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More on BigDaddy, Links, and Crawling

Filed in Google, Link Building by Matt McGee on May 16, 2006 0 Comments
More on BigDaddy, Links, and Crawling

An update to my recent Google, Linking, and BigDaddy post…… Matt Cutts has posted an extended entry on his blog about BigDaddy, and he offers a couple more nuggets about the impact of links on how your site is treated by BigDaddy. Specifically, he’s referring to sites that complained about losing pages in Google’s index [...]

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Google, Linking, and BigDaddy

Filed in Google, Link Building by Matt McGee on May 12, 2006 0 Comments
Google, Linking, and BigDaddy

I hit on this a bit last week with my Linking 101 post, and now here’s more from Google’s Matt Cutts about link trades, aka reciprocal links. It comes from a Threadwatch discussion complaining about the effects of Google’s “BigDaddy” infrastructure update on the quality of Google’s SERPs. Cutts replies and says that a lot [...]

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Finding pages to get links from

Filed in Link Building by Matt McGee on May 5, 2006 0 Comments
Finding pages to get links from

Jim Boykin of We Build Pages writes a couple terrific posts to help you find the best pages on others web sites to get links from. If you’re out there in the jungle looking for people to link to you, there’s a good chance your attitude is that you want the other site to put [...]

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Linking 101

Filed in Link Building by Matt McGee on May 2, 2006 0 Comments
Linking 101

I should really do a full page on this, but it’s super late so that will have to wait. I just spent some time reading and writing on the Search Engine Watch forum, and ran into a couple posts from people still caught up in the idea of reciprocal linking as a means to better [...]

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Directory links – be careful

Filed in Directories, Link Building by Matt McGee on April 28, 2006 0 Comments
Directory links – be careful

If you’ve read my Directories page, you know I’m counted in the links from trusted directories are still an important part of SEM camp. Dan Thies (of SEO Research Labs) adds some more tips on finding trusted directories — namely, by looking for any paid links the directory may be selling, and how those links [...]

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Build Links Naturally

Filed in Link Building by Matt McGee on April 21, 2006 0 Comments
Build Links Naturally

I also suspect the subject of link building will be a frequent one here on SBS. It was the subject of a panel discussion at this week’s WebmasterWorld PubCon event, and WebProNews has a brief recap of some of the session comments. What stands out the most for me is this comment from Eric Ward, [...]

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