Shimon Sandler

How to Handle Tag Pages

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Tag pages are usually just a collection of posts in a given topic. They can be especially harmful in light of the Google Farmer Algorithm Update. The Farmer update affected sites with auto-generated or low-quality content. Also affected sites with UGC content, and sites with inbound links from the above sites. Page “Quality” has became [...]

Shimon Sandler

How Twitter Saved Wells Fargo – (A lesson in using Social Media)

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I was sitting at my desk. Phone rings. My wife said she was trying to buy groceries with the debit card, and the card was declined because if insufficient funds. I was shocked. This has never happened to us before. So, I logged online to Wachovia (which Wells Fargo has recently acquired). We have a [...]

Shimon Sandler

Revisiting Javascript Onclick Textlinks

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First of all, let’s review what an Onclick textlink looks like, and why would someone use them. A few years ago, Google was unable to read inline Javascript. But, as we all know, Google has been getting more and more sophisticated. Onclick textlinks are search friendly, but not optimal. Primarily javascript onclick textlinks are used [...]