Tag: SEO

Google To Shut Down PageSpeed Service For Accelerating Websites

Internet, Mobile
Google is shutting down PageSpeed Service, its hosted solution for optimizing websites for faster delivery, on August 3. Developers have until then to change their DNS settings or their sites won’t be available anymore. New sign-ups have already been disabled. Reports Tech Crunch PageSpeed Service, which launched four-and-a-half years ago, applies a number of optimization techniques to a site to get it to the user faster. This ranges from compressing images to optimizing cache settings, JavaScript and CSS files. The service also caches static assets and then delivers them from Google’s servers around the world. In many ways, PageSpeed Service is similar to what CloudFlare does but without the focus on security. Because Google also offers most of the features of PageSpeed through a mo

Will new gTLD SEO change search landscape?

Business, Domains, Internet
It’s been known for quite a bit of time the importance of a domain name and its ability to provide businesses with search ranking advantages. Writes  Alvin Brown I’m sure if business owners would have known the outcome of the Internet and the .com craze of the mid 90’s some twenty years ago, I’m sure most would give thousands of dollars to go back in time to have purchase their premium .com of choice when they were free or cost a few hundred dollars. There were millions and millions of domains and keywords floating around with little to no financial investment. You just simply had to be a risk taker, gambler, or saw just a glimpse of what the Internet could and would become. It’s always difficult to predict and know the future from where we stand today, although it is much easier