SEO News

Weekend Update

  1. 5 New Website Vulnerabilities Straight from Black Hat & DEF CON

    Still, the last thing you want to be doing this weekend is sending emails to customers explaining a security breach, exposing their private data, or watching site traffic dive and SERP positions plummet because of a Google malware warning.

  2. Racing Penguin: How to Attack Unnatural Links Before Penguin Hits [Case Study]

    He worked through the weekend contacting the link builders they used about taking down the spammy links. Then I helped him craft an email to those people explaining the current link situation, how it could eventually hurt his website, and that we...

  3. Google Tests Smartphone Icon in Search Results to Identify Mobile Content

    SEO Bryson Meunier spotted the test over the weekend and grabbed a screenshot to demonstrate what he saw on his Galaxy Nexus running Jelly Bean: This is similar to Old Possum/Skip Redirect update Google announced in December, but instead of showing...

  4. Google April Fools' Day Pranks 2012: 8-Bit Maps, Chrome Multitask Mode & More!

    Or at the very least offer us a few cool new thrills on hot weekend afternoons. Google explains that it will take 45 minutes to update and you must agree to be responsible for the weather (if you’re too afraid, you can click “Dismiss”)!

  5. SOPA Explained: Why It’s Bad for the Web & How to #StopSOPA

    Last weekend, Senator Cardin, who cosponsored the legislation, announced he will vote against it! Andrew Couts at DigitalTrends has also compiled a list he continues to update as players join the SOPA supporters or drop out.