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Recent CommentsBing & Google: “Spreading Romney” Ranking Tops For “Romney” Is Normal
I don't know her ratings, but yes, she's a large news personality with a big following.Now, Mitt Romney Has A Santorum-Like Bing & Google Problem
TT, I did consider QDF and almost mentioned that. It's a good point. But that tends to work more toward news sites and content, which this isn't. StilWhy Does Microsoft’s Bing Search Engine Hate Rick Santorum?
BB, it's not a Google Bomb. If it were a Google Bomb, I'd be asking why it isn't being corrected. But it's not.
No, I don't like Santorum's views. Why Does Microsoft’s Bing Search Engine Hate Rick Santorum?
BB - "Danny, what about the Bush fix deflates my argument?" Your argument seemed similar to what I've seen others, including Santorum say, that GoogleWhy Does Microsoft’s Bing Search Engine Hate Rick Santorum?
Chris, agreed, Savage could change the site so it doesn't seem to alienate people who don't treat it as a serious protest. But if you're talking aboutWhy Does Microsoft’s Bing Search Engine Hate Rick Santorum?
Chris, the dogs include a significant number of Americans who believe gays should have the right to marry. That number includes both gay and straight Google & Bing: We’re Not Involved In “Local Paid Inclusion”
Mark, that's a presentation on the expo floor. Vendors speak about whatever they want there. It's not something that's part of our editorial agenda. AGoogle & Bing: We’re Not Involved In “Local Paid Inclusion”
cptravers, Yes, I saw that, postscripted it a few minutes ago and sent a follow-up email to you. To quote what SEW said:
"Officially in alpha, accoGoogle & Bing: We’re Not Involved In “Local Paid Inclusion”
Doc, I get emails all the time from companies telling me they have partnerships with search engines that are clearly untrue. These types of claims areDear Google: Crappy Results Like This Don’t Give The Impression You Care About Search
Tyler, you're doing the search 24 hours later. It started changing for some people a few hours after I wrote the initial story. That's to be expected.Dear Google: Crappy Results Like This Don’t Give The Impression You Care About Search
Paxton, that video doesn’t appear to have ever been embedded in Rick Santorum’s site. Given how much he hates that other search results for him showinDear Google: Crappy Results Like This Don’t Give The Impression You Care About Search
Robert, if ranking to the top of YouTube results means just getting a ton of likes, then Google's seriously failing not to detect that. It's not 2002.Dear Google: Crappy Results Like This Don’t Give The Impression You Care About Search
Mike, the kind of result I was looking for was pretty well described -- that if Google was going to decide that a video result should be injected intoThe Top Heavy Update: Pages With Too Many Ads Above The Fold Now Penalized By Google’s “Page Layout” Algorithm
FWF, no this is all about the amount of display ads showing up ahead of content.
Rob, I'm checking to see if I can find out more on how they defineHow Rick Santorum Is Making His “Google Problem” Worse
j3shua, the most effective thing he could do would be to recant his remarks about gays. it is those remarks, and those views, that have already impactHow Rick Santorum Is Making His “Google Problem” Worse
Jay, arguably pro-Obama Google (and yes, I'd agree that the company as well as its employees mostly favor him), did a huge favor to "game" the system Google’s Jaw-Dropping Sponsored Post Campaign For Chrome
Dave, I've seen plenty of affiliate programs. This doesn't appear to be that, at all. For one, Chrome's not known for having an affiliate program. ForDear Congress: It’s Not OK Not To Know How Search Engines Work, Either
TimmyTime, I don't depend on search engines showing up. If they didn't show up, we'd do perfectly fine with all search marketer panels. Remember, I'veDear Congress: It’s Not OK Not To Know How Search Engines Work, Either
Takeshi, I know that. I said that within the article, even:
"One of the things I’ve learned covering all these investigations is that if Google is Why Siri Can’t Find Abortion Clinics & How It’s Not An Apple Conspiracy
Josh, totally agreed. It's a failure, no doubt. I'm waiting for the Saturday Night Light fake commercial that takes all those things Siri is supposed Even Google Thinks “Romney Can’t Win”
Thanks, Cassowary. I had entered the terms into the box with quotes but didn't see that this was still pulling in related terms -- felt like it shouldGoogle To Begin Encrypting Searches & Outbound Clicks By Default With SSL Search
Gary, perhaps you missed this. Google is going to block passing along information to sites that don't pay to be in their results, under the claim of gWhy Siri + Yelp = Useless Google Maps On The iPhone 4S
Michael, I was right near the Fashion Mall, yep.Head To Head: Siri Vs. Google Voice Actions
Timmy, I guess you'll read whatever you want to into whatever I write. On the camera, I said:
https://plus.google.com/113217924531763968801/posts/MDoes The FairSearch White Paper On Google Being Anticompetitive Hold Up?
Timmy, no search engine is in the business of ensuring that some site that used to get a lot of its traffic from that search engine is guaranteed to a