Google Expands on Authorship Markup by Showing Authors in Search Results

Two weeks ago Google introduced the rel=author markup that will help content creators label their articles online. Now they are rolling out a new addition and that is to show the content creator, the author, along the search results.

So far only a small number of people is included, the ones that linked their Google profiles with their content, but anyone can participate according to Google’s blog post.…

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Google: Unnatural Links Notification

Manipulative Links

Today we’ve noticed a new type of email sent to a webmaster on Google Webmaster Help Forums. It was sent by Google Search Quality Team as a way of notifying the site owner that there are some links pointing to their site which may seem unnatural and as an attempt to manipulate PageRank.…

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PageRank Update June 2011

pagerank updateDate: 27 June 2011

Dejan SEO team reports that Google has just updated their toolbar PageRank. We’ve tested a random sample of websites and 90% of them show fluctuations in either home page or internal pages.

TBPR (Toolbar PageRank) seems to be rolled out later than originally predicted by Matt Cutts.…

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eBay Experiments

They say you can sell almost anything on eBay so every now and then I like to test this theory by putting strange items for sale.

Fake Pagerank

In 2007 fake PageRank was a little known thing – basically all you would have to do is 301 your domain to a say PR8 domain (PR10 sounds too good to be true) and wait a week or so.…

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Related Searches Get Better– a New Addition to Google SERP

Google is on a quest to make our search much easier and faster by providing us with the right results and also giving us a heads up with the things we might actually need that are related to our search. A great addition to related searches for your research and list building is the top reference column found at the bottom of the search page.…

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Mystery SEO – How many SEOs can you recognise?

It’s amazing how little visual information it takes to recognize a face.
So, how many SEOs can you recognise? Tweet your guess!

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