This Week in Search August 20-26

It’s been another great week of content online. Here are some great picks to read through:

SEO

WTF are rel=”dofollow” & rel=”noindex” – Andy Beard

How to Rescue Poorly Converting Web Sites – Search Engine Land

Showing more results from a domain – Google Webmaster Central Blog

Blekko: A Search Engine Which Is Also A Killer SEO Tool – Search Engine Land

E-Commerce SEO: Making Product Pages into Great Content – Whiteboard Friday – SEOmoz

28 New Link Building Resources: the “Dixon Jones Rocks” Edition (8/20 – 8/26) – Ontolo

PPC

When Is It OK to Have Low-Quality-Score Keywords? – PPC Hero

8 Crucial AdWords Reports For Measuring Success – Search Engine Land

What’s In Your PPC “Pre-Flight” Checklist? – SEM Geek

Social Media

How Gap’s ‘Groupon’ Went Crazy Viral – ClickZ

How To Calm Employees Into Social Media – Outspoken Media

This Week in Search July 31 – Aug 5

There were a lot of great posts across the web this week. Here are some of the best:

SEO

Bing Maps Launches New User Interface – Search Engine Land

Video is Now a Must-Have Feature for Competitive SEO – Search Engine Land

How to Not Fail at SEO – Search Engine Watch

Linking to Internal 404 Pages Can Cause Search Ranking Harm – Search Engine Roundtable

Google: The Robots Meta Tag Is Cumulative (First Come First Serve) – Search Engine Roundtable

3 Tips for Effective ‘Link Luv’ – Search Engine Group

What to do Once You Make Front Page – RhinoSEO

44 Local Link Building Queries for Citation Prospecting and Opportunity Analysis – Ontolo

Facebook SEO: Optimizing for an Audience of 500 Million – Online Marketing Blog

Using Excel for SEO – the Grand Collection of Tips – Search Engine Journal

Introducing Google Small Business Blog – Google Small Business Blog

Social Media

3 Less Known but Effective Ways to Share Your Facebook Page – Search Engine Journal

Is Spamming Twitter Good Google SEO? – Read Write Web

PPC

AdWords Myths – common misperceptions about keywords – Inside AdWords

Modified Broad Match — Broad Match ¬†as it Should Be – Search Engine Watch