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For Oversee.net, ShopWiki Is Another Ill-Timed Acquisition

Latest big acquisition hit hard by Google algorithm updates. Oversee.net has made a few big acquisitions over the years, and something always seems to go wrong.

By |July 6th, 2011|Recent Domain News|Comments Off

It’s Time for a Goldilocks Rethink of the Mega Content Hub

Small sites and big sites both have drawbacks for search traffic. It’s been a rough couple months for web publishers with massive content libraries. Google’s “Panda” update put a huge dent in these sites’ traffic metrics. With lost traffic comes lost ad revenue

By |April 26th, 2011|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

Google Panda Estimates Are All Over the Board, and None Are Accurate

Reports of traffic changes aren’t very accurate. I’ve seen a number of reports estimating the damage to major content sites from Google’s so-called Panda updates. I’ve come to one conclusion: none of them are more than directionally accurate.

By |April 25th, 2011|Recent Domain News|0 Comments