Archive | September, 2012


Google’s EMD Algo Update – Early Data

Posted by Dr. Pete Recently, I wrote about changes we’ve been tracking in how Google treats Exact-Match Domains (EMDs). Yesterday (Friday, 9/28), Matt Cutts tweeted the following message: It was initially unclear what “upcoming” meant and whether the change was in progress or would roll out later in the weekend. Matt went on to say […]


Google Plus Users Climb to 400 Million – Opposing Views

Opposing Views Google Plus Users Climb to 400 MillionOpposing ViewsAt the time when Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) launched Google+ it wanted to compete with social networking giant Facebook (NASDAQ:FB). Senior Vice President of Engineering at Google, Vic Gundotra, reported that Google+ users have reached over 400 …Google+ now home to 400 million total users, 100 million […]