google is Developing a New "Knowledge Vault"|
"As well as the ability to analyse text on a webpage for facts to feed its knowledge base, Google can also peer under the surface of the web, hunting for hidden sources of data such as the figures that feed Amazon product pages."
|Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Aug 30, 2014|
|503:|| Google Authorship Support Dropped|
"...we've made the difficult decision to stop showing authorship in search results."
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Aug 29, 2014|
|504:|| Migration to HTTPS May Cause A Drop In Google AdSense Earnings|
WebmasterWorld Members debate the recent ranking signal notification from Google for HTTPS, and whether early adopters switching to secure have jumped too quickly.
|Google AdSense||Aug 29, 2014|
|505:|| Twitter Rolls Out Tweet Analytics Dashboard to All|
Now, the dashboard and the data is being rolled out to everyone.
|Aug 28, 2014|
|506:|| The Best Way To Deal With Blunt Force Attacks On WordPress Login Screen|
With the WordPress login screen being a popular attack page, WebmasterWorld members discuss the best solutions to reduce bandwidth and successful login.
|WordPress||Aug 27, 2014|
|507:|| Facebook To Clamp Down On Click Bait In News Feed|
Facebook says it's going to clamp down on spammy, click bait-style headlines and stories.
|Facebook Marketing Forum||Aug 26, 2014|
|508:|| .COM Growth Slows in 2014|
"The monthly growth figures for .COM show that the TLD's growth is slowing."
|Domain Names||Aug 26, 2014|
|509:|| Google Manual Ban For Unnatural Links Rescinded|
Was the ban a Google error error? Webmasters discuss what appears to be a Google manual ban, then rescinded.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Aug 26, 2014|
|510:|| Report: Amazon To Launch Google AdWords Competitor, With AdSense?|
WSJ reports that Amazon is preparing to launch a Google AdWords competitor, with the possibility of an AdSense offering.
|Google AdSense||Aug 25, 2014|
|511:|| Using Excel to Analyse Bots|
"With Google analytics so prevalent these days, we forget that GA misses huge swathes of data about our sites. I recently had need to ascertain the relative amount of crawling each bot was doing."
|Website Analytics - Tracking and Logging||Aug 22, 2014|
|512:|| Bing's New Malware Detection Might Be Dialed Too High|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss whether Bing's new malware detection and alert dialed up too high, and if alerted, is the information Bing provides to webmasters adequate?
|Bing Search Engine News||Aug 20, 2014|
|513:|| Case Study in Google Ranking a Brand New Site|
WebmasterWorld members discuss the surprising results from the launch of a brand new site. Details covered include using a new domain, responsive web design via Twitter Bootstrap, HTML5 with minimal SEO and social media engagement. Subscription Required.
|Google SEO||Aug 20, 2014|
|514:|| Improving Security: Flat Files vs Databases|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss improvements to security in the comparison between fat files and databases.[br][br]"The main difference about flat file databases is one has to build the system and features, but let's focus on security."
|Perl Server Side CGI Scripting||Aug 19, 2014|
|515:|| WebmasterWorld Weekly Round-Up 18 August|
WebmasterWorld's weekly round-up of hot topics and discussions you may have missed in the last few days.
|WebmasterWorld Community Center||Aug 18, 2014|
|516:|| Google AdWords Going Close Variant Keyword Matching: Exact Match No Longer Possible|
Google is shutting off the opt out option of close variant keyword matching. This means your exact match keywords will no longer be possible.
|Google AdWords||Aug 18, 2014|
|517:|| Google Takes Action On European, German Link Networks|
Google has taken action against link networks in Europe and one in Germany.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Aug 18, 2014|
|518:|| Expired Domain, In Error, Instantly Out Of Google: Renewal Took 30 Days To Return To SERPs|
Expiring domains can sometimes catch us unaware. This example shows that even an instant renewal can take a month to return to the original Google rankings.
|Google SEO News and Discussion||Aug 18, 2014|
|519:|| All SEO is Unethical!|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss the idea that all SEO is unethical.
|Foo||Aug 17, 2014|
|520:|| Good Reasons To Stop Developing For Older Web Browsers|
WebmasterWorld Members debate the reasons for and against developing and supporting older web browsers. At some point the market share will decline to the point of diminishing returns. How do you identify what the point in time is, and how do you handle the inevitable errors.
|CSS||Aug 16, 2014|