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Bing Tests Light Bulb On Search Results That Expand Snippet

Microsoft Bing is testing a light bulb icon on the right side of the search resu...

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Google On Small Business SEO & How It’s Changing Via @sejournal, @MattGSouthern

Google's John Mueller suggests the way small businesses do SEO is changing in a...

October 13, 2021 / SEO

What Makes A Great YouTube Channel?

As the world’s second-biggest search engine (after Google), and the world’s seco...

October 4, 2021 / SEO

How To Get Buy-in From The C-suite

SEO maven Kevin Indig helps fellow SEOs and search marketers successfully naviga...

October 13, 2021 / SEO
  • Google Titles Are Changing In Search But For The Better?

    About a month ago, Google made a change to the snippet titles it shows in its search results, then confirmed that change a week after it was launched. The SEO community went a bit nuts about the changes and Google said, hold on, we are listening, we will adapt. Google may have begun to roll out some of those changes based on the feedback it has received. Continue reading Google Titles Are Changing In Search But For The Better?

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  • Google Tests Search Refinements In Autocomplete

    Google is testing placing those search refinement bubbles directly in the Google suggest autocomplete. Shalom Goodman spotted this and posted a screenshot on Twitter showing this in action. Continue reading Google Tests Search Refinements In Autocomplete

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  • Google Won't Share How Core Web Vitals Ranking Metrics Add Up

    Google documents in its Core Web Vital reports the scores and grades for each URL it knows about on the web. But how that will impact your web rankings in Google Search, when the Page Experience Update is released next month, Google will not document how those metrics add up and are scored. Continue reading Google Won't Share How Core Web Vitals Ranking Metrics Add Up

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  • Search News Buzz Video Recap: Google June 2021 Core Update Touched Down, Local Search Ranking Update, Google Predator Algorithms & More

    It was a pretty busy week, but to start off, I posted my big monthly Google webmaster report - catch up there on the month. Google released the June 2021 core update on June 2nd... Continue reading Search News Buzz Video Recap: Google June 2021 Core Update Touched Down, Local Search Ranking Update, Google Predator Algorithms & More

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  • Google Search Displaying Two Results FAQ Rich Results For Most Snippets?

    Looks like Google made a change to how many FAQ rich results can show in the Google Search results per search result snippet. Previously, Google would show many FAQ results below a snippet, now Google has reduced it to a maximum of two. I am not sure if this is a bug or a feature, but I cannot bring up more than two in any of my tests. Continue reading Google Search Displaying Two Results FAQ Rich Results For Most Snippets?

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  • Microsoft Bing Sharable Direct Answer

    Did you know that Microsoft Bing lets you share some of the direct answers (or as Google calls it, featured snippets) on social or other means? Well, it is not for most direct answers but for maybe Microsoft based answers it does. It also has this neat animation in the search results as well. Continue reading Microsoft Bing Sharable Direct Answer

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  • Google: Redirects Signals Stick With Destination URL After A Year

    Gary Illyes of Google posted on Twitter that you should keep a redirect live for a year for Google Search purposes. The signals from original page A to destination page B will all be transferred and stick with page B even after the redirect is removed, if that redirect is live for a year. Continue reading Google: Redirects Signals Stick With Destination URL After A Year

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  • Google Crawl Rate Setting Takes A Day To Work

    Google's John Mueller said on Reddit that if you want to slow Google from crawling your site (or speed it up), it can take about a day from when you set the crawl rate setting in Google Search Console for it to kick in. The official documentation kind if implies it takes two to three days. Continue reading Google Crawl Rate Setting Takes A Day To Work

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  • Google Tests Five Results In The Local Pack - A 5 Pack

    Google is possibly testing the local pack in a five pack form, with five local results. The local results box is known as the three pack because it has shown 3 results since 2015 but we've seen Google recently test this five pack, also a two pack and a ten pack - all recently. Continue reading Google Tests Five Results In The Local Pack - A 5 Pack

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  • Google: JSON-LD Doesn't Give You An SEO Benefit Over Other Markup Formats

    Google on occasion tells you which method of technology they prefer over others. They did it with mobile, saying go responsive over other methods. They did it was schema markup solutions, saying JSON-LD is preferred over other methods. But using a preferred method does not give you any benefit in Google Search than a non-preferred method. Continue reading Google: JSON-LD Doesn't Give You An SEO Benefit Over Other Markup Formats

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