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    Google Threatens to Punish Websites with “Intrusive Interstitials” Adverts

    Google has warned mobile sites that serve what it refers to as “intrusive” full-page ads. It will do so by pushing these pages down its mobile search rankings. In a blog, the company warned publishers of pages containing interstitials. It states that these ads create poor user experience, especially because of the small sizes of…

    Confirmed: Links, Content, & RankBrain Top 3 Ranking Factors

    It may be a surprise to some, but Google has never actually confirmed what the top 3 most important things were for ranking on Google’s search engine. Google’s Andrey Lipattsev confirmed that it’s links, content, and RankBrain. I can tell you what they are. It is content. And it’s links pointing to your site. He…

    Google Has Started Filtering Out Referral Spam From Analytics

    Are you familiar with this showing up in your referrals section of Google Analytics? We’ve had numerous conversations with clients about how some of their traffic is fake and we’ve pointed out this spam to them. It’s hard to tell a client they’ve been assuming they’ve been getting real traffic this whole time but a…

    Google Removing Sidebar Ads

    On Google’s search results, they will no longer show ads in the right sidebar. If you do a search right now, you will probably see 3-4 top ads, some bottom ads but no side ads. They say that 3 top ads will be the norm, but 4 will be shown in highly competitive markets. This…

    amit singhal to leave google

    Head of Google Search, Amit Singhal, To Leave

    Amit Singhal, the one who helped greatly in creating how Google’s Search functions across all platforms, is said to have announced that he will be leaving the company after 15 years to pursue philanthropic stuff! As the VP of Search he was instrumental in how Google’s search works. He will be replaced by John Giannandrea…

    Google’s Panda Now Integrated into Algorithm

    Everyone used to be scared and worry about the next Panda update. It meant that businesses could be killed or strike it rich overnight. While we’ve not had problems with Panda updates, those who do “blackhat” SEO are always frightful of what might happen. For the most part, our websites and our clients, either stay…

    #1 Ecommerce Web Designers – The 215 Guys – 2016

    eCommerce Web Designers As expert ecommerce web designers in Philadelphia, let us help you create the website that your ecommerce business truly needs. Our Work 1 Let’s Chat Give us some information over the phone, or via email, and one of the guys will get back to you! 2 Receive a Proposal Based on the details discussed,…

    #1 Web Design for Small Business – The 215 Guys – 2016

    Web Design for Small Business As experts in web design for small business in Philadelphia, let us help you create the website that your small business truly needs. Our Work 1 Let’s Chat Give us some information over the phone, or via email, and one of the guys will get back to you! 2 Receive a Proposal…

    #1 Medical Web Design – The 215 Guys – 2016

    Medical Web Design As experts in medical web design in Philadelphia, let us help you create the website that your practice truly needs. Our Work 1 Let’s Chat Give us some information over the phone, or via email, and one of the guys will get back to you! 2 Receive a Proposal Based on the details discussed,…

    Important Steps To Building Your First Small Business Website – Pt.1

    A website is a must for all businesses – small or large, and anybody selling products or services. In spite of your other marketing methods, enabling likely customers to either find you through Google or learn more about your business after they’ve viewed your other marketing materials is vital to getting new customers. If you’re…