All posts by barry@rustybrick.com (Barry Schwartz)

Loch Ness Monster Transit Directions In Google Maps

On Google+, Google posted a new Google Maps easter egg that lets you do directions by Loch Ness Monster aka Nessie.

Google wrote…

June 2014 Google Webmaster Report

May was an incredibly busy month for Google SEO related topics, specifically seeing Panda 4.0 roll out, the Google Spam algo being updated, press release sites taking a dive and several unconfirmed updates that Google wouldn’t talk about…

You Can Now Connect Your Google+ Page With Your Google Maps Listing

You can finally connect your Google+ company page to your Google Maps listing.

For the past year or so, I had two listings for my company in Google+. Then, somehow, I had a third. Now…

Surprise: Most Of You Dislike The New Google Design For Ads & Results

Back in March, Google launched their redesigned search results page, which removed the yellow background color for the ads and gave things a bit more spacing. Jon Wiley from Google said then the new design “improves readability and creates an overall cleaner look…

Daily Search Forum Recap: June 3, 2014

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web…

Important: Patch Your All in One SEO Pack WordPress Plugin

Personally, I am not a fan of WordPress or software products that are completely open to anyone who can read their code – but that is me…

Google’s Cutts On Content Without Links

Google’s Matt Cutts answered a question on video on how Google handles content with little or no links…