Bing Announces Strong SEO Suggestions

Bing’s Duane Forrester recently posted about “27 Things that Help and Hurt SEO” which you can read here. I’ll get into what these 27 things are but I want to add a 28th item.  Something that Duane said prior to showing the list.  He wrote an introduction that, if you read between the lines of […]

Making Sense of Google’s New Privacy Policy

As you may have heard, Google is updating it’s privacy policy on March 1st, 2012.  So I thought I’d take a look at it and see just what’s changing, how it affects us, and what we can do (if anything). Essentially what Google is doing is consolidating over 60 separate privacy policies into one which […]

Force Google to Notice You

Screenshot of search results showing authorship

Back in mid-to-late 2010, I published a blog post that explained in detail about rel=author.  Essentially, it’s an easy way for users to see your head shot when they do a search in Google. Here’s an example.  All I’ve done here is a search on “google rankings drop” and in this screenshot alone, there are […]