SearchCap: The Day In Search, January 25, 2013

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the Web.

From Search Engine Land:

  • A Year Later, Google’s Block Sites Feature Remains BlockedIn 2011, Google rolled out a feature allowing searchers to block web sites they don’t like from appearing in its search results, which drew great attention. That got dropped last year, when Search Plus Your World was launched last January. A year later, Google says there are no firm plans for it to return. Google’s [...]
  • Search In Pics: Brin On NYC Subway, Google+ On Who Wants to Be a Millionaire & Android TrainIn this week’s Search In Pictures, here are the latest images culled from the Web, showing what people eat at the search engine companies, how they play, who they meet, where they speak, what toys they have, and more. Google+ On Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Source: Google+ Yahoo China: Every Drop Counts: Source: [...]
  • How To Estimate Incremental Revenue Opportunities With Impression Share DataWhen looking for opportunities for growth, most search marketers try to find ways to estimate how much they can scale up their paid search effort, and what would be the impact on ad spend, revenue volume, and efficiency. There are lots of different ways to go about this – one way I’d like to cover [...]

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  • http://www.facebook.com/philippe.elkhechen Philippe El Khechen

    Google is smart enough to know which website should appear and which should not i think. It’s not a good solution to allow all users to lock website in their SERP.
    2013, only good website can appear i guess.

    Phil, from http://www.net-referencement.net

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