Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:11:18 -0000Facebook is testing mid-roll ads in videos, splitting the revenues between publisher and Facebook.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:59:09 -0000Compared to the Heartbleed bug of 2014, Google's researchers discovered that people's private sessions and personal information could be seen by strangers, or by thieves.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:21:43 -0000CWI Institute in Amsterdam and Google create a practical attack on SHA-1 and advocate that the protocol should no longer be considered secure.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:19:11 -0000A division of Google, Jigsaw, has developed a machine learning technology, dubbed "Perspective", helps automatically moderate abusive comments from user generated content.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:34:12 -0000Yahoo and Verizon have agreed to cut the price by up to $350 million.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:32:37 -0000As discussed in our Feb Google Updates thread and also noted in both articles... the update was major, accompanied by wide ranking swings.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:54:22 -0000Bing and Google have agreed to demote pirate content sites in UK SERPs.
Wed, 31 Dec 1969 19:00:00 -0000WebmasterWorld Members discuss the implications of not switching to HTTPS.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:43:52 -0000February's patch Tuesday update from Microsoft has been delayed until March.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:42:39 -0000The amount and the liability are the only issues at stake here, i'm sure.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:43:26 -0000WebmasterWorld Members discuss the recent changes to Google image search which resulted in traffic declines.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:08:48 -0000Bing explains more about its new intelligence services for use with the Microsoft Bot Framework.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 12:41:01 -0000Those of you using Google's General Category Blocking for AdSense will be pleased to know that it now gets quite a few additional categories.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 10:15:03 -0000Estimates suggest more than 1.5 million sites defaced thanks to not updating their Wordpress installation.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 07:29:24 -0000Microsoft has a new Insider preview build 15031 which offers picture in picture capability.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 07:28:34 -0000Google has improved its Search Console to Data Studio connectivity making it easier to pull data into Data Studio.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 04:28:43 -0000Twitter is to allow users to hide abusive tweets in conversations, is developing safe search, and has new tools to help stop banned users from opening new accounts.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 04:06:10 -0000Sites defaced, and a complete list published online.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:03:11 -0000WebmasterWorld's monthly look at Google's SERPs changes.
Sun, 05 Feb 2017 10:23:08 -0000FCC's new chairman ends the agency's investigations into companies for giving away free stuff.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 07:58:43 -0000Pinterest says it has around 2 billion searches per month and it wants to take advantage of that by offering PPC search ads.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 07:58:06 -0000Facebook beat expectations in its Q4 revenues reaching $8.809 billion, against $5.841 billion a year ago.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 10:02:45 -0000Yes, that's correct, the stats show it.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 11:16:11 -0000WebmasterWorld Members discuss leased or lease-purchased a domains.
Sat, 28 Jan 2017 03:43:00 -0000WebmasterWorld's collation of data center IP ranges as they are discovered or change in the rapidly evolving assigned IP landscape.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 04:07:07 -0000Google Chrome 56 comes with the full HTML5 implementation, and the long expected site "not secure" notifications.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 16:41:44 -0000Starting today, you can register a physical security key to your account
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 05:34:24 -0000Google's annual report of bad ads, bad practices, and bad actors, has, once again, highlighted that fact that this is an ongoing problem.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 07:03:39 -0000Bing will now let you synchronise your Google AdWords to Bing Ads.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 13:36:56 -0000Researchers say they uncovered a number of large fake account networks, with one having up to 350,000 accounts linked.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 13:34:30 -0000Shares were up on the better than expected results.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:44:16 -0000Yahoo could be facing investigation by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for failing to declare the data breach sooner.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:52:18 -0000LinkedIn has launched a new design which fronts a "complete overhaul" of its technology and architecture.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:02:04 -0000It's official... Matt Cutts has left Google.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:47:48 -0000Google continues to revamp Google+ and it's adding events, and, using its own words, "its time to say goodbye to classic Google+ on the web, which we'll be turning down on January 24."
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 11:43:05 -0000It's long been known that the link operator in Google was ineffective, so it'll come as no surprise that it's no longer live in a Google search.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 11:41:05 -0000WebmasterWorld Members are monitoring and discussing the impact of the Google mobile interstitial ad penalty as it rolls out.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 09:42:58 -0000Opera has shown off an experimental browser called Neon.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 09:27:38 -0000WebmasterWorld's monthly look at Google's SERPs changes.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 09:26:55 -0000That annoying EU directive over cookies is being reconsidered, at last, and cookie provision streamlining is proposed.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 12:14:02 -0000Facebook is reaching out to journalists with its Journalism Project to enhance ties between it and the news industry, and to combat fake news.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 06:44:27 -0000Microsoft has introduced a web-based privacy dashboard to help combat criticism over Windows 10 privacy policies.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 03:56:50 -0000According to an SEC filing, the remaining part of Yahoo is to rename to Altaba Inc. upon closing of the sale, and the board to be reduced by five, including the departure of Marissa Mayer, Yahoo's CEO.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 10:26:05 -0000WebmasterWorld Members review and discuss the Google AdSense ad balance slider which was devised to focus on a publisher's best performing ads.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 07:41:49 -0000Vine Camera will allow looping videos to be posted to twitter.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 05:37:25 -0000Working with Sitecore, from a user perspective.
Sat, 31 Dec 2016 12:38:43 -0000Greetings to all for a terrific 2017.
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 11:16:08 -0000WebmasterWorld Members discuss keywords: Are they still critical to your SEO success or are they deprecated?
Thu, 29 Dec 2016 13:02:00 -0000Vivaldi 1.6 for Mac, Windows and Linux add tab-related management and notification features.
Thu, 29 Dec 2016 12:25:54 -0000Mozilla has drawn a line in the sand for the end of Firefox support on Windows XP and Vista.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 04:22:15 -0000WebmasterWorld Members discuss the possibility of search results being throttled for traffic.
Wed, 21 Dec 2016 05:14:43 -0000Ad watching bot shows signs of "engagement" fooling advertisers it's legitimate users on sites.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 14:03:36 -0000Here is a new SEO checklist to help you rank in 2017.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 13:54:04 -0000Bing has tweaked its Webmaster Tools UI with some improvements.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 05:12:28 -0000Yahoo was hit with another hack in August 2013 of over 1 billion accounts.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 10:16:49 -0000Microsoft announced the Cortana Skills Kit and Cortana Devices SDK for Developers and OEMs.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 04:38:42 -0000WebmasterWorld Members discuss where next, and how to capitalise on the power of a smartphone.
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 02:37:00 -0000WebmasterWorld members experiment with ad margins to help reduce accidental clicks.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 07:06:28 -0000Microsoft's CEO, Sataya Nadella, outlines some of the immediate plans for LinkedIn.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 04:58:57 -0000Google renames "In the News" to "Top Stories"
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 12:30:46 -0000The U.S. Congress has passed legislation to "crack down" on those using bots to snatch tickets.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:58:00 -0000WebmasterWorld members discuss the challenge of dealing with spammy ads in the review center.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:51:28 -0000WebmasterWorld's monthly look at Google's SERPs changes.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:23:10 -0000WebmasterWorld members discuss whether "bad" links should be a concern, and how to better develop linking strategies.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:35:27 -0000"largest-ever use of sinkholing to combat botnet infrastructures..."
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 07:45:00 -0000The vulnerability is being used to reveal the identity of Tor users'.
Wed, 31 Dec 1969 19:00:00 -0000WebmasterWorld Members discuss whether the stress involved in moving to HTTPS is worth it, and talk about the tips and tricks to make it all easier.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 03:11:00 -0000In a little over a month the company has made good and is doing more than prohibiting, it's deleting "incentivized" reviews.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 14:19:00 -0000The European Union's "Payment Services Directive 2" proposal includes making consumers go through additional security measures.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 12:52:03 -0000Google adds two new verticals to the Rich Cards.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 13:33:59 -0000Facebook's Atlas ad serving is to be wound down over the coming months.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 07:43:55 -0000AdSense log in problem for Australian publishers.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:58:00 -0000Facebook has said the Page Insights metrics had a bug in the system since May 2016.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:31:18 -0000Microsoft is joining The Linux Foundation with Platinum membership.