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August 16, 2006

GoogleGuy's Secret Identity Revealed


June 6, 2005

Google's Secret Lab


June 2, 2005

Google Do's and Don'ts


June 1, 2005

Google Update Bourbon Not Over Yet


March 8, 2005

Google Bans Itself for Cloaking


March 1, 2005

Remove Keywords, Increase Impressions: AdWords


June 28, 2004

Google Bans Traffic Power and its Clients


May 26, 2004

AdWords Selling PageRank Not Allowed?

AdWords Selling PageRank are Allowed

Not at SES or PubCon


May 25, 2004

GoogleGuy Goes Quiet


May 24, 2004

Problems for a new AdWords User

PageRank For Sale


May 20, 2004

What is Wrong with AdWords?


May 13, 2004

Google Banner AdWords


May 5, 2004

Instant AdWords Clicks?

Tracking AdWords Clicks

AdWords Date Range Features Global

New AdWords Gambling Policy Explained

AdWords Delay when Changing CPC


May 4, 2004

New Adwords Date Range Features

Delay for Pausing AdWords

AdWords Login Page Down


May 3, 2004

AWA hits 1000


April 30, 2004

One Adwords Ad per Advertiser

Perks for SEMs managing AdWords

AdWords Affiliate Program

AdWords Account Review Example

Gambling Adwords Error


April 29, 2004

New AdWords Ads don't trigger Review of old ones

AdWords Impressions Fluctuations


April 27, 2004

$300 AdWords Coupons

AdWords Budget based on 2% CTR

Using Deleted AdWords Keywords doe not erase History

Adwords Recommended Budget


April 26, 2004

Google AdWords Stats

Case-Sensitive Google AdWords?

Resetting AdWords Keyword History

Ad Group Blanked Out?

45 Hour AdWords Outage (Typo)

Average AdWords CTR

Ad Changes Pull Ads From AdSense


April 22, 2004

GoogleGuy Confirms that Underscores are not Word Separators

Big Google AdWords Conversion Image

AdWords Credit Card Limi Exceeded

At Risk Keywords with Good CTR

Google Reach Stats

Erasing AdWords Keyword History

Competitors bidding on Adwords

Google Reaches 80% of Internet Users?

AdWords Keyword Status Factors


April 21, 2004

AdWords Credit Card declined


April 19, 2004

GoogleGuy Says Stop

Trademarks not fair game yet


April 13, 2004

AdWords Trademark Policy


April 12, 2004

Change to Google AdWords Trademark Policy

Google Reports Non-existant Backlinks?

Real Words Better than Stemming

Directory Sites at the top of Google

One Page Sites can have High PageRank

Complete List of Google Domains

Nothing New Over the Weekend

Search Engine Competition


April 11, 2004

More Competition for Google is Awesome

Favorite Thread

Google's Priorities

New Google Changes ar Non-Commercial?


April 10, 2004

Google is not the Only Search Engine

Tree-like LInking Strutures and Sitemaps

Purpose Built Sites

Google Privacy Concerns Grow

Changing IP and Google News


April 9, 2004

Pre-Easter Orders Down

Local PageRank for Local Search?


April 8, 2004

Google's Krane Lied

The Case for not Manually Editing Search Results


April 7, 2004

Google AdWords Server Problems

Reasons for Changes in AdWords CTR

Internal and Extrnal Backlinks Carry Same Weight?

Defining Extremist Organizations

Google Won't Manually Adjust Results

AdWords Server Down

Tweaking and Testing AdWords

Strange AdWords Stats

Diminishing Returns of PageRank

Google Hidden Text Flagging

Google may use Old Version


April 6, 2004

Busting Out Laughing

Searching Google AdWords

More Sales through AdWords

No AdWords Impressions

Emailing Google AdWords


April 5, 2004

18 new languages for AdWords

Pre-qualified AdWords Clicks

AdWords Destination URL per Keyword

Backlinks can't hurt you

Google May Crawl Links on Noindex Page

AdWords Login Problem

AdWords Account on Hold

Proper Country Spelling

AdWords Premuim Placement Factors

New Languages and Currencies

Sensitive AdWords Keywords

AdWords Campaign End Date

Google Re-spiderd in a Day

URL Code in Link: Search


April 4, 2004

Google Indexed First 101K of a Document

High Google Ranking for Text-less Page

Nofollow and Google Spidering

Everyman = Kackle = Scarecrow?

Birthday Message on Gmail


April 2, 2004

AdWords Interface in Hindi

CTR for Google AdWords

AdWords Destination URL Down

GoogleGuy's Take on Gmail

Gmail is no Joke


April 1, 2004

New AdWords Pricing Model

AdWords Traffic Estimator

Root Domain for Display URL

AdWords Display vs Destination URL

AdWords Support Number

Google April Fools Jokes

Gmail April Fools Days News Coverage

Google Lunar Job

GMail from Google

Google Email April Fools Joke?


March 31, 2004

Google Email (GMail?)

'Mystery' AdWords Situations

Few People Clicked on Directory Links

Google's Mission with Gmail

AdSense Security Certificate

Google Search Results per Page

AdWords Control Panel Problem

Editing an Approved AdWords Ad


March 29, 2004

Dillo Browser

Shifting around

Canadian 1.6 times Smarter than Americans

Google Directory Demoted

Google Forgets Canada

Google Numrange Shortcuts

Google "more" Link

Google Personalized Search

Google Numrange (Number Range)

Language Suggestion for Google Personalized

New Google Features: Personalized Search, New Look, and Numrange

No personalized search for Safari or Mac IE?

Google Personalized Slider


March 28, 2004

IE-OE Issue with Related Searches


March 27, 2004

Googlers are Reading


March 26, 2004

Blipping Over

Make Money Writing Google Ads

AdWords Feedback for Meeting


March 25, 2004

Printing the Feedback

'At Risk' AdWords Keywords

Feedback on Adwords

Linking Structure for Google

Links better than Google Submit


March 23, 2004

No Google Update this Weekend

Adwords, Adsense don't Affect Rankings


March 22, 2004

Expired Domains and Google PageRank

Ides of March

Not a Google Update


March 19, 2004

Driving with Larry Page?

Yahoo! adds 'Web Rank' to Toolbar


March 18, 2004

Opting Out of Google Local Search

Good Geographical Information

Google Local Search - City vs. Zip

Dead Cat Bounce


March 17, 2004

Local Search is Still Beta

Google Launches Local Search on Google.com

Google PageRank Updates Every Day?


March 16, 2004

Drive-by Comments

PageRank and Backlinks Updated

Google Negates Multiple DMOZ Links?

PageRank Log Scale Coefficients

Google Crawls Javascript

Europeans Love Google


March 15, 2004

Google and Snail Mail

Programmer Logic


March 14, 2004

Worthless Google Links

Toggle New Google Look


March 12, 2004

Google Rebuilds Canonicalization Data every Few Months

File Extensions in Google


March 11, 2004

PR Updates once a Quarter?

New Google Canonicalization Rules

New Design for GoogleGuy Says

Get Links to get Indexed by Google

Repeat the Search...

Crawled Links Counted for PR

Keep Page Size below 101K for Google

Sergey Brin Interviews

Robots.tx, nofollow, noindex

Non-Standard Extensions and Google


March 7, 2004

Less Weight for Add Url Submissions

Near Daily Google Updates

Googlebot/Test User Agent


March 5, 2004

Google Superbots Coming?

Googlebot User-Agent Change


March 3, 2004

AdSense Stats on Different Domains


March 2, 2004

Google Alien Clarification

Google Feedback at Conference

Google Taken Over by Aliens


March 1, 2004

Google Reunites Friends


February 28, 2004

Other Search Engines

Penalty Pending

Link Stuffer = Bad Neighbourhood?


February 27, 2004

Linking to Bad Neighborhood

Offering to Help


February 26, 2004

Shorter Dynamic URLs are Better

Toolbar GoogleBot Connection a Myth?

Google sees two pages instead of one

Has Google had it's day?

404 on URL removal tool


February 23, 2004

Google Acts Against Blog Comment Spamming


February 22, 2004

Think about Google Stemming

Many Google Questions


February 21, 2004

Top Google Topics


February 20, 2004

AdWords Glossary

Spam changes pending

bAdWords

Newer data percolating in

Brandy should be done


February 19, 2004

Brandy ends tonight?

New look for Google

Google always changing

Brandy Update: 2-3 data centers to go

Google URL Canonicalization


February 18, 2004

Linking to Supplemental Results

Large spikes on weekeneds

Switching IPs for International Google

No Penalty for Email Spam List

Partial versus Full Google Indexing

Googlebot trends

Safe IP Switching for Google


February 17, 2004

4 Billion Pages in Google


February 16, 2004

PageRank for Dynamic and ASP Pages


February 15, 2004

Definition of SEO versus Spam

City Widgets

No Googe Boost from DMOZ

Google likes information resources

High Quality Site First

Super Spammers

Google goal: every language

Denial of Google Over Optimization Penalty

Semantics in Google Results

New signs of quality

Brandy will take a few more days

Brandy Google Data Centers


February 14, 2004

Google crawls HTTPS


February 13, 2004

Brandy Update Data Center

Keyword brandyupdate

Google problem with DMOZ?

brandyupdate feedback

Crazy Janie and the Chicken Man

Commercial versus Information sites in Google

Chnage to the site: operator

Algo versus PR Updates

Brandy Update reduces Spam

Working Late on Update Night

Google Change (instead of update)

Google Update Brandy has begun

Naysayers will come (if you update)

Austin Feedback


February 12, 2004

Google getting fresher

codeOutsideHTMLIsLocked tag

CSS Based Menu and Google

Googlebot can't see server side includes

Linking different language version of sites

Getting back in after site outage


February 10, 2004

Affiliates cause Google penalty?

Google indexed robots banned urls

Space in URL in Google results


February 6, 2004

Duplicate URL problem fixed

Duplicate URLs and Corn Pizza

Curious about duplicate URLs

Same URL showing twice in Google

HTTP 1.1 and Virtual Hosting

Many sites, same IP addres


February 4, 2004

Thanks for Austin Feedback

Austin Update Feedback


February 3, 2004

Thinking about fractals

Fractal Snowflake Problem


February 1, 2004

Drop That Flash

Google Flash Spidering

Automated Tests

Google canonicalization problems


January 31, 2004

Email the crawl people

Related searches experiment

German subdomain Google spam

Tripod site gone from Google

Anglefire sites gone from Google

Cloaking and translations

Infinite sub domains

Evolutionary Process for Google


January 30, 2004

Google cloaking versus copyright infringement

Orkut goes down


January 28, 2004

Dutch SEO sites cloaking


January 27, 2004

Status bar message don't cause Google penalty

Google crawls javascript links?


January 24, 2004

Googe Update: Austin

Google Mysteries


January 23, 2004

Data center DNS aliases gone

The Google 20% rule

Orkut on Linux

Google employees get 20% personal time


January 22, 2004

Google launches Orkut

Allinanchor not working?

Google DC DNS aliases removed

Google data center aliases going away


January 20, 2004

Using Characters instead of letters

Google follows any valid link


January 19, 2004

SERPs


January 18, 2004

Robots.txt and disallowed pages


January 17, 2004

301 redirects go back to the queue


January 15, 2004

Mars Rover Google Logo


January 13, 2004

Google results not affected by advertising


January 12, 2004

topic_id paramter is okay


January 9, 2004

Google Whois Search

Google and Carrier Bradshaw


January 8, 2004

Stemming is SEO neutral

Google Sex in the City


January 5, 2004

Long parameters look like session IDs


January 3, 2004

Make dynamic URLs look static


January 2, 2004

Absolute links have less chance of getting messed up


January 1, 2004

2004 New Years Logo

Use absolute links for Google

Degree from Maryland

TiVo boosting parties


December 31, 2003

Google branding in Brin address?


December 30, 2003

Sergey Brin Commencement Address


December 29, 2003

Pet Peeve : spyware

Spyware hijacks Google

phpBB not indexed by Google?


December 27, 2003

Googlebots take Christman off


December 22, 2003

Corn on a pizza

Technical side of Google


December 21, 2003

GG posts in profile


December 20, 2003

GoogleGuy and Cluetrain


December 19, 2003

GoogleGuy surpasses 2000 posts


December 18, 2003

Google Doodles

Is Google cloaking?

Special characters in titles

XML and Google PageRank


December 17, 2003

Google allinurl operator

Don't use special characters in title

Google book excerpt pages gain PR

Google logo designer

Slaphappiness and sleepiness

Google Book Search - Beta

Google and the meaning of words

100 years of flight Google logo


December 16, 2003

Good heavens

Spyware shows fake Google results

Google can block IP addresses


December 15, 2003

Google indexes first 101K "sometimes"


December 14, 2003

Google Store

Google scarf


December 13, 2003

Facing the music

Change of thread title

Rotating links

Google to open R&D office in India


December 11, 2003

Google Football Match

AWA catching GG


December 10, 2003

AWA and ASA

Chivalrous GoogleGuy?

okay to hide URL on mouseover

Another Googler: AdSenseAdvisor

Another Google 'Advisor'

AdSense Advisor-ish Role?

Google AdSense Checks Delayed

Filey versus Florida


December 9, 2003

Spam sites in Filey?

Google Filey feedback

Poor hotel Google results

Is -in more like early Florida?

Too many DMOZ pages in SERPs

www-in is not good

'Filey' feedback on www-in


December 8, 2003

Penalties and Paranoia


December 7, 2003

Important equals high PageRank

Okay to email webmasters to change links

Searching with quotes

Important links lead to deep Google crawl


December 6, 2003

Expert Google feedback

Google nest of sites

Froogle: feeds vs. crawls

Keywords in text won't get you the boot

Google stemming in other languages?

Recent changes to Froogle

Quality backlinks

Respect for careful assertions


December 5, 2003

Sample size


December 4, 2003

Time for robots.tx disallow

Google on UK TV

Backlinks can't sabotage your Google rankings

Google smart stemming


December 3, 2003

Plus sign turns off Google stemming

GoogleGuy on the Florida Google Update

Bloody lynch mob


November 30, 2003

Cookies save country preference

Googlebot no obeying robots.txt?


November 29, 2003

Google country redirect

Tilde results haven't changed

Shorter URL paramters

default home page for Google


November 28, 2003

Overriding Google stemming

Google launches word stemming


November 24, 2003

Shorter parameters better for Google

301 redirect to www.domain.com


November 23, 2003

Google may see many digits as session id

use www or no www for Google

URL parameters that look like session ids


November 20, 2003

Chiming in


November 19, 2003

Keywords for internal links are okay

Update "mostly" complete

Google propaganda?


November 17, 2003

At least one minor update

More data to come in update

No penalty for hyphenated domains


November 16, 2003

DMOZ not a factor in update

Stepping away


November 15, 2003

Chicken Little the webmaster

MC data center not live?

Running errands

Florida feedback channels

Specific Florida feedback

3 to 4 days for Florida update

Radio call in show

Some good some bad

Fast moving update thread

Google results may vary

Update hurts "overoptimizers"?

Google update mosh pit

Is the update complete?

Dropped completely in Google?

Google is a zero sum game

Moon pies

No such thing as Google spam?

New semantics logic in Google Update?

Whitehats and Blackhats

Does Google hate optimizers?

Google scoring changes?

Update specifics to Google

Spammers hit by Florida update

Florida Google Update


November 7, 2003

Googlebot can't reach subnet


November 6, 2003

Resize Google Deskbar automatically

Google Deskbar beta


November 4, 2003

Ta

Old Google Cache


November 1, 2003

Birth to a community


October 31, 2003

Google narcissism

Google logos maker

Google is God?

Google Analogies

Franken-jeeves


October 30, 2003

Google Slovakia launched


October 23, 2003

Google links to Dictionary.com


October 22, 2003

How to switch hosts for Google


October 21, 2003

Registry key changes hosts file


October 20, 2003

Congrats to new moderator

Google definitions: the 'define' operator

Googleberry muffins


October 16, 2003

Schizoid webservers


October 15, 2003

Google cookie redirect

Google founders interview on NPR


October 13, 2003

Google Toolbar PR lags ranking PR

Fresh tags are icing on the cake


October 12, 2003

Google makes inferences about URL paramters

No penalty for Google whistle blowing


October 11, 2003

Use sitemaps and avoid 'id' variables


October 10, 2003

Google related searches is not spellchecker


October 6, 2003

Hijack This detects domain hijacking


October 4, 2003

QHosts


October 3, 2003

Blogger kicked out of AdSense


October 2, 2003

New TOS for Google AdSense


September 30, 2003

New languages for AdSense

Spybot shows browser helper objects

Child Sponsorship Donation


September 29, 2003

Homer and Google

Redirected to www2.google.com

Google Toolbar disables Alexa toolbar?

Krishna Bharat: Googly, smart, and nice


September 28, 2003

IMS doesn't affect Google ranking

Google ignoring robots.txt and NOINDEX

Google Location search experimental

Affiliate link instead of real URL


September 27, 2003

If Modified Since


September 26, 2003

Widespread hijacking of Google.com


September 25, 2003

Google Toolbar for Mozilla

Email notifications added

Google Toolbar in multiple languages


September 24, 2003

Google 'AdWords by location'

Google Geo-search still in development

Google finds sushi boats and Guinness


September 23, 2003

'All Caps' in Google AdWords ads

Two AdWords for the same site

Yellow asterisks in AdWords

Google geosearch

Google Labs - a peek behind the curtain