Month of : November, 2011

Creating Websites Optimized for Google’s Panda Algorithm

November 20th, 2011

    Whether you’re in the process of building a new website or redesigning an existing site, it’s vital to build it with search engine optimization (SEO) in mind. The king of search engines, as everyone knows, is Google, making up over 65.3% of all search traffic (in October 2011). Google’s goal is simple: to [...]


Google Panda: 5 Tips You Should Know

November 20th, 2011

It’s here. It’s inevitable. It’s called Google Panda, the latest Google’s search algorithm which aims to promote the high quality content site by dooming the rank of low quality content sites. Since its release and updates, many sites have been shown to be terribly affected by the algorithm, but the worst rumor here is, they can do [...]


Search Engine Algorithm Research & Testing

November 20th, 2011

Performing tests on search engine algorithms can help you stay current on what the search engines are looking for and help guide your SEO strategies. The hardest part is devising tests that show an effect on individual ranking factors. Because change is a factor in itself, it’s nearly impossible to test a single ranking factor [...]


How Google’s Panda Update Changed SEO Best Practices Forever – Whiteboard Friday

November 20th, 2011

It's here! Google has released Panda update 2.2, just as Matt Cutts said they would at SMX Advanced here in Seattle a couple of weeks ago. This time around, Google has – among other things – improved their ability to detect scraper sites and banish them from the SERPs. Of course, the Panda updates are changes [...]