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 …



August 9th Update: As reported by @alexasigno, Google has just introduced a new SERP layout for branded terms which looks like this:

Sony Serps

More compact version is available for some Australian domains such as Flight Centre:

Flight Centre SERPS

SERPs (Search engine result …


Faces of Our Ancestors


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 initially result in a …


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area of position-based clickthrough rates (CTR) in search engine result pages (SERP) and most SEO companies still quote outdated information ( which may not even be relevant …


Domain Hyphenation Test

There has been much talk about domain hyphenation with Google’s response vague as usual. Dejan SEO team put this to test and in conclusion non-hyphenated domains have an advantage over hyphenated ones. For test specifics and results read on.


Online Shopping Statistics in 2011

In February of 2011, published a survey of almost 3000 Internet shoppers. According to the study, more Australians are shopping online than ever before. This trend began in 2009, when the global financial crisis forced Australian consumers to …


Education in the Digital Age

Author: Dan Petrovic,

During our exhibition at CCA-Educause, Sydney our team (who sponsored the event) had pleasure of meeting many delegates, librarians, educators and presenters. Increased awareness of fast-moving technological trends resonated throughout the event, yet we felt that