Google Includes Secure HTTPS in Search Results Algorithm

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SEO (Search Engine Optimization) is not the same game it was a few years ago.  At least where Google is concerned.  Those of us with our hands in website creation, marketing, and optimization keep a close eye on what Google announces with regard to their ranking algorithm.  Between Penguin and Panda a lot of good […]

Crypto Currency – What is it?

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Bitcoin has been in the news a lot. If you’re in Internet Marketing and you don’t know what Crypto Currency is all about, then you’re missing something. If you’re interested in making money, then you should keep up with this stuff! There are a lot of different crypto currencies. Some such as Bitcoin are worth […]

CISPA H.R. 624… More Invasion of Our Online Privacy

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CISPA H.R. 624… More Invasion of Our Online Privacy The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) H.R. 624 moves to the Senate this week for a vote. Contact your Senators and ask them to vote no on this invasion of our online privacy. A lot of websites have gone dark today in protest of […]

Google Panda Update Coming this Weekend

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Google Panda Update Coming this Weekend Google is releasing an update to their Panda webspam algorithm either this Friday (March 15th, 2013), or Monday (March 18th, 2013). Matt Cutts of Google confirmed this information this week at SMX. Also mentioned: Google will release a major, as in very large, Penguin update before the end of […]

Still Fighting Google EMD Update

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Still Fighting Google EMD Update My previous blog post on Google EMD updates generated a lot of questions. I wish I had solid answers for them, but that’s not the case. It’s always frustrating when clients, employers, friends, etc. want quick SEO results… it takes weeks, sometimes months to see changes. The EMD update seems […]

Google EMD Update… Sinking Websites by the Dozen!

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Google EMD Update… Sinking Websites by the Dozen! Google announced a new algorithm change last week that took effect over the weekend… this update is not associated to Panda or Penguin and it’s aimed at Exact Match Domain names (EMD)… but I assert that it IS related to Panda and Penguin in that it’s punishing […]

Google Penguin = Pain…

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Google Penguin = Pain… There’s been a lot of yelling and cussing about Google’s “Penguin” update that was rolled out the last week or so of April 2012. And rightly so: it stinks! Panda (a previous Google update) didn’t affect me or my sites. Penguin has hit me hard. It’s hit in another way too: […]

The Lost Art (and Appreciation) of Quality

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The Lost Art (and Appreciation) of Quality It’s easy to make a broad statement such as “people used to care about quality but now they just don’t”… but like most broad statements, it’s only partially true. Today there’s a quality divide… it does not always follow income or wealth (but it usually does). The problem […]