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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

Technical Sites Not Ranking Problem in Google; Google Ignores Links to 404s
Air Date: August 13, 2015

0 Technical Sites Not Ranking Problem in Google;Google Ignores Links to 404s; Does Wikipedia Really Have a Google Problem; Sesame Street Headed to HBO; Google User Actions not Ranking Factor; Google Marriage Proposal Fail.



Google Panda 4.2 Continues; New Study Finds Non Mobile Friendly Sites Disappearing From Results.
Air Date: August 6, 2015

0 Google Panda 4.2 Continues; New Study Finds Non Mobile Friendly Sites Disappearing From Results. Facebook Patents Technology to Give Lenders Leverage over Borrowers based on social connections.  Plus, Windows 10 Raves, Stephen Harper and Netflix and more.



Make Re-Marketing a Part of Your Marketing; SEMPost Turns 1-Year Old
Air Date: July 30, 2015

0 PPC and Performance Marketer Duane Brown following his presentation at MozCon on delightful re-marketing. Duane discusses with Jim Hedger and Dave Davies about the importance of making re-marketing a part of your marketing strategy. Plus,  SEMPost Turns 1-Year Old and Jennifer Slegg comes on to discusses the milestone.



Google Panda Slow Load; Content Delivery Networks and SEO
Air Date: July 23, 2015

0 Google Panda Slow Load; Content Delivery Networks and SEO; XML Sitemap counts should be correct again; Google lets users map their steps; Google Maps’ New Timeline Is a Walk Down Memory Lane; Google wants to index your real-world experiences and make them searchable; Google: HTTPS Acts As A Dealbreaker In A Google Ranking Tie  



Moore’s Law Accelerated! Google Updates “Do Not Ask For Links” Advisory
Air Date: July 9, 2015

0 Moore’s Law accelerated! Google updates “Do not ask for links” advisory; The Right to be Forgotten Over Here? The Loathsome get loathsome as HackingTeam hack-ware now in the hands of terrorists; Who the Hell is PewDiePie? Google My Business pages might be deactivated if not accessed in six months



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.