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  1. SEO Strategies for JavaScript-Heavy Single Page Applications or AJAX Sites

    As the hashtag part of a URL is visible to the local browser but not the server, standard bot indexing practices that follow links fail in the absence of a sophisticated emulation of the JavaScript logic by the indexing robot.

  2. Google Analytics Helps You Filter Spider and Bot Traffic

    To filter bot and spider traffic from Google Analytics, go to your Admin settings. Toward the bottom of the options, just before Site Search Settings, you'll find a small heading for Bot Filtering with a checkbox that reads: Exclude all hits from...

  3. 5 New Website Vulnerabilities Straight from Black Hat & DEF CON

    As the power of computers becomes exponentially greater, as cloud and the power of cluster systems such as Hadoop come online for ease of public use the power of a single attacker becomes that of 1,000 or even 10,000 bot machines or humans.

  4. How to Make Your Keywords Fit Your Marketing Messaging

    Don't get me wrong: Google's Keyword Tools is great for brainstorming variations and validating your opinions with numbers, but you should never rely on a bot to tell you what your users are doing. Your user research will tell you a lot about how...

  5. 4 Ways to Create a Better Website Experience for Users & Search Engines

    While this article has only brushed the surface of how you should cater to a visitor or crawling bot experience, these are some of my biggest pet peeves that are often times easy fixes. Go visit your Google Analytics Content section and search for...