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SEO News

FTC Clears Google

Google has been cleared of all antitrust and anti-competitive charges as the FTC has dropped all charges and closed all investigations against Google. This comes just a few months after Google was ordered to pay a record $22.5 million to settle previous FTC charges for Misrepresented Privacy Assurances to Users of Apples Safari Internet Browser. […]

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On-Page SEO

Google Loves Synonyms

I’ve mentioned the use of synonyms in previous posts like 2012 Keyword Research and Post Panda SEO Tips but in this post, I want to elaborate more and talk about why Google loves synonyms. Using synonyms has been beneficial for SEO for a few years now but they are even more important after the Panda […]

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My Rants

Does Google Want to Disarm America?

Google just posted this very disturbing article outlining Global gun trade. I don’t support what¬†¬†Eisenhower referred to as the military-industrial complex or violence but I do support civilian ownership of guns. We already know what happens when you prohibit guns, then only the military and bad guys have them, leaving the civilian population unable to […]

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Social Media

Why Google Bought Wildfire

  Google announced the acquisition of Wildfire on the Official  Google blog. Wildfireapp.com is a social media optimization tool/software that allows you to manage all of your social media campaigns from one platform. You can run ads, create and manage pages, conduct mass messaging and track the performance of your social media efforts with analytics […]

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On-Page SEO

Dont Copy Images or Google Will Get You (SEO tip)

Google really sees all! Just drag and drop a picture from your desktop into Google Images and Google will show you where the original came from as well as all the other sites that reposted the same image. This even works if you have cropped or modified the image! Google rewards sites that use unique […]

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Off-Page SEO

Beware of The Penguin, The Google Penguin That is

Affected by the Penguin? You need to definitely check out this Penguin Recovery Case Study and this one features other Panda and Penguin Recovery Strategies. On April 24th, 2012 Google unleashed the troublesome Penguin update and posted the unofficial Penguin announcement on Google’s Webmaster Central blog before they even named it Penguin. Then Matt Cutts […]