This Week In Search: June 2, 2017

This Week In Search: June 2, 2017

Welcome to the first installment of “This Week In Search”.  Until recently we’ve tried to to an almost-daily post on what’s going on in the world...

How Rap Genius Pulled a Dumb Move

I’m a radio host on the weekends, and one of the genres that fascinates me most is the rap coming out of the underground, social justice, and queer circles—people...

Why Article Spinning Has Spun its Last Spin

Anyone who has been involved with SEO for any time will undoubtedly be familiar, or know of article spinning. If not, article spinning is a “black hat” tactic...

Conversions – Good Rankings Do Not Make

I visit many websites every week. From small single person operations and startup businesses, to multi-national conglomerates. Sometimes the most difficult things to explain...

Dr. Nick’s Post-Panda Prescription

"Hiii Every-body!" Since the release of Google’s Panda algorithm update in February, Webmaster’s have been attempting to determine what it will take to get their...

The Google Honeypot Sting – Part 2

As a follow-up to my previous post regarding the accusations from Google that Bing is using click-through data as part of their ranking methodology. It is pretty certain that...

Google Caffeine Update, Paid Links, and Rankings

Some of you out there may have heard about Google’s major algorithm update called Caffeine, which can currently be tested here (link removed – resource no longer...