Random musings on scraping

Posting a link on a disreputable, very low-ranking, or poorly designed site is going to carry a negative impact. This wasn't technically a Google update, but it was one of the more significant changes to the search engine landscape in general. Any outdoor area would be made more child friendly …

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A few words on stickiness

Again, these aren't going to determine whether or not Google indexes your site; Google is going to crawl your site anyway. If you do make manual changes to an XML file that has been automatically generated for you, you may wish to visit a sitemap XML validator to check its …

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