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19 05, 2015

Bing To Roll Out Mobile-Friendly Ranking Algorithm

May 19th, 2015|Mobile, Search Engine Optimization|

Bing will follow in Google footsteps and unveil its own mobile-friendly ranking algorithm in the upcoming months. Unlike Google, it will not set a date for when the algorithm will set in and is taking a slower approach to it in order to better communicate the changes and reduce potential whiplash from webmasters.

Despite the announcement […]

6 05, 2015

The Value of Links in SEO & Online Marketing

May 6th, 2015|Search Engine Optimization|

Learning how to build links is an essential part of being an SEO specialist. The number of referrals to a site is based on the SEO-jargon: link popularity.

Google uses the number of quality links to measure the quality of a website or webpage. Webmasters are permitted to create as many links as possible in order […]

2 03, 2015

Google Changes Its Search Engine Algorithm Adding Mobile Criteria

March 2nd, 2015|Google, Internet Marketing - General, Mobile, News, Power of the Internet, Search Engine Optimization, Web Design and Development|

Google is testing a new approach that will help improve its search results and provide a better web experience for mobile users.
11 02, 2015

Google Doesn’t Allow Piracy Sites to Use Its Search Engine

February 11th, 2015|Google, Internet Marketing - General, News, Search Engine Optimization|

In 2014 there were more than 345 million piracy takedown notices, according to the TF research. In comparison to last year’s stats this is an increase of 75%.
10 02, 2015

Will Apple Launch a New Search Engine?

February 10th, 2015|Internet Marketing - General, News, Power of the Internet, Search Engine Optimization|

Apple’s job advertising sparked speculations the tech giant is working on a standalone search engine platform.
29 12, 2014

The Most Popular Searches On Google in 2014

December 29th, 2014|News, Search Engine Optimization|

2015 is only two days away. As every year, TV and internet are filled with summaries and recaps of the year’s events. And every year we take the time to skim through the highlights of the year that passed and ask ourselves what the New Year will bring. So let us have a look at […]

1 08, 2014

Google Local Now Provides Instant Verification for Some Industries

August 1st, 2014|Internet Marketing - General, News, Search Engine Optimization|

Mike Blumenthal reported that starting today with Google Local you can now do instant verification for select industries, provided that you have a verified Google Webmaster Tools account.

According to Googler “Jade W:” “Good news — starting today, if you’re verifying a page for your business, you may be instantly verified on Google My Business if you’ve already […]

28 07, 2014

What’s New with Google Pigeon?

July 28th, 2014|News, Search Engine Optimization|

Google recently came out with a major algorithm update that had nothing to do with Panda. They didn’t announce a “pet” name, so Search Engine Land came out with one themselves, dubbing it “Google Pigeon.”

This has to do in light of Yelp recently complaining that Google was ranking Google Local above Yelp, even when someone […]

16 07, 2014

Major Update: Google+ Profiles Don’t Need “Real Names” Anymore

July 16th, 2014|News, Resource Centre, Search Engine Optimization, Search Engine Optimization|

The following status update was listed on Google’s Plus Business Page yesterday at 4:53 PM EST:
“When we launched Google+ over three years ago, we had a lot of restrictions on what name you could use on your profile. This helped create a community made up of real people, but it also excluded a number of people […]

3 07, 2014

How to Identify Link Farms

July 3rd, 2014|Digital Media Marketing, Search Engine Optimization, Search Engine Optimization|

A link farm is a website that was created for the sole purpose of growing the link popularity of another site.  It is  synonymous with “black hat” SEO because the content on the web sites linking to each other have no relationship, not created by a human, and is often of very poor quality. Search […]