SEO News


  1. Search Engine Strategies Coming to Atlanta in July, Registration Now Open

    Register now to take advantage of the early bird rate. On July 9, Search Engine Strategies will relaunch in Atlanta. The one-day conference will cover all the critical aspects of search engine optimization (SEO) and paid search advertising (PPC).

  2. Twitter is Blocked in Turkey, Google’s Public DNS Helps Users Regain Access

    Change your DNS settings to keep your "bird" singing When Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan first announced plans to "eradicate" Twitter, in response to leaks and criticism of the government made through Twitter...

  3. Why Google's Hummingbird Algorithm Isn't for the Birds

    Do a search for [Where can I buy a Larry Bird shirt]. The term "Big Bird" exists in Google's Knowledge Graph as a known personality entity, so rather than looking for facts on large winged animals; Google intelligently associates a query mentioning...

  4. Google's Patrick Thomas Talks Controversial Content Ahead of SES San Francisco Keynote

    The SES Early Bird rate expires this Thursday, August 15 at 11:59 p.m. As of 2013, that number is closer to 60 trillion unique URLs, according to Patrick Thomas, a specialist on Google's User Policy team and keynote speaker at this year's SES San...

  5. Optimizing Second Screen Engagement: Lessons for Brands From Twitter

    Big Bird trended on Twitter during the election campaigns when Mitt Romney talked about cutting PBS funding. He went beyond talking about social being the second screen experience and started off with a bang saying Twitter is the second screen.

  6. Why Competitive Benchmarking is Integral to Paid Search Success

    For instance, in analyzing the retailer’s 2012 keywords, we found examples with very low CTRs such as “file folder storage” and “wooden bird house. At its heart, benchmarking is the practice of analyzing the performance of your competitors’ and...