How A Search Engine Optimization Quote Can Help Your Business Grow in Richmond, VA

Posted by Patrick Smith

When you want to expand your presence online, selecting an SEO firm in Richmond, Virginia can be essential to your success. Receiving a search engine optimization quote can be the main determining factor as to whether a firm can assist you with accomplishing your aims. There are countless options available with regards to SEO firms. […]

Hacked Website Spam Running Rampant in Google Search Results

Posted by Patrick Smith

Over the past couple weeks, I have been seeing more and more hacked websites rank very well for topical keywords in the Google search results. It appears that all of the sites in question are in fact legitimate websites but somehow share a common vulnerability which enables them to be exploited by the hackers to […]

Yahoo! Shuts Down GeoCities & Blows SEO Opportunities Worth Millions

Posted by Patrick Smith

Yahoo! purchased the popular free web hosting service GeoCities in 1999 for $3.57 Billion dollars in stock. And on October 26, 2009, Yahoo! shut down GeoCities for good. Any website on GeoCities that was not transferred to a new web host by Monday is gone forever. Granted, most sites built on GeoCities were festering eyesores […]

Google Caught Manually Changing Search Results for The White House

Posted by Patrick Smith

I caught this tweet from RustyBrick this morning: “Amazing, Google changes search results for White House http://bit.ly/1BuL80.”  The link points to an article on SERoundtable.com which explains how Google has appeared to have “made a change” to push a certain page on www.whitehouse.gov show up at the top of the search results for a specific […]