Google Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Picture Y2K (the year 2000). DSL was the cool new thing versus dial up Internet.  The browser of choice was Yahoo at the time.  AOL was king.  Frames were all the rage. I was in technical support for an ISP (Internet Service Provider) starting my website business that...

Google Expands Its Meta Description Length

As I’m sure you’ve noticed, Google has extended the amount of characters they support in their search results.  Although Google has been know and says they use snippets from wherever they choose on that page, most often they use the Meta Description tag in...

4 Ways To Secure Your Website From Being Hacked

Hacked websites are not only a major security issue for any sensitive data you have on your server, it’s a free ride to the bottom of the rankings in Google.  Lately, we’ve had to help several companies who fell victim to hackers inserting malicious code...

Google Showing Twitter Content in Search Results

Google announced last week it will now bring Twitter Tweets to Google Search on mobile devices.  Google Search includes Google app or any browser on your phone or tablet.  They will show real-time content from Twitter in the search results. This is an excellent way to...

Google My Business (GMB) Cleaning House

Google announced recently via email to The Google Maps Business View Team to certified Google Photographers for Business Views that it will be removing all inactive Google+ Pages on July 28, 2015. Google My Business (GMB) is a place where you can put all your business...