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SEO Salvage Operation: Saving Websites Hurt by Google Updates

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Some of the exact elements that can elevate a site – content, links, and usability – can also cut it down. Minor tweaks and waiting for the next refresh is the wrong prescription. With a little SEO surgery, you can restore your site’s health. Some of the exact elements that can elevate a site – content, links, and usability – can also cut it down. Minor tweaks and waiting for the next refresh is the wrong prescription. With a little SEO surgery, you can restore your site’s health. 0 Comments

Algorithm Updates, Duplicate Content & A Recovery

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The following story shows why it's important to know where your SEO client’s or company’s content originated if it precedes your involvement with site SEO efforts. Learn how eliminating duplicate content helped one site recover traffic and rankings. The following story shows why it's important to know where your SEO client’s or company’s content originated if it precedes your involvement with site SEO efforts. Learn how eliminating duplicate content helped one site recover traffic and rankings. 0 Comments

Is Your Link Profile Plausibly Deniable?

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Few people can say with complete confidence that they know every single SEO and link building tactic that has been used since the day a site first launched. Having someone to blame is apparently now just part of the overall linking strategy. Few people can say with complete confidence that they know every single SEO and link building tactic that has been used since the day a site first launched. Having someone to blame is apparently now just part of the overall linking strategy. 0 Comments

SEO Implications of Google’s Third Party Commenting System

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Whether or not Google's commenting system becomes reality, the chances of it being a new signal in their ranking algorithms should be enough to encourage many webmasters to consider switching to this system from whatever they currently use. Whether or not Google's commenting system becomes reality, the chances of it being a new signal in their ranking algorithms should be enough to encourage many webmasters to consider switching to this system from whatever they currently use. 0 Comments

Google Reviews Japanese Court Order Demanding Removal of Autocomplete Terms

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A plaintiff claims to have lost his job and suffered great humiliation at the hands of Google, which displays more than 10,000 search results “defaming or disparaging” him. Tokyo District Court granted an injunction; Google is reviewing the order. A plaintiff claims to have lost his job and suffered great humiliation at the hands of Google, which displays more than 10,000 search results “defaming or disparaging” him. Tokyo District Court granted an injunction; Google is reviewing the order. 0 Comments

Google Implements Fail-Safe for Places Reporting Abuse

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The community reporting system for Google Places, which recently came under fire due to potential abuse, is seeing a change: Google will now label businesses as closed only if they have first conducted a review of the reported information. The community reporting system for Google Places, which recently came under fire due to potential abuse, is seeing a change: Google will now label businesses as closed only if they have first conducted a review of the reported information. 0 Comments

Bing Pwns Google with New Search Results: You’re Evil Whiners

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A couple of fun search results appeared on Bing for a brief period Friday to fuel the fire between Microsoft’s search engine and their nemesis, Google. Here’s what Bing users found searching for “more evil than satan himself” and “hiybbprqag.” A couple of fun search results appeared on Bing for a brief period Friday to fuel the fire between Microsoft’s search engine and their nemesis, Google. Here’s what Bing users found searching for “more evil than satan himself” and “hiybbprqag.” 0 Comments