/2004

Ever wonder what happens when you do a search on Google?

So what really goes on behind the scenes when you search on Google? The following article gives a nice summary of some of the operations, from the problems Google faces to its hardware configuration. Of course, it is [...]

By |December 1st, 2004|SEO|Comments Off on Ever wonder what happens when you do a search on Google?

Webby introduces concept of Domain Popularity

Alan Webb, Editor and CEO, ABAKUS Internet Marketing www.abakus-internet-marketing.de/en/, also known as Webby on various forums, presents the following SEO theory. Also, the linkdomain tips are excellent. Thanks, Webby.

DOMAIN POPULARITY

A buzz phrase for some time now in SEO [...]

By |November 30th, 2004|SEO|Comments Off on Webby introduces concept of Domain Popularity

Web CEO now includes MSN beta search in rankings reports

Recently, I suggested to Web CEO that they include the MSN beta search engine in their software. They agreed, and it is now one of the search engines you can choose when running ranking reports. There are many [...]

By |November 29th, 2004|SEO|Comments Off on Web CEO now includes MSN beta search in rankings reports

Gmail search found to be lacking

Yesterday, I remembered that I had never emailed someone back and went in search of the original email in my Gmail account, so that I could reply. I could not remember much about the email except that it had [...]

By |November 28th, 2004|SEO|Comments Off on Gmail search found to be lacking

MSN beta search ranking tool

The first of its kind that I am aware of - a ranking tool to check your SERPs position in MSN beta search. Check it out at www.devppl.com/msnbetarankings.php. I hope more will crop up soon so that we [...]

By |November 27th, 2004|SEO|Comments Off on MSN beta search ranking tool

The Great Google Hoodwink?

Was the announcement that Google doubled the number of sites indexed really true? And if true, is there more to it that Google doesn't want the press and public to know? Is there a sandbox, and if so, [...]

By |November 26th, 2004|SEO|Comments Off on The Great Google Hoodwink?

Google updates backlinks

Although BL updates are not exactly exciting anymore, at least Google has honored its tradition of making changes on or near holidays. And speaking of holidays, Happy Thanksgiving to everyone. May the turkeys be on your plates and [...]

By |November 25th, 2004|SEO|Comments Off on Google updates backlinks

New MSN using Rosette Linguistics Platform

Found this press release that could prove to be of interest when analyzing the new MSN beta search results. I am unclear if it is only for multilingual processing or not, but it may lead to some interesting info [...]

By |November 24th, 2004|SEO|Comments Off on New MSN using Rosette Linguistics Platform

Pre-update tremor

Time to go out on a limb and make a prediction. Google had a small update this weekend that was larger than its continuous updates, but smaller than what we could call a major update, such as the likes [...]

By |November 23rd, 2004|SEO|Comments Off on Pre-update tremor

Buying your way out of the sandbox

If Google is indeed sandboxing new sites for a period of 6 months or more, then what is that costing you while you wait? If your site truly would have ranked well during that time, but is being placed [...]

By |November 22nd, 2004|SEO|Comments Off on Buying your way out of the sandbox