Category Archives: PageRank

An Easy Way To Check What Referrer Data Google, Bing Or Yahoo Pass To Your Secure Site

With the three major search engines migrating their default searches to secure search, over SSL/HTTPS, marketers and webmasters want to know what referrer and analytics data will be passed to them and what won’t.

The majority of Google is secure search, Yahoo yesterday defaulted all searches to be conducted over SSL, and Bing is currently testing SSL search for those who opt in.

Testing....More>>>

An Easy Way To Check What Referrer Data Google, Bing Or Yahoo Pass To Your Secure Site

With the three major search engines migrating their default searches to secure search, over SSL/HTTPS, marketers and webmasters want to know what referrer and analytics data will be passed to them and what won’t.

The majority of Google is secure search, Yahoo yesterday defaulted all searches to be conducted over SSL, and Bing is currently testing SSL search for those who opt in.

Testing....More>>>

Pinterest Tests Personalized Home Page, Adds GIF Support & New Recipe Search

Never dull, the Pinterest platform was abuzz with news this week, including an announcement for a new recipe search for special dietary needs and a couple features spotted by users in testing, including personalized home pages and functional GIF images.

1. Personalized Home Pages

Reports of a new personalized home page for select Pinterest users surfaced this week. TechCrunch reported....More>>>

New Google Shopping Overview & 4 New Tools

Google Shopping’s latest campaigns structure changes the already significant paid Product Ads on Google Shopping completely. Google Product Listing Ad (PLA) structure and management is changing fundamentally. Are you ready?

Here are the major changes happening with Google Shopping Campaigns.

Google Shopping Campaign Structure

Google Shopping Campaigns are a new way to....More>>>

Google’s Matt Cutts – We Don’t Use Twitter Or Facebook Social Signals To Rank Pages

Google’s head of search spam, Matt Cutts, released a video today answering the question, “are Facebook and Twitter signals part of the ranking algorithm?” The short answer was no.

Matt said that Google does not give any special treatment to Facebook or Twitter pages. They are in fact, currently, treated like any other page, according to Matt Cutts.

Matt then answered....More>>>

New Google Shopping Overview & 4 New Tools

Google Shopping’s latest campaigns structure changes the already significant paid Product Ads on Google Shopping completely. Google Product Listing Ad (PLA) structure and management is changing fundamentally. Are you ready?

Here are the major changes happening with Google Shopping Campaigns.

Google Shopping Campaign Structure

Google Shopping Campaigns are a new way to....More>>>

Google’s Matt Cutts – We Don’t Use Twitter Or Facebook Social Signals To Rank Pages

Google’s head of search spam, Matt Cutts, released a video today answering the question, “are Facebook and Twitter signals part of the ranking algorithm?” The short answer was no.

Matt said that Google does not give any special treatment to Facebook or Twitter pages. They are in fact, currently, treated like any other page, according to Matt Cutts.

Matt then answered....More>>>

New Google Shopping Overview & 4 New Tools

Google Shopping’s latest campaigns structure changes the already significant paid Product Ads on Google Shopping completely. Google Product Listing Ad (PLA) structure and management is changing fundamentally. Are you ready?

Here are the major changes happening with Google Shopping Campaigns.

Google Shopping Campaign Structure

Google Shopping Campaigns are a new way to....More>>>

Reputation Management Mistakes, Challenges & Solutions for 2014 at ClickZ Live New York

With only a couple of months to go until the inaugural ClickZ Live New York show, we catch up with one of our forthcoming keynote speakers, Andy Beal, chief executive (CEO) of Trackur.com, who gives us his thoughts on reputation management for marketers.

ClickZ (CZ): You’re best known as the driving force behind MarketingPilgrim.com, how did you get into the online reputation arena?

Andy....More>>>

Don’t Stick a Fork in Guest Blogging Yet…

I’m a professional link builder – I’ve literally built a business around building links.

Needless to say, I take it pretty seriously when Google’s head of webspam vents some frustration on the internet which leads to further link building fear, uncertainty and doubt.

I’m, of course, referring to what Matt Cutts wrote on January 20:

Okay, I’m....More>>>