Others have paid for it but you get the data to free thanks to Google and use of advanced search queries.…
Is consolidation of social signals possible? Dejan SEO team investigates with a simple test including the rel=”canonical” element.
One of our recent fun graphics got a respectable amount of exposure in social media, however if we load a comment # for that URL the likes, +1′s and Digg counts would reset to zero.…
We asked 2,190 Google users if they noticed any changes in Google results since Penguin. This is what they said.
Google implements countless changes and tweaks to their search results over a single year and most users don’t notice more subtle changes such as order of websites in search results.…
Here’s one simple example why drawing conclusions from correlated data can be misleading:
As you can see we found patterns in search behaviour of Australian Google users and from the above we can conclude that “SEO” is highly correlated with “mi goreng” and “rissoles recipe”.…
If you had only $100 to promote something, how would you spend it?
We’re looking for creative and helpful ideas for ‘marketing on a shoestring’. Tell us how you would spend $100 to get the maximum ROI. The answer we like the best will receive $100 via PayPal.…
This is an academic study of controlled PageRank modelling of a simplified link graph in a collection of three documents.
- Introduction of a new document into the existing collection reduces the PageRank value of existing documents
- Differences in PageRank value of chain-linked documents vs.
What’s new in Wolfram|Alpha? Here’s a list of the latest changes and updates rolled out in May 2012.
NEW CURRENCY DENOMINATIONS
zambia 25 ngwee coin
1 haiti gourde coin
50 ethiopia birr bill
25 east timor centavos
200 algeria dinars
CITY BOUNDARIES ON LOCAL MAPS
local map of Santa Fe, NM
population of the bordering countries of france
GDPs of the official speaking countries of mandarin chinese
tax rate of the states of hoover dam
birthdays of the discoverers of neptune
most common words in the acts of the Merchant of Venice
PROPERTIES OF FALLING RAINDROPS
5mm diameter rain drop
what is the average raindrop size in 3inches of rain per hour?…
Interview with Elliot Loney, the man in the ‘Man Vs Wild’ spoof video filmed in Melbourne, Australia.
Tell our audience a bit about you.
‘Man Vs Metro’ is a Melbourne-based ‘Man Vs Wild’ parody video produced by Max Price & Sam Roney from Priceless Productions.
We expect this video to go from 3,000 to
30,000 views in the first month (we were so wrong about this, the video hit 100K in less than 48 hours) and then potentially hit the critical mass and go truly viral.…
Google goes one step further in attempt to become an intelligent search engine by introducing their knowledge graph results. “Search is a lot about discovery—the basic human need to learn and broaden your horizons.”, Google.
Predictions for 2012
Earlier this year I predicted the three key improvements in Google’s algorithm will be improved spam detection, social graph and knowledge graph.…