Posts by Tanya Goodin

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Yahoo! Update underway

1 November 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Yahoo! getting busy with an update Yahoo! have announced via their weather report that an algorithm update is underway. This was spotted early yesterday by Robin in our Cape Town office, so well done there! [...]

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Tanya Goodin opens the Grade R classroom block

31 October 2007 | Tanya Goodin

With the excitement of South Africa’s victory over England in the Rugby World Cup Final still in the air we headed down the N2 along the now familiar route to Vuyani Primary School for the [...]

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Optimising Sites Internationally

31 October 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Google Webmaster Tools Now Helps! Vannessa Fox has just posted something that we have been waiting for for a long time, and it’s not chocolate, which is a shame. Google Webaster Tools has just made [...]

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Saga gets Social!

31 October 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Social Media not just for the young – but we knew that! Saga has successfully launched a Social Media section aimed at the over 50′s called the Saga Zone and it is proving to be very [...]

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US likley to extend Internet Tax Ban

31 October 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Local Authorities cannot levy taxes for another 7 years An interesting story in the FT this morning is how the US House of Representatives has voted to extend a ban on local authorities levying taxes [...]

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Page Rank Update – Updated!

30 October 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Reverse in some Page Rank values Hot on the heels of the latest round of Page Rank updates it looks like Google is reversing some of the ‘penalties’ imposed on sites allegedly for selling links. [...]

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Baidu still leader of the pack in China

29 October 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Search giant continues to dominate Chinese market Chinese search engine Baidu announced on Friday that its third quarter profits have more than doubled, despite Google’s attempts to expand in China. In a statement, Robin Li, [...]

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Google Page Rank Update

27 October 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Page Rank Update Ongoing Google has started a Page Rank update, the first in many a month. While it is sort of useful bear in mind it is usually a few months out of date [...]

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Microsoft takes a stake in Facebook

25 October 2007 | Tanya Goodin

$240 million gets 1.6% stake Microsoft has beaten off competition from Google and invested in Facebook with a small stake of 1.6% which values Facebook at about $15 billion. This follows Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s [...]

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Report Google Bugs – Now!

24 October 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Matt Cutts opens his ears If you have noticed any bugs on Google, particularly the International versions, then Matt Cutts of Google wants to know. A few have already been identified such as issues with [...]