Conversations in Search: Ian Lurie. "Businesses have to take it or leave it choice. Three-quarters of what happens online starts at Google, let's face it, you take your site out of Google, you better be Amazon.".
Conversations in Search: Barry Adams. "Too many senior managers are entrenched in their little domains, and it makes them hesitant. They get awarded on quarterly quotas and quarterly targets, and they're risk-averse.".
Conversations in Search: Dawn Anderson. "People often say 'I improved from position 50 to position 30, aren't I doing well?’ No, you're not. Why? Because in search, only results in the top 10 or perhaps 20 matter."
Conversations in Search: Bill Slawski. "Some things get distracting, it's like misdirection. Google might see that you're making changes to the website and in response to those changes, take some random action.".
Conversations in Search: Dave Smart. "Sometimes we have to say 'you can do better'. It can be shocking sometimes when you see blatant spam or junk, and sometimes it's surprising when you see an SEO company..".
Conversations in Search: Daniel K. Cheung. "When something goes wrong .. usually it's because of something else, not because of what we've done. .. do whatever you can, and if it doesn't work out, it sucks, yet move on.".
Conversations in Search: Tom Crowe. "There are many good people in the SEO field. .. I've found out that there are also many people who are scamming, who are not providing a proper product or don't understand SEO.".
Conversations in Search: Rob Watts. There's a lot of wisdom in Google with the engineers and the management team who know that search is a delicate balance...".