SE Roundtable

Google On Text Within Images

A recent post on Reddit asked about the impact of having a website where most of the text was within images. Would Google be able to read the text, what…

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Google Partners Performance Guide – Email Series

The Google Ads team is sending out a new email series that promises “customized” steps you can take to “optimize your clients’ Google Ads campaigns.” Google says these emails will…

SE Roundtable

Google October Core Update Heated Weekend Volatility

We are seeing high levels of volatility and SEO industry chatter over the weekend, starting late Friday, October 13th, through Saturday and Sunday. I suspect this is from the Google…

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…

SE Roundtable

Daily Search Forum Recap: June 27, 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 is testing…

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Google Explains Why Soft 404s Are Bad

Gary Illyes from Google explained two reasons why soft 404 errors are bad. Soft 404s are when a page returns a 200 status okay, but Google thinks that page should…

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Google Ads Tests People Also Browsed Carousel

Google is also testing this new ad format labeled “People also browsed.” I guess this shows you what other products on Google searchers looked at for a similar query and…

Search Engine Journal

Phoenix: LLMs Revive Decade-Old Visions For Search

What’s the role of large language models in search personalization? Gain insights into how LLMs can make voice assistants useful in understanding user intent. The post Phoenix: LLMs Revive Decade-Old…

Backlinko

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 Search Console Down Again For Many

Google Search Console has been having reliability issues since yesterday, as we covered. It is currently down for many users across the world. The outage started again this morning at…

Search Engine Journal

5 Questions Answered About The OpenAI Search Engine

Five questions reveal what’s probably behind the OpenAI search engine announcement The post 5 Questions Answered About The OpenAI Search Engine appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

SE Roundtable

Google Local Panels Design With Expandable Menus

Google seems to be now rolling out expandable menus and information sections for the local panels on the right side of the desktop interface. These were live for normal knowledge…

SE Ranking

Top SEO Metrics to Track

The post Top SEO Metrics to Track appeared first on SE Ranking Blog.

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Solar Eclipse Google Search Easter Egg

Google has a special easter egg in its search results for the upcoming solar eclipse. When you search for solar eclipse, you are shown a sun that gets covered by…

Ahrefs

Steal Our SEO Report Template (Inspired by SEO Experts)

Look at their SEO reports. I’ve seen many SEO reports from consultants, in-house teams, and agencies. I discussed them with SEO experts from our Ahrefs Insider community. Using this knowledge,…

Ahrefs

SaaS SEO: The Tried & Tested Guide

To put it simply, this marketing tactic works like this:  From a strategic point of view, the main benefit of investing in SEO for SaaS companies is reducing the customer…

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Google Explore With Products

Google is now showing products within the Google Explore section. Google Explore is the section you see in mobile search after you continue to scroll through the search results.

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Vlog #246: Chris Long on E-Commerce SEO

In part one, we learned about Chris Long and his experience working with Bill Slawski. Then, in part two, we spoke about helping people with SEO on LinkedIn and using…

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GPT-4 Turbo Coming To Microsoft Copilot / Bing Chat

Microsoft will be bringing GPT-4 Turbo to Copilot, formerly known as Bing Chat. It is unclear when Microsoft will update its AI models from GPT-4 to GPT-4 Turbo, but we…

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Bing Chat Adds Favicons To Links

Microsoft has added favicons to the links within Bing Chat / Copilot. Favicons should make the links beneath the AI-generated answer more clickable and noticeable to users.

Ahrefs

A Beginner’s Guide to SEO Reporting

SEO reporting mixes insights, actions, data, strategy, and communication all into one document. It sounds like a lot to take in—but once you know the basics, you’ll be able to…

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Google March 2024 Spam Update Finished Rolling Out

Google has completed the rollout of the March 2024 spam update after a 14-day and 21-hour period. This update started on March 5, 2024, and was completed on March 20,…

Search Engine Journal

Google Offers Advice For Those Affected By HCU

What steps should website publishers take if their pages have lost rankings due to the Helpful Content Update (HCU)? The post Google Offers Advice For Those Affected By HCU appeared…

SE Roundtable

Google Tests Search Ads Carousel Slider

Google is testing a new format for search ads, the ads go in a slider or carousel that let you swipe through various ads, instead of scrolling past them. I…

SE Ranking

How to Do a Competitor SERP Analysis

Beating your SERP competition can be tough, but it’s still doable. To reach the top of the SERP, you have to go through dozens of steps. One of the initial…