Rob D Young

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Rob has been insatiably obsessed with Google, search engine technology, and the trends of the web-based world since he began life as a webmaster in 2002. His work as an SEO consultant since 2006, and subsequently to content writing for technology and internet-focused publications, has done nothing but fuel this passion.

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Facebook Mimics Google+ Features with Privacy and Sharing Controls

Google Adds Sports Microdata

Google has announced a partnership with ESPN to improve the way sports data is displayed on the search page. While the microdata is currently exclusive...

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Facebook Mimics Google+ Features with Privacy and Sharing Controls

Bing Gives a List of 18 SEO Fundamentals

Bing continues to give webmasters an unprecedented level of communication regarding the Microsoft values on SEO. These 18 fundamentals are especially important considering that the...

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Facebook Mimics Google+ Features with Privacy and Sharing Controls

Google Adds Weather to Maps

Google Maps is getting a new “weather” layer that lets you check out location-specific and regional weather at a glance. The change continues to demonstrate...

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Facebook Mimics Google+ Features with Privacy and Sharing Controls

Google Sponsors MIT Mobile Education Research

Google and MIT are collaborating on yet another project. This time around, MIT is getting Google’s support for research into mobile education. The deeper investment...

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Facebook Mimics Google+ Features with Privacy and Sharing Controls

Bury These Deadly Search Myths

Some search myths refuse to die. Here are 6 that are still alive and kicking … kicking marketers who still believe them.

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Facebook Mimics Google+ Features with Privacy and Sharing Controls

Google+ Gets Games

Google+ has continued to step into Facebook’s territory with the introduction of Google+ games. Google is aiming at a non-intrusive presentation for users while cutting...

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Facebook Mimics Google+ Features with Privacy and Sharing Controls

Panda Goes Global

Google Panda, the major set of search algorithm changes released by Google in the U.S. in February, are now being released on a global scale.

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