Have you heard about the latest “sport” in dirty online business? It’s called Google Bowling and it represents a gaping flaw in Google’s system that allows your competitors to sabotage your site to the point of getting it banned or penalized.
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Google is being sued because of copyright wrangles centering on its Google Print online library project.
If you are making changes only for the search engines and waiting for them to appear, you will drive yourself crazy trying to figure out why this or that happened when it did. There are a ton of factors you can’t control: algo changes, new competitors, changing competitors, server issues, even database issues where you […]
Google is by far the most popular search engine available today for both ordinary surfers and webmasters alike.
Google uses a different method to rank websites than most search engines. This isn’t the days of inserting some META tags and be done with it. You must invest time to rank well in Google; however it is well worth it when your pages start to rank high in the most used search engine on […]
Google’s order of results is automatically determined by more than 100 factors, including our PageRank algorithm. Please check out our Technology Overview page for more details. Due to the nature of our business and our interest in protecting the integrity of our search results, we limit the information we make available to the public about […]
Picture this: You’re a successful entrepreneur running a bustling online business. You’ve paid your dues, put in a lot of long hours, and your hard work is finally producing profitable returns.
Surfers like it because of the highly relevant results it gives and the speed at which it delivers them. This is due to its complex text matching algorithm and of course the Pagerank™ system that this engine uses. More on the Pagerank™ system later.
Google heavily relies on links when it comes to specify the ranking of a web site. In addition to the sheer number of links and their anchor texts, the patent specification shows possible ways how Google might use historical information to further specify the value of links.
Some search engine positive and negative ranking factors mentioned in the website are still valid for Search Engine Optimization and not just all myths. That is not to say that there are not many Seo Myths or old practices preached around.