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College ratings system may rank loan repayments, graduation statistics

The Obama administration on Friday is releasing the rough outlines of a much-anticipated college ratings system that may grade schools on such factors as graduation rates, loan repayments and post-graduation income. Many details remain to be decided over the next few months, with some wary...

The Top 10 Local Search Ranking Factors from 2014 [INFOGRAPHIC]

We’ve created an infographic that shows the top local search ranking factors according to Moz.

SHOWDOWN: The 10 best Android devices in the world, ranked by battery life

Battery life is, and will continue to be, one of the most important factors to consider when purchasing a new Android smartphone or tablet. After all, what good are all those amazing features and apps if your battery is going to dieShow More Summary

HTTP/2: A Fast, Secure Bedrock for the Future of SEO

last weekInternet / SEO : SEOmoz Blog

Posted by Zoompf In prior articles, we've written extensively about website performance and securing your website, both factors Google has publicly announced as search ranking factors. These articles provide extensive tips using existing tools and technologies to improve your site performance and security (tips we highly recommend you follow). Show More Summary

Kaplan Survey: Pre-Law Students, Schools Clash Over Culture

There are a lot of factors to consider when applying to law schools: ranking, cost, scholarship funds, odds of admission, geography, schools' success rates in regards to job placement and bar passage, and more. Somewhere, far down that list, is a school's culture. It's a soft factor that is often......

The 5 Best Links You Can Get in 2015

Although content is king, quality linking is still one of the biggest factors in helping determine rank order in the search engine results pages. Times have changed. In 2015, embark on a link building strategy that will produce links that are highly valued in Google's eyes. Here are 5 great types of links.

These Occupations Could Offer the Most Satisfying Careers

We generally look for dream jobs that aren't overly stressful or pay really well, but there's another factor that should be considered: feeling like you make a difference. This list ranks over 200 different occupations not on how big the salary is, but on how meaningful these jobs feel to the people that work them. Read more...

Top Local And Mobile Search Engine Ranking Factors: An Interview With Marcus Tober by @lorenbaker

At Pubcon 2014 in Las Vegas, I had the opportunity to sit down and talk to Marcus Tober, CTO at Searchmetrics, about what’s new in local and mobile search. Ever year Searchmetrics releases a report about top ranking factors with a comparison to the previous year. Show More Summary

Dog Breeds Ranked: Who Is The Best, Smartest Doggie?

Designer David McCandless gathered some data about dog breeds and made this matrix mapping dog breeds according to factors like popularity, intelligence, longevity or cost. More »      

SSL Is A Ranking Factor Now. Are You Using It?

SSL stands for Secure Sockets Layer. It's basically a protocol to cryptograph data sent over the Web (e.g., over the HTTP protocol), making it more secure. Wanna learn how to make more money with your website? Check the Online Profits training program!

Danica Patrick: Latest News and 2014 Sprint Cup Ranking Ahead of Homestead-Miami

In the penultimate race of the 2014 season, Danica Patrick was never much of a factor at the top of the leaderboard. Finishing 22nd, she narrowly missed out on another top 20 in the Chase, but she still has a lot of work to do to improve...Show More Summary

How Do All 30 MLB Teams Rank as Potential Free-Agent Destinations?

A number of different factors go into determining how attractive each team is to free agents, from the city and its fans to the short- and long-term outlook of the team. What follows is a ranking of all 30 MLB teams to decide which team...Show More Summary

Why Elm Grove, Wisconsin, Is The Best Suburb In America

We recently published The 50 Best Suburbs In America, and Elm Grove, Wisconsin, was ranked the best suburb in America. For this list we looked at over 300 suburbs with populations between 5,000 and 100,000, and factored in things like...Show More Summary

RANKED: These are the top 10 fastest smartphones in the world

When it comes to the perceived speed of a smartphone, there are many different factors at play. As we’ve seen time and time again when Apple’s dual-core iPhones with relatively low clockspeeds slaughter quad-core and octa-core Android phones in performance tests, numbers on a piece of paper never tell the whole story. Show More Summary

5 WordPress Plugins to Ensure Your Pages are SEO-Optimized

by Jayson DeMers A variety of factors impact how well a page ranks in search engines, including quality of content, page meta descriptions, and the URL name. But for a busy professional, keeping up with algorithms and making sure every page on a business website is optimized can be complicated. Show More Summary

Enabling HTTPS Without Sacrificing Your Web Performance

2 months agoInternet / SEO : SEOmoz Blog

Posted by Zoompf A fast website is a crucial component of a great user experience. So much so that a few years ago Google announced that they were using page load time as a factor in search engine rankings. More recently, Google also announced that they would be favoring websites that use Transport Layer Security (TLS) in its search rankings. Show More Summary

Nick Marshall's Clutch Factor Should Make Him a Heisman Finalist

Auburn won a high-profile game against a ranked opponent in dramatic fashion on Saturday, continuing the trend it started last season with a 35-31 road victory over Ole Miss. The Tigers appeared to have lost the lead when Ole Miss receiver...Show More Summary

Disney Patents a Piracy Free Search Engine

Disney has just obtained a patent for a search engine that ranks sites based on various "authenticity" factors. One of the goals of the technology is to filter pirated material from search results while boosting the profile of copyright and trademark holders' websites. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.

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