• Laurie Sullivan, Jan 25, 2010, 12:07 PM
  • Bill Gates Gets A Lesson In SEOSearch Engine Land

    After spending Sunday morning searching for Bill Gates' new blog and seeing it fall into fourth place in the search engine results, Danny Sullivan thinks Microsoft's founder needs a lesson in SEO. Sullivan says Gate's blog could rank much better, especially ahead of the parody sites. He provides some tips.

    The long post dissects the Web site, calling for improvements in title tag and description, among other items. Maybe Sullivan's just prepping Gates for Steve Ballmer's keynote at SMX West.Read the whole story...

  • Google Answers, Sort OfGoogle Blog

    If you want answers, Google's got them. Its new feature, based on Google Squared and Rich Snippets, two applications introduced last year, applies the research behind both to give people searching on questions the answers in search queries.

    Think Yahoo Answers, but unlike Yahoo Answers, where you have to go to a separate site, ask a question to members and hope they get it correctly, Google answers the question in search results.Read the whole story...