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Matt Cutts Talks about Penguin 2.0 on May 22, 2013 just a few hours before it goes live

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Matt Cutts talks about the Penguin 2.0 update just before it starts to roll out.

“It’s actually going to be a pretty busy summer, it will be pretty eventful.”

This was on a show This Week in Google with Leo Laporte.
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Underscores vs. dashes in URLs

Matt Cutts explains the difference between how Google interprets underscores and dashes in a URL.

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How important is it to have keywords in a domain name?

How would you explain “The Power of Keyword Domains” to someone looking to take a decision what kind of domain to go for?” McDot, Berlin

Russian subtitles provided by Mike Shakin.

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Is freshness an important signal for all sites?

Google has expressed in the past that frequently updated pages get a boost in rankings (QDF), that seems to favor blogs and news sites over company sites, which have less reason to be updated often. How important of a signal is “freshness”?
Ivan, Canada

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Does using stock photos on your pages have a negative effect on rankings?

Does using stock photos on your pages have a negative effect on rankings? Do original photos help you help you in this regard?
Greg M, Vancouver, BC

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