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CMS Security Email Alert by Google

Google has recently sent out emails to webmasters running outdated versions of CMS platforms. This has likely to do with the recent increase of compromised websites which are typically tagged with “This website may harm your computer” or “This website may be compromised” statement under the title tag in the search engine results.…

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Google Image Search Update

Google has quietly rolled out some really interesting features in their image search:

#gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */

When users search for images they will notice a little camera icon in the search box.…

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PageRank

Hi, here are some fun facts and observations about Google PageRank:

  • PageRank is currently one year old (or I should say stale) last update took the data snapshot from June 2010.
  • When PageRank updates it never shows realtime PageRank snapshot but usually a few months back.

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Google Update in June 2011

According to reliable sources Google has been preparing a few interesting updates [1] for June 2011 including public toolbar PageRank update [2]. Dejan SEO team has observed and reported an strange data rollback in Google Webmaster Tools (backlink profiles) and unusual shifts in search results which seem to have reset at some point during the first week of June.…

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Google

Google’s Products and Services:

This page is dedicated to Google in hope to give a holistic overview of their activities online which may present opportunities or affect one’s business.

Product Overview
  • Advertising
  • Apps
  • Blogger
  • Books
  • Checkout
  • Chrome
  • Custom Search Engine
  • Developer tools
  • Docs
  • Earth and Maps
  • Enterprise
  • Finance
  • Gmail
  • Measurement tools
  • Mobile
  • News
  • Orkut
  • Picasa
  • Publisher tools
  • Reader
  • Search
  • SketchUp
  • TV
  • Talk
  • Translate
  • Videos
  • Voice
  • Webmaster
  • YouTube
By Type:
  • Business
  • Developers
  • Education
  • Entertainment
  • Geo and Maps
  • Mobile
  • Non-Profit
  • Social

Ads

http://www.google.com/ads/

Adsense

http://adsense.google.com/

Adwords

http://adwords.google.com/

Chrome

Type: Browser
Main Competitors: Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera

http://www.google.com/chrome/

Doubleclick

http://www.google.com/doubleclick/

Finance

http://www.google.com/finance

Maps

http://www.google.com/maps

Google Mobile Maps

http://www.google.com/mobile/maps/

Nexus

http://www.google.com/nexus/

Wallet

Type: Payment System

http://www.google.com/wallet/

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Good News for WordPress

According to newly released Google Correlate, WordPress has a very bright future. By using a hand draw diagram option we plotted a growing pattern in hope to discover what is popular on a steady level and WordPress plugins was one of the winning terms.…

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Mars

A recent video on YouTube alerted users of an interesting spot on Mars where something resembling a deliberate structure can be seen. At this stage it’s hard to say whether this large object is part of the landscape, foreign object or an accidental photographic artifact.…

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Glossary

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Algorithm – A decision making logic utilized by search engines to decide what results to serve and how to rank them.

ALT – Text added in the code to describe images. ALT has value for SEO as search engines use its content instead of attempting to understand the purpose of the image.…

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Isaac Asimov: Letter to Troy Public Library

Here is an awesome and inspiring letter written by Isaac Asimov as part of the “Letters to the Children of Troy” initiative.

Isaac Asimov

This is one of ninety seven letters written by many famous and influential people of their time.

All letters:

Via BoingBoing.…

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