Rob D Young

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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Yahoo Search Migration Reaches Major European Countries

Bing Delves Deeper into Visual Search

Visual elements are becoming more and more important for search. These days, it even extends beyond image snippets on the SERP. As one recent example,...

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Yahoo Search Migration Reaches Major European Countries

Bing Gives Its Take on Quality Content

In the post-Panda world, Google is the search engine most commonly associated with automated evaluation of quality. Bing has made it clear that they’re also...

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Yahoo Search Migration Reaches Major European Countries

Google Launches Chrome 13

Google Chrome is continuing with its rapid six-week development cycle. The most recent iteration introduces an advanced print preview, an improved omnibox, and Instant Pages.

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Yahoo Search Migration Reaches Major European Countries

Google Offers Picks Up The Dealmap

Google seems committed to making local deals work. Their recent acquisition of The Dealmap, a local deal mapping company, has the potential to expand both...

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Yahoo Search Migration Reaches Major European Countries

Microsoft Launches Anti-Gmail Ad

Google and Microsoft are continuing their war for user loyalty on the email front. Both companies are extending past their normal pitch, with Google releasing...

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Yahoo Search Migration Reaches Major European Countries

Yahoo Discusses Their SEO Strategy

Yahoo has shifted from the world’s largest search engine (of ages past) to a major content hub. In recent months, Yahoo has worked hard to...

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Yahoo Search Migration Reaches Major European Countries

Bing Revamps “Attractions” Presentation

Bing is continuing its heavy investment in travel features. Their most recent round of extras includes a revamp of how their “attractions” are displayed in...

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Yahoo Search Migration Reaches Major European Countries

Google Launches Experimental Hotel Finder

It seems that Google is re-committing to travel search features. The search giant released an experimental hotel finder that gives advanced hotel search options for...

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Yahoo Search Migration Reaches Major European Countries

Bing: Should Microsoft Sell It?

A recent article at the New York sparked a heated debate about the role of Bing in Microsoft’s overall game plan. While some have stated...

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Yahoo Search Migration Reaches Major European Countries

Bing Releases Optimized Mobile Version

One of the features from Bing that I praise most often is its intuitive, mobile-optimized apps for Android, iOS, and (of course)WP7. But for those who...

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Yahoo Search Migration Reaches Major European Countries

Google’s Interactive Alexander Calder Doodle

Alexander Calder was a man of artistic spirit and unrestrained creativity, and those characteristics led to his most-know invention: the mobile. Now a common contraption placed...

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