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10 WordPress Mistakes to Avoid

WordPress is a powerful tool with an array of options available to you. But these can be cause for mistakes, too. Read about them here. The post 10 WordPress Mistakes…

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Fact-Checking: Get Your Facts Right

Here’s what you should know about fact checking SEO content so that you can write with genuine authority and build consumer trust. The post Fact-Checking: Get Your Facts Right appeared…

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Yoast On Why It’s Adopting IndexNow Protocol

Founder of Yoast, Joost de Valk, explains the surprising reason he changed his mind on adding IndexNow to the SEO plugin. The post Yoast On Why It’s Adopting IndexNow Protocol…

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YouTube CEO Defends Removal Of Dislike Counts

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki defends the removal of dislike counts on videos in her annual letter outlining the company’s priorities for the year. The post YouTube CEO Defends Removal Of…

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YouTube Removes Dislike Counts On All Videos

YouTube is removing public dislike counts on all videos, though the dislike button will remain available for users to customize their recommendations. The post YouTube Removes Dislike Counts On All…

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Google Ads Experiencing Latency Issues

Google Ads’ recent latency and disruption issue has been ongoing since April 1. Learn why it matters and what you can do in the meantime. The post Google Ads Experiencing…

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Google Ads Rolls Out 3 New Reporting Columns

Google is adding three new columns to Google Ads reports that provide easier access to data on conversion goals. The post Google Ads Rolls Out 3 New Reporting Columns appeared…

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Google’s Hummingbird Update: How It Changed Search

Hummingbird set the stage for dramatic advances in search. Learn what Google Hummingbird really was to better understand the impact it eventually had on SEO. The post Google’s Hummingbird Update:…

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Google Bard: Everything You Need To Know

Google has just released Bard, its answer to ChatGPT. Here is everything we know about Bard. The post Google Bard: Everything You Need To Know appeared first on Search Engine…

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Google CEO Confirms AI Features Coming To Search “Soon”

Google announces new AI-powered features in search results and introduces an experimental conversational AI service, Bard, powered by LaMDA. The post Google CEO Confirms AI Features Coming To Search “Soon”…

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Baidu Ranking Factors for 2024: A Comprehensive Data Study

Learn the keys to success in China’s search engine realm, adapting strategies for current and future algorithmic advancements. The post Baidu Ranking Factors for 2024: A Comprehensive Data Study appeared…

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Google Debunks The “Index Bloat” Theory

Google’s John Mueller debunks the “Index Bloat” theory, stating there’s no limit on the number of pages indexed per site. The post Google Debunks The “Index Bloat” Theory appeared first…

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Google Launches NotebookLM – An AI Note-Taking Assistant

Google unveils experimental AI notebook NotebookLM to summarize documents, answer questions, and generate ideas. The post Google Launches NotebookLM – An AI Note-Taking Assistant appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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Google Reports Data Loss in Search Console

Google reports a data loss in Search Console in the month of August. As a result, you may see drop in your performance reports. The post Google Reports Data Loss…

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Why Tweet Comparing Google to Dying Mall Went Viral

Viral tweet exposes the reasons why thousands of users feel dissatisfaction with Google Search The post Why Tweet Comparing Google to Dying Mall Went Viral appeared first on Search Engine…

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Google: Voice Search Is Not The Future

Google’s Martin Splitt shared his opinion that voice search is not the future and that there will be no need to optimize for it The post Google: Voice Search Is…

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How To Build A Diverse & Healthy Link Profile

This detailed guide reveals how to build and maintain a diverse backlink profile to boost your website’s search performance. The post How To Build A Diverse & Healthy Link Profile…

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How to Evaluate Site Quality for Link Building [Webinar]

Learn how to increase the effectiveness of your link-building programs while reducing the risks associated with them. The post How to Evaluate Site Quality for Link Building [Webinar] appeared first…

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Hreflang Implementation: The 10 Biggest SEO Misconceptions

Hreflang can reduce traffic cannibalization and cart abandonment, increasing local revenue – if you can avoid these common misconceptions. The post Hreflang Implementation: The 10 Biggest SEO Misconceptions appeared first…

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Instagram Beta Testing New Repost Feature

See the new Instagram repost feature tested with a select group of users, originally discovered on September 7th. The post Instagram Beta Testing New Repost Feature appeared first on Search…

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14 Essential Local SEO & Listing Management Tools

Check out these 14 top local SEO and listing management tools that can help improve your visibility in local search results. The post 14 Essential Local SEO & Listing Management…

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What Is Marketing Automation And How Does It Work?

Learn how marketing automation works to help you create a seamless, delightful customer experience without the manual hassle. The post What Is Marketing Automation And How Does It Work? appeared…

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Meta Rolls Out 6 Updates To Facebook Groups

Meta announces six updates to Facebook Groups that allow users to share more types of content and admins to manage their community efficiently. The post Meta Rolls Out 6 Updates…

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Microsoft Bing Adds Coupon Codes To Shopping Searches

Microsoft Bing is adding new annotations to shopping search results, including active coupon codes for retailers’ websites. The post Microsoft Bing Adds Coupon Codes To Shopping Searches appeared first on…

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How NLP & NLU Work For Semantic Search

Understand how semantic search and its new technologies work to help searchers find what they want. Learn more about NLP and NLU and their components. The post How NLP &…

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Why Client Trust Is Essential In Paid Media & How To Build It...

While analytical understanding is paramount in paid media and creativity non-negotiable, earning advertisers’ confidence will help you weather the inevitable storms of performance challenges. The post Why Client Trust Is…

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Poll Implies Most SEOs Don’t Disavow Spammy Links

Twitter poll seems to indicate that most SEOs choose to ignore spammy links rather than disavow them The post Poll Implies Most SEOs Don’t Disavow Spammy Links appeared first on…

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Is Mobile-Friendliness A Google Ranking Factor?

Is mobile-friendliness a ranking factor today? What impact does it have on search rankings? Read on to find out. The post Is Mobile-Friendliness A Google Ranking Factor? appeared first on…

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SEO & Reputation Management: An In-Depth Guide

SEO and online reputation management go hand in hand. Learn essential tips on using SEO to manage your online reputation. The post SEO & Reputation Management: An In-Depth Guide appeared…

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SEO Tutorial For Beginners (7 Steps To Learn)

For your client’s or company’s SEO campaign success, understand the basics and work your way to becoming an SEO pro in 7 digestible steps. The post SEO Tutorial For Beginners…

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Shopify & Fast Simon: An Ecommerce SEO Case Study

See a Fast Simon for Shopify integration in action and the SEO team’s tips for handling challenges in rendering, crawling, and pagination. The post Shopify & Fast Simon: An Ecommerce…

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Squarespace Announces Video Hosting And Monetization

Squarespace announced video hosting and monetization capabilities that helps publishers earn income from recorded videos The post Squarespace Announces Video Hosting And Monetization appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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Bing Announces All In One SEO And IndexNow Integration

Bing announces the All In One SEO Plugin for WordPress supports the IndexNow protocol, which instantly informs search engines of content changes. The post Bing Announces All In One SEO…

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Branded vs. Non-Branded Traffic: What’s the Difference?

How should you treat branded vs non-branded traffic and search strategies? Unpack the things to consider when it comes to targeting, attribution, and more. The post Branded vs. Non-Branded Traffic:…

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Should We Buy Instagram Followers And Likes?

Find out where and why people buy Instagram followers and likes, whether it helps engagement, and what Instagram can do if they catch you. The post Should We Buy Instagram…

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ChatGPT Enterprise Now Available From OpenAI

Explore the features of the new version of ChatGPT for enterprises, including enhanced security and unlimited access to the best version of GPT-4. The post ChatGPT Enterprise Now Available From…

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40+ TikTok Stats Digital Marketers Need To Know

What could TikTok do for your online visibility and sales? Check out these TikTok statistics that show who’s using the platform – and how. The post 40+ TikTok Stats Digital…

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Twitter Confirms It’s Working On An Edit Button

Twitter confirms it’s working on an edit button and will begin testing it with select users in the coming months. The post Twitter Confirms It’s Working On An Edit Button…

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14 Top Reasons Why Google Isn’t Indexing Your Site

Are you having indexing problems? From glitches in Google Search Console to significant website technical issues, this guide will help you determine why. The post 14 Top Reasons Why Google…

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WC3 Validator: What It Is & Why It Matters For SEO

Make sure your web page code validates across multiple devices and platforms. Here’s how to use the WC3 Validator before you launch your site. The post WC3 Validator: What It…

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Duda Announces WooRank Integration

WooRank integration into Duda adds powerful SEO auditing and optimization tools The post Duda Announces WooRank Integration appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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Why Some Sites Lose Rankings in Core Update

Google’s John Mueller says fixing technical issues and disavowing random spam links won’t fix core update related ranking problems The post Why Some Sites Lose Rankings in Core Update appeared…

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Your Guide to Google E-A-T & SEO [Ebook]

Want to create content that will help your Google rankings? Boost your Expertise, Authoritativeness, and Trust. Get this ebook to learn how. The post Your Guide to Google E-A-T &…

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YouTube Implements New Linking Policy To Curb Spam

To curb spam and fraud, YouTube will make Shorts links unclickable, remove banner links, and let creators highlight content with new profile links. The post YouTube Implements New Linking Policy…

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Google Ads Launches New Performance Max Features

As the migration to Performance Max campaigns begin, Google announces new features available for this campaign type. The post Google Ads Launches New Performance Max Features appeared first on Search…

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Google Announces Sunset Of Similar Audiences

Google announced an impact to audience targeting as a result of ongoing requirements for user privacy. Learn how your Google Ads campaigns may be affected. The post Google Announces Sunset…

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Google Adds New Documentation For Mystery Crawler

Google updated their documentation to add information about a mysterious crawler that was generally unknown The post Google Adds New Documentation For Mystery Crawler appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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What Is A Google Broad Core Algorithm Update?

Understand how a Google Broad Core Update and similar updates impact your site rankings and what to prioritize in order to conquer them. The post What Is A Google Broad…

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Google Clarifies Title Tag Guidance

Google’s update to their documentation on how to control title tags in the search results makes the guidelines clearer The post Google Clarifies Title Tag Guidance appeared first on Search…

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Google Updates Discover Follow Feed Guidelines

Google updated the Discover Follow feed guidelines to highlight the importance of two feed elements The post Google Updates Discover Follow Feed Guidelines appeared first on Search Engine Journal.