With content marketing winning over as everyone’s idea of success blogging for your business blog sounds more and more attractive. Well, it was about time small and medium sized businesses got their attention taken but some of the things we talk about (for the past few years).…
Google users are now seeing the new “Play” option in the menu indicating the new media hub from Google has gone a notch up in their list of priorities.
March was the month of consolidation, trimming and updates for Google and as part of the process “Play” was softly released to public.…
In April of 2011, Google bought ITA Software and combined it with their existing company. The founder of ITA Software became the Vice President of Travel at Google headquarters. The main result of the acquisition that we can see today is Google’s recently released Flight Search feature.…
Wolfram|Alpha goes beyond simple text input by allowing you to input images directly into the search box. You can analyse and process images and text in whatever way you wish to. Pro subscribers have access to more features including 20 free image uploads per month, ability to compute your own data and longer computation times.…
We asked search engines to tell us a basic fact: Number of people on Earth. This is what they told us. Scroll through and compare the results:
Google+ Timing is a web application which tells Google+ users more about the impact of timing on post popularity among their circles. It breaks up your posts and orders them by popularity (best hours and days of the week to post).…
Keyword visualisation compiled from the most frequently asked SEO questions and issues webmasters faced in March 2012.
In the period between 1st and 20th of March there were 330 questions asked while only 30 marked as answered.
Prominent keywords and phrases include:
- big traffic change (for top URL)
- detected unnatural links
- message id (webmasters starting to use message IDs from Google Webmaster Tools)
- duplicate (title tags)
- please help me
- how can i / how do
- message in webmaster tools
- I need
- rel canonical
- weird message in
- removal request
- rich snippets
From April 2012 you can expect to see faster click through from Google search results as the search engine switches to the “referrer” meta tag to handle the referring URL from organic search results. The feature will be available only in browsers which support it (e.g.…
We knew it already but now Google confirms. Pages which give errors such as 404 or 500 eventually drop out of index and lose PageRank and are unable to accumulate or pass any search engine signals.
“If a URL becomes an error, for example a 404 or a 500, we will try to keep it indexed for a very limited period of time.…