Tag Archive: search

The activity on my page shows any human that I spend time interacting with people. Makes sense that the search engines want to know that too.

While I’m there for the conversations.. cool to know I’m help you rank higher too

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Twitter on Google

Danny Sullivan from Search Engine Land recently asked Google and Bing some questions on how they use social data from Twitter and Facebook. In particular, he wanted to know how that data influenced regular web search results. As we all know being found on the first page of Google in search results can drive a lot of traffic to your blog and website and research shows that nearly 90% of all clicks on links on Google come from being on the first page of Google.

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The search engines are tracking what gets tweeted and “liked” on Facebook.

Do you like search results with friend connections?

Here’s a fun tale of Google engineers running a sting operation on Microsoft

Tags, boost, places, boost

Lot’s of new terms to keep track of… so Google tells us how they rank results

Relevance – results that categorically match what has been searched

Prominence – results that are “well known, trusted” and show solid data from other sources on the web

Distance – results that are near your search criteria or known location