Articles about search engine optimization


Google Posts Testing More Visual Display

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Petra Kraft, a long time Local SEO and careful observer in the hospitality space, noticed an interesting test in Google Posts. She found a Knowledge Panel where Google was showing

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Review: 2-factor authentication on iPhone gets dirt-simple with this keyfob

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Privacy and protecting data has certainly moved up in importance on a global scale over the past few months. A big part of that is the ongoing focus on user privacy because of data

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How Long it Takes for a Link to Affect Rankings - Search Engine Journal

Last updated: 06/06/2018

Someone asked me if it was true that it takes around three months for Google to assign value to a link. The interesting thing about the recent patents and updates to patents is th

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Yoast SEO Plugin Bug Causes Ranking Drops - Search Engine Journal

Last updated: 06/06/2018

A major update to Yoast SEO fixes a bug that affected the rankings of certain websites. The founder of Yoast, Joost de Valk, personally offered an apology to victims of the error t

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Google's reliance on Wikipedia makes it vulnerable to search pranks - Search Engine Land

Last updated: 06/05/2018

Note: By submitting this form, you agree to Third Door Media's terms. We respect your privacy. Once again, Google is in trouble with conservative critics because of its perceived

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DuckDuckGo SEO: What You Should Know

Last updated: 05/13/2018

Over the last few weeks, multiple clients have asked me about DuckDuckGo and if their websites are optimized for this search engine. It was a great question, because DuckDuckGo ha

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New Google Data on Shopping Keywords - Search Engine Journal

Last updated: 05/13/2018

Google has published an article about shopping related keywords. The article relates that a growing trend with mobile consumers is in the use of three new kinds of shopping keyword

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Are the Days of Human-Managed PPC Numbered?

Last updated: 05/13/2018

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are the trendy buzzwords in business today. Just look at how searches for these concepts have risen in Google Trends over th

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Google asking dissatisfied searchers to submit questions manually in the search results - Search Engine Land

Last updated: 05/12/2018

Google has confirmed it’s testing a new feature in the search results that asks searchers to submit a more detailed question to the company directly in the search results box. Th

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A time-saving free script to keep Ad Grants accounts out of trouble - Search Engine Land

Last updated: 05/12/2018

Google updated its policies for Grants accounts at the start of 2018 and introduced a 5 percent click-through rate (CTR) criterion that has to be met for two months in a row to kee

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