Should I Use Hyphens Or Underscores In URLs?

In the video on this page, “Should I use underscores or hyphens in URLs?  you will see Matt Cutts’ presentation on Google Search Website Optimization. He discusses the use of underscores or hyphens used in website links and how their use is treated by the...

Is Search Wiki Or Analytics Data Used For Ranking?

This 2009 question answered by Google’s Matt Cutts dealt with the issue of whether or not Google’s SearchWiki or Analytics data was used for website ranking.Is SearchWiki or Analytics data used for ranking? – While interesting to listen to, this...

What Are Some Best Practices For Moving To A New CMS?

Whenever webmasters try to implement big changes to a website, they are always conscious of minimizing the effect on the search rankings. In this video, Matt Cutts gives concrete examples of what people can do to soften any blow that might occur as a consequence of...

Is Redirecting A Large Number Of Domains Suspicious?

Google software engineer Matt Cutts answered a number of questions submitted online on February 26, 2009. Among the questions asked was a query about whether or not a large number of domain redirects constituted suspicious activity. Is redirecting a large number of...