Distribute Your Link Sources

Imagine you want to establish yourself as a true leader in your market space. However, the market space has been around for a few years, and there are other sites that have already established themselves as leaders. A natural thing to do is to backlink those leaders (i.e. use a tools such as LinkScape to get a map of who links to … [Read more...]

Latest Interview: Microsoft’s Dr. Scott Prevost – Comment Here

This week I am publishing a recent interview with Microsoft's Dr. Scott Prevost. Scott is the principal development manager in the Powerset group at Microsoft. I used this discussion to get some insight into what Powerset is about, and how Microsoft intends to use it as a part of their core search technology in the future. Powerset … [Read more...]

Microsoft’s Scott Prevost Interviewed by Eric Enge

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For over a decade, Dr. Scott Prevost has worked to bring natural language processing technology to the marketplace. As a graduate student at University of Pennsylvania, he developed theoretical models of prosody for synthetic speech, as well as technology to generate dialogue for autonomous agents. In post-doctoral research at the … [Read more...]

YouTube’s Product Management Team Interviewed by Eric Enge

Our first interviewee, Tracy Chan is a Product Manager at YouTube. Prior to working at YouTube he was a Financial Analyst at Google. He has also worked as an Associate at Stockamp & Associates and a Corporate Strategy Intern at eBay. He got his degree at the University of California, San Diego. Our second interviewee, Matthew … [Read more...]

Latest Interview: YouTube PMs – Comment Here

One of my recent interviews was with Tracy Chan and Matthew Liu of YouTube. Some of the areas discussed include: YouTube Insight's Popularity feature YouTube Insight's Discovery functionality YouTube Insight's Demographics tool The ability to export data from YouTube Insight How Promoted Videos can help you launch a video Other … [Read more...]

Latest Interview: John Mueller – Comment Here

This week I get to post an interview with well known Googler John Mueller. John works in the Google Zurich office and has a lot of insight into the inner workings of the Google algorithms as well as their webmaster guidelines and policies. Our interview was laser focused on the issue of cloaking, as well as First Click Free. We … [Read more...]

Google’s John Mueller Interviewed by Eric Enge

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John Mueller is currently a Webmaster Trends Analyst at Google Z'rich. Prior to working at Google he became well known for his active participation in Google Groups and a variety of SEO forums.Interview TranscriptEric Enge: Can you provide me with your definition of cloaking?John Mueller: The standard definition of cloaking is to … [Read more...]