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Matt Cutts Explains How To Avoid Buying A Domain That Has Been Penalized By Google

Matt Cutts, Google’s head of search spam, answers a question about buying domains in his latest Webmaster Help […] Author information Matt Southern Matt Southern is a marketing, communications and public relations professional. He provides strategic digital marketing services at an agency called Bureau in Ontario, Canada. He has a bachelors degree in communication and …

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Google’s Matt Cutts: How To Avoid Buying A Domain Name Previously Ruined By Spammers

In his latest video, Google head of web spam (and, today, Boston Marathon runner) Matt Cutts offers a few quick tips to avoid purchasing a domain name that may have been previously destroyed by a spammer. The video is in response to the following question from a site owner who purchased a bad… . About …

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Google’s Matt Cutts On SEO Myths: Ads Correlate To Organic Results & More…

In a recent video from Google Head of Search Spam Matt Cutts, Matt talks about the biggest SEO myths he sees today. By far, the biggest myth, according to Cutts, is how people think Google makes changes to their search results with the only intent of making more money. Matt said buying or not… . …

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Google’s Cutts On Big SEO Myths Are…

Google’s Matt Cutts released a video on the topic of some of the largest SEO myths out today. He broke it down into two categories: (1) Ads and their influence on organic results. (2) Quick fixes to break Google’s algorithm. On the ads from… Search Engine Roundtable

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Matt Cutts Stars In Parody “Spam Around The World” Video

Matt Cutts has been the subject of a number of parody/comedy videos during his tenure as the chief of Google’s webspam team, and the latest has him starring in a rap-style clip called “Spam Around The World.” It’s a collage of clips from past webmaster videos edited together… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines …

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Google’s Matt Cutts Explains The Differences Between 404 & 410 Status Codes

Google’s head of search spam, Matt Cutts, posted a video today explaining the difference in how Google handles 404 and 410 error status codes. Both 404 and 410s are errors for a web page or document not being available, however a 410 is defined as “gone” forever. So 410s are more… . About SEO, PPC, …

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Google’s Matt Cutts Lobbying To Reward Secure Sites With Better Rankings

Rolfe Winkler on the Wall Street Journal blog reports on “private conversations” that Google’s head of search spam, Matt Cutts has within Google about rewarding sites with higher rankings in the search results that have better security. This is news that has come out of SMX West,… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & …

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A Myth Revived: Matt Cutts on Thematic Links

Dave Davies wrote a 3-part “history” of Matt Cutts’ public statements on Search Engine Watch. I only glanced through the first article and stopped reading at the following section: Links AT SES London, Cutts came right out and said what… Read more → SEO Theory

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What Matt Cutts Said About Directories And A Discount

  A while back I asked Best Of The Web (BOTW) President Greg Hartnett about a change the directory had implemented, seems they added nofollow attributes to their Sponsored Link section.  Regular directory listings were still attribute free but sponsored links went pink.  I was curious to know why they made this change so I asked, here …

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Matt Cutts Explains How Google Separates Popularity From True Authority by @mattsouthern

Matt Cutts, Google’s head of search spam, answer’s a question about ranking signals in his latest Webmaster Help video where a user writes in to ask: As Google continues to add social signals to the algorithm, how do you separate simple popularity from true authority? Matt says he’s disregarding the assumptions made about social signals …

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Google’s Matt Cutts: We Can Improve Our Algorithms For Authorities On Topics

In an interesting video released by Matt Cutts, Google’s head of webspam, Matt answers the question on how Google separates the concept of popularity from authority? The truth is, he answered that question quickly by saying popularity and authority are two different things. The example he… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search …

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Matt Cutts Answers: “When Will Google Stop Updating Its Search Results?” by @mattsouthern

Matt Cutts, Google’s head of search spam, answered a question about Google updates in his latest Webmaster Help video where a user simply wrote in to ask: When will you stop changing things? Matt says Google can’t stop doing this for a variety of reasons. The web is always changing, Matt explains. Since the web …

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Google’s Matt Cutts April Fools Video: No We Won’t Stop Changing; While Shirt Constantly Changes

If you didn’t have enough April Fools day fun today, here is one more for you. In today’s video from Matt Cutts, Matt answered a real question from Dave in the UK, who asked, “When will Google stop updating its search results?” The answer was never! And to prove his point,… . About SEO, PPC, …

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Google’s Matt Cutts: Almost All Penalties Are For Quality Violations

The other day, Steve Plunkett asked Matt Cutts of Google, what percentage of penalties/filters are based on violations of Google’s Quality Guidelines versus technology issues or bugs on the webmaster side? Search Engine Roundtable

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Matt Cutts Explains How To Tell Google Multiple Domains Are Related by @mattsouthern

Matt Cutts, Google’s head of search spam, answers a question about linking domains together in his latest Webmaster Help video where a user writes in to ask: Is there any way Google identifies “sister” websites? For example, relationships between ebay.co.uk and ebay.com? Does linking from one to the other is taken as paid or unnatural? …

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