Recent Posts on the Webmaster World Forums

Blocking Googlebot Correctly and Fully: robots.txt, nofollow
April 27th 2017, 07:26
WebmasterWorld Members assess the correct methods and syntax to block Googlebot from crawling, including robots.txt and nofollow.
Google Announces Quality Improvements to Search
April 25th 2017, 11:13
Google has just announced it's making quality improvements to its search to tackle some of the issues and challenges its been facing.
U.S. Bricks and Mortar Stores Closing at Their Fastest Rate
April 25th 2017, 11:12
Ecommerce on its own is not solely to blame.
How do you find links to boost Google rankings?
April 24th 2017, 13:58
Back in dinosaur days, you could submit your site to directories and get a bunch of links that actually boosted your Google rankings. Today directory links are so dead that even the DMOZ directory has closed shop. So how do you find & evaluate links to figure out which ones will boost your Google rankings?
10 Vulnerabilities Discovered in over 20 Linksys Smart WiFi Routers Potentially Allowing DoS Attack
April 21st 2017, 13:25
Linksys have issued a security advisory with a temporary fix while it says it's working on a a firmware update on all affected devices.

Recent Posts on the Cre8asite Forums

Is My Social Security Number For Sale?
April 27th 2017, 16:32
With the last shred of privacy of personal information available for sale here in the USA thanks to the Trump administration allowing ISP's, that we pay for, the right to sell our info, what exactly are we looking at here?   For example, taxes are done online. Banking transactions. Ecom and credit cards. Government services. Job applications.   What's
Raven Tools Acquired - Jon Henshaw Still On Board
April 27th 2017, 14:05
TapClicks bought Raven Tools and kept Jon Henshaw, master of the controls, which is smart because without Jon and his following the future of Raven would likely be much different.  It was smart to keep its "face".   Raven is my tool of choice because it targeted mid-size businesses and was
Wcag2.0 And Section 508 Are Updated For 2017
April 25th 2017, 16:43
In the event that anyone strives to meet accessibility standards or must meet Section 508 requirements for the USA, the guidelines have been formally updated.   WCAG2.0 is now WCAG2.1 - The update is here, updated in April 2017   Section 508 is referred to as the
This Google Chrome And Firefox Phishing Scam Is ‘Practically Impossible To Spot’
April 25th 2017, 14:09
Very good phishing SCAM!   http://fortune.com/2017/04/18/google-chrome-phishing-scam/ It uses punycode which translates characters from Unicode to display foreign domain names in English.   Vulnerable web browsers include Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Opera browsers. Apple's Safari and Microsoft's Internet Explorer and Edge browsers are apparently unaffected. To see for yourself, copy and paste "xn--80ak6aa92e.com"
The Year Ahead For Optimizing Travel And Tourism
April 21st 2017, 15:57
I am looking ahead at the 2017 calander thinking about the best ways to deliver revenue in an un-seoable organic traffic marketplace. SEO in this context is for me about finding the right combinations of keywords for the pages of the website. It used to be that you could pretty much rank any page based

Recent Posts on the SEO Chat Forums

Are Paid Search Ads taking away our SEO Business?
April 27th 2017, 17:38
Larry Kim thinks so: Value of a #1 Google Ranking Down 37% in Two Years? | WordStream (http://www.wordstream.com/blog/ws/2017/04/26/google-ranking-click-through-rate) Paid search is stealing SEO's business. The value of a #1 organic rank is going down because it's not a level playing field.
Pogo Sticking?
April 27th 2017, 11:28
Hello Experts I don't know this is right place for asking this question or not but i would like to know waht is *Pogo-Sticking*? Please tell help me to know about it? Thank you
when is mobile friendly not mobile friendly
April 27th 2017, 08:49
OK been reading a lot recently about mobile UX. The issue comes with if creating a site that is responsive and renders and pass's the google mobile test it apparently is not enough. My main concern is when you display a list or a grid of lets say products but basically could be
Frustrated - Content not appearing on my published pages
April 26th 2017, 20:57
I have downloaded a theme off of Theme Monster and it uses the Cherry Framework plugin. When I started creating new pages and publishing only the title of the page is showing up not the content that I have written. I can view the content in the editor but not when actually go to the
Page titles
April 26th 2017, 16:50
What is the current best practice for page titles. If I have a keyword for "how to lose weight fast". Should the page title only include this phrase or should it include other related words such as "how to lose weight fast with this great diet plan"