Open Video To Google – Please Reinstate Chrome

Dear Google

Your recent decision to invoke a manual penalty on the download page for Google Chrome will have lasting ramifications for the whole of online marketing, whether display advertising, affiliate marketing, and other performance marketing such as CPA models, making many such business models unworkable.

Video Exclusive: Has Google Given Twitter a Cloaking Penalty?

It seems Google has given Twitter some kind of penalty, possibly for cloaking.

Watch this video for the details

Has Google Given Twitter a Cloaking Penalty?

This Video Is Protected

More about Andys Store by Andy

To check the cached Google page you will have to switch off javascript using something like the web developer toolbar for Firefox.

Laser Targeted Video SEO

A couple of months ago we introduced some new Video SEO features into the uQast player and now all the wrinkles have been ironed out, including some work arounds for sub-optimal code within WordPress core in regards to oEmbed, a large chunk of it is working as intended.

uQast In A Nutshell (Bonus Offer & How To Get It For Free)

uqast-cartoon-600

uQast

uQast Demo

<a href="http://.mov" ><img src="http://www.uqast.com/1089/videoiframe.html?w=640&#038;h=360&#038;aplay=0&#038;affid=0&#038;links=0&#038;hi=0&#038;wmode=transparent" alt="uQast Demo" width="640" height="360"></a>

More about Andys Store by Andy

So How Can You Get uQast For Free?

uQast For Free

  • Be patient – eventually a version will be launched with a reduced feature set. You won’t have a /yourname or /yourkeyword URL and someone may even be using yours if it is at all competitive – a bit like domain names
    I don’t own andybeard.com Youtube.com/andybeard myspace.com/andybeard skype:andybeard and probably quite a few more.
    I regret not grabbing hold of those when they were available
    The exact details of the reduced feature set are not decided or I haven’t details, plus the feature set is a moving target with continual innovation. uQast Pro users will remain on the leading edge.

Keystroke Optimization For Google Instant

Long Tail - LongTail diagrams

Lots of rash statements get written by new media types after a press conference by Google, as an attempt to grab attention or to validate their business model by detrimenting that of others.
I am glad Matt Cutts, Marissa Mayer and many other Googlers have been fairly quick to defend the continued need for some kind of Search Engine Optimization, because ultimately a lot of what is SEO helps Google index content and find relevance.

Vimeo – Remove Your Videos & Links Now

vimeo-commercial-use-2

vimeo-commercial-use-2Paul had a nasty Christmas present, an email notifying him that his training videos were in breach of Vimeo’s no commercial use policy.

You could believe his shock, with so many popular tech, web design & SEO blogs being allowed to flaunt the rules.