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Google has a new search algorithm, the system it uses to sort through all the information it has when you search and come back with answers. It’s called “Hummingbird” and below, what we know about it so far. What’s a “search algorithm?” That’s a technical term for...read more
Yesterday the news broke at a Google press event that the largest upgrade to its search algorithm since 2001, dubbed Hummingbird, had already rolled out last month. “Algorithm?” you ask. “Isn’t that the thing the determines how websites are ranked? And you say this is...read more
“A lot of SEO has been focused on technical matters and very highly specific ways to configure your website and stuff like that. There are best practices, and you need to make sure you get the basics right, but it is true that a lot of SEO is now circling back around to good old fashioned marketing.”read more
Businesses often contact SEO companies like RankPop with questions about their website’s rankings. For one reason or another they have realized that their website is ranking much lower than it has in the past, and they cannot identify an immediate cause. They’re not doing anything blatantly negative or against the more obvious of Google’s guidelines, and they’re still working consistently on their SEO… but things still aren’t looking up for them.read more
Sure, Carousel looks cool—but is it really that important? You bet your you-know-what. Local search (and visibility) has become increasingly important, and this new Google feature underscores how optimal online visibility can help your prospective customers more easily find you (translation: spend money with you).read more
In the SEO world , there’s no bigger name than Matt Cutts, the Head of Webspam at Google (read: the leader of the SEO world.) Matt wears colorful t-shirts, polos, runs ultra marathons and is a genuinely nice guy. A few times a week he posts a new YouTube video on the Google Webmaster Help YouTube Channel. He has amassed almost 18 hours of video spread over nearly 500 videos. Some of these videos are pretty detailed, technical and way over the average Joe’s head, but most of them offer excellent tips for search engine optimization beginners and small business owners. We’ve scoured the depths of YouTube to bring you 5 of the best of Matt Cutts videos.read more
The latest Google Webmaster video features Distinguished Engineer Matt Cutts talking about what webmasters can expect to see in the next few months in terms of SEO for Google, particularly changes combating black hat web spam from many different angles in a variety of...read more
In a recently published video, Matt Cutts, Google’s head of search spam, listed off the top five SEO mistakes webmasters make. Matt said these are not the most devastating mistakes, but rather, the most common mistakes. (1) Not having a website or having a website...read more
We're approaching the 1-year anniversary since the Google Penguin introduction on April 24, 2012. Yet many marketers either still don't fully understand what the algorithm update entails or have been naive to the fact that ignoring the update can have major...read more
According to Matt Cutts of Google, only 20% of the U.S. population has heard of Search Engine Optimization (SEO). That leaves a staggering 80% of people who are unfamiliar with the practice. And it’s likely a high percentage of this population has a website or helps maintain one.read more
For the last several months there has been a great deal of discussion of negative SEO, what it is and how to counteract it. Matt Cutts, head of the Google Webspam team, talks about how Google is addressing negative SEO and explains how the Disavow Links tool works....read more
Even if it does today, it probably won’t tomorrow. All you have to do is look back at 2011, and then 2012 with Penguin update to actually get an idea of kind of why that is, and where the future is that Google’s trying to go. That’s how you optimize without overdoing it. That’s how we kind of future-proof ourselves from over optimization or future penalties.read more
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