Posts by Tanya Goodin

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Ask Search Engine New Privacy Tool: AskEraser

2 August 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Ask ensure greater privacy control for users A note from a few days ago saw Ask announce that by the end of the year they will have launched a system in the US and the [...]

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Google Time Stamping Sites to the minute

2 August 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Google now posting site information by the minute Thanks to search engine land (always a great resource for all manner of ‘search’ related topics) for pointing out that Google is now time stamping sites when [...]

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‘A word of gratitude’

1 August 2007 | Tanya Goodin

  We received this fax earlier this week from the headmaster of Vuyani School ‘On behalf of the SGB, educators, parents and learners of Vuyani Public Primary School, I would like to extend a word [...]

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Google ‘Supplemental’ Results No Longer Showing

1 August 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Google supplemental results set to disappear The Google ‘Supplemental’ results are already beginning to disappear from many of the data centers and have been absent from the main index results for a while now. To [...]

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How quick is Google to update their blog index?

30 July 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Get indexed on Google Blog in under two minutes, maybe less! Just a short piece here on how quick Google is to index content on their BlogSearch tool. A recent study by Blogstorm found that [...]

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Google new Meta Tag ‘Unavailable’ now live!

28 July 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Google now respond to ‘Unavailable’ meta tag After an announcement a couple of weeks ago Google will now recoginise and act on the new ‘Unavailable’ Meta Tag. By adding in the meta tag information into [...]

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Underscores are now word separators

27 July 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Google soon to recognise underscores in URLs Matt Cutts recently announced that Google would soon treat underscores in URLs as word separators by Google. Historically this was not possible so a URL like site.com/film_review .html [...]

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Wikipedia Showing In Search Results

25 July 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Wikipedia beginning to appear in new areas of the SERPs We have noticed in the last few days that Wikipedia listings are beginning to appear in SERPs (Search Engine Results Page) in areas that they [...]

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Google Related Searches now above the organic results

25 July 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Related Searches from Google moved from the bottom to the top Just taking a quick look around Google this morning and I noticed that the ‘Related Searches’ which appear fitfully, have now moved above the [...]

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Yahoo! Update in Progress

24 July 2007 | Tanya Goodin

Weather Report from Yahoo! Looks like there is an update taking place with the Yahoo! algorithm which should be completed by this weekend. Expect some shuffles while this is going on, we have already seen [...]