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[UPDATED] No Title = No Click. Could A Google UX Error Cause Traffic Loss?

[UPDATED] No Title = No Click. Could A Google UX Error Cause Traffic Loss?

By | August 22, 2011 at 7:42 pm | No comments

** UPDATE **  The source of this is not a glitch, nor an error on Googles behalf; it is in fact my error.  The cause of this is a result of Adblock Plus.  Why did it block the titles?  It blocks anything with the URL https://adwords.google.co as per the screenshot...

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Ways To Combat Panda Penalisation

Ways To Combat Panda Penalisation

By | April 13, 2011 at 8:56 pm | One comment

With the recent Panda update, the usual scaremongering has reared its ugly head along with the “gurus” overusing the term to appear knowledgeable and “down with the kidz” in business circles; Implemented to remove websites that returned low quality content – either via...

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Google Best Guess

Google Best Guess

By | March 30, 2011 at 12:30 pm | 2 comments

Earlier this week* I saw a new addition to Googles SERP’s in the form of “Best Guess”. When conducting a search where there is ambiguity in the results, it would appear that Google is best guessing the result.  It appears to be doing so based on citations and...

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Change Domains and Retain Your PageRank in under 2 Hours

Change Domains and Retain Your PageRank in under 2 Hours

By | March 21, 2011 at 9:20 pm | 4 comments

As an SEO, moving a domain name comes with a certain degree of fear. Search engine rankings can drop, site authority can be lost and traffic can plummet if you don’t tie up the move perfectly. Almost a year after its reincarnation, I decided to move my domain name from...

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3 Ways To Get A Link From Google.com

By | December 9, 2010 at 11:02 am | 8 comments

Apologies in advance for the sensationalist title – but you really can get links from google.com! For most linkbuilders, achieving a link from Google.com is like the Holy Grail; mythical and unattainable.  However, you can get links from Google.com quite easily –...

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