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  1. Matt Cutts Says 'Stop' Guest Blogging for SEO: Here's Everything You Need to Know

    Google's Distinguished Engineer Matt Cutts, posting on his personal blog, advises webmasters to no longer use guest blogging as a way to gain links. You're at the very tip of the head in terms of quality--most of the scuzzy people take advantage of...

  2. Google's Matt Cutts: Responsive Design Won't Hurt Your SEO

    Fortunately, Google's Distinguished Engineer Matt Cutts tackled this issue in a recent webmaster help video. The second common mobile design is simply a lightweight version of the site, they can be easily read on small mobile screens but without a...

  3. Mobile SEO: 5 Ways to Ensure Your Brand's Content is Optimized

    Mobile is probably growing faster than anyone in the room expects," said Google's Distinguished Engineer Matt Cutts at SES San Francisco in September. Although traffic from mobile devices will surpass traffic from desktop devices in the very near...

  4. Google's Matt Cutts on Search vs. Social: Don't Rely on Just One Channel

    This is actually the topic of the latest Google webmaster help video from Google's Distinguished Engineer Matt Cutts. So rather than trying to figure out reverse engineering our algorithm and trying to find all the different ways to rank higher and...

  5. How Will Voice Search Change SEO for Local Stores & Global Enterprises?

    Google's Distinguished Engineer Matt Cuts confirmed in June of this year that at some point we need to change our viewpoint and adapt to the user's conversational query syntax. Let's take a quick dive into a recent voice search example on YouTube...

  6. How and When to Use 301 Redirects vs. Canonical

    Google's Distinguished Engineer Matt Cutts has said, you'll lose "just a tiny little bit, not very much at all" which "doesn't change over time". Another possible downside of the 301 is that it does sometimes take a while for the search engines to...

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

    One year ago at SES San Francisco, Google's Distinguished Engineer Matt Cutts revealed that Google had seen more than 30 trillion URLs. Google is a consensus-driven company, and it’s often a give and take to make sure everyone is on board for a...