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  1. Google Analytics Helps You Filter Spider and Bot Traffic

    Ever wonder how much of your traffic was actual human visitors and how much of your traffic was really scrapers, bots, and other web spiders? Some numbers suggest that on average, over one-third of all web traffic to a given site is an automated bot.

  2. How to Grow Your Google+ Fan Base to 1,000 Followers & Beyond

    Since they seek to validate and score the quality of everything else you do on the web, why wouldn't they also evaluate the quality of your following? Filtering as you go may take a little longer, but the audience you cultivate in the process will...

  3. Google's Matt Cutts: A Little Duplicate Content Won't Hurt Your Rankings

    Cutts started by explaining what duplicate content is and why duplicate content isn't always a problem, especially when it comes to quoting parts of other web pages. It's important to realize that if you look at content on the web, something like...

  4. Google Blocks Child Abuse Images on 100,000 Search Terms

    Microsoft is also preparing to announce its own efforts along with Google and other web firms and ISPs. While no algorithm is perfect – and Google cannot prevent paedophiles adding new images to the web – these changes have cleaned up the results...

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

    We try to balance what our users search for and what's on web, but not offend users. The web is the sum of human knowledge and experience. Welcome to the slippery slope Google and many other search engines must navigate when creating algorithms to...

  6. Is rel=author Really a Good Way to Judge Sources of Good Content?

    A majority of the web and sites are based around this model. With this massive movement to more of a Web universe where you are based on what you write and how people engage and share your content, what will become of the modern link as we know it?