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Fix the broken links on your websiteDoes your website have broken links?
Redesigning our own website, we were concerned to discover that there were quite a large number of broken/dead links throughout the site that needed fixing. This month for just $5 + GST we will carry out a broken link report on your website and email this to you << CLICK HERE TO PROCEED >> *You can then email us back and let us know which external broken links you want repaired (maybe the business or organisation you are linking to has changed their website address) and which should be removed. *Please note that our normal hourly rate will be changed for work carried out repairing or removing external broken links - if we discover any internal broken links we will fix them free of charge.

Are broken links affecting your search engine rankings?

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Google's John Mueller: no more authorship results

 

In November 2013 we featured an article on how to get your photo next to your Google search result but as this is no longer possible, this month's article explains ...

No More Google Authorship"I’ve been involved since we first started testing authorship markup and displaying it in search results. We’ve gotten lots of useful feedback from all kinds of webmasters and users, and we've tweaked, updated, and honed recognition and displaying of authorship information. Unfortunately, we've also observed that this information isn’t as useful to our users as we’d hoped, and can even distract from those results. With this in mind, we've made the difficult decision to stop showing authorship in search results. 

(If you’re curious -- in our tests, removing authorship generally does not seem to reduce traffic to sites. nor does it increase clicks on ads. we make these kinds of changes to improve our users’ experience.)

On a personal note, it's been fun and interesting travelling the road of authorship with all of you. There have been weird quirks, bugs, some spam to fight, but the most rewarding thing has been (and will continue to be) interacting with webmasters themselves. We realize authorship wasn't always easy to implement, and we greatly appreciate the effort you put into continually improving your sites for your users.  Thank you!

Going forward, we're strongly committed to continuing and expanding our support of structured markup (such as schema.org). This markup helps all search engines better understand the content and context of pages on the web, and we'll continue to use it to show rich snippets in search results.

it’s also worth mentioning that search users will still see Google+ posts from friends and pages when they’re relevant to the query — both in the main results, and on the right-hand side. Today’s authorship change doesn’t impact these social features.

As always, we’ll keep expanding and improving the set of free tools we provide to make it easier for you to optimize your sites. Thank you again, and please keep the feedback coming."

Copied from Google's website - https://plus.google.com/+JohnMueller/posts/HZf3KDP1Dm8



*In a search carried out on www.google.co.nz at 7.00 a.m. Wednesday, 1 October 2014 for "www design", www.wwwdesign.co.nz ranks No. 1 out of 3,370,000,000 possibilities - Click Here To View.

*Please note that results may vary from quoted as Google is continuously re-indexed.


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They receive an enormous amount of visitors and are extremely well ranked in the top search engines - if you're not there you're missing out !! All you have to do is forward us 25 words about your business - a breeze surely !! Your classified advertisement will be linked to your website and can also have an email link on it if requested.

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