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10 Steps to Create a Website (from Scratch) in 2024

Creating a website involves: Planning Content creation Web design and development Testing Historically, this process has taken months. Not to mention the complex coding, technical jargon, and steep learning curve….

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Pillar Pages: How to Create One + Examples

Pillar pages are the foundation of an effective search engine optimization (SEO) strategy. At Backlinko, we use pillar pages to secure high search rankings for thousands of keywords. Case in…

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Most Popular Apps

Mobile apps have become an integral part of our daily lives and take up a sizable share of screen time today. Below you’ll find the latest data on the most…

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10 B2B SEO Statistics

B2B SEO has become an important element of a successful marketing strategy, helping B2B businesses improve their online visibility and credibility. In this post, you’ll find 10 up-to-date B2B SEO…

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Google Credit Card Search Widget

Google Search now may show you a special search box for your searches related to finding a credit card. If you search for [credit cards], [best credit cards], [visa credit…

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Google Mobile Search Tests More Sitelink Variations

Google is testing a number of sitelink variations within its mobile search results interface. They come in these variations: boxed in, pill-like shaped, some with arrows, some in black, and…

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Google Perspectives Can Show Instagram Posts

Google is now showing Instagram posts within its Perspectives feature in the Google Search results. This started a week ago or so, and I received a number of posts about…

Search Engine Journal

What Is Schema Markup & Why Is It Important For SEO?

Discover how schema markup can improve your website’s performance in search results. Use variants schema to highlight product variations and provide context to search engines. The post What Is Schema…

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Mastering The Art Of In-House SEO [2024 Edition]

Take your in-house SEO career to the next level with guidance from industry leaders in this insightful post. The post Mastering The Art Of In-House SEO [2024 Edition] appeared first…

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11 Things You Can Do With a Free Semrush Account

With a free Semrush account, you can perform keyword research, analyze your competitors, track keyword rankings, and much more. Learn more about what tools you can use and their capabilities.

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Daily Search Forum Recap: June 21, 2024

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web. Google unleashed a…

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Google June 2024 Spam Update Takes Target

Google has released a new algorithm update the search company is naming the Google June 2024 Spam Update. This update does not have anything new specific changes that we are…

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Google Posts Safe Search FAQs

Ashwarya, the Community Manager for Google Search, posted a bunch of resources around Google Safe Search. He wrote, “We are going to help you out in every way possible. Here…

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Local Service Ads Coming To Google Maps On iOS

Google is notifying some advertisers that use Google’s Local Service Ads program that soon their ads will be shown on Google Maps. It will start with the iOS version of…

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Alt Text: What It Is & How To Write It

Enhance your website’s SEO and accessibility with alt text. Discover the importance of alt text and how to make it work for your images. The post Alt Text: What It…

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Google Spam Update Sparks Relentless Discontent

Google’s Spam Update derided by site owners, saying Google defines SPAM as Small Publishers Are Meaningless The post Google Spam Update Sparks Relentless Discontent appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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Apple Statistics – Users, Devices, and Revenue

Apple currently ranks as one of the most valuable companies with a market cap of $3.31 trillion. Founded in 1976, the company had a long history of innovations from introducing…

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Google Launches June 2024 Spam Update

Google begins rolling out the June 2024 spam update, which should take a week to complete. The post Google Launches June 2024 Spam Update appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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Daily Search Forum Recap: June 20, 2024

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web…

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Google Warns On Using JavaScript For Structured Data

In the Google Merchant Center structured data documentation, it says that you should add structured data to the HTML source and that it “can’t be generated after a page has…

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Most Google People Also Ask Responses Are Wikipedia

Surprise, surpise… Wikipedia is the number one source of information that comes up when you click on the people also ask feature within the Google Search results. People also ask…

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12 Important Image SEO Tips You Need To Know

Curious about which factors are key to ensuring your images don’t slow down your site? Explore these 14 essential tips for optimizing images. The post 12 Important Image SEO Tips…

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What Is YMYL & How Does It Affect SEO?

“Your Money or Your Life” (YMYL) refers to topics that may affect users’ health, finances, safety, or well-being.

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Selling On Instagram: How To Boost Your Sales Today

In this article, we’ll guide you through the process of selling on Instagram and how Semrush Social can help. This post will help you tailor your content and posting schedule…

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Daily Search Forum Recap: June 19, 2024

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web. Google posted its…

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Google Local Panels Gains Menu Button

Google seems to be adding a “menu” button to the Google Business Profiles, the local panels, in the web search results. I think Google has tested this one and off…

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8 Powerful SEO AI Tools and Their Top Features

AI tools can be incredibly useful in scaling your SEO efforts. At Backlinko, we use SEO AI software to support our content marketing activities alongside our team of expert SEO…

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Daily Search Forum Recap: June 18, 2024

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web. Google Search Console…

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Bing Webmaster Tools Clickthrough Rate Over 100%

Did you ever sort the Bing Webmaster Tools clickthrough-rate column from highest to lowest and notice that you can see a CTR higher than 100%, I even see 300%. Well,…

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Google Search Tests Black Sitelinks

Google is testing another variation of its sitelinks design, this one uses black font colors for the sitelinks. Of course, Google generally uses blue for those links, because links are…

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Google Now Allow Some Opioid Painkillers Ads

Google Ads will update its Healthcare and medicines policy this month to allow advertisers to discuss opioid painkillers without promoting or selling them. The example given is that you can…