PostRank and the Importance of Social Engagement Data to SEO

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There are many sites that curate content and links on the Web, including many blogs and a number of social sites that do it through submissions by their members, who can also vote upon those submissions. The inventors of PostRank came up with an algorithmic approach to rank articles and blog posts and other content … Read more PostRank and the Importance of Social Engagement Data to SEO

Google Acquires Indoor/Outdoor Wireless Location Patents

It’s no surprise that Google wants to not only map and provide location-based services in the world outdoors, but also for the insides of shopping malls, airports, museums, transit stations, and other large indoor spaces. A couple of recent tech posts brought to light an effort by Google to use a new chip from broadcom … Read more Google Acquires Indoor/Outdoor Wireless Location Patents

Google Praises SEO, Condemns Web Spam, and Rolls Out an Algorithm Change

Yesterday, Google’s Distinguished Engineer Matt Cutts published a post on the Google Webmaster Central Blog titled Another step to reward high-quality sites that started out by praising SEOs who help improve the quality of web sites they work upon. The post also noted: In the next few days, we’re launching an important algorithm change targeted … Read more Google Praises SEO, Condemns Web Spam, and Rolls Out an Algorithm Change