Bill Slawski "has an uncanny ability of decrypting insanely ambiguous search engine related patents and translating them into plain English in terms the average person can comprehend."
Sebastian "has carved quite a niche for himself being the ultimate guru in the programming spectrum of SEO. He has a wide array of experience with Apache, PHP, MySQL which he utilizes to always think outside the box with."
Marios has an SEO experiments category in his blog where he reports his findings in a straightforward fashion.
Congratulations to the three of you; the acknowledgment is well-deserved.
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