Month: August 2014

KHD Buzz – Google’s Many Changes, Facebook Bans Like Gating, Crowdsourced Advertising and More

Google Made 890 Changes to Search Last Year  Does it sometimes seem like Google makes a change to their algorithm every day? They may indeed do just that, as Amit Singhal, Google’s Head of Search says that in 2013 alone his team made 890 ‘improvements’ to the search algorithm in everyday use. Read More  Facebook Bans…

By Koehler Home Decor August 25, 2014 0

KHD Buzz – Google Addresses SEO Extortion, Facebook is Still Relevant for Retailers and More

Google Responds to Queries About SEO Extortion Emails  After a number of well known figures in the world of search engine marketing wrote about an extortion email they received threatening to deluge their sites with negative backlinks Google addressed the issue and offered some advice to potential victims. Read More   Understanding How HTTPS Will…

By Koehler Home Decor August 18, 2014 0

KHD Buzz – More on Google Pigeon, Yelp’s Woes Continue, Twitter E Commerce and More

Google Pigeon Turns Expedia into a Hotel Google’s Pigeon algorithm update was designed to help improve local search results but it has not been without its glitches so far. Case in point what Searchengineland’s Barry Schwartz noticed happened to Expedia in Google’s local listings for New York City. Read More Updated Foursquare App Debuts Foursquare…

By Koehler Home Decor August 11, 2014 0