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Predictions, Revisited

By - November 28, 2007

Whoa. This is the first result on Google for “predictions 2007.” I better focus for 2008. I was just reviewing what I wrote about a year ago, and to find it, I typed that phrase into Google, and was stunned. I am certain someone did a better job than me, on issues far more important than the ones I found interesting. Clearly, the Index has a way to go…

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4 thoughts on “Predictions, Revisited

  1. nmw says:

    John, your link via Google.COM redirected me to results from Google.DE (presumably Google algorithms have a “rule” that since I’m currently in Germany [based on my IP address?], I should prefer results from Google.DE to those from Google.COM) — so you may have to be more careful drawing conclusions from a Google.COM search link (@ Google.DE your #1 Google.COM result came in at #3).

  2. Adam Hodgkin says:

    This years predictions still have a way to go, but they dont look to be on target. Does this mean that your Google ranking will be lower in 2008? (Unless December suddenly goes your way).

  3. Derek Tumolo says:

    Ah, the echo chamber of blogging strikes again. By the way, have you ever considered building a mobile friendly version of your blog? Reading this on a mobile requires about 4 pages of scrolling to get through the sidebar to the article I clicked for.

  4. Internet says:

    At the turn of the last century could anyone have predicted this>>>>