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Does Site Ranking Depend on Page Quantity?

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If you want your site to rank higher, you should strive to add as many pages to it as you can, right? Not so fast, according to a new video from Matt Cutts, chief of search spam at Google. In the video, Cutts explains that certain factors related to overall website size do indeed play into your rankings, but that size itself isn't really an issue.

If you have established your website and are wondering what to do next in order to boost your overall site ranking, taking the time to view Matt Cutts' video could save you from a lot of unnecessary work and misguided effort.

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Why'd Your Page Drop Ranking Over Time? Matt Cutts Explains

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You posted a new page of content that you're particularly proud of. You enter the page's target keyword into Google a few days later, and you're pleased to see that it's ranked #1! However, when you check back a few days later, your post is now ranking #4.

You remember your post a month later, enter the same keyword query, and suddenly it's not even ranked on the first page! Why did your page drop ranking? As reported by Search Engine Land, Google web spam chief Matt Cutts is back to explain why new pages tend to rank highly at first, and settle lower in the SERPs over time.

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How to Increase Your Word of Mouth Referrals

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Back when I was young and foolish - now I'm just the latter - I wrote for an educational children's show that achieved critical acclaim, a Peabody, but no commercial success.

While I wasn't too concerned about what the future held, my co-writer, an older woman, most certainly was. While I focused on and made it my job to write scripts, she made it her job to write scripts and collect emails from everybody. This included everyone that we met in relation to the show: producers, actors, engineers, big names at award banquets, you name it.

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19 Things That Make Google Analytics an Awesome Tool

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By now, most everyone has heard of Google and just in case you haven't - Google began as a search engine company and now has the largest search engine market share in the world. However, Google is much more than a search engine company and in fact, has countless Internet based applications, programs, and tools.

Analytics is one of Google's most powerful tools and is designed to assist web developers and online business owners alike to improve their search rankings across the various pages of their site. Below is a list of 19 things that make Google Analytics an awesome tool:

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