Google’s Transparency Report & Internet Censorship

Not sure if Google is just playing good cop, bad cop but I really appreciate their transparency report service where they track various governments’ attempts to block access to online content and as Google put it, “hamper the free flow of information on the web.” Google just updated this service and the new data confirms […]

Google Algo Change Reduces Low Quality Exact Match Domains

Matt Cutts, head of Google’s webspam team announced a new algorithm update that targets Exact Match Domains (EMDs). According to Cutts, this change will affect .06% of US based English search results. Here are the two Tweets he sent out warning about it: Minor weather report: small upcoming Google algo change will reduce low-quality exact-match […]