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  1. Google Webmaster Tools Adds Manual Action Penalty: Image Mismatch

    Google said this behavior may be caused by “anti-hotlinking” tools, and that may require looking through your site’s code on the server. Manual actions are penalties resulting from a human reviewer at Google who has determined a website violates...

  2. SES San Francisco Keynote: Google's Matt Cutts & Patrick Thomas on Search Engine Censorship

    If you remove a hate site with an algorithm, then what happens to the anti-hate sites, because most of these sites share much of the same language as the hate sites. After all, one man's spam is another's great marketing strategy, just as one man's...

  3. Weekly Rundown: Lost Google Image Search Traffic, Facebook Search Ads & More

    Google search manipulation starves some websites of traffic – PCWorldHarvard Business School associate professor Ben Edelman, who is a paid Microsoft consultant, puts out another anti-Google study, this time on flight search, and reports an "85...

  4. Panda, Google's High Quality Sites Algorithm, Officially Adopts User Feedback As Search Signal

    If Google's battle to maintain search quality is essentially based on a user panel, then it highlights the importance of Google +1 and social signals to it's anti-spam strategy. Pandapocalypse is coming to a location near you.