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Google Hammers Polish Link Networks

Google Poland

Google is continuing their attack on international spam, taking down two Polish link networks. Buying and selling links seems to be quite common in Poland, so we can expect to see some dramatic changes in Google's search results in the coming days. Google is continuing their attack on international spam, taking down two Polish link networks. Buying and selling links seems to be quite common in Poland, so we can expect to see some dramatic changes in Google's search results in the coming days. 0 Comments

Google Now is Coming to Desktop Computers, via Chrome

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Google Now

Personal assistant Google Now, which monitors your web searches and alerts you about things such as the weather, flights, and traffic as well as providing various event reminders, has previously been available only on Android devices. Personal assistant Google Now, which monitors your web searches and alerts you about things such as the weather, flights, and traffic as well as providing various event reminders, has previously been available only on Android devices. 0 Comments

Google Wants to Get More Local Businesses Online

Google San Francisco City Page

Google is extending its offerings for small, local businesses with the addition of city pages highlighting Google Places pages and Google Offers for San Francisco, CA, and Charlotte, NC. Google also seems to be rolling out a free website program. Google is extending its offerings for small, local businesses with the addition of city pages highlighting Google Places pages and Google Offers for San Francisco, CA, and Charlotte, NC. Google also seems to be rolling out a free website program. 0 Comments

HTML5 Codec Support New Browser War Or Google Edict?

H.264 is the most used codec at the moment for HTML5 sites, Google is pushing the lesser used open source options and by dropping support for H.264, they are forcing site developers to create two versions of the site or use their 'supported' codecs or not be fully seen in Chromium browsers. H.264 is the most used codec at the moment for HTML5 sites, Google is pushing the lesser used open source options and by dropping support for H.264, they are forcing site developers to create two versions of the site or use their 'supported' codecs or not be fully seen in Chromium browsers. 0 Comments

SearchDay | Are PPC Ads Now Counting in Google Organic Backlinks?

Today's search engine marketing news and opinion: Are PPC Ads Now Counting in Google Organic Backlinks?; Dear Google Analytics...; Initial comScore Data Confirms Bing's First Week Success; and more. Today's search engine marketing news and opinion: Are PPC Ads Now Counting in Google Organic Backlinks?; Dear Google Analytics...; Initial comScore Data Confirms Bing's First Week Success; and more. 0 Comments

ComScore Broadens Search Measurement

The market research provider this week updated its qSearch 2.0 measurement service to dramatically expand the number and kinds of properties being measured. The market research provider this week updated its qSearch 2.0 measurement service to dramatically expand the number and kinds of properties being measured. 0 Comments

How to Get More Pages into Google's Index

SEOs pay a lot of attention to issues like duplicate content, link building, and link structure. But Googler Dan Crow confirms that SEOs might want to think more about proper Web development methodology. SEOs pay a lot of attention to issues like duplicate content, link building, and link structure. But Googler Dan Crow confirms that SEOs might want to think more about proper Web development methodology. 0 Comments

Measuring Search Marketers' Job Performance

A new study finds that more search marketers are able to measure ROI than could two years ago, and more search marketers' jobs are being measured against both search metrics and overall business results. A new study finds that more search marketers are able to measure ROI than could two years ago, and more search marketers' jobs are being measured against both search metrics and overall business results. 0 Comments

What Does Universal Search Mean for SEM?

Google's move to present results from multiple vertical searches in general search results will affect both searchers and search marketers. Google's move to present results from multiple vertical searches in general search results will affect both searchers and search marketers. 0 Comments

Search Engine Forums Spotlight

What's new in search? Found in the forums: Content on an E-commerce Site; Implications of CSS Layouts on SEO; First Year at SES NY; and more. What's new in search? Found in the forums: Content on an E-commerce Site; Implications of CSS Layouts on SEO; First Year at SES NY; and more. 0 Comments