Google PayDay Loans Algorithm Update

Matt Cutts, the face of Google’s SEO team, recently put out a shoutcast to address a new spam related algo update (another one?!) which has been nicknamed the Google PayDay loans algorithm update by a lot of search engine marketers. The name comes from the sorts of search queries the update is going to address, …

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How to Set a Preferred Domain

A quick SEO tip which a lot of webmasters overlook is setting a preferred domain for each of their sites. First I’ll show you how to do it, then I’ll explain why it’s a simple but important change to make in your Google Webmaster Tools: Why Set a Preferred Domain The main reason to set …

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What Makes a Private Blog Network Private?

Last year we saw one of the biggest supposedly private blog networks, Build My Rank, go down. The reason it went down with a bullet courtesy of Google was simply because, A: it was abused, and B: it wasn’t private. Abuse aside, it wasn’t difficult for employees with Google to purchase some links or even …

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Why Branding Matters

Branding is incredibly important from an SEO point of view and one of Google’s new ranking factors which they are looking increasingly at. Gone are the days when good backlinks were enough to get you by. Now you have to consider social proof, user metrics, and branding, as well, so let’s talk about the major …

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