Search Engine Journal

Your Guide To Dominating Local Search Marketing

Unlock the power of local search marketing with game-changing tactics. Stay ahead of the competition and improve your online visibility. The post Your Guide To Dominating Local Search Marketing appeared…

Search Engine Journal

Google AI Overviews: New Research Offers Insights

Research by BrightEdge offers new details of which verticals experience more Google AI Overviews in search results The post Google AI Overviews: New Research Offers Insights appeared first on Search…

Search Engine Journal

Google Search Console Complete Guide For SEO

Get started with Google Search Console and take control of your website’s performance in the search results. Boost rankings and fix issues with ease. The post Google Search Console Complete…

Search Engine Journal

How To Use Header Tags: SEO Best Practices

Discover the importance of header tags in web design and SEO. Optimize content structure and improve search rankings with these best practices. The post How To Use Header Tags: SEO…

Search Engine Journal

Google To Limit AI Overviews For “Nonsensical” Queries

Google addresses concerns about AI overviews, while continuing to claim they lead to higher user satisfaction and more clicks. The post Google To Limit AI Overviews For “Nonsensical” Queries appeared…

Search Engine Journal

International SEO For 2024: 9-Point Checklist For Success

Ready to conquer international SEO? This detailed checklist will take you from beginner to advanced practitioner, including using hreflang setups to unleash global growth. The post International SEO For 2024:…

Search Engine Journal

Why Do I Need A Privacy Statement?

Uncover the reasons why you need a privacy statement for your company and learn how it ensures transparency and compliance with GDPR regulations. The post Why Do I Need A…

Search Engine Journal

How To Find Competitors’ Keywords: Tips & Tools

Discover how to find competitor keywords & gain a competitive edge in SEO. Outperform your competitors in SERPs with effective keyword targeting. The post How To Find Competitors’ Keywords: Tips…

Search Engine Journal

Doubts Emerge Over Alleged Google Data Leak

Some search marketers are skeptical of connections between the alleged Google data leak and ranking factors The post Doubts Emerge Over Alleged Google Data Leak appeared first on Search Engine…

Search Engine Journal

Google Ads Now Being Mixed In With Organic Results

Explore the change and impact of Google ads mixed with organic results on user experience and organic search results. The post Google Ads Now Being Mixed In With Organic Results…

Search Engine Journal

Google Data Leak Clarification

Clarification of that Google data leak that may change your mind about what is known so far The post Google Data Leak Clarification appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Search Engine Journal

Google Search Leak: Conflicting Signals, Unanswered Questions

Leaked Google documents suggest user engagement metrics influence rankings, contradicting past statements. The leak has sparked controversy within the SEO industry over Google’s transparency. The post Google Search Leak: Conflicting…

Search Engine Journal

Google To Shut Down Business Profile Chat Feature

Google to discontinue Business Profile chat feature by July 31, urging businesses to seek alternative solutions. The post Google To Shut Down Business Profile Chat Feature appeared first on Search…

Search Engine Journal

The Traffic Impact Of AI Overviews

A recent analysis explores the impact of AI Overviews on organic traffic, highlighting potential shifts in ranking strategies. The post The Traffic Impact Of AI Overviews appeared first on Search…

Search Engine Journal

New WordPress Plugin Solves Site Navigation Problem

Joost de Valk, founder of Yoast SEO, created a new WordPress plugin that solves a common site architecture problem and improves SEO The post New WordPress Plugin Solves Site Navigation…

Search Engine Journal

Google Is Now Indexing EPUB Files

Google quietly started indexing EPUB files and can now be seen in the SERPs The post Google Is Now Indexing EPUB Files appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Search Engine Journal

Google’s AI Overviews Shake Up Ecommerce Search Visibility

Data reveals Google AI overviews are disrupting ecommerce visibility, pulling product data from non-ranking sources. The post Google’s AI Overviews Shake Up Ecommerce Search Visibility appeared first on Search Engine…

Search Engine Journal

Google Rolls Out Search Profile Feature For Reviewers

Google rolls out a new type of social profile that makes users’ written reviews in Search publicly accessible. The post Google Rolls Out Search Profile Feature For Reviewers appeared first…

Search Engine Journal

20 Web Directories You’ll Still Want To Use

Don’t overlook web directories. Discover top directories and learn how they can still offer value in today’s online landscape. The post 20 Web Directories You’ll Still Want To Use appeared…

Search Engine Journal

New Google Lens Ads Mimic AI Search Results

Google’s new visual search blurs the lines between AI search results and paid “recommendations” The post New Google Lens Ads Mimic AI Search Results appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Search Engine Journal

Google AIO 24: Threats And Opportunities

This article explores the good, the bad, and the ugly of AI Overviews, including lower CPCs, misinformation, and potential traffic loss for content creators. The post Google AIO 24: Threats…

Search Engine Journal

How To Recover From A Google Update (A Checklist)

Struggling to recover from a Google update? This checklist can help. Get back on track and maintain your website’s organic visibility. The post How To Recover From A Google Update…

Search Engine Journal

Google To Prioritize AI Overviews Ads Over Organic Search

Google keynote speakers demonstrated how AI Overviews will prioritize advertising over organic search The post Google To Prioritize AI Overviews Ads Over Organic Search appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Search Engine Journal

How To Use Header Tags: SEO Best Practices

Discover the importance of header tags in web design and SEO. Optimize content structure and improve search rankings with these best practices. The post How To Use Header Tags: SEO…

Search Engine Journal

SEO Job Listings Reportedly Down 37% Year-Over-Year

SEO job listings dropped 37% in Q1, though senior roles increased slightly amid economic pressures. The post SEO Job Listings Reportedly Down 37% Year-Over-Year appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Search Engine Journal

International SEO For 2024: 9-Point Checklist For Success

Ready to conquer international SEO? This detailed checklist will take you from beginner to advanced practitioner, including using hreflang setups to unleash global growth. The post International SEO For 2024:…

Search Engine Journal

38% Of Webpages From 2013 Have Vanished, Pew Study Finds

Pew Research Center study reveals widespread digital decay: 38% webpages, government links, tweets vanish within years. The post 38% Of Webpages From 2013 Have Vanished, Pew Study Finds appeared first…

Search Engine Journal

Learn SEO: A Blueprint From Beginner To Advanced

Whether you’re starting from square one or looking to refine your expertise, follow our step-by-step blueprint to elevate your SEO skills to new heights. The post Learn SEO: A Blueprint…

Search Engine Journal

Using AI Ethically In SEO

Uncover the ethical implications of using AI in SEO. Find out how to navigate the challenges of AI technologies to create accurate and unbiased content. The post Using AI Ethically…

Search Engine Journal

How To Use ChatGPT For Keyword Research

Master the art of keyword research with ChatGPT. Speed up your process and gain valuable insights for your SEO strategy. The post How To Use ChatGPT For Keyword Research appeared…

Search Engine Journal

Google Reveals Two New Web Crawlers

Google announces details of two new crawlers that are optimized for scraping images and videos for research and development purposes The post Google Reveals Two New Web Crawlers appeared first…

Search Engine Journal

20 Web Directories You’ll Still Want To Use

Don’t overlook web directories. Discover top directories and learn how they can still offer value in today’s online landscape. The post 20 Web Directories You’ll Still Want To Use appeared…

Search Engine Journal

What’s The Ideal Blog Post Length For SEO?

How long should your blog posts be for maximum SEO value and impact? See how much content length really matters. The post What’s The Ideal Blog Post Length For SEO?…

Search Engine Journal

What Is Conversion Rate & How Do You Calculate It?

It’s possible to get both higher traffic and a better conversion rate. Understand how to influence them by knowing how to calculate conversion here. The post What Is Conversion Rate…

Search Engine Journal

SEM Vs. SEO: What’s The Difference?

Should I be using SEO, SEM, or both? Find out the difference between the two and learn how they can give you a competitive advantage. The post SEM Vs. SEO:…

Search Engine Journal

16 Free Title Generator Tools For Writing Better Headlines

Take your headlines to the next level with free title generator tools. Create concise, catchy, click-worthy, and SEO-friendly headlines to captivate your audience. The post 16 Free Title Generator Tools…

Search Engine Journal

Building Brand Authenticity Through Community

Explore the power of authentic interactions in building brand trust and loyalty. Learn how to cultivate your brand voice and values. The post Building Brand Authenticity Through Community appeared first…

Search Engine Journal

New Google AI Overviews Documentation & SEO

What Google’s new AI Overviews documentation says that SEOs and publishers need to know The post New Google AI Overviews Documentation & SEO appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Search Engine Journal

Competing Against Brands & Nouns Of The Same Name

Facing brand conflicts? Discover strategies to compete against brands and nouns with the same name and establish your online presence. The post Competing Against Brands & Nouns Of The Same…

Search Engine Journal

Should You Include FAQs On Product Or Category Pages?

Explore the benefits of including FAQs on product category pages for your brand. Enhance user experience and optimize your website with these tips. The post Should You Include FAQs On…

Search Engine Journal

Why Google Can’t Tell You About Every Ranking Drop

Google explains the challenges in providing transparency about algorithmic ranking changes and manual reviews. The post Why Google Can’t Tell You About Every Ranking Drop appeared first on Search Engine…

Search Engine Journal

Content Decay: A Rotten Name For A Real SEO Issue

Google’s Search Off The Record podcast discussed Content Decay, an SEO problem that nobody’s heard of but is actually a real thing The post Content Decay: A Rotten Name For…

Search Engine Journal

The 9 Best Landing Page Builders For 2024

Turn visitors into customers with the right landing page builder. Choose from our top nine picks to elevate your marketing efforts. The post The 9 Best Landing Page Builders For…

Search Engine Journal

116 Top Free SEO Tools

Take advantage of the best free SEO tools to maximize your website’s potential. Optimize your online presence and attract more visitors to your site. The post 116 Top Free SEO…

Search Engine Journal

Google Defends Lack Of Communication Around Search Updates

Google regularly updates search algorithms with thousands of unannounced tweaks annually, sparking discussion around transparency. The post Google Defends Lack Of Communication Around Search Updates appeared first on Search Engine…

Search Engine Journal

Google’s Strategies For Dealing With Content Decay

Google shares strategies for managing outdated website content rather than deleting it. The post Google’s Strategies For Dealing With Content Decay appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Search Engine Journal

How To Use ChatGPT For Keyword Research

Master the art of keyword research with ChatGPT. Speed up your process and gain valuable insights for your SEO strategy. The post How To Use ChatGPT For Keyword Research appeared…

Search Engine Journal

Ex-Google CEO Implies AI Search Will Have No Links

Google’s former CEO said out loud what Googlers won’t: Google is not about showing links, it’s about organizing the world’s information The post Ex-Google CEO Implies AI Search Will Have…

Search Engine Journal

Top 15 Ways To Secure A WordPress Site

Enhance your WordPress security with these expert tips. Protect your website from hackers and keep your data safe. The post Top 15 Ways To Secure A WordPress Site appeared first…

Search Engine Journal

Big Brands Receive Site Abuse Manual Actions

Big brands appear to be among the first to get hit with manual actions. One major company had a weird response. The post Big Brands Receive Site Abuse Manual Actions…

Search Engine Journal

Gravity: How To Cultivate Focus And Execute Better

Stuck in a productive rut? Learn how companies can combat “workplace gravity” – the constant distractions that pull our focus away from what matters. The post Gravity: How To Cultivate…

Search Engine Journal

Google Confirms Site Reputation Abuse Update

Google’s SearchLiaison confirmed that the site reputation abuse policy commenced being enforced on Monday May 6th. The post Google Confirms Site Reputation Abuse Update appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Search Engine Journal

Apple’s “Intelligent Search” Will Summarize Webpages

Apple’s new AI Search will generate website summaries. Another feature, called Web Eraser, permanently removes website content The post Apple’s “Intelligent Search” Will Summarize Webpages appeared first on Search Engine…

Search Engine Journal

Big Change To Google’s Product Structured Data Page

Google completely revamped their +6,000 word Product Structured Data documentation into three topically focused pages The post Big Change To Google’s Product Structured Data Page appeared first on Search Engine…

Search Engine Journal

Top 17 SEO Podcasts For 2024

2024’s top SEO podcasts offer deep dives into search marketing, analytics, and industry trends. The post Top 17 SEO Podcasts For 2024 appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Search Engine Journal

How To Write ChatGPT Prompts To Get The Best Results

This comprehensive guide will teach you everything you need to know about writing effective prompts for ChatGPT for engaging and SEO-friendly content. The post How To Write ChatGPT Prompts To…

Search Engine Journal

The 9 Best Landing Page Builders For 2024

Turn visitors into customers with the right landing page builder. Choose from our top nine picks to elevate your marketing efforts. The post The 9 Best Landing Page Builders For…

Search Engine Journal

116 Top Free SEO Tools

Take advantage of the best free SEO tools to maximize your website’s potential. Optimize your online presence and attract more visitors to your site. The post 116 Top Free SEO…

Search Engine Journal

116 Top Free SEO Tools

Take advantage of the best free SEO tools to maximize your website’s potential. Optimize your online presence and attract more visitors to your site. The post 116 Top Free SEO…