Tag Archives: Search Engine Industry News

SEO Sends A Message To Google Via Robots.txt

Rishi Lakhani posted on Twitter a link to an awesome robots.txt file he wrote at fastfwd.com/robots.txt which says "DEAR GOOGLE, SINCE THIS IS THE ONLY TIME YOU COME TO ME, LET ME TALK TO YOU...

Matt Cutts Hearts His Google+ Followers

A couple weeks after Matt Cutts announced his official resignation from Google he posted potentially a final post on Google+ - it was <3. <...

Matt Cutts Officially Resigns From Google

With no surprise to I am sure most of you, Matt Cutts, the man at Google who helped shaped the SEO community from within the search engine, has announced he has officially resigned from Google. His last date at Google officially was December 31, 2016...

Brett Tabke, WebmasterWorld Founder, Wins Lifetime Achievement US Search Award

At Pubcon last week they held the US Search Awards and Brett Tabke...

Search Engine Strategies, Industries First Conference Shuts Down

Sad news for the industry broke yesterday, although there is no official word from the owners of Search Engine Strategies. The conference program founded by Danny Sullivan back in November 18, 1999 in San Francisco under the Search Engine Watch brand...

Moz Laid Off 28% Of Staff Including The Community Team To Realign With Search

Many of us have really good friends and colleagues at Moz. In fact, I've known Rand Fishkin since before there was a Moz/SEOMoz...

Facebook Is Looking To Hire A Highly Qualified SEO

Facebook has a job listing up to hire a SEO or SEM engineer. I am not sure why it says SEO or SEM, why not SEO & SEM or SEO only or SEM only because the job description seems very SEO oriented. The deal is...

WebmasterRadio.fm Acquired By Cranberry & Rebrands As Cranberry.fm

News this week broke that Cranberry, a content marketing, and amplification platform founded by PRWebâs founder David McInnis, has acquired WebmasterRadio.FM. With that, WebmasterRadio.FM is now known as Cranberry.fm. WebmasterRadio...

April Fools Jokes From Google & Bing In 2016

Truth is, I hate April Fools day because it messes with people like me who try to find real news. But some of the jokes make me laugh, so it is all good. Also I have way too much going on, on the 1st of the month. Client billing, payroll, my weekly video...