Google Algo Updates, Explained.

Because "algo" is much cooler than "algorithm" and there aren't enough infographics in the world (?) More info below graphic. Panda AKA The Common Sense Update 2011 with many follow up updates Google starts penalizing sites for keyword stuffing (getting as many keywords onto 1 page as possible), duplicate content, and thin (weak) content. PENGUIN AKA THE A LITTLE OUT OF YOUR CONTROL UPDATE 2012 Google says "nu-uh" to  suspicious or spammy-looking links. Webmasters step up their game to  avoid anchor text manipulation, keep an eye on incoming link patterns,  and disavow spammy links fast. HUMMINGBIRD AKA THE GOOGLE'S GETTING SMARTER UPDATE 2012 Google search results begin showing pages that may not contain the exact keyword that was searched for. Machine learning starts picking up on user intent. PIGEON AKA THE BLURRED LINES UPDATE 2014 Google tightens up its algorithm, making its local and core algorithms more in line with eachother than before.   MOBILE AKA "MOBILEGEDDON" 2012 Google makes the obvious announcement that more people are using their phones to search than ever before, and the unobvious  announcement that they will penalize sites that are not mobile-friendly. … Continue reading Google Algo Updates, Explained.

Do Better, Google.

News of Nia Wilson ripped across my Twitter. While scrolling through the #Sayhername and #YouOKsis hashtag, I saw this... MeShon Cooper Sasha Garden Nia Wilson LaTonya Richards Kishana Harley MeShon Cooper Sasha Garden Nia Wilson LaTonya Richards Kishana Harley MeShon Cooper Sasha Garden Nia Wilson LaTonya Richards Kishana Harley MeShon Cooper Sasha Garden Nia Wilson … Continue reading Do Better, Google.

Things That Makes Me Feel Good (Like This Dairy-Free Chocolate Zucchini Bread Recipe)

You know what makes me feel good? Blasting Bomba Estereo and dancing in the sun rays. Sweating until my lungs fling wide open. Loving my body and loving my pooch. Sitting on my couch and just staring at my awesome home. Eating and totally savoring good food. There is something special about eating good food. There's this … Continue reading Things That Makes Me Feel Good (Like This Dairy-Free Chocolate Zucchini Bread Recipe)

Gorriti: You’ve Got What A Foodie Needs

♪ ♫ Oh babay youuuu, you've got what I need.  But you say he's just a friend, you say he's just a friend...OH BAB BAY YOUUUU ♫ ♪ For any Palermo-ite, you know Calle Gorriti {pronounced Cay-jjjjay Gore-eat-ee} is more than just a friend.  Calle Gorriti satisfies your every craving; your every want; every lust, longing, yearning. If you're Buenos-Aires-bound anytime soon, scribble down … Continue reading Gorriti: You’ve Got What A Foodie Needs