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    Google Confirmed Panda Update 21 : 1.1% Query Affected

    November 7, 2012

    I could see a big traffic change for few of my blogs starting form 5th November 2012. Initially I thought it’s a Monday effect as 4th Nov was Weekend, but similarly I could see many bloggers asking in the Webmaster forum about traffic change from 5th November. Today (7th November), Google confirmed about the panda data refresh which affected less than 1.1 English queries. Panda data refresh rolling out. ~1.1% of English queries noticeably affected. ...

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    How to Write a Great SEO Article Without Spamming

    November 6, 2012
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    Reading this heading you might wonder “What is the difference between a SEO article and a normal one? If you have never heard about SEO before it will be quite difficult to understand that there is a slight, but very important difference between a Normal and SEO optimized article. And reading how some people talk about SEO as if it was rocket science might discourage you to even try to understand it. But here’s the ...

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    Time to Reconstruct Your SEO Strategy

    October 28, 2012
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    Google’s web spam team has changed the face of SEO. This year the change was drastic, leading webmasters and SEO consultants to question and change strategies. Changes from Google are endless and SEO will progressively be tested with every alteration of search algorithm. One thing, however, is evident from all changes: priority is for readers. Learn Which new algo and when it is added by Google Search, SEO’s power to rank sites is undisputable. The element to ...

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    How to Remove Spam Backlinks using Google Disavow links Tool

    October 17, 2012
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    Google Disavow links tool is one of the most awaited and talked feature after Penguin update. Before I talk about this latest addition from Google Webmaster team, lets do a Time-travel. Back in April, When Google launched Google Penguin update, which is one of the major update after Panda algo change, it storm the whole SEO blogsphere and it cleaned the link spam by Private blog networks, bulk link buying or link spam in any ...

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    Google Panda 20th Update : 2.4% English Search Impacted

    October 10, 2012
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    Last week I talked about Google exact match domain update which was launched on 28th September 2012 and surprisingly at the same time, Google also rolled out a major Google Panda update. According to SEL, this major panda update happened on 27th September 2012 and almost 2.4% search engine queries for English language is impacted with this update. This is the 20th iteration of Panda update and changing the name convention for Panda updates, it’s call ...

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    Google’s View on Guest Blogging for Links?

    October 10, 2012
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    One of the topic which I have discussed in the past is is it worth asking for links while guest posting and there is no doubt, after Penguin and panda updates, Guest blogging comes out as one of the most lucrative way to generate high quality backlinks. From last 5 months, I have noticed a great increase in number of guest posts submitted at ShoutMeLoud, and needless to say almost 40% of such articles are written just for ...

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    SEO Optimization of Blog – Is it really that hard ?

    October 8, 2012
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    SEO is a word that a blogger always worries about. I don’t understand why should you give so much importance to SEO when there are other things to concentrate on !!! When you blog, you must think of your readers and not of the search engines. Write epic content that compels your readers to come back for more. Search engines will notice this rush and will index your blog posts more quickly. Wouldn’t that be ...

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    Exact Match Domain Penalty Added to Google Algo

    October 3, 2012
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    Google rolled out a new algo update in which they mentioned they will be penalize low quality exact match domains (EMD penalty). Many Webmasters who are into micro niche blogging, for them exact match domain penalty seems like one of the worse update. As announced by Matt Cutts on Twitter: https://twitter.com/mattcutts/status/251784203597910016 https://twitter.com/mattcutts/status/251789327691042816 This new algo change will affect “Exact-match” domains with low quality content. Earlier, exact match domains are priceless as they have the advantage ...

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