Archive for March, 2008
As many site owners know, a good SEO plan needs link backs and the best type of link backs are one way links. One way meaning, a site is linking to you but you are not linking back to them in return. To help you get started, we have listed 10 directories below that allow [...]
Google, the world’s most popular internet search engine, has shown its commitment to the environment and to energy conservation by temporarily changing their homepage background color to black. This exercise was done to help raise awareness of an ongoing worldwide energy conservation effort known as Earth Hour. The goal of this exercise is to encourage [...]
A Googlebot is a search bot used by Google to gather documents from the internet to help construct a searchable index for the Google search engine.
There are versions of a Googlebot, deepbot and freshbot. A deepbot’s basic function is to download as many pages as it can from the internet to Google’s database. Indexers. This [...]
A web bot, also known as a bot, web crawler, web spider or web robot is an application or automated script designed to methodically search the internet to find updated content and information from websites and transport the information to a database.
This practice helps make sure that internet users receive the most accurate, current [...]
Some definite practices webmasters and SEO’s should avoid according to Google’s Quality Guidelines include the following:
Avoid hidden text or hidden links.
Don’t use cloaking or sneaky redirects.
Don’t send automated queries to Google.
Don’t load pages with irrelevant keywords.
Don’t create multiple pages, subdomains, or domains with substantially duplicate content.
Don’t create pages with malicious behavior, such as phishing or [...]
In a testament to grassroots, online community advertising and social networking, Craiglist has single-handedly forced newspaper and online classified advertising to re-evaluate their practices.
Craigslist eschews any of the glossy, slow-loading and irrelevant advertising that crowds the computer screens like other online classifieds, especially those produced by traditional newspaper companies. With it’s straight to the [...]
There are several actions that webmasters can take to help make their websites more bot friendly. Some of the best practices a webmaster can use include the following, in no particular order:
Make sure all hyperlinks links work and go where they are supposed to.
Make sure content is easy to read, clear, relevant and keyword [...]
At dBaseMedia, we are committed to helping our clients achieve maximum returns for their online advertising and marketing budgets. We [...]
Want one way, free links, with a decent PR?
Try using web directories with a PR3 or higher. Below we’ve listed 5 good directories to get you started, they are free and provide one way linking, plus they are all page ranked at 3.
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Yahoo! made an announcement today that they have launched “Fire Eagle”. It’s a tool to help people stay connected through location using technology. You can’t sign up just yet, but you can request an invitation since they are only allowing signup’s via invitation only at this time.
Here’s what Yahoo! says about Fire Eagle:
Fire Eagle [...]