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Google Hits Mozilla with Spam Penalty over User Generated Content

April 30, 2013 admin 0

Mozilla, a non-profit software organization was hit by Google’s manual web spam penalties, as a consequence of letting user-generated content on the sites. Christopher More, web production manager shared the message they had received in Google’s Webmaster forums. It read, “Google has detected user-generated spam on your site. Typically, this kind of spam is found […]

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Google Will No Longer Announce Updates

April 22, 2013 Sarvesh Bagla 0

Google Panda updates are basically changes to Google’€™s search results ranking algorithm meant to lower the SERP (search engine results page) ranking of ‘€˜thin websites’€™ and ‘€˜low quality websites’€™. You should ensure that your website is optimized at all time because Google recently announced that it will no longer announce Google Panda Updates. Previous Google […]

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Why is Techmagnate cutting back on directory submissions?

March 25, 2013 Sarvesh Bagla 1

1. What are directory submissions? Directory submissions are one of the many off-page activities done for Search Engine Optimization (SEO). All our SEO Packages include Directory Submissions though the number varies according to the packages. 2. When will you be stopping these activities? Beginning April 1, 2013, we will scale back our activities for directory […]

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Google Releases Penguin Update 3

December 6, 2012 Sarvesh Bagla 4

Google, on October 5, 2012 through a Tweet by Matt Cutts, announced the release of Google Penguin 3. The latest Google Penguin Update will ‘€œnoticeably affect’€ 0.3% of English-language queries. This follows Penguin 1 which was released on April 24, 2012, and which impacted 3.1% of English-language queries and Penguin 2, which was released on […]

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Google Disavow Links Tool to Remove Unnatural Links

November 26, 2012 Sarvesh Bagla 1

Google recently released the Disavow Links Tool. The new Google Disavow Links Tool is aimed at helping you identify low quality back links. This tool can be used to request Google not to take these links into consideration when determining your PR (Page Rank) and keyword rankings. The tool is important because irrelevant links and […]

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Google Panda 20 Update affects 2.4% of English Search Queries

November 22, 2012 Sarvesh Bagla 1

Google released the 20th Google Panda Update on the 27th September, 2012. The latest update from Google, christened Panda 20, will impact 2.4% of English search queries. Only 0.5% of non-English queries will be impacted by the update. So why am I blogging about it today?   Because I just learnt today that the series […]

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What is Google EMD Update?

November 22, 2012 Sarvesh Bagla 3

Google recently announced the EMD update. EMD stands for Exact Match Domains. The exact match domains update is a new filter aimed at ensuring that low-quality websites do not attain a high Page Rank (PR) and rise high in Google’€™s SERPs (search engine results pages) just because such websites have the relevant search term in […]

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Website Restoration in a Post-Penguin World with Techmagnate

July 5, 2012 admin 1

Google’€™s recent algorithm change, a.k.a. Penguin Update, has wreaked havoc on many websites severely denting their search rankings and organic traffic. With the Penguin Update, Google has forced websites to adhere to its Webmaster Guidelines and do away with black hat SEO techniques.   The update has had its desired affect which means many sites […]

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Google’€™s Penalization for Over Optimization

June 21, 2012 admin 1

Google’€™s Matt Cutts announced the SEO penalty for over optimization at South by Southwest (SXSW) panel hosted by Search Engine Land’€™s Editor-in-Chief, Danny Sullivan. Google has decided to flag websites that are over optimized and give weightage to websites having great content. Now, it’s very clear that Google is going to give some space in […]

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