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561: new post   Google Search Share Goes Up in September - Comscore Data
"Contrary to many predictions and concerns, according to Comscore's new data, Google gained search share in September."
Oct 15, 2010
562: new post   Invasion of New Chinese Sites In SERPs 2-8
"I am just shocked at how they have infiltrated google top 10 serps so masterfully."
Oct 13, 2010
563: new post   Middle of the title tag gets a bigger boost than the beginning?
I always tried to make sure the first word in the title tag was exactly the term(s) I was targeting. Now it seems like putting your exact target phrase as the first words in your title tag is some kind of OOP [over-optimization penalty].
Oct 10, 2010
564: new post   SEO is from Mars, SMM is from Venus
The emergence of Social Media Marketing (SMM) has created something of a split in the SEO community. Many old time technical SEO people wish that Twitter would just go way - they don't want to mess around with that soft, schmoozy social media thing.
Oct 9, 2010
565: new post   Google Webmaster Tools Now Shows Change Percentages
"They now show pct change for Impressions, Clicks and CTR. It also shows change in average position."
Oct 5, 2010
566: new post   Google Updates and SERP Changes - October 2010
"WebmasterWorld's monthly SERP monitoring and update thread for October 2010."
Oct 2, 2010
567: new post   Google's URL Shortener goo.gl - now open for public use
To start using, type "goo.gl" in your web browser and hit enter. There you'll find a simple interface where you can quickly shorten a URL.
Sept 30, 2010
568: new post   Google Showing Only Top 10 Results, No Page 2 - Bug or New Feature?
If I search from the toolbar, I still get pagination, but searching directly on google.com gives me related searches but no further pages. I only see this in IE.
Sept 28, 2010
569: new post   You're In Control Of Google's Algorithm: What You Would You Do Differently
"...if you had control of the algorithm, what you'd do different?"
Sept 26, 2010
570: new post   Google Traffic Throttling - revisited
The topic of Google traffic throttling came up a good number of times over the past two years or more. Some doubt that it happens - others are convinced but have trouble breaking through the wall of other's doubt. It seems like it's a lot harder to pin down now, and it was never easy. So what do you see?
Sept 20, 2010
571: new post   Article Pagination: Actions that Improved Google Search Traffic
"The approach we decided on was labor intensive for the content creators. But after some education, the writers were all interested in trying to increase the audience size."
Sept 20, 2010
572: new post   Google Keyword Tool: Stat Discrepancies Explained
"I checked more keywords and found that google new keyword tool is showing far less search volumes then the previous one and I found it very much inaccurate."
Sept 16, 2010
573: new post   PR in Flux September
Tracking the update indicators: "...seeing some pr update activity"
Sept 14, 2010
574: new post   Search Suggestions Overhaul - Just Before the Google Instant Launch
From what I see, a major overhaul of Search Suggestions occurred just a few days before Google Instant Search was launched.
Sept 11, 2010
575: new post   Google Updates and SERP Changes - September 2010
"WebmasterWorld's monthly SERP monitoring and update thread for September 2010."
Sept 11, 2010
576: new post   Google.com Testing Only 3 Organic Results on Page One
A member reports seeing first page Google.com results with only three organic listings on major query terms
Sept 9, 2010
577: new post   New to SEO... What have I Gotten Myself Into?
"SEO is, I realise, an ongoing thing that needs to be done very often and there are several ways of achieving a higher ranking ..."
Sept 9, 2010
578: new post   New to SEO... What have I Gotten Myself Into?
"SEO is, I realise, an ongoing thing that needs to be done very often and there are several ways of achieving a higher ranking ..."
Sept 8, 2010
579: new post   Google Instant to Be Major Impact on Analytics
"Webmasters, you may notice some changes in you Search queries data due to the launch of Google Instant... With Google Instant, you may notice an increase in impressions because your site will appear in search results as users type"
Sept 8, 2010
580: new post   Google Announces Google Instant AJAX Serps - Live Now!
"Google Instant is a new search enhancement that shows results as you type. We are pushing the limits of our technology and infrastructure to help you get better search results, faster. Our key technical insight was that people type slowly, but read quickly, typically taking 300 milliseconds between keystrokes, but only 30 milliseconds (a tenth of the time!) to glance at another part of the page. This means that you can scan a results page while you type."
Sept 8, 2010
581: new post   Google Preps New Google AJAX Results Live
"As soon as i type on the google homepage search it flicks to the search results which is going to take some getting used to, and the suggestions are still in the middle of the screen (where they would normally appear under the homepage search box) over the 3rd/4th/5th result depending on how many sponsored links are there."
Sept 8, 2010
582: new post   Absolute or Relative Links 2010
It is an old horse we trot out and kick every year ;-)
Sept 3, 2010
583: new post   The Power of Search Suggestions
Or how 5 k uniques a day can vanish with no apparent reason
Sept 2, 2010
584: new post   Google Missing Cache Of Homepage
"Seems to be a rash of missing 'cached' homepages. Cause for alarm?"
Sept 2, 2010
585: new post   Geotargeting : How Does Webmaster Tools Geotargeting Affect SERP Exposure
"I seem to be drawing a disproportionate number of foreign customers. I see the site setting for Geotarget and mine was to unlisted. My IP reports Plano, TX but my server is in Chicago, same time zone so no biggie I guess."
Sept 1, 2010
586: new post   No Ranking Movement despite On-Page Changes
Bunch of on-the-page changes = Whole bunch of nothing: "I feel like im flogging a dead horse."
Sept 1, 2010
587: new post   Nielsen: US Search Volume Down 16% While Bing Jumps
"The number of searches conducted in the U.S. over the last year has decreased by 16% from 10.5 billion in July 2009 to 8.8 billion in July 2010. MSN/Windows Live/Bing was the only one of the top three engines to have experienced an increase in search volume - a 28% increase from 0.9 billion to 1.2 billion."
Aug 29, 2010
588: new post   Exact Long Tail Phrases in the Title are Not Ranking Well
"I've notice recently that exact phrase match in the title does not seem to work well. It does work if you put quotes around the query phrase, but clearly only geeks do that."
Aug 29, 2010
589: new post   Google Launches Dedicated Realtime Search
There's now a dedicated URL for Google's experiment with Realtime Search... with new tools and options to bring more search value.
Aug 26, 2010
590: new post   Google To Show More Results From a Domain
Some sites now control 7 to 10 of the top 10 results.
Aug 24, 2010
591: new post   New Google Test - Updating the SERP Live While You Type
Every letter you type in the search box on a results page creates not only a "Search Suggestion" dropdown box -- it also dynamically loads a completely new SERP, from top to bottom, via AJAX. The SERP seems to be based on the top Search Suggestion.
Aug 21, 2010
592: new post   Why Are There "Canonical Disasters" - Is Google Messing Up?
"I don't get it. This tag was introduced a year and a half ago and it should be relatively straightforward..."
Aug 21, 2010
593: new post   Google Now Shows Many Results from The Same Domain
Google formally announced a big change today. For some query terms, more than two results can be shown from the same website.
Aug 20, 2010
594: new post   Sudden Boost in International Traffic from Google ccTLDs
I run a website mainly focused on Australia. Around 20-26 July, I started getting heaps more traffic from Googles other than google.com.au. US up by 120% -
UK by 90% - India by 380% - Brazil by 360%
Aug 20, 2010
595: new post   Is Google Giving Too Much Weight To Keyword Domains?
"You know, the type of content that is built around keywords rather than the reader."
Aug 19, 2010
596: new post   Google Tests Local Search with NO Organic Results
"Yesterday, for the first time, we saw a standard Google web search results page, without any standard web search results." - the Converseon Blog
Aug 13, 2010
597: new post   One Link Wonder? Can a PR7 Link from Apple Vault Your Rankings?
"About a week ago I got an inbound PR7 link from Apple, and despite the flood of traffic from them, I'm not seeing anything measurable from Goog. How long might it take to even see a 10% boost?"
Aug 13, 2010
598: new post   Google Search Results Of Late Get Criticism
"Google's algo is trying to guess what I want to look at just a tad too hard I'd say."
Aug 12, 2010
599: new post   Scraped Content Ranking Higher Than The Original
"Since last month my traffic has started dropping tremendously and after investigating, I found out that another website is copying the content and pictures from my website and pasting it on their site."
Aug 8, 2010
600: new post   Google Updates and SERP Changes - August 2010
"WebmasterWorld's monthly SERP monitoring and update thread for August 2010."
Aug 7, 2010
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