Why PageRank Sculpting Died

I was a bit suprised with the recent change in the NoFollow policy at Google. For a couple of years it seemed so clear. Google was allowing you to provide them information on what pages on your site you considered most important. I wrote about this recently for Search Engine Watch in a post called Should you still use … [Read more...]

Latest Interview: Google’s Peter Linsley – Comment Here

Data from Hitwise for February of 2009 shows that the top three search properties owned by Google are: Search Property$ of All Google Traffic Google68.42% YouTube9.41% Google Image Search5.76% This means that Google Image Search has about 8% of the traffic of Google Web Search. For people with image rich sites this means there … [Read more...]

Google’s Peter Linsley Interviewed by Eric Enge

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Peter is a Google's Product Manager for Image Search. Prior to Google Peter was at Ask.com working on Search Quality. Prior to Ask Peter worked as an engineer at Oraclewhere he enabled regular expression support in SQL and developed a migration solution to convert databases to Unicode, both equally challenging and rewarding projects. … [Read more...]