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Layout Algorithm

  1. Matt Cutts on SEO, PageRank, Spam & the Future of Google Search at Pubcon Las Vegas

    This is really not a surprise, as it makes for a bad user experience and Google has previously announced that their page layout algorithm is targeting this. Yet when he looked into it, he discovered paid links from 2010 pointing to their site, and...

  2. Responsive Now! The Rise of Front-End Frameworks & Potential Pitfalls to Consider

    If you want to provide a quality user experience, be prepared to remove code or select a simple grid system framework that removes all the bells and whistles, and just gives you the layout aspect. Google's announcement that responsive web design is...

  3. Google Shares 7 Tips With Free Web Hosting Sites to Avoid Penalties

    Google recently announced its page layout algorithm, which penalizes sites with too many ads above-the-fold. Google’s Panda updates were also aimed at sites with “thin” or “low quality” content, as was the introduction of a spam algorithm preceding...

  4. Panda, Fresher Results, Spelling Top Google’s January 2012 Search Updates

    Google also made note of a couple other significant algorithmic updates: the launch of Search Plus Your World, which brought “social” results into Google’s search results, and the page layout algorithm, which targets ad-heavy websites.