Archive for December, 2009

 

Automatic Personalised Search

December 8th, 2009

Previously when a user was logged into Google all search results were tailored to the user. When logged out all users from a country were displayed the same results. This is no more. From now on, Google looks at the past 180 days of your search activity a displays search results tailored to that search […]

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Google Live Search

December 8th, 2009

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Google DNS Servers

December 4th, 2009

Google has just launched their own free public DNS servers, this will help speed up your internet browsing. You can find out how to configure your machine to use them here. I’ve always used OpenDNS servers which are very good, it will be interesting to see how they compare to the new Google DNS Servers. […]

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Google Homepage Redesign

December 3rd, 2009

Google made some changes to it’s homepage today. These were based on user testing and I’m sure will result in increased “conversions” of users into searches.

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Google Sidewiki

December 3rd, 2009

Google has just release Sidewiki for the Google toolbar. This enables users to write comments on individual webpages and sites. This function could be the beginning of the end of easy SEO as the data collected by millions of users could be used to influence the SERP’s rather than just links.

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