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  1. Twitter Speak From @ to Z – Terms & Definitions

    Fail Whale is an error screen that will pop up for Twitter users when the social network is experiencing downtime, typically because there is an overload of people using the site. With millions of users, Twitter is a must for marketers.

  2. Matt Cutts: Short Website Downtime Won't Hurt Your Search Rankings

    However, if the downtime is extended, such as for two weeks, it could have impact on your search rankings because Google doesn't necessarily want to send the user to a website that they know has been down, because it provides the user with a poor...

  3. 14 Tips on How to Become a More Efficient SEO Professional

    Acknowledge that your unproductiveness is a big issue you should spend some time (downtime, not work time! Chances are you probably have a social network open in another browser tab right now as you're reading this, and you've probably checked your...

  4. PR & SEOs Listen Up! HitTail is Back to Make You Panda Proof

    Around 2009 the software was starting to show it's age, suffering from downtime and bugs were creeping in. Relaunched exactly a year ago, via a quick post on Hacker News, Walling's new HitTail has suffered no downtime and the improved database...

  5. Biggest Search Events of 2011 & Predictions for 2012

    It’s a downtime device and so in 2012 businesses need to ensure their marketing strategies take advantage of this. We ran a poll on SEOptimise in order to find out. While the biggest search impact of 2011 might not come as much of a surprise, some...

  6. 5 Black Hat Attack Vulnerabilities & Defensive Strategies

    And the server issues can mean complete loss of data, hours or days of downtime, and complete turn and burn of the business at hand. Between sessions on how to make your own UAVs, hack a home’s network through their power lines, and conversations...

  7. Twitter Tests a Search Box on the Root Domain

    As the popularity of Twitter grew, many of the users became accustomed to downtime, symbolized by the infamous picture of a whale being lifted by tiny birds. As Twitter resolved the majority of their downtime issues, search became a possibility again.