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Deep analysis of Panda 4.0 and how not to get penalized

On the 19th May 2014 Matt Cutts officially confirmed what everyone in the online marketing industry was talking about – that Google had released a major algorithm change. Using forum chatter as a barometer, it was clear that this was a big change due to the amount of noise online and the number of posts about traffic changes, rankings increasing/decreasing and general traffic fluctuations to sites... »

Bing and Yahoo Webmaster Tools Combine

It has been a long time coming but the 2nd and 3rd largest search engines are merging their operations and services more and more. Very soon I predict that Yahoo will simply morph into Bing and Yahoo will be no more. Only time will tell but there are many factors leading me to believe this. Funny enough the most recent stats from ComScore May 2011 for the US search engine usage market shows that Y... »

SEO effects of the Google +1 button

Today on May 4th 2011 Google has announced it will start to roll out its new “Google +1” feature. This feature is very similar to the facebook ‘like’ button or the other buttons for social media networks like ‘stumbleupon’, ‘digg’, reddit’ etc. Where will the +1 button be located? In the next few weeks you will see the +1 button come up next to both organic Google search results and paid Google se... »

Google New Panda Algorithm Change – SEO Affect

Google made an update to their algorithm late February 2011 that has greatly affected many sites and caused a decrease in traffic. The update was called the “Panda” update (aka the “Farmer” update). Google normally does major updates to their algorithm once every 1-2 years. The Panda update is a major update. This is all in an effort for Google to produce the best search results and foil black hat... »