We’ve been tracking volatility in Google’s results for a while now and one thing that’s been consistently popping up was a high level of result changes during weekends. Typically two days, but ranges from one to four. It looks as though they change the results in time for weekend and then restore them back to a “week mode”.…
A ‘traditional’ link graph is a directed graph which consists of nodes connected by edges, a schematic representation of a document collection connected by directional links (A → B). Link-based search engines (such as Google) rely on directed link graphs to determine varying degrees of (query-agnostic) importance of pages in its index.…
Technical SEO session with Marcus Tober who will be presenting exciting features of Search Metrics suite.
Venue: Google+, Hangouts on Air
Date: Thursday, 8 August 2013
Time: 6pm AEST (Brisbane time)
To joins us please RSVP here: https://plus.google.com/events/ct1qps68iv04nvutso4i0k2a8bk
Official Website: http://searchmetrics.com/
A word from Marcus Tober
The very technical SEO game is about to change.…
Hangout on air with Razvan Gavrilas, the founder of Cognitive SEO.
- What is Cognitive SEO?
- Features & Functionality
- Usage Examples
Thursday, 7pm AEST, 1 August 2013, On Google+
Want to participate?
There is a limited number of spots available for live participation in this hangout so if you wish to join in please let us know in advance.…
I am well-aware that Google’s algorithm is work in progress and they continuously work on improving their search quality algorithm. What I saw today, however, makes me wonder if I give the algorithm too much credit.
Search query “assumptious” brings up the following page:
I was shocked to see something like this ranking as #1 even for rare queries.…
John Mueller from Google has recently stated1 that the link disavow tool had a little upgrade. Their team has made the tool smarter and safer to use by adding a feature which checks for common mistakes. The tool will now automatically flag potential issues upon file upload allowing webmasters to correct and re-upload the error-free file.…
30 May, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
In this hangout we’ll be focusing on technical SEO and on-site optimisation including website architecture, content, use of rel=”nofollow”, canonicalisation and discuss things that could improve this website’s performance in search engines.
The website we’re reviewing is: http://www.movieferret.com/
TL;DR: Google’s latest Penguin update doesn’t seem to detect unnatural link surges or anchor text abuse from expired domain link networks.
After Venice-like update in Australia, we had a rather uneventful week. Google started warming things up again on May 21 hitting orange alert on Algoroo on the 22nd of May.…
Matt Cutts wasn’t wrong, the latest algorithm change was major. Algoroo was off the scale yesterday, we don’t even have a gauge that goes that high in our roo metric widget.
Even though the estimated percentage of affected queries was apparently quite low, we’re still seeing major fluctuations (both ups and downs) in the 10,000 tracked keywords.…
One of the more interesting aspects of Google+ redesign in my opinion is the new way of #hashtag handling. This short post goes over a few basic observations I’ve made so far.
What I find interesting is that certain keywords trigger the tag, while others do not.…