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Google demotes its own Chrome browser search rankings

Google has been caught out after the site was caught breaking its own rules by paying bloggers to write posts promoting it’s web browser, Google Chrome. Google have said it will manually change its search rankings to ‘demote’ its own Chrome web browser for two months.

As of today, the Chrome download page has a publicly reported pagerank of 0/10. According to Google, the pagerank will remain lowered for a period of 60 days.

The Google PageRank system is the key to Google’s search algorithm – the lower a site’s number, the lower it will usually rank in Google searches.

If you would like TheStudio4 to help and improve your site’s pagerank so you can rank higher on Google then contact us.… [Read More]

QR (Quick Response) codes

TheStudio4 Website QR Code

A QR or Quick Response code is a two-dimensional barcode. When you scan such a QR code using a mobile phone camera or a webcam, the QR reader application processes the barcode and either takes you to a Web site, a YouTube video or some other web content. QR codes provide a quick and simple way to point people towards your website or information about your business.

QR codes can contain the following types of information:

Website URL YouTube Video Google Maps Location (Latitude and Longitude) Social Media (Facebook, Twitter etc) iTunes Link Plain Text Telephone Number SMS Message Email Address Email Message Contact Details (a VCARD) Event (a VCALENDAR) Wifi Login (Android Only)

There are still more ways in which QR codes can be used.

 

How do you use a QR Code?

To use a QR code on your mobile phone in most cases … [Read More]