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Matt Cutts On Links From Facebook and Twitter

Interesting video post from Google’s Matt Cutts. Watch first and then let’s discuss. Video source: How do you rate links from sites like Twitter and Facebook? Original Article: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/2010/01/answering-your-december-grab-bag.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+blogspot/amDG+(Official+Google+Webmaster+Central+Blog) Points of interest: Links aren’t any different if they come from .gov or .edu. “It’s not like a link from an .edu autmatically carries more weight.” (1:58) Most links on Twitter … Continue reading

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Backlinks.com Client Info Leaked

Thanks to habitaquo.net for tweeting this story. Backlinks.com, as site that lets you buy and sell links (I’m sure Google loves these guys) let their security policies ride the fail boat and leaked a truckload of customer data to Google (ironically). Check out this link: http://www.google.es/search?hl=es&q=site%3Abacklinks.com%2Fadmin While you can’t click on the links, you can view the cached versions of the pages. Usernames … Continue reading

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