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Who Googled You? This Website Knows

Who Googled You? This Website Knows | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

After a date, a pitch or a job interview, there’s a good chance you’re going to get Googled. Online reputation manager BrandYourself now helps you figure out who is searching for your name. The startup, which helps individuals control Google results for names through SEO, launched a new feature on Tuesday that shows users where visitors to their BrandYourself profiles work and where they’re located

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Video: Google Speaks About Search Quality Raters

Video: Google Speaks About Search Quality Raters | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Google’s head of web spam, Matt Cutts, has published a video talking about a topic that Google has never really talked about publicly before – Google Quality Raters. The video goes through the process used by Google with these Quality Raters.
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Over optimization confusion…

Over optimization confusion… | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

What is this “over optimization” that everyone is talking about? Get information on what over optimization is and how to avoid it.

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New Features of Webmaster Tools

New Features of Webmaster Tools | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

Google Webmaster Tools has developed in line with the growing demands of the SEO industry over the past year. Many new and powerful features have been added, which are all well worth understanding.

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7 Ways Links Cause Search Rank Changes

7 Ways Links Cause Search Rank Changes | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Before you pursue the time consuming process of cleaning up "bad" links, it pays to understand a variety of potential reasons your site might have dropped in the rankings in the first place. Not all rankings drops have to do with your site's links.
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Real SEO Specialists: Finding the Needle in the Hay Stack

Real SEO Specialists: Finding the Needle in the Hay Stack | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Yes. There are such things as real (i.e. legitimate) SEO specialists, practitioners, and companies, believe it or not. Lately, however, we’ve met many potential clients who are starting to wonder.
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The Hierarchy of Web Presence Optimization

The Hierarchy of Web Presence Optimization | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
This approach to being found organically will help answer two critical questions: how do you know if you’re maximizing your SEO investment given the changes Google has introduced and how you can sell your services and prove value to your clients?
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Can Your Site Lose Its Rankings Because Of Competitors’ Negative SEO?

Can Your Site Lose Its Rankings Because Of Competitors’ Negative SEO? | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

Can Your Site Lose Its Rankings Because Of Competitors’ Negative SEO?

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Should You Combine Your Personal and Business Social Media Identities?

Should You Combine Your Personal and Business Social Media Identities? | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
There are a lot of pros and cons to melding your personal brand with your company's on social media. We analyze both sides.
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10 Hilarious Parody News Accounts on Twitter

10 Hilarious Parody News Accounts on Twitter | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
These 10 Twitter accounts parody major news channels. The headlines may be fake, but the comedy is very real.
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Google Parked Domain Classifier Bug Blamed For Huge Site Delisting Complaints

Google Parked Domain Classifier Bug Blamed For Huge Site Delisting Complaints | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

On Tuesday, we covered a huge spike in reports about webmasters noticing their sites being drastically downgraded in Google. We asked if this was the Over optimization penalty or something else. Matt Cutts responded on Google+ that this was not the over optimization penalty, it was a bug with their parked domain classifier. Matt said:

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Google Offering Analytics for Your Email Inbox

Google Offering Analytics for Your Email Inbox | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Google Meter allows Gmail users to learn more about their inbox. Want Google to analyze your email habits? The search engine giant highlighted on its Official Blog on Thursday a program called Google Meter that allows Gmail users to learn more about their inbox, from whether they’re more likely to write long emails to information on how long it takes you to typically reply.
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Negative SEO What it Is & How to Protect Yourself

Negative SEO What it Is & How to Protect Yourself | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Recent events such as unnatural link warnings from Google, over optimization filters andblog networks being deindexed by Google, the concern of links being able to harm a website has risen again.

 

The biggest concern is the issue of ‘negative SEO’, which is sabotaging your competitor’s rankings to help you move past them on the search engine result pages.

 

Some webmasters are very concerned about what negative SEO is and how they can protect themselves. This post will tell you what to do about negative SEO.

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The Google Penguin Update: Over-Optimization, Webspam, & High Quality Empty Content Pages

The Google Penguin Update: Over-Optimization, Webspam, & High Quality Empty Content Pages | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

Google recently launched their webspam Penguin update. While they claim it only impacted about 3.1% of search queries, the 3.1% it impacted were largely in the "commercial transactional keywords worth a lot of money" category.

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Stop Everything You’re Doing In Social. You’re Fired.

Stop Everything You’re Doing In Social. You’re Fired. | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Silver bullets only work on werewolves – not customers.In the original Aladdin, the genie that came out of the magic lamp tried to kill Aladdin and take his girl. If you don’t know this and you’re thinking about rubbing some old lamps in pawnshops, I suggest you read Arabian Nights.
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DNS Changer Malware: FBI Reports 300,000 Computers May Lose Web Access

DNS Changer Malware: FBI Reports 300,000 Computers May Lose Web Access | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

In November of 2011, six Estonian nationals were arrested by the FBI for creating malware that infected computers worldwide. In an effort to minimize the impact on infected computers, the FBI is temporarily “cleaning” the rogue DNS servers to ensure those users continue to have Internet access. However, the FBI does not plan to offer this service beyond July 9th and at that time those servers will be shut down. When the servers are shut down, computers that are still infected will immediately be unable to access the Internet.

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How To Avoid SEO Disaster During a Website Redesign

How To Avoid SEO Disaster During a Website Redesign | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

Some of the top things you should be doing SEO-wise when redesigning your website

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Mobile SEO is a Must For Acquiring Mobile Shoppers

Mobile SEO is a Must For Acquiring Mobile Shoppers | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Owners of ecommerce sites are a pretty observant bunch. The clarity that sales provide (or lack thereof) can make marketing a bit easier to quantify. Apps Drive Sales, But What Drives Downloads?
So an app becomes the centerpiece of your new mobile marketing strategy. But is it the whole strategy? To have your app make a dent in sales, you need to get it into people’s hands. There are lots of ways to accomplish that, but simply making a great app and releasing it in the App Store won’t do the trick.
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SMO Periodic Table and App Map

SMO Periodic Table and App Map | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

We have selected some of the top tools for Social Media Optimization [SMO] and configured these apps into 2 visual solutions for describing or selecting them. The SMO Periodic Table and App Map can be easily printed or posted on your website using the provided HTML code.

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3 Slick Analytics Dashboards to Monitor Your Business Website

3 Slick Analytics Dashboards to Monitor Your Business Website | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

If you’re running a company website without an analytics dashboard, you may as well be stumbling around in the dark. Building a viable and sustainable web presence in any industry is all about understanding the needs of your users and tailoring your service to fit their needs — how can you do that if you don’t even know what your users are looking at or how they got to your website?

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6 Changes Every SEO Should Make BEFORE the Over-Optimization Penalty Hits

6 Changes Every SEO Should Make BEFORE the Over-Optimization Penalty Hits | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Having overly optimized web pages could soon get your websites in some hot water with Google and their search results. It has recently been announced that Google will start to penalize websites that engage in over-optimization practices.
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Google Street View Images Now Online In Israel

Google Street View Images Now Online In Israel | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it
Although a formal launch is planned for this weekend, Google’s Street View imagery for Israel is already online. It marks the first time Google has put street photographs online from any Middle Eastern country.
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24 Eye-Popping SEO Statistics

24 Eye-Popping SEO Statistics | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

SEO isn’t exactly the most understood medium in online marketing. For one thing, people aren’t too sure what SEOs do exactly. Then there is talk about how SEO is converging with social media, content marketing, usability, and more.

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Why We Shouldn't Make Separate Mobile Websites

Why We Shouldn't Make Separate Mobile Websites | SEO Tips, Advice, Help | Scoop.it

There has been a long-running war going on over the mobile Web: it can be summarized with the following question: “Is there a mobile Web?” That is, is the mobile device so fundamentally different that you should make different websites for it, or is there only one Web that we access using a variety of different devices?

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