Unpacking Google Search
Unpacking Google Search

Google graced us this week by drawing back the curtains a little into its almost mystical formulae for website visibility which helps us when unpacking Google Search. And yea, sure, it’s a nerdfest but it’s important to us nerds who want to achieve the most visibility for our clients’ online efforts and help them build […]

Twitter & Google: tweets may soon help visibility
Twitter & Google: tweets may soon help visibility

Because of a renewed deal between Twitter and Google your tweets – if done well – may soon aid your online visibility. This means your Twitter activity – again, if done well – may help you score higher in search results and increase your overall chances of being found in the wide, wide and woolly […]

Google Maps turns 10 years old!
Google Maps turns 10 years old!

Google Maps celebrated its 10th anniversary over the weekend but this is no ordinarily 10-year-old. Sure, Google Maps is one of the most popular mobile (and desktop) apps in the world (over a billion users) but it’s also one of the world’s top search engines (along with Google Seach and Google-owned YouTube).  The short of […]

Crawl me, maybe – Google Search
Crawl me, maybe – Google Search

Wanna get crawled by Google Search? Wanna have a good time? Yea, get crawled by Google Search. Of course you want your website, that is, crawled by the little spiders sent out by Google to check the worthiness, relevance, expertise and, well sure, relative popularity of your site. The spiders send back messages to the […]

Google’s Year in Search – 2014
Google’s Year in Search – 2014

We must be coming to the end of another year because Google has once again graced us with its review, Year in Search. What is previous years was known as Zeitgeist the 2014 Year in Search gives us plenty of fascinating if sometimes sad or even disturbing information. It is a graphically enticing way of […]

Goodbye Google Authorship, we hardly knew ye!
Goodbye Google Authorship, we hardly knew ye!

After months of rumors, Google Authorship is officially dead. After three years of promising Authorship would really improve content search, Google said August 28, “no, nevermind,” and dropped Authorship bylines from search results. “We’ve gotten lots of useful feedback from all kinds of webmasters and users, and we’ve tweaked, updated, and honed recognition and displaying […]