• Penguin Refresh Needed to Recover; Google Brings Product Listing Ads To Third-P

    Sep 9, 2014 | 36 min
    Google Confirms Penguin Refresh Needed to Recover Google Brings PLAs Product Listing Ads To Third-Party Sites Like Walmart.com. AdSense for Shopping and Yahoo doing same thing. Google Changes Documentation On Mobile Redirection From 302 To 301 Redirects ; Google's Matt Cutts Migrates His Blog To HTTPS; Google: Responsive Design Doesnt Get Better Ranking Directly.
  • Google Drops All Authorship; Amazon To Launch Their Own Online Ads

    Sep 2, 2014 | 31 min
    Google has completely dropped all authorship functionality from the search results and webmaster tools. Amazon is planning to launch their own online advertising program, which includes replacing all of Google’s ads. Eric Schmidt says unbreakable' encryption is coming and Google Webmaster Help Announces Series of Reconsideration Request Tips to Help Penalized Webmasters; Google Now Crawling Final Rendered Page, Skips Static Version.
  • Google Penalties for Content Spam Guest Blogging; Targets Two European Link Netw

    Aug 19, 2014 | 39 min
    Google is prepping to issue penalties for content spam guest blogging; Google IPO 10 years ago this week; Google Targets Two European Link Networks; Google Penalties Reappearing In Manual Spam Action of Webmaster Tools. Yahoo’s New CIO Plans to Bring Tech Cred Back.
  • New Law Affecting Russian Bloggers Privacy; Long Tail Traffic Effectiveness

    Aug 6, 2014 | 40 min
    A new law imposing restrictions on users of social media has come into effect in Russia. It includes measures to ensure that bloggers cannot remain anonymous, and states that social networks must maintain six months of data on its users. Also, Chris and Daron discuss how some SEOs feel that long tail traffic from Google is not as effective as it once was.
  • Effects Of Duplicate Content In Search; Cost of Google Penalty to eBay

    Jul 22, 2014 | 47 min
    Googles John Mueller on The Effects Of Duplicate Content In Search; Google Penalty May Have Cost eBay 200 Million dollars and It Keeps Getting Worse; What is the real impact Google Hummingbird has had on search?
  • 10 SEO Myths and Lies You Should Never Believe

    Jul 15, 2014 | 44 min
    Daron and Chris run down a list from a MarketingLand article breaking down the 10 Lies You Should Never Believe From SEO Gurus. Promising customers The number 1 Position on Google, links, Duplicated Content, keyword stuffing are just some the myths the Rockstars break down.
  • Matt Cutts Takes Work Leave; Author Photos Being Removed in SERPS

    Jul 8, 2014 | 36 min
    Google webspam team leader Matt Cutts is taking a leave of absence.. Google is getting rid of author photos in the SERPS according to John Mueller. Google Founders Talk About Ending the 40-Hour Work Week and Bing Aims to Become Exclusive Twitter Search Engine
  • Google: Shuts Down Orkut; Removes Links Under Right to be Forgotten

    Jul 1, 2014 | 36 min
    Google Finally Shuts Down Orkut, Its First Social Network and begins removing links under right to be forgotten ruling. Jim and Daron are joined by Internet Marketing Ninjas Ann Smarty and Thom Craver to join in on the discussion.
  • Google Registering Domains and Offers Web Hosting; Adding Schema Markup Is Impor

    Jun 24, 2014 | 3 min
    Google is quietly testing a service for registering domains as Google Calls New gTLDs Domain Endings, Offers Web Hosting ; Google Panda 4.0 Hit Sites Blocking CSS and JavaScript and Bings Duane Forrester Says Adding Schema Markup Is Important For Search Engines
  • Yandex Not Provided and Google Payday Loan Algorithm 3.0 Release

    Jun 17, 2014 | 44 min
    Daron, Jim and Chris discuss the release of the Google Payday Loan 3.0 algorithm which is meant to target spammy queries over spammy sites. They also talk about how Yandex has begun encrypting 100 percent of searches done through Yandex, meaning webmasters with traffic from Yandex, to be labeled as not provided in their analytics.
  • Google Will Not Devalue Links Soon; History and Value of Links

    Jun 10, 2014 | 37 min
    Google Will Not Devalue Links Soon Says Matt Cutts in a recent video, which leads Jim and Chris to talk about History and Value of Links. Also, Duane Forrester offers us linkbuilding tips on his Behind Bing segment. Related articles across the web Complete Guide To Linkbuilding Cutts: How Google Ranks Sites with Few Links Matt Cutts & Duane Forrester's Excellent Adventure: The Search Police at SMX West Duane Forrester of Bing Lists 10 SEO Myths Matt Cutts: Google Won't Devalue Links Anytime Soon
  • Did Your Manual Penalty Disappear? Matt Cutts New Video on Ranking Content

    Jun 4, 2014 | 8 min
    Did Your Manual Penalty Disappear? Chris and Jim discuss how they have also seen 2 sites come back from doing nothing, to back in the index after a timed penalty. A new Matt Cutts video about how to rank content where he talks about how can content be ranked if there aren't many links to it and we learn what the community is saying about it. Plus, talk about Google Panda 4.0 and search engine DuckDuckGo gets some Apple love .
  • Demise of Google Plus; Overlap Between Social and Search

    May 27, 2014 | 19 min
    Daron ,Jim and Chris discuss how Google+ will no longer be considered a product, but a platform — essentially ending its competition with other social networks like Facebook and Twitter.Plus, Duane Forrester, Bing's Senior Product Manager discusses Overlap between Social and Search in his Behind Bing segment. Related articles across the web Another Google Panda Refresh; Ex-Google Webspam Team Member Andre Weyher Speaks Out Again; Behind Bing: The SEO of Tomorrow Google Takes Bribes? Say It Isn't So Bruce Clay and UBL Local Paid Inclusion Revisited SEO Old Timers Roundtable Reconsideration Requests; Giving Kids The Online Talk; Behind Bing: Authority Building 71 Percent of SEOs Report More Co...
  • Conductor CEO Seth Besmertnik: Why Paid Media is Dead, Advocates Web Presence Ma

    May 20, 2014 | 1 min
    Seth Besmertnik, the CEO of Conductor explains why publicly declared paid media is dead and he advocates going after free web traffic with an idea called web presence management and releases a new product to help retailers do it. He tells us about the new Conductor Searchlight marketing platform equipped with integrated tools to help with reputation management and content analytics to help brands capture consumers early in the purchase cycle. Related articles across the web Bruce Clay and UBL Local Paid Inclusion Revisited Another Google Panda Refresh; Ex-Google Webspam Team Member Andre Weyher Speaks Out Again; Behind Bing: The SEO of Tomorrow Reconsideration Requests; Giving Kids The Onlin...
  • Google and Bing Debunking SEO Myths; Acting on Paid Links and Content Farms

    May 13, 2014 | 41 min
    Chris ansd Jim discuss as Google Senior Engineer Matt Cutts Debunks SEO Myths and explains how Google Regrets Not Acting Faster On Paid Links and Content Farms , plus Bing: Unnatural Links = Advanced Knowledge Of Links and Bing Senior Product Manager Duane Forrester Debunks 10 SEO Myths . Related articles across the web Another Google Panda Refresh; Ex-Google Webspam Team Member Andre Weyher Speaks Out Again; Behind Bing: The SEO of Tomorrow 71 Percent of SEOs Report More Company Buy-In; Twitters New SEO Tactic Google Knowledge Graph and Yahoo Axis Reviewed SEO in 2011 Recap FTC Likely to Review How Search Engines Disclose Paid Listings 4 SEO Myths & Conspiracy Theories Google's Matt Cutts W...
  • Guest Blogging Penalties, Local Rankings and a New SEO Rockstar Coronated

    May 6, 2014 | 42 min
    Daron and Chris play catchup on the guest blogging penalties that sites like MyBlogGuest experienced at the hands of Google, plus the need for SEOs for to do more local rankings. Also, we hear from the newly coronate SEO Rockstar host, Jim Boykn from Internet Marketing Ninjas. Related articles across the web After a Link-Based Penalty is Removed, Will Your Traffic Increase? How A Single Guest Post May Have Gotten An Entire Site Penalized By Google Google Clarifies: Guest Blogging Is OK, But "Guest Blogging For SEO" Is Not