Google's Response to Negative SEO Extortion Emails is Pathetic

Google’s Response to Negative SEO Extortion Emails is Pathetic

If you’re involved in any form with SEO, you’ll have undoubtedly seen the negative SEO extortion emails doing the rounds over the past couple of days. I first came across these when Dejan SEO covered the one they’d received. The…

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David Moyes is Useless, Arsene Wenger is Jimmy Saville and Other Things Google Suggest Says About Premier League Managers

I’m a sucker for a funny Google Suggest screenshot. And, unfortunately (after an opening 6 months that can only be described as ‘catastrophic’) my beloved Manchester United’s new manager has been very much “suggested” of late (as above). Although I’m…

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Google India’s New Ad is a Masterpiece in Storytelling

Google is great at telling stories with its video format ads. Just great. And the latest advertisement by Google India is my personal favourite so far. Incredible. Just watch it! (Turn on caption to get the English subtitles). Also recommended:…

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The 5 Stages of Grieving for your Keyword Data Following the Arrival of 100% (Not Provided)

It’s official. Google is now moving towards encrypting all searches, meaning you’ll shortly see all Google organic keywords as (not provided) in your Google Analytics account. Cheers for that, Big G. Very useful. Grieving the loss of your keyword data?…

Pinterest is Drunk... and Other Google Suggestions About Popular Social Networks

Pinterest is Drunk… and Other Google Suggestions About Popular Social Networks

I’m a self-confessed Google fan. I’ve also got the sense of humour of a juvenile, which explains why I find funny Google Search Suggest screenshots as side-splittingly hilarious as I do. Don’t worry – for my next trick, I’ll be…

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Google Street View: The Miraculous Changing Weather of Bexley

Bexley’s a quaint little place to the South East of Greater London. Because I am, well, a bit sad, I randomly check places out on Google Street View. I get a kick out of finding people who’ve fallen over or…

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Google UK Market Share Drops Again…

Figures released by Experian this week demonstrated a drop in Google’s market share. The figures released in Jan 2013 related to the search market from December 2012. Let’s be honest; Google still rules the roost (and clearly isn’t suffering financially)!…

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Little Gems from Google – I Get My Kicks from Geeky Stuff Like This…

Some people get their kicks from adrenalin sports, some from less-than-legal substances, some from fast cars. Me? I get mine from little geeky gems like these from Google. (Yes, I know… I need to get a life)! Do a Barrel…

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Google Zeitgeist 2012 – What We Were Searching This Year

Google Zeitgeist is probably my favourite Google announcement each year (yes, I have a favourite Google announcement). When the Zeitgeist 2012 top search list was released yesterday, I was straight over there. Yes, I am that sad. Anyway, here’s the…

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Google Brings ‘Plus into the Workplace’

Google unveiled a new range of Google+ features for businesses today. The features, which are very much focussed on social workplace collaboration, are initially available in preview mode to Google Apps customers. Google confirmed this preview will be available ‘free…

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Google Plus Vanity URLs Arrive!

At last! Google has conceded and we’re getting vanity URLs in Google Plus! Hallelujah! The announcement made on Google Plus earlier states: Your Google+ profile is a place for you to share your passions with the millions of people who come…

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5 Songs That Reference Social Media

  As much as I love social media, I have little choice other than to concede that it’s responsible for some truly terrible things – most notably for crimes against lyrics. Here are five songs that reference social media. 1. N-Dubz –…

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The 10 Greatest Google Doodles Ever

This week’s Olympic themed playable Google Doodles have been absolutely awesome. In fact, I’ve just spent the last 20 minutes playing basketball on the Google Homepage because I couldn’t give up till I got gold 3 stars. But it’s not…

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5 of the Best Business Pages on Google Plus

Google Plus, despite boasting some impressive membership figures, certainly doesn’t have the pull that the likes of Facebook has. While businesses and brands have been quick to get pages, there are plenty of examples of them just sitting dormant with…

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5 Things About Google That Really Piss Me Off

I’m a Google fan girl. I don’t deny it and I’m not even remotely ashamed. Granted, I haven’t gone as far as wearing a Google t shirt (yet) or switching my iPhone for an Android device, but I do love…