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601: 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
602: 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
603: 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
604: 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
605: 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
606: 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
607: 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
608: 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
609: 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
610: new post   Google Updates and SERP Changes - August 2010
"WebmasterWorld's monthly SERP monitoring and update thread for August 2010."
Aug 7, 2010
611: new post   The Value of Having a Directory On Your Site
"Is it still worthwhile to have a relevant directory of other sites on your site to boost SEO? And if so, is there anything to watch out for?"
Aug 5, 2010
612: new post   Could Linking To 404 Pages Cause A Drop In SERPs
"Today looking a WMT we spotted that we were linking to 1000's of 404 pages from our main pages that have been dropped. Could this be the reason for a penalty?"
Aug 2, 2010
613: new post   Googlebot Crawl Speed is NOT the same as Site Performance
There seems to be a growing confusion and even mythology around Google and site speed. It's becoming painful to read some of the junk around the web on this topic - and also stories from the people who tried to improve their site speed and hurt their rankings instead.
July 30, 2010
614: new post   Google as the SERP Spammer : Just Isn't Worth The Ranking Effort Any More?
Is it time we call Google the biggest SERP spammer on the net? Awe c'mon the top 12 SERP links are all Google self-referential universal Google search spam! "I get the feeling im messing round chasing my tail rather than being an online trader."
July 30, 2010
615: new post   Google Adds Word Definitions At Top Of SERP's
"We added implicit triggering, which means you can simply search for [flummox] and find the definition, you don't have to search for [define flummox] or [what is flummox]."
July 27, 2010
616: new post   Does Google "Age" Your Backlinks?
"If the answer is yes, do they age like a fine wine, getting better and better as time goes on?"
July 27, 2010
617: new post   Site Relaunch Checklist
Launching a new version of an old domain - but changing the URLs? Learn what should be on your pre-launch checklist so you can avoid major traffic disruption after launch.
July 26, 2010
618: new post   Google Updates Google Images Layout
Google again clones Bing. This time Google images gets the Bing-like update. Congrats again to the Bing Team.
July 21, 2010
619: new post   SEO Ranking With Web Definitions
"Any tips on how to get your own site list in the "Web definitions for" list?"
July 19, 2010
620: new post   Google Referral String Failing For Links Opened In New Window
"Right now the team is expecting to have a fix out in the next week or so."
July 14, 2010
621: new post   Old HTML Redesign To Pure CSS And Site Drops From Google SERPs
"I effectively took my average page size from 80k to 20k (before gzip compression) and the site is lightning quick. Visitors have been super happy with the improvement. Every visitor but googlebot apparently."
July 8, 2010
622: new post   EU Investigating Google Over Allegations Of Rival Sites Being Demoted In SERPs
"He appeared to accept Google's arguments that it is hard to behave as a monopoly on the web, saying the fluid nature of the Internet may make it more difficult for powerful companies to elbow out other companies in new markets."
July 7, 2010
623: new post   Google Says: Avoid meta-refresh and JS redirects
"I would strongly recommend not using meta refresh-type or JavaScript redirects like that if you have changed your URLs."
July 4, 2010
624: new post   Google Updates and SERP Changes - July 2010
"WebmasterWorld's monthly SERP monitoring and update thread for July 2010."
July 3, 2010
625: new post   Much Improved Google Webmaster Tools Link Reports
"Many webmasters are reporting huge swings in Google Webmaster Tools link reports. Is it a bug, or is there some other reason for such huge changes?"
July 1, 2010
626: new post   Google Admits GoogleBot Can Execute Javascript Code
"...those looking closely at their server logs may notice that Google is now requesting links that don't appear directly in JavaScript -- links that get put together on the fly and Google could not possible know about unless it could execute at least part of that JavaScript code."
June 26, 2010
627: new post   Positions Up In SERPs But Traffic is Down
"We're back to a position we used to hold a good year ago. However, we're actually seeing traffic drop - we know what these positions should bring, but it's no where near old traffic levels."
June 26, 2010
628: new post   Google Search Share Up Slightly in May - Hitwise Report
"Google accounted for 72.17 percent of all U.S. searches conducted in the four weeks ending May 29, 2010. Yahoo! Search, Bing and Ask received 14.43 percent, 9.23 percent and 2.14 percent, respectively."
June 22, 2010
629: new post   Google Patents A System For Identifying Topics of 'Inadequate Content'
"However, Google obtained a patent this year for a system that would help it identify 'inadequate content' on the internet, based on comparisons of what people search for and what they find, executives who have reviewed the filing, said."
June 18, 2010
630: new post   Has Google Cut Back Its Site Crawling?
"One WebmasterWorld Member reports: 'On all Sites the crawling by Google decreased by around 98%.'"
June 16, 2010
631: new post   Google Announces Caffeine is Completed
"Today, we're announcing the completion of a new web indexing system called Caffeine." - Official Google Blog
June 9, 2010
632: new post   Google Displaying 'Soft 404' Errors in Webmaster Tools
"Today we're releasing a feature to help you discover if your site serves undesirable 'soft' or 'crypto' 404s."
June 8, 2010
633: new post   WMT: Displaying Soft 404 Errors
"Today we're releasing a feature to help you discover if your site serves undesirable 'soft' or 'crypto' 404s."
June 8, 2010
634: new post   Google's Current Incarnation: How The 'cute little G' Has Grown Up
"Google has gone from being a sort of "partner" to being a sort of "competitor", and it's not a happy change because they're the bull elephant and we're the china in the room."
June 5, 2010
635: new post   Best Practices For Changing Domain Name
"WebmasterWorld Members discuss the best practices to retain search engine rankings when changing domain names."
June 3, 2010
636: new post   Organic 1st Place Value Declines When Surrounded By So Much Ad Real Estate
"WebmasterWorld members debate whether the value of a top position in organic SERPs is devalued, especially when surrounded by advertising."
June 2, 2010
637: new post   Google Updates and SERP Changes - June 2010
Google update, thread of threads.
June 1, 2010
638: new post   Mayday Ranking Changes - with Video from Matt Cutts
Matt Cutts has released a video for all who have been looking for more official information about Google's ranking changes around the beginning of May.
May 30, 2010
639: new post   Google Crawlers Cache robots.txt
"A valuable tip for webmasters creating content they don't want indexed/cached."
May 30, 2010
640: new post   Google MAYDAY is an algorithm update - confirmed by Matt Cutts
On May 20 Matt Cutts confirmed that the Mayday ranking changes are an algorithm update. As our ongoing member discussion continues, Vanessa Fox clarifies some specific information that she learned from Google.
May 28, 2010
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