If you’ve been focusing on links to build up your website, you’re going to encounter problems.  While good, high quality links aren’t going to hurt your rankings, you should know that according to Google, having a high quality site that people enjoy visiting and would like to share with their friends will help you far…

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Lately, the internet and anything related to it has exploded with the news of PRISM, a government operation to monitor internet use for possible terrorism.   What is PRISM? As reported by The Washington Post and The Guardian on Thursday, June 6th, the program is an effort with its roots in anti-terrorism measures in 2007, …

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Google’s work to target spammy links has those who use black hat techniques up in arms.  A new algorithm is set deliberately to search out and destroy websites that use spammy links, such as payday loans, and those who made the websites are rather upset about it. The algorithm is still quite new.  It was…

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Anyone trying to put ads on Google now has a leg up on the competition. After all, when you’re buying something, “sight unseen” is generally not going to grab your attention so much. Now, Google search ads can give sellers the benefit of a picture. Google AdWords now has image extensions on their ads. This…

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