Notes From The Deep End : a graphic & web design blog

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Why Crowdsourcing is Bad For Design

By: Dennis Salvatier | May 8th, 2012 | 17 comments

When you think of mortal enemies you think of legendary foes like the Hatfields and the McCoys, Sherlock Holmes and Professor Moriarty, Batman and the Joker. Design also has a mortal enemy that’s come to power in the last few years and it is called crowdsourcing. Many well known companies are ...

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What You Need to Know About the Google Penguin Update

By: Wes McDowell | May 1st, 2012 | 18 comments

Google has updated its ranking algorithm again. This time around, they are focusing most heavily on penalizing sites that use "over-optimization" and sneaky web spam tactics to generate links. The official name is "the Penguin Update." Coming on the heels of the latest "Panda Update," Penguin is a ...

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