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Forum: The Padded Room 07-24-2007
Replies: 3
Views: 1,237
Posted By Big Juice
Thoughts

Thinking – I don’t often get accused of that.

Clearly I am not good at apologizing but I did make the attempt none the less. Whether or not you accept that apology is beyond my control so I too am...
Forum: The Padded Room 07-23-2007
Replies: 3
Views: 1,237
Posted By Big Juice
EvilGreenMonkey Disallows Feces Flinging in Forum

Ah - the padded room looked like it might have been a good place to air out some laundry but as usual certain people couldn’t have adult discussions on contentious topics without getting nasty.
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Forum: The Padded Room 07-19-2007
Replies: 18
Views: 6,238
Posted By Big Juice
Danny Sullivan Allegedly Succumbs to Wikipedian Bullying

Recently Durova (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Durova), a Wikipedia administrator, wrote an article for Danny Sullivan’s Search Engine Land (http://searchengineland.com/) web site entitled SEO...
Forum: Yahoo Directory 05-29-2007
Replies: 5
Views: 17,209
Posted By Big Juice
Ya but...

Normally I would agree with you on that thought Marcia but the problem is; the good folks over at Yahoo told me that the problem was with the old directory listings within the many geo-specific...
Forum: Google Web Search 05-18-2007
Replies: 9
Views: 6,220
Posted By Big Juice
Cash Grab

If the other specialty search engines (Image, Blog, Video and such) had been able to perform better in terms of generating income I highly doubt that they would be forcing them into the profitable...
Forum: Yahoo Directory 05-07-2007
Replies: 5
Views: 17,209
Posted By Big Juice
Yahoo Directories Can Hurt Your Site!

About 1 year ago I contacted the fine people at Yahoo to find out why I could never get a client’s site indexed beyond the main index page. After checking to make sure that the site wasn’t in...
Forum: Google Web Search 04-13-2007
Replies: 9
Views: 1,950
Posted By Big Juice
Always look at their shoes....

Just kidding about the shoes.

The first thing I always look at is their META work on past projects. TITLE tags will certainly lend some insight into their keyword selection when compared to the...
Forum: Google Web Search 04-13-2007
Replies: 49
Views: 9,445
Posted By Big Juice
Christopher Robinson

Trying to do the right things sometimes rewards us with results we didn't want.

Young site with not a lot of links can not fair too well in Google and while I might have expected you to have decent...
Forum: Other Google Issues 02-05-2007
Replies: 1
Views: 1,559
Posted By Big Juice
Google Alerts

I am a big fan of Google Alerts as I find them to be quite useful for tracking many events and news items that interest me. The other day I received a Google Alert for a particular topic and I...
Forum: MSN Search 11-22-2006
Replies: 7
Views: 4,510
Posted By Big Juice
Because Live Sucks!

I for one am not impressed by the new Live site. I am not saying this because my site has lost its ranking since the change. I have dozens of sites that maintain their #1 ranking for their targeted...
Forum: MSN Search 05-05-2006
Replies: 6
Views: 2,141
Posted By Big Juice
Hard to pinpoint

A good rule of thumb is about 3 weeks although I have seen it happen in less time then that. The best way to get a handle on decent guesstimate would be to observe the cache info over several crawls....
Forum: MSN Search 05-04-2006
Replies: 6
Views: 2,141
Posted By Big Juice
And before any of you start messaging about ethics

It really isn't a question of ethics as my clients pay me to provide this service and they didn't object when I did this for them so they wouldn't complain when I use their site for someone else's....
Forum: MSN Search 05-04-2006
Replies: 6
Views: 2,141
Posted By Big Juice
Search Engine Submissions - Do people still do that?

You shouldn't need to use a submission service or the submit a site system on the search engines ever again if you do one very simple thing... place a link to the site you want indexed on a website...
Forum: Link Building 02-21-2006
Replies: 6
Views: 2,212
Posted By Big Juice
We shall see...

Thanks for the input Chris. I understand what you are saying here and yes it does sound a little conspiratorial however, the group of sites that seems to be targeting one of my client sites seems to...
Forum: Link Building 02-21-2006
Replies: 6
Views: 2,212
Posted By Big Juice
Ah but what if...

I certainly hope you are right but I have some concerns over the direction that the engines are moving with regards to linking. I recall reading that sites can be adversely affected by the sites that...
Forum: Link Building 02-21-2006
Replies: 6
Views: 2,212
Posted By Big Juice
Links from bad neighborhoods!

Recently I started receiving requests from sites that are not only from bad neighborhoods but are probably deemed to be illegal in almost every country in the world. Now I am not going to question...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 01-09-2006
Replies: 13
Views: 2,393
Posted By Big Juice
Meta Descriptions

When done properly, the Meta Description tag is the first bit of relative content to be displayed in organic searches. This tag should be used to describe what the page is about and should focus on...
Forum: Other Google Issues 01-09-2006
Replies: 2
Views: 1,293
Posted By Big Juice
Original Content

Am I mistaken here or didn’t Google state (through unofficial channels) that their system is able to ferret out where content originates so that the right sites receive credit for their material? If...
Forum: Google Web Search 01-09-2006
Replies: 47
Views: 56,588
Posted By Big Juice
I didn't mean to imply that the age delay was...

I didn't mean to imply that the age delay was preventing my test from being indexed, the test was to see how Google would handle the Spammy-hyphenated domain. The spammy-hyphenated domain was not...
Forum: Google Web Search 01-09-2006
Replies: 47
Views: 56,588
Posted By Big Juice
Not sure if this is the same thing…

A while ago I mentioned in a thread about a test I was running on hyphenated domains and how the various engines handled them. Of the big 3, Google was the only one that wouldn’t even acknowledge the...
Forum: Link Building 12-19-2005
Replies: 24
Views: 11,034
Posted By Big Juice
Well said...

The bottom line should be... use common sense and don't link to anything that you wouldn't actually spend time viewing yourself.
Forum: Link Building 12-19-2005
Replies: 24
Views: 11,034
Posted By Big Juice
Reciprocal Link building – The Saga Continues

While it may not be possible to totally discount reciprocal linking as links form the weave of the web. Given the recent comments by some of the search engine people one can only deduce that the way...
Forum: Link Building 12-02-2005
Replies: 37
Views: 15,448
Posted By Big Juice
Again, I sent this to him via IM with no words...

Again, I sent this to him via IM with no words exchanged until after he had seen the page. His question about the thread brought on further dialogue which did bring on questions. Until he asked how...
Forum: Link Building 12-02-2005
Replies: 37
Views: 15,448
Posted By Big Juice
What can I say

Well PhilC I don't know what to say other than I sent him the link via an IM and asked him what his thoughts were. Now if I didn't want his honest opinion I suppose I could have provided him with my...
Forum: Other Google Issues 12-02-2005
Replies: 5
Views: 1,733
Posted By Big Juice
Depends on if the message is the important factor

I generate a lot of sports related articles for my own site (just over 1 year old) and used to publish these articles on 3 sportsbook sites (well established higher PR sites). When I first started...
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