Google Penguin 2.1 is launching today, according to a tweet from Google’s Distinguished Engineer Matt Cutts. The first update to the second-generation Penguin algorithm designed to target web spam will affect “~1% of searches to a noticeable degree.” Google Penguin 2.0 went live on May 22 and affected 2.3 percent of English-U.S. queries. […]
By Matt McGee at SearchEngineLand One of the bigger pieces of news — certainly for webmasters and SEOs — from our SMX Advanced conference this week is that Google will soon be releasing version 2.2 of the Panda algorithm update. Google’s Matt Cutts confirmed that during Tuesday’s keynote question-and-answer session with Danny Sullivan. Cutts […]
URL Shorteners and SEO – Will Google considers shortened URLs while giving PR and Banklink benefits?
As now a days everybody in the online marketing industry are well aware about many URL shorteners like http://bit.ly/, http://goo.gl/, http://tinyurl.com/ etc… But one question comes in their mind every time they use such tool or website to shorten their long URLs is that “Will Google considers such shortened URLs […]