Search Engine Journal

Google On Traffic Metric & SEO

Google’s John Mueller offers his thoughts about how SEOs should consider traffic metric The post Google On Traffic Metric & SEO appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

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…

SE Roundtable

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…

Search Engine Journal

Google Updates Spam And Ranking Systems Guidance

Google updated their guidance to clarify demotions based on non-consensual explicit imagery. The post Google Updates Spam And Ranking Systems Guidance appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

SE Roundtable

Google Business Profiles With Bookable Services

Google Business Profiles now shows services with bookable buttons. I know Google had booking buttons on local panels since 2017 and we covered it numerous times since then but now…

Backlinko

Temu Revenue and Usage Statistics

Temu is a popular shopping marketplace known for its ultra-low prices owned by PDD Holdings. Launched in 2022, the platform quickly gained a massive following thanks to significant marketing investments…

SE Roundtable

Google Ads Editor Version 2.5 Is Now Out

Google has released version 2.5 of the Google Ads Editor, this comes 17 weeks since version 2.4 was released in Jul 2023. The new version gains campaign level broad match,…

Search Engine Journal

Contact Us Page Examples: 44 Designs For Inspiration

While often overlooked, a Contact Us page is essential for your site to engage with customers. Check out these inspirational examples and helpful tips. The post Contact Us Page Examples:…

Semrush

What is an Email Bounce and What Can You Do About It?

Understand the causes of email bounces and discover practical solutions to minimize them. This guide covers everything from maintaining a clean contact list to improving your sender reputation for better…

Search Engine Journal

Non-Search Engine Online Ad Options To Target Asia

Maximize your advertising budgets, reaching new audiences and boosting brand awareness strategically throughout Asia with this international guide. The post Non-Search Engine Online Ad Options To Target Asia appeared first…

SE Roundtable

Google Product Search Results With “Viewed” Label

Google is showing a “viewed” label on product results that you recently viewed or visited within the Google Search results. Google has also launched the “you visit often” label a…

Search Engine Journal

What Data Science Can Do for Site Architectures

Beyond Python, here’s how you can use data science strategies to uncover hidden patterns and insights to boost rankings. The post What Data Science Can Do for Site Architectures appeared…

SE Roundtable

Google Discover Showing E-Commerce Products Section

Google is showing some folks an e-commerce or products section in their Google Discover feed. Glenn Gabe was shown a “clothing” section in his Discover feed that led to Google…

SE Roundtable

Daily Search Forum Recap: November 29, 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’s November 2023…

Search Engine Journal

Sentence-Level Semantic Internal Links For SEO

An internal linking strategy for SEO that matches Google’s semantic understanding of content The post Sentence-Level Semantic Internal Links For SEO appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

SE Roundtable

Google Tests New Search Notes Button

Google is testing a new button to add a note to the search results. As a reminder, Google launched Notes in Google Search and Discover last November as a labs…

SE Roundtable

Google: Links No Longer A Top Three Ranking Signal

Google has been downplaying the importance of links in its ranking algorithm for the past couple of years now. But last Thursday, at PubCon, Gary Illyes from the Google Search…

SE Roundtable

Google Tests People Also Ask Open By Default

Google is testing showing the first people also ask link, as opened by default. So you don’t need to click on it to reveal the snippet within the first people…

SE Roundtable

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…

Backlinko

17 Of The Best Gaming Affiliate Programs

The gaming community is willing to invest large sums of money to fuel their hobby. This enthusiasm has propelled the gaming industry to a staggering worth of $217.06 billion as…

Ahrefs

7 SEO Conferences to Attend in 2023

You can also download the full spreadsheet of SEO conferences in 2023/24 at this link. Here’s a quick rundown of how to use it: 1. In the setup sheet, filter…

SE Roundtable

Google Search Console Removes How-To Enhancement Report

Google has removed the How-to enhancement report from Google Search Console. When Google stopped showing how-to rich results in the search results, it said it would keep the reports “for…

SE Roundtable

Daily Search Forum Recap: July 3, 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. The Google Search…

SE Roundtable

Not New: Google Announces Small Business Shopping Filter

Remember when Google announced its new small business attribute, where businesses can self-claim they are small, which would add a “small business” icon to their products in Google Search? Well,…

SE Roundtable

What’s Google Ads Sensitive Event Policy

Google has posted a clarification of what it calls its sensitive event policy under the Inappropriate content policy within Google Ads. This applies to Google Ads, Google Merchant Center, Google…

SE Roundtable

Google Site Names Now Work In All Languages

Google announced that Site names now work in all languages, not just English, French, Japanese, and German. That was really the only change Google announced with Site names yesterday –…

SE Roundtable

Google Merchant Center Browsing Experience BETA Card

Google Merchant Center is beta testing a new score card to help merchants understand how their browsing experience score is doing. This card is called “Browsing Experience” and it shows…

Ahrefs

My 5 Favorite Ahrefs Use Cases for Content Marketers

Here are five of my favorite ways to use Ahrefs for content marketing: Let’s be honest: we all snoop on our competitors to see what’s working (and isn’t). But today,…