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16-straight days of rankings volatility: SEOs dig into the COVID-19 effects on search

By George Nguyen “We don’t know right now if the web is changing, if Google is changing something, if people’s behavior is changing; but, we also know that people are just doing things so differently that it’s nearly impossible to set [these things] apart,” said Peter Meyers, marketing scientist at Moz, commenting on the unprecedented … Continue reading 16-straight days of rankings volatility: SEOs dig into the COVID-19 effects on search

Google’s John Mueller: Don’t Wait Around for People to Find Your Site via @MattGSouthern

Google’s John Mueller recently offered some advice that’s applicable to anyone launching a brand new website. In a Google Webmaster Hangout held on April 9, Mueller answered a question from a site owner concerned about a lack of query data in Search Console. The site owner stated they’ve only received 5 to 10 impressions in … Continue reading Google’s John Mueller: Don’t Wait Around for People to Find Your Site via @MattGSouthern

Google’s Mueller Calls Web 2.0 Style Links Spammy via @martinibuster

In a recent Webmaster Office Hours Hangout, Google’s John Mueller was asked about links from free posting sites. The technique of getting links from sites like Tumblr, classified sites, linking to your own profile in Alexa and other places that give links from profiles is called Web 2.0 Link Building. Mueller didn’t specifically say the … Continue reading Google’s Mueller Calls Web 2.0 Style Links Spammy via @martinibuster

Google Explains What’s Important For Top Rankings via @martinibuster

In a Google After Hours Office Hangout Google’s John Mueller answered a question about links and rankings. Along the way he demonstrated that sometimes what we think we know about SEO isn’t entirely correct. He then offered advice on how to fight for the top rankings. Everyone Knows You Need Links The publisher started off … Continue reading Google Explains What’s Important For Top Rankings via @martinibuster

Google May Be Forced to Reveal its Search Algorithm to an SEO via @MattGSouthern

Google is involved in a lawsuit that has the potential to result in the company revealing its long-guarded algorithm secrets. As part of the lawsuit, Google has been given an ultimatum by UK courts to either withdraw evidence to its defence or disclose the details of its search algorithm. Not only would Google have to … Continue reading Google May Be Forced to Reveal its Search Algorithm to an SEO via @MattGSouthern

Google’s Mueller on Indexing of Hidden Tab Content via @martinibuster

In a Google Office Hours hangout Google’s John Mueller corrected a lingering misperception about content hidden behind tags and accordions. Specifically, he busted the myth that Google weights or values content that’s hidden behind accordions and tabs. Google Values Hidden Content Less? There’s a popular idea that Google treats content that is not immediately visible … Continue reading Google’s Mueller on Indexing of Hidden Tab Content via @martinibuster

Google: Marking a Business ‘Temporarily Closed’ Doesn’t Impact Rankings via @MattGSouthern

Google’s Danny Sullivan confirms that marking a Google My Business listing as temporarily closed will not harm rankings or visibility. As businesses shut their doors to mitigate the spread of coronavirus, Google introduced a “temporarily closed” indicator in Google My Business. Initially there was concern about this indicator negatively impacting search rankings. A concerned business … Continue reading Google: Marking a Business ‘Temporarily Closed’ Doesn’t Impact Rankings via @MattGSouthern

Operating During COVID-19: Helpful Tips for Local Businesses

Local businesses know better than any other model what it means to fully participate in community life. You are the good neighbors who are there to serve, inspire, and sustain the people and traditions that make your town a unique and enjoyable place to call home. As we explore this topic of what local businesses … Continue reading Operating During COVID-19: Helpful Tips for Local Businesses

Google Launches COVID-19 Info Site & New Search Experience for Coronavirus Queries via @MattGSouthern

Google has launched its anticipated COVID-19 information website as well as a new search experience for coronavirus queries. Announced a week ago, Google has officially launched a dedicated website for coronavirus information and resources which is available at google.com/covid19. The website is primarily dedicated to education, prevention, and local resources. With this site, people will … Continue reading Google Launches COVID-19 Info Site & New Search Experience for Coronavirus Queries via @MattGSouthern

Google My Business Temporarily Removes Features Due to COVID-19 via @MattGSouthern

Google is temporarily removing some features from Google My Business as a result of limitations caused by the COVID-19 situation. “During the unprecedented COVID-19 situation, we are taking steps to protect the health of our team members and reduce the need for people to come into our offices. As a result, there may be some … Continue reading Google My Business Temporarily Removes Features Due to COVID-19 via @MattGSouthern

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