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'No-Links Ranking' – The Battle for Better Organic SERPs

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Is it possible links will no longer be a ranking factor in the future? Yandex no longer takes links into consideration as a ranking factor. Google has flirted with the idea. What would the SEO landscape look like without links as a ranking metric? Is it possible links will no longer be a ranking factor in the future? Yandex no longer takes links into consideration as a ranking factor. Google has flirted with the idea. What would the SEO landscape look like without links as a ranking metric? 0 Comments

The Biggest Mobile Trends and Stories of 2013

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Mobile once again experienced huge growth. Google forced us to go all-in. And social machines and wearables (smartwatches, Google Glass) have entered the realm of reality. We take a look back at these and more of the biggest mobile stories of 2013. Mobile once again experienced huge growth. Google forced us to go all-in. And social machines and wearables (smartwatches, Google Glass) have entered the realm of reality. We take a look back at these and more of the biggest mobile stories of 2013. 0 Comments

As Microsoft Moves to Encrypted Search, Webmasters Could Lose More Keyword Data

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Microsoft is reportedly looking at encrypting their Internet traffic, which would include their search results, in response to the NSA spying controversy where it is believed the NSA was able to gain access to Microsoft's global communication links. Microsoft is reportedly looking at encrypting their Internet traffic, which would include their search results, in response to the NSA spying controversy where it is believed the NSA was able to gain access to Microsoft's global communication links. 0 Comments

Seize The Data: 5 Ways To Leverage Big Data for Social Media & Search

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Brands must proactively participate in the creation of, and interaction with, data (social, video, photos, etc.). Those who fail to use data to connect with target audiences face an uphill battle. Here's how you can leverage data sources today. Brands must proactively participate in the creation of, and interaction with, data (social, video, photos, etc.). Those who fail to use data to connect with target audiences face an uphill battle. Here's how you can leverage data sources today. 0 Comments

Facebook Topples Google as Most Visited Site in Brazil

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Facebook became the most visited site in Brazil over the weekend. The social network took 11 percent of all internet traffic, just slightly greater than Google Brasil, as the two fight for market share in the booming South American country. Facebook became the most visited site in Brazil over the weekend. The social network took 11 percent of all internet traffic, just slightly greater than Google Brasil, as the two fight for market share in the booming South American country. 0 Comments

Christmas AdWords Activity

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Information on how the populace at large behaved and interacted with AdWords ads by day during the holidays. Christmas traffic was much lower than most days of the year on average, but 2011 traffic levels recovered a day before they did in 2010. Information on how the populace at large behaved and interacted with AdWords ads by day during the holidays. Christmas traffic was much lower than most days of the year on average, but 2011 traffic levels recovered a day before they did in 2010. 0 Comments

The Future of Search: A One-Act Play in Three Acts (Act Two)

Consumer/user privacy concerns are no joke, as Google and Facebook well know. Your "don't be evil" policies are only as good as your data security, ability to extrapolate the consequences of your actions, and your immunity to the temptation of a stack of cash. Consumer/user privacy concerns are no joke, as Google and Facebook well know. Your "don't be evil" policies are only as good as your data security, ability to extrapolate the consequences of your actions, and your immunity to the temptation of a stack of cash. 0 Comments