Why do social signals matter to search? What types of content do search engines respond to? Bing's Duane Forrester discusses social SEO dos and don'ts, and what areas businesses should invest in to win in the search "Game of Thrones...
SEO is leaving behind its history of being a bunch of tactical executions and becoming more of a high-level strategic affair – one that combines good marketing with meaningful content that drives users to a web presence that is sound in usability.
Bing is being criticized for having waited so long in releasing their Webmaster Guidelines, and even for having over generalized what Bing’s Duane Forrester termed ”broad strokes of search marketing.” Many question how “broad strokes”, applied so long after Microsoft’s search engine began, could have possibly taken so long? And, there’s bound to be more critiques, here’s one [...]Show More Summary
Posted by randfish In this week's Whiteboard Friday, Bing's very own Duane Forrester will be joining us in the Moz studio to personally walk us through the newly released Bing Webmaster Tools. Let us know how you feel about these Webmaster Tools in the comments below. Show More Summary
Last week on SEOmoz’s Whiteboard Friday, Duane Forrester (from Bing) joined Rand Fiskin and they reviewed some of the great features in the “newly released” Bing Webmaster Tools. SEOs and analytics junkies will appreciate the data now available though BWT. So get ready to take notes and then go play! There is a lot of [...]
Bing refreshed their webmaster tools offering & now allows you to look up link data for 3rd party sites. We recently interviewed Bing's Duane Forrester about the new SEO tools & their product roadmap. Here is a screenshot of their new...Show More Summary
Posted by randfish In this week's Whiteboard Friday, we are joined in the studio by Bing's very own Duane Forrester. He'll be walking us through the newly released Bing Webmaster Tools. Let us know how you feel about these Webmaster Tools in the comments below. Show More Summary
Bing Senior Product Manager Duane Forrester posted five tips for webmasters to help diversify their traffic sources and avoid major losses during algorithm changes, using a poem about Google’s Penguin and Panda updates to illustrate his point.
One of the big news pieces to come out of SXSW was from the Dear Google & Bing: Help Me Rank Better! panel, which featured search favorites Matt Cutts, Duane Forrester and Danny Sullivan sitting down for a chatty Q&A session. Everything was running nicely until a gentleman asked a pretty pointed question. He wanted [...]
If you haven’t already heard, Google’s Matt Cutts and Bing’s Duane Forrester recently did a SXSW session with Danny Sullivan where they addressed questions from the audience. About 1/3 of the way into the audio though, Matt let slip a comment about an upcoming rankings change designed to target “Over Optimization” in an attempt to [...] Follow SEJ on Twitter @sejournal
I found this on Brafton News: When you think of SEO, do you think of content marketing? You should. Matt Cutts has repeatedly said that quality content is key to Google rankings, and Bing’s Duane Forrester reminded marketers that “all SEO ranking signals revolve around content of some kind” at SMX Advanced 2011. Show More Summary
SEO can no longer afford to ignore social. Search engines are increasingly investing in trying to map a business’ online social presence; as Duane Forrester from Bing explained at PubCon last week, consistent social engagement sends a clear signal that a website is a legitimate ongoing business, not just another fly-by-night content spinner. We all [...]Show More Summary
Posted by caseyhen This week Rand is joined by Duane Forrester of Bing to talk about all things Bing. Rand and Duane will be talking about the shut down of Yahoo Site Explorer, the early stages of social search, the return of the meta keyword tag as a spam signal, and some new features in Bing Webmaster Tools. Show More Summary
Posted by Aaron Wheeler This week, SMX Advanced has taken over Seattle - and we've managed to get a piece of the action! That's right - we've got Duane Forrester, the Senior Project Manager of Bing's Webmaster Program, to talk with us about some of the new updates to Bing and Bing's Webmaster Tools. Show More Summary
Hey, hey! Still hanging out with us? I hope so. Up ahead we have another killer panel. Up next we have the awesome Anne F. Kennedy moderating speakers Josh McCoy, Rob Garner, Eli Goodman, and Duane Forrester. Susan Esparza is liveblogging for Bruce Clay, Inc. Show More Summary