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Google user-agent detect fail

April 6, 2009 reuben 1

So I was using Chrome to check my gmail account and noticed a message at the bottom of the page by the stats that I could download the latest Google toolbar. I was pretty excited to see this and give … [continue]

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Google TrustRank Myth Busted!

July 1, 2008 reuben 10

I will show you that there’s no such thing as Google TrustRank, which many SEOs believe is a mechanism that Google uses to determine the trustworthiness of a website. Included here is a transcript from Matt Cutts and snippets from the US Patent and Trademark Office documents.

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My Thoughts On Google knol

December 16, 2007 reuben 3

Google could be heading down a slippery slope with Youtube and now knol. Their organic search results are meant to be unbiased and provide the most relevant results for any given query. In 2000 Google launched Google Adwords and we … [continue]

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SEO Client Story

December 13, 2007 reuben 5

I used to work for an SEO agency in Pittsburgh and dealt with a number of interesting clients in a variety of industries, with large and small sites. There were a number of funny incidents that I encountered, which I’d … [continue]

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Thoughts On Google Sitelinks Update

October 21, 2007 reuben 0

Google webmaster tools was updated on Thursday with some new features. The one that caught my eye was Sitelinks located under Dashboard > Links > Sitelinks. Here’s a screenshot showing the new feature, see if you can spot where I … [continue]

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Related: Results Changed For Me

September 20, 2007 reuben 0

I used to write about my Volkswagen Beetle on this site before I turned this into an SEM blog at the end of 06. Interestingly enough, within the past few weeks Google decided to change the results for the search … [continue]