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Bodiless Matt Cutts Explains Why Body Content Matters to Google

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Google's Matt Cutts always stresses the importance of having great content on a website, and the latest Google Webmaster Help video talks about why content is important – complete with a floating Cutts head that is missing the rest of his body. Google's Matt Cutts always stresses the importance of having great content on a website, and the latest Google Webmaster Help video talks about why content is important – complete with a floating Cutts head that is missing the rest of his body. 0 Comments

Matt Cutts: Google Search Result Positions Aren't Weighted Differently

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Regardless of which page or organic position your site appears in Google's search results pages, specific positions on the page aren't isolated or reserved for different weightings of the algorithm to give different signals different priority. Regardless of which page or organic position your site appears in Google's search results pages, specific positions on the page aren't isolated or reserved for different weightings of the algorithm to give different signals different priority. 0 Comments

Google's Matt Cutts on Search vs. Social: Don't Rely on Just One Channel

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Rather than spending your time trying to figure out every little nuance of Google's search algorithm and seeking shortcuts, Matt Cutts says you should build a fantastic site people love and have a well-rounded portfolio of ways to get leads/traffic. Rather than spending your time trying to figure out every little nuance of Google's search algorithm and seeking shortcuts, Matt Cutts says you should build a fantastic site people love and have a well-rounded portfolio of ways to get leads/traffic. 0 Comments

2013 Search Ranking Factors Survey Results From Moz

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Moz has released their 2013 search engine ranking factors, surveying 120 SEO professionals and having them rank different search factors. While this isn't the full survey data, it does have a lot of interesting information to consider. Moz has released their 2013 search engine ranking factors, surveying 120 SEO professionals and having them rank different search factors. While this isn't the full survey data, it does have a lot of interesting information to consider. 0 Comments

Google Panda: How Can Affiliate Sites Cope?

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Successful affiliate sites need to carefully determine and aggressively pursue their niche, whatever that may be. Thinking about the customer and what type of content they want to read and interact with is essential to differentiating your site. Successful affiliate sites need to carefully determine and aggressively pursue their niche, whatever that may be. Thinking about the customer and what type of content they want to read and interact with is essential to differentiating your site. 0 Comments

Google Gets Authority Evaluation Patent Criticizing Amazon, Slashdot

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In a patent awarded this week, Google used the review/comments systems used by Amazon and Slashdot to support their method and gain approval for their "invention" that "provides an evaluation system for reliably evaluating large amounts of content." In a patent awarded this week, Google used the review/comments systems used by Amazon and Slashdot to support their method and gain approval for their "invention" that "provides an evaluation system for reliably evaluating large amounts of content." 0 Comments

Google In Controversy Over Top-Ranking For Anti-Jewish Site

Google has added a disclaimer to the search results that come up in a response for a search on jew, to counter complaints about an anti-Jewish site that until recently ranked number one. Google has added a disclaimer to the search results that come up in a response for a search on jew, to counter complaints about an anti-Jewish site that until recently ranked number one. 0 Comments

Google Gets Bigger, Fresher, Offers Better News

In December, Google became the first crawler-based search engine to break the 1.5 billion web page mark. In addition, the service rolled out changes designed to improve the freshness of its results and the ability for users to find news. In December, Google became the first crawler-based search engine to break the 1.5 billion web page mark. In addition, the service rolled out changes designed to improve the freshness of its results and the ability for users to find news. 0 Comments

Google Gets Bigger, Fresher, Offers Better News

In December, Google became the first crawler-based search engine to break the 1.5 billion web page mark. In addition, the service rolled out changes designed to improve the freshness of its results and the ability for users to find news. In December, Google became the first crawler-based search engine to break the 1.5 billion web page mark. In addition, the service rolled out changes designed to improve the freshness of its results and the ability for users to find news. 0 Comments