Monthly Archive for: ‘May, 2007’

Want To See Which Sources Are Ranked Highest In Google News?

Check this out… “ This report fetches the headlines from Google news on a schedule. Only headlines on the home page are fetched. These results are then ranked by score. The score is determined by a combination of factors: appearance day and time, prominence on the google news page, number of appearances, and others, all weighted using a custom algorithm. …

Read More

Googles Vulnerability: Adsense

Nick Carr makes some good points about Google’s strengths, and their weaknesses. “To competitors like Microsoft and Yahoo, Google must seem like a greased pig. You can see the damned thing running amok in your garden, but you can’t figure out a good way to get hold of it“ The beauty of Adwords, in terms of defensibility, is that Adwords …

Read More

How to get traffic from directories

As an operator of a web directory, I often field the question, Can I expect traffic from your web directory? My answer is always, it depends. Users Do Not Browse By Category, They Search Web Directories And as such, when you submit, it would do you well to understand that web directories do not index your pages. We can only …

Read More

Google Trends Showing Daily…Trends

This is pretty cool. Google Trends is showing the top 100 search trends of the day. It only covers the US, for now. Provides a great insight into what people are looking for on any given day…. What’s “Google Smart Ass“?

Read More

Google Killing Adsense Accounts

Well, some of them. It’s been reported that Google have been closing numerous Adsense accounts, and some people have been speculating it’s due to a new crackdown on arbitrage tactics. Without a copy of the email, it’s difficult to know for sure. From WebmasterWorld: ” know of two associates who were doing arbitrage and yes they got the same email …

Read More

Page 3 of 6«12345»...Last »