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About Webcology

Webcology takes a deeper look at the ecosystem of the Internet as it affects webmasters and web marketers from the points of view of two well known web marketers, Jim Hedger and Dave Davies. Based on interviews with special high-profile guests or panels, Webcology introduces, explores and explains how the various segments of the web marketing world work.

Latest Show Episodes & Updates

Facebook’s Rainbow Filters ; Yahoo Search Testing Google Results Instead of Bing.
Air Date: July 2, 2015

0 Facebook’s Rainbow Filters and the Algorithmic Echo Chamber;  AOL’s Exodus From Google Search Partners Signals Major Industry Changes Coming; What Yahoo Testing Google Search Results Over Bing’s Really Means; Would You Like To Compare Your Sites In Google Search Console? Let Google Know.



Matt Cutts Extends Unpaid Leave; How Facebook Can Nail You
Air Date: June 25, 2015

0 Matt Cutts Extends Unpaid Leave; Forget privacy. That’s so over. Facebook can nail you with like, 80% accuracy, even if your face is obscured or covered. ICANN Wants to Ban Domain Privacy for Commercial Sites. Plus Jim Hedger talks to co-host Dave Davies about a story he explains as  It’s like when Vroomfondle and Majikthise, representatives […]



Sage Lewis Running for Mayor of Akron, Ohio
Air Date: June 18, 2015

0 Marketing strategist and owner at SageRock Sage Lewis shares his aspirations for running for mayor of Akron, Ohio with Jim Hedger and Dave Davies. Sage explains the move as he filed his petitions while wearing a cowboy hat.



How Social Media, Content Management and Relationships Tie Into Each Other
Air Date: June 11, 2015

0 Olga Andrienko, Head of Social Media at SEMRush discusses with Jim Hedger and Dave Davies how social media, content management and relationships tie into each other.



Panda Pending, Constant Penguin, Cloaking via Mobile, Windows 10 Update and More
Air Date: June 4, 2015

1 Panda Pending, Constant Penguin, Cloaking via Mobile, Windows 10 update, Mobilegeddon bigger than anticipated or reported, plus a Matt Cutts retrospective at SMX Advanced. Plus, Jim Hedger and Dave Davies discuss Does Google Associate Unlinked Brand Mentions with Brand Sites for Ranking? Googles VR camera plans more than just GoPro partnership.



Google I/O News on Google Android Auto; SEER Interactive Founder Wil Reynolds
Air Date: May 28, 2015

1 Jim and Dave have an interview with the founder of SEER Interactive, Wil Reynolds. The conversation spans Wil’s career, decisions he’s made, what it takes to be successful in the industry, and learning from mistakes along the way. Plus, news out of Google I/O on how Google Android Auto will be in nearly all new cars […]



Tweets Coming Back to Google Search; Google Webmaster Tools Renamed Google Search Console
Air Date: May 21, 2015

0 Google and Twitter bring tweets to Google Search;  Are Google and Skrillex making smart phones safer? Search the N-word on Google Maps and it’ll point you to the White House. Google Webmaster Tools Renamed Google Search Console; CSE and Five Eyes revealed to be targeting popular mobile browsers and mobile App Stores. Also, Jim Hedger previews the upcoming ClickItSummit […]



Googles Phantom Algorithm Update; What Google Defines As A Doorway Page
Air Date: May 14, 2015

0 Google’s ‘Phantom’ Algorithm Update Hits Websites; Bing To Rank Mobile Friendly Web Pages Better; What Google Defines As A Doorway Page; Right-To-Be-Forgotten: One Year Later; Google has a secret ‘bench’ program.



Windows 10 and the Mobile Future; Google Page Speed andGoogle Webmaster Tool Changes
Air Date: May 8, 2015

0 Microsoft Ignite, Windows 10 and the mobile future; Google Page Speed, Google Webmaster Tool changes; C51 passed – warning to American webmasters; : Twitter and Twediting, plus Why SEOs Should Focus on Googles 498 Other Signals, Not Just Panda and Penguin.



Facebook SOS, Twitter & Google Search & New Advantages In Mobile Search
Air Date: April 30, 2015

0 On today’s episode of Webcology hosts Jim Hedger & Dave Davies dive into the changes in the Twitter & Google search system, discuss the changes in Mobile Search, dive into the history of Microsoft Windows systems and the new Microsoft Edge web browser among many other web related topic. Dive in and enjoy!