Guide for Building High Quality Websites

Building a website that users enjoy and want to return to is a difficult task. However, there are few guidelines one can use to measure the quality of a website.

The information provided by the website should be trustworthy. A …

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Google Social Search Comes to Australia

Social Search from Google is here, in response to Bing’s high level integration of Facebook data. Social Search gives precedence in search results to people that you know in real life and online, based on your friend lists on Google …

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Google Places Listing Optimisation

Local searches are gaining in volume, which is a fact. A clear presence on the web can increase your outreach and gain you more customers. Google Places is still not utilised by a great number of businesses, and that is …

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Instant Previews in Google Webmaster Tools

Google Webmaster Tools has introduced a new experimental (Google Labs) feature in their interface. Webmasters can now check out their SERP previews and understand how their pages will be seen with confidence. The tool not only gives visual overview but …

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Library Hack

Dejan SEO ‘Library Hacks’

#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…

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Faces of Our Ancestors

Human Evolution: reddit version

morph

To create an accurate morph sequence it was important to correctly map the key points on each set of blending faces. For example, placing a marker in the corner of an eye of one face may …

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Getting Fast and Reliable Answers from Google

We’re all familiar with the Google web search engine and how it can streamline and simplify Internet searches with the minimum amount of fuss. Google built their reputation on returning the most valid and relevant search results possible to their …

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Impact of Rankings on SERP CTR

There has been very little original research in the area of position-based clickthrough rates (CTR) in search engine result pages (SERP) and most SEO companies still quote outdated information (http://www.seoresearcher.com/distribution-of-clicks-on-googles-serps-and-eye-tracking-analysis.htm) which may not even be relevant …

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Twitter Search Operators

Type in several words in the Twitter Search box, and you’ll get Tweets that contain all of the words — this scope is the default for all searches. If you want to find an exact phrase, enclose the words in …

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