Category Archives: Search Engines

How Search Engine Technologies are Helping in the Fight Against Crime

Search engines have come a long way in a short period of time. Recent algorithm updates at Google have brought search one step closer to being a fully intelligent tool. Google now understands meaning and context to a far more … Continue reading

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A Designer’s Guide To Image Search

Designers regularly deal with images in their jobs, and image search engines provide great resources for accessing, comparing, and browsing quality images around the web. Let’s look at some of the ways image search can be used by designers to … Continue reading

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Search Engine Submissions in 2013

Search engine submissions have been on the downward trend since the early 2000’s. However, many people still utilize submission services to save time and increase exposure across the smaller search engines. During the 90’s to early 2000’s, search engine submissions … Continue reading

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Make Website and Pages Discoverable with Sitemaps

The Google sitemap generator is among the many webmaster tools used to create websites. Having a sitemap on your website helps to not only make the website more visible to search engines, but it also makes inner pages discoverable by … Continue reading

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Search Engine Registration

Registering your website with a search engine should be one of the first things you do once you’ve finish creating the site. Like any other business you need to register and promote your website encouraging people to visit the site. … Continue reading

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Google Caffeine Is Here!

Yes, Caffeine is here, but don’t stress. Sometime ago I wrote a post about Google releasing “Google Caffeine“.  What I could take from the limited information available was there’s not going to be much of a change to the algorithm and … Continue reading

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Search Engines and Text Links – What’s it all About?

Links are the threads that bind the web together. The Internet “web” is not so different from an actual spider web. Each page on the Internet is connected by an intricate system of links which connect websites to other websites. … Continue reading

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How come I can’t find my site in Google?

“How come I can’t find my site in Google?” If I had a dollar coin in my pocket every time I was asked this question I’d need a belt to keep my pants up. Here are a few points to … Continue reading

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Yahoo Search Engine Submission

A shameless plug for NeedMoreHits Search engine optimization is ongoing; each SEO project should be allocated a regular weekly and monthly amount of time to focus on optimizing a website for search. A key element of SEO is ensuring your website’s … Continue reading

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Boost Your Website Traffic with Google’s Webmaster Tools

As a website owner, one of your top priorities is going to be getting your site indexed and ranked by Google. People perform over 235 million searches a day with Google, so the potential to receive significant traffic from this … Continue reading

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