Google Goes Network Hunting

Last week, I reported on Google’s takedown of AngloRank, a supposedly solid link network used by black hats to boost their sites. It was amusing to follow AngloRank’s...

Google Busts Anglo Rank, Anglo Rank Keeps Trucking

On December 6, Google’s Matt Cuts sent out this cheeky tweet: “’There are absolutely NO footprints linking the websites together.’ Oh, Anglo Rank.” This...

Google Spanks Overstock.com

In the ongoing battle to acquire the highly coveted number 1 spot in the Google Search Rankings, some companies resort to using unsavoury tactics and grey-hat or even black...

Cloaking?

I received an interesting email regarding an often used technique for hiding content. I could describe it but you can see what’s what at http://www.hireacamera.com/....

Cutts On Google

Matt Cutts did a great interview with Mike MacDonald from WebPronews. The discussed Google in 2009 and answered a lot of questions that I know I’ve heard from a number...

Google Shuffle?

When I launch my browser (Firefox) it starts with 4 tabs. The first three are the major engines with “seo services” in the query just so I can keep close tabs...