SE Roundtable

Google Product Results Labels A Product As Product

Google is testing labeling product images in the product grid search results with a label that says “product.” I am unsure if this is Google mislabeling the percent discount tag…

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

The Top 3 Google Ranking Factors That Really Matter

Explore the evolving nuances of ranking and SERP visibility, where adaptability and expertise are key. The post The Top 3 Google Ranking Factors That Really Matter appeared first on Search…

SE Roundtable

Google “Do More With Search” Feature

Google seems to be testing a new search feature to encourage more searches from its user base. There is this new “Do more with search” box that shows other searches…

SE Roundtable

Google Zero Click Study Now At 58.5% In 2024

Rand Fishkin has come out with his 2024 edition of the Google zero click study and it shows that in the US, zero clicks are now at 58.5%, which is…

SE Roundtable

Daily Search Forum Recap: November 20, 2023

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. You can send…

Semrush

Cross Browser Testing: Definition and Techniques

Think of a website as a recipe for your homemade chocolate chip cookies. Cross browser testing is like trying out the recipe in several kitchens with different appliances and ingredients.

Search Engine Journal

Could This Be The Navboost Patent?

A 2005 patent authored by Amit Singhal matches what is known about the Navboost algorithm The post Could This Be The Navboost Patent? appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

SE Roundtable

Daily Search Forum Recap: February 23, 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 now…

SE Roundtable

Bing Tests Removing Cache Link From Search Results

Bing is testing removing the cache link from its search results. This is something Google tested for a few months prior to officially dropping the cache link from its search…

SE Roundtable

Google Search Actively Working On Fixing Obituary Spam Problem

Google is actively working on fixing the problem it was with showing too much spam for obituary-related queries. Danny Sullivan, Google’s Search Liaison, said “it’s something we’re actively looking at…

Search Engine Journal

Google Answers If Domain Age Impacts Rankings

Google’s John Mueller answers if domain age has an impact on search rankings The post Google Answers If Domain Age Impacts Rankings appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

SE Roundtable

March 2024 Google Webmaster Report

Here is the big Google Webmaster report for March 2024 and this past month was pretty calm relative to previous months. We had three unconfirmed Google ranking updates in February…

SE Roundtable

Daily Search Forum Recap: April 4, 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 may charge…

SE Roundtable

New Google Merchant Center checkout_link_template Attribute

Google Merchant Center has added a new attribute named checkout_link_template. Including this new attribute lets you include a checkout URL in your product data which gives online shoppers the option…

Search Engine Journal

Are Core Web Vitals A Ranking Factor?

Read on to learn whether there is any connection between Core Web Vitals and improved Google rankings. The post Are Core Web Vitals A Ranking Factor? appeared first on Search…

Search Engine Journal

Google Completes Rollout of October 2023 Spam Update

Google finished rolling out the October 2023 Spam Update targeting thin and misleading content. The post Google Completes Rollout of October 2023 Spam Update appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Search Engine Journal

Robots.txt Turns 30: Google Highlights Hidden Strengths

Google’s Gary Illyes highlights robots.txt file’s error tolerance and unexpected features as it marks 30 years of aiding web crawling and SEO. The post Robots.txt Turns 30: Google Highlights Hidden…

Ahrefs

How To Do an Enterprise SEO Audit

The basics are the same as any other SEO audit. Yet, an audit like this is an entirely different beast because of all the complications that come from large sites…

SE Roundtable

Microsoft Copilot App Gains Support For Copilot Pro

A couple of weeks ago, Microsoft introduced Copilot Pro, the paid premium version of Copilot, formerly known as Bing Chat. And on Friday, Microsoft finally added support for Copilot Pro…

SE Roundtable

Google Ad Revenue Up 11% & Bing Ads Revenue Up 8%

Both Google Ads and Microsoft Advertising revenue were up this past quarter, year over year. Google ad revenue was up 11% and Microsoft Advertising revenue was up 8%. The previous…

Backlinko

The 22 Best Affiliate Programs

Affiliate marketing is a great way to monetize your site’s traffic – but with hundreds of affiliate programs to choose from, how do you decide which ones are worth your…

SE Roundtable

Google Ads Solutions Tool Now Officially Live

A couple of months ago, we caught Google testing Google Ads solutions under the tools, bulk actions section. Well, now, Google officially announced it on its Google Ads developer blog.

SE Roundtable

New Google March 2024 Core Update Ranking Volatility

As the Google March 2024 core update hits the 36th day of its rollout, we are seeing more ranking fluctuations and volatility being reported both by the Google tracking tools…

Search Engine Journal

Google Warns Of “New Reality” As Search Engine Stumbles

Google warns of “new reality” amid search struggles, accelerates timelines, while critics allege prioritizing revenue over quality. The post Google Warns Of “New Reality” As Search Engine Stumbles appeared first…

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

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…

SE Roundtable

Daily Search Forum Recap: September 19, 2023

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 can…

SE Roundtable

Google Tests Search Snippet Overlay With Site Preview

Google may be testing a new search result snippet interface that overlays more details about that search snippet. It is like a preview feature when you hover over the search…

Search Engine Journal

15 Reasons Why Your Business Absolutely Needs SEO

Discover why businesses need SEO now more than ever. Learn how SEO can help you understand and reach your customers in key moments that matter. The post 15 Reasons Why…

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

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 Reviews Update Coming (And A Major Change)

Google announced an update to the Reviews System is incoming and thereafter will enter a new phase The post Google Reviews Update Coming (And A Major Change) appeared first on…

SE Roundtable

Bing Search Tests Voting On Search Results

Bing is testing a voting feature in the Bing Search results. You can vote up or vote down specific search results in the search results page. It even shows you…