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Norwegian Technology Journalist Exposes an SEO Scam

Academic paper translation, with a link back! Another ‘clever’ SEO idea which further damaged the reputation of our industry.

SEO Scam: Translation Email

Image Credit:  Fraud 2.0: Albertio wants to stick his straw in NRKbeta’s Google Juice

What happened?

Around six months ago I …

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Recent Google+ Advancements

Google’s mission to create a platform of social engagement continues unabated a year after the launch of Google+. Recently, the company made two exciting announcements for the social network: it is going on tablets and it is making life events …

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Be a ‘Google Power Searcher’

Google has many hidden features that can enhance and focus search queries, but not all of them are known to the public at large. These are in addition to the standard and advanced search options that are displayed whenever people …

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Google Maps for Android: Now Offline!

Have you ever lost reception while driving and discovered your Google map app could no longer give you directions? Previously, an internet connection was required to access area maps, so in places with low or no reception, you’d just have …

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WordPress Sites Will Ruin the Web

Many great websites are suddenly and quietly disappearing out of search results and we blame WordPress for that.

In the last 30 days I’ve seen more websites disappear out of Google’s index than ever and went to investigate in hope …

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Google +1 Recommendations

Today we’re rolling out a new feature of the +1 button to this preview group: when users hover over a +1 button, we’ll recommend other great content from the same site.  


From Google+ Platform Preview Forum:

“This feature is available …

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Work of Fiction Inspires a New Search Engine

#JAGSTER: Judiciously Arranged Global Search-Term Evaluative Ranker


“Caitlin Decter is young, pretty, feisty, a genius at math — and blind. Still, she can surf the net with the best of them, following its complex paths clearly in her mind. When

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Wolfram|Alpha Becomes Smarter, Nobody Notices

In news that caught the attention of nobody, Wolfram Research implemented a significant upgrade to its Wolfram|Alpha answer engine.


Wolfram|Alpha is one of the smartest answer engines out there, and so much more than that. Based on British scientist Stephen …

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Code Club: Teaching Children to Code

Code Club is a visionary new organisation dedicated to generating interest in and teaching children to code. They want to establish a free nationwide after school club for children aged 10-11 where the children will learn coding. Some of their …

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