Posts by Tanya Goodin

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Yahoo! Updating, again!

4 March 2008 | Tanya Goodin

Weather report reads shuffle and change! A weather report on the Yahoo! blog says that Yahoo! is rolling out some changes to their crawling, indexing and ranking algorithms. So expect some changes in the next [...]

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The ten o’clock shuffle

26 February 2008 | Tanya Goodin

Watch the SERPs change, set your watch! Over the last few weeks we have noticed that the Google ranking change at around 10am each morning. While we are seeing several variants of the results depending [...]

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No Index Tag, don’t forget about it!

25 February 2008 | Tanya Goodin

Where’s my site gone? In a brave effort to distract myself from the football this evening (my team is losing) I thought I would tax the grey cells and remind everyone about the No Index [...]

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Search and win!

22 February 2008 | Tanya Goodin

MSN launch a search and win site We all like to search, well, it’s pretty much all we do online! In an attempt to lure people to use their search Microsoft have launched a new [...]

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Yahoo! catching up to Google according to users

20 February 2008 | Tanya Goodin

Yahoo! customers (it’s what we are) satisfaction increases We all know Google is the market leader in the search arena, 80% plus, maybe 90% soon? But how do they fare for user satisfaction? And who, [...]

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Search Engine Strategies London 2008

19 February 2008 | Tanya Goodin

Day One – prospects and hopes? As SES hits London again we are attending to see what the latest thinking is, and to see if we agree with it! The conferences are always good fun [...]

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Yahoo! Who want a piece of them?

15 February 2008 | Tanya Goodin

News Corp show interest, or do they? The saga of who actually ends up owning or partnering with Yahoo! once Microsoft tabled a bid was always going to run a wee bit. Rarely is anything [...]

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The impact of a Google penalty

14 February 2008 | Tanya Goodin

A Hitwise report on Go Compare One thing we are often asked is what would the result be of a penalty or ban by Google. The answer is often ‘it depends’.  Is it a penalty [...]

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Microsoft scanning British Library archives

12 February 2008 | Tanya Goodin

25 million pages from the British library set to be indexed The war for market share in search is being fought on many fronts, not least the race to see who can index the libraries [...]

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Mobile internet usage up

7 February 2008 | Tanya Goodin

Almost 25% of mobile users are online The Mobile Data Association has reported an increase in mobile online browser usage in December. Month on month figures showed an increase from 16.2 million users to 17.5 [...]