“I am an important AdWords customer and recently I have seen a drop in ranking for my site. Why can’t I get advice on optimizing my site for Google’s search results through my AdWords point of contact?” Christoffel Hiltermann, Dublin Some people still ask me whether or not investment on […]
“Can you provide more details on how Google uses ‘human raters’ as part of their algorithm?” AJ Kohn, San Francisco, CA Mr. Matt Cutts of Google explains the details of rating process including “Human Raters” in the video.
“I use the Google Toolbar to monitor PageRank. I read on the Internet that it gives old and quite unreliable data. Can I have reliable real-time PageRank information about the sites I administer? And how can I identify causes of a PageRank drop? “ Silviot, Torino, Italy Google Toolbar Page […]
“Google has expressed in the past that frequently updated pages get a boost in rankings (QDF), that seems to favour blogs and news sites over company sites, which have less reason to be updated often. How important of a signal is ‘freshness’?” Ivan, Canada Whether you need to frequently modify […]
“I’m interested in finding out how Google currently views subdomains — whether there’s any difference between a site structured as a group of subdomains and one structured as a group of subdirectories.” Bob, Somerville, MA Using subdomains or subdirectories, which would it be advantageous to SEO? By listening to a […]