Recent Posts on the Webmaster World Forums

CloudFlare Bug: Private Sessions and Personal Information Exposed - CloudBleed Bug
February 24th 2017, 09:59
Compared to the Heartbleed bug of 2014, Google's researchers discovered that people's private sessions and personal information could be seen by strangers, or by thieves.
Facebook Tests Ads in Publisher Videos
February 23rd 2017, 14:11
Facebook is testing mid-roll ads in videos, splitting the revenues between publisher and Facebook.
SHA-1 Defeated, Google Urges Movement to Cryptographic hashes such as SHA-256 and SHA-3
February 23rd 2017, 11:21
CWI Institute in Amsterdam and Google create a practical attack on SHA-1 and advocate that the protocol should no longer be considered secure.
Google "Perspective" Machine Learning To Hide Toxic Comments
February 23rd 2017, 10:19
A division of Google, Jigsaw, has developed a machine learning technology, dubbed "Perspective", helps automatically moderate abusive comments from user generated content.
Yahoo and Verizon Deal Cut by $350 Million to $4.48 billion
February 21st 2017, 12:34
Yahoo and Verizon have agreed to cut the price by up to $350 million.

Recent Posts on the Cre8asite Forums

What Happened To Homepage Content With Today's Web Designs?
February 24th 2017, 19:19
Have you notice the trend towards little or no introductory content on a homepage?     I've been watching this practice, now a trend, for a few years and dislike it from a usability perspective, as well as conversions and then organic SEO.   The lead is a mammoth image or slider in the area of prime real estate,
Do You Rely On Analytics And Data For Your Online Business Decisions?
February 24th 2017, 13:30
In Bill and Ammon's Bogus hang out yesterday, I caught the very end of a conversation that had something to do with whether or not marketers rely on analytics for business related decisions. There may have more to the discussion. Sorry I missed it.   And then I saw this today from Google and wondered if Google
Us Whitehouse Forbids Social Media To Epa And Usda
February 23rd 2017, 17:50
I thought you all might be interested in this.   It's a webinar, but what caught my attention is the part about silencing federal employees.  It got me to thinking....for marketers, has anyone been issued new limitations on what information can be released?  Is this a new trend or hinting at one?  
How To Remove Ransomware The Right Way
February 23rd 2017, 16:20
I realise this blog article is a plug for their product but thought it may prove useful to others.   [The company] are proud associate partners of No More Ransom, an initiative by the National High Tech Crime Unit of the Netherlands’ police, Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre and two additional
2016 By The Ad Business
February 23rd 2017, 16:06
A few interesting US web ad facts from 2016: * third party ad networks skim 60-70% of ad spend. This means that unlike the old mantra 'half is wasted but I don't know which half" in the new advertisers can know absolutely that two thirds is wasted before having to worry about the old half and half

Recent Posts on the SEO Chat Forums

How to appear in Top Stories of Google Search results
February 24th 2017, 11:31
Dear SeoChatters, We are just about to enter news/media industry with a couple of news projects in hand. What I wanted to know is how to push our organic results into the TOP STORIES section of the google search results. Is it true that only news sites feature there? I see many blogs with...
getting /404 page in Organic report
February 24th 2017, 00:21
Hi Guys, I have a question about /404 page shows in Organic report even though I blocked that page using robots.txt. 1. I want to know how does the page show in Google analytics organic reports? I checked the Google search console /404 is not present 2. What would be the possible way
Analytics filters
February 23rd 2017, 09:21
I have a site that gets a lot of traffic and consequently have trouble getting accurate data on the usage of specific pages. Generally my reports, even with High accuracy set are based on less than 10% of the traffic. Is there a way to set up a new Analytics view with a
Title Tag - Should keyword be first?
February 23rd 2017, 03:27
Hi Guys, Curious about the following. Currently have a ecommerce website which currently has: Shop in front of all it's title tags. Example:
Subdomain SEO questions
February 22nd 2017, 19:03
Hi, So I know a little about SEO and have been doing research lately. Perhaps if I tell you my situation and what I am trying to do, it might help you give better answers. Lets say I have a website that sells products. I have divided each different product type into