Recent Posts on the Webmaster World Forums

Bing and Google Agree to Demote Pirated Music and Movie Sites in UK
February 20th 2017, 07:54
Bing and Google have agreed to demote pirate content sites in UK SERPs.
What Will Happen If I Don't Switch to HTTPS?
December 31st 1969, 19:00
WebmasterWorld Members discuss the implications of not switching to HTTPS.
New JavaScript Code Could Make Drive-By Exploits Much Worse
February 16th 2017, 15:47
A simple JavaScript code could make drive-by exploits far worse.
Microsoft Delays Patch Tuesday for a Month
February 16th 2017, 15:43
February's patch Tuesday update from Microsoft has been delayed until March.
Report: Verizon Wants $250 Million Off the Yahoo Deal
February 15th 2017, 12:42
The amount and the liability are the only issues at stake here, i'm sure.

Recent Posts on the Cre8asite Forums

2016 By The Ad Business
February 21st 2017, 01:15
A few interesting US web ad facts from 2016: * third party ad networks skim 60-70% of ad spend. This means that unlike the old mantra 'half is wasted but I don't know which half" in the new advertisers can know absolutely that two thirds is wasted before having to worry about the old half and half
Uber: Now Misogynistic And Toxic As Well
February 20th 2017, 17:25
I detest Uber, have since it started, for various reasons (much as I do AirBnB) and that was heightened when I learned that they are building market by subsidising rides ~40% with VC money hoping, I guess to IPO before the well goes dry, rates double, and the business flubs. And now this:
Formula For Determining Best Rate For Cpm Or Cpc
February 19th 2017, 11:55
I know trial and error may work best as this can vary from niche to niche, but just looking for a starting point.Up to now I have been subsdising my hosting expanses with Adsense, but I now want to get more seriously into monetizing the site by selling ad banners directly.I have decided to charge
Seo Hall Of Shame - Are You Kidding Me? Do Not Be Caught By Messages Like This.
February 19th 2017, 11:53
Why the Search Engine Optimization and Marketing industry gets a bad rap from the public and why I'm sometimes asked to look at a SEO company before somebody hires them.Cases in point:Unsolicited EmailHello,Hope you are well. As part of our client research, we've come across your website online
How Visitors React To Search Results And Websites
February 16th 2017, 15:27
We are just starting to evaluate leads to 2 different websites/local small businesses that have visibility in overlapping areas and offer the exact same service.  I referenced it earlier in this thread   The details are in this post    Simply we have 2 competing smb's (small/medium businesses) that are local /regional. 

Recent Posts on the SEO Chat Forums

Google Sandbox -- real or not?
February 20th 2017, 21:16
As per the title -- thoughts... and... go!
Poor domain and page authority
February 20th 2017, 14:00
Hi Guys and Gals, I have been running a crossword solving website for several years now and can't seem to get it to the next level. By its very nature I'd expect traffic to fluctuate, some days the most popular crosswords must be harder than others and I'd expect to see an increase
How to check Google Image traffic in GA
February 20th 2017, 13:45
Does anyone know if Google Analytics has a specific way to see what traffic is coming from Google Image searches? I have a site that is doing unbelievably well in image search and wanted to see any corresponding traffic. Thanks
Internal link from blog content to commercial pages risks?
February 20th 2017, 03:13
Hi guys, Has anyone seen cases where a site has been impacted negatively from internal linking from blog content to commercial based pages (e.g. category pages). Anchor text is natural and the links improve user experience (i.e it makes sense to add them, they're not forced). Cheers.
Work for your audience
February 18th 2017, 16:31
From the last couple of days, i am chasing a thread that is about PBNs, then certainly Chadders has shared a link at How 16 Companies are Dominating the World’s Google Search Results ( that tells about how some sites are dominating in Google searches from...