Hopes for added transparency and increased communications seemed dim on WebmasterWorld - but the man himself is taking part in this discussion.
Recent comments by Gary Illyes have stirred up some confusion about the upcoming "real-time" Penguin update.
Bing is profitable at last - at least for Microsoft. Does that mean SEOs should give it another chance?
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What do you think, is this anything to do with zombie traffic?
When Google hits a site with an outbound link penalty, a site can nofollow the links to get recovery, then dofollow them again later.
The concept behind this theory is that Panda is so slow because Google needs to recrawl a page before Panda is applied to it.
This is a hot topic right now, and has been a discussion topic for a while. Google Zombie traffic.
You can buy a fake review for $5 or less in some circles - but the real cost of a fake review might be increasing soon.
I wonder if major sites realize that when they choose to nofollow all links that will impact not only every small business, blogger, freelancer, and other entity ever linked to from their site, but
301 redirects are permanent, 302s are temporary. This is something we all learned in SEO 101.
Folks on WebmasterWorld are having one of the deepest and most engaging conversations about website design that I've seen in a long time.
Black hat SEOs across the interwebs are reporting a drop in rankings and the common factor seems to be that they used the underground link network SAPE.
In a strange twist of fate, long and recently maligned Adobe Flash will be the only supported plugin in the next iteration of Mozilla Firefox.
For some of you, I know that this will seem like it's been a long time coming.
Last week, Gary Illyes from Google told webmasters to leave the Authorship markup, which Google stopped supporting in August 2014, on their pages:
What if you could get more people to view and share your videos and stay on them longer by basically split testing which image in the video works the best?
A tweet from Gary Illyes has some webmasters speculating about a future "mobile only" index.
News so nice, Search Engine Land had to print it twice.
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