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Google uses Social Links in ranking factors!

Dec 22nd, 2010 | By Michael | Category: Google, SEO, Social Media

There is no denying that Social Media has been a huge factor in Driving Traffic to our websites. Then it moved into a great tool to help our new content become indexed on Search Engines. Finally though it is reveled that indeed it also helps effect our rankings! I believe in efficiency with my time [...]

Google Follow Finder – Good or Dud?

Apr 15th, 2010 | By Michael | Category: Google

Google just likes being the center of attention when it comes to search! Which actually makes me quite relieved. They are focusing on so many different avenues I often wonder if they will let their core business slip. For now anyway they are still staying on their game and have now moved into the twitter [...]

Catch the BUZZ! Tips you should read!

Mar 5th, 2010 | By Michael | Category: Google

Well that video was interesting! Yeah I am aware that I am a total dork! Was also very difficult putting on and off the coat and glasses. *pant pant* So Google Buzz isn’t all sunshine and rainbows. There has been some big privacy concerns with the Buzz. When you sign up for Buzz it automatically [...]

Google is already making important changes this year!

Feb 18th, 2010 | By Michael | Category: Google

Google Updates AdWords API

Oct 31st, 2009 | By Michael | Category: Google

Google has launched an updated AdWords API v2009 beta. This version has been named version 200909. The highlights of the new API as given a run-down by Google are as follows. – Asynchronous calls – Instead of waiting for each and every call to complete when you make API requests, developers can now just receive [...]

Google Removes PageRank Information from Webmaster Tools

Oct 20th, 2009 | By Michael | Category: Google

Google recently removed PageRank data from their Webmaster Tools service. Google have been informing people for quite a long time not to concentrate too much on the pagerank of their sites. Now Google has taken things one step further by removing PageRank information from their Webmaster Tools interface all together. Usually non-technical website maintenance people [...]

Adwords: Click through rate and Google’s Quality Score Formula

Oct 11th, 2009 | By Michael | Category: Google

The recent news about Google changing the AdSense algorithms really got me thinking about my adword campaigns and the results I have seen.  So I dusted off the old “War” book with all my crazy research and ideas and went through some of my data. Here’s a quick explanation of how to improve your Quality [...]