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  1. Not Ranking in Google: Is a Manual Penalty, Algorithmic Change, or Content to Blame?

    There are very few sites that are totally perfect in every way, and there's almost always something that can be improved upon in order to increase or maintain rankings in the Google search index. What you've seen is, for example, Panda has become...

  2. Matt Cutts: Facebook, Twitter Social Signals Not Part of Google Search Ranking Algorithms

    Facebook and Twitter pages are treated like any other pages in our web index so if something occurs on Twitter or occurs on Facebook and we're able to crawl it, then we can return that in our search results.

  3. Rap Genius No SEO Genius: Lyric Site Fails to Recover Traffic After Google Penalty

    So while Rap Genius was exposed and forced to clean up their act in order to get back in Google index, their next priority seemed to focus on whatever they could do to ensure they could get their competitors scrutinized and penalized for...

  4. Become a Leading SEO Mechanic with Both Google & Bing Webmaster Tools

    How to Find the Tool: Located under Google Index. How to Find the Tool: Located under Google Index. Index Status If your page index is 10x, you might have a problem. Index Explorer With this tool, no news is good news.

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

    In the case of removing pages from its index due to defamatory content, Google must deal with issues of he said, she said, or even this country said, that country said. The keynote began with some news about backlinks in Google Webmaster Tools.

  6. New Data Mining Tool Will Let You Make Your Own Private Search Engine

    Pick your vertical - news, sports, etc or use something more meaningful like the local music scene, internal departmental resources and Minerazzi helps you search and index documents on that topic. Things like products and services, market...

  7. SEO in the Age of Apps: Diversifying Your Mobile SEO Strategy

    Google Voice Search: Voice search sources results primarily from the main Google index and while SEO professionals may feel more pressure to optimize for natural language queries vs.keywords, at this point, it's still not quite semantic, utilizing...

  8. Does Duplicate Content From Terms & Conditions Affect Google Rankings?

    And even if these types of pages are duplicated out of the search index, generally people don't want their terms and conditions pages necessarily indexed in Google anyway, they just need to have it on their website so that users can access it from...