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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…

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Daily Search Forum Recap: May 9, 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. There is another…

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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Google shares strategies for managing outdated website content rather than deleting it.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.

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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,…

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Google Renames AI Answer Back To AI Overview

A week ago, we saw Google renamed the AI overview experimental results to simple “AI Answers.” Well, that didn’t seem to last long. Google renamed it back to “AI Overview”…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Google: Having News In Your Site Name Is Fine

Here is a new SEO myth I have not heard before… Someone said that using the word “news” in your site’s name is bad for SEO and Google ranking. John…

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Bing Ads Carbon Neutral Label Goes Green

Microsoft Advertising, the ads you see in Bing, have these “Marketing with Purpose Attributes” ad labels with carbon-neutral labels. Those labels used to be gray, but now Bing has them…

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Google Product Review Summary Labels Snippet

Google is now showing these short summaries of reviews by placing a label over the review with one or a few words. So the labels might show “low quality,” “compact,”…

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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…

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Daily Search Forum Recap: May 7, 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 has started…

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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…

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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…

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12 SEO HTML Tags You Need to Know

Learn which HTML tags are crucial for SEO, from title tags to schema. And best practices for optimization.

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Google Ads New Performance Max For Marketplaces

Google Ads has launched Performance Max for Marketplaces. This is designed to help you sell your goods or services on specific marketplaces using Performance Max.

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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.

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Daily Search Forum Recap: May 6, 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 says sites…

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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…

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Google Gemini Stops Linking To Most Sources?

A year ago, Google Gemini (formerly known as Bard) began linking to sources as citations and we rejoiced. Well, it looks like in most cases, Gemini has stopped linking to…

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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…

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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.

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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…

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Google Open To Alternative Ideas For Hreflang

Gary Illyes from Google said he has heard from the SEO industry that hreflang can be “annoying” and complex and confusing. So he is open to ideas on how to…

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Google Search Tests Custom Filters & Templates

Google Search is testing custom filters and pre-define search filter templates. It appears you can save your custom filters and reuse those filters for future searches. This is showing up…

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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…

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May 2024 Google Webmaster Report

In the past month, in Google-land, we have spoken a lot about the March 2024 core update, which ended on April 19th, a week before Google notified us it was…

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Report: OpenAI To Launch Search Engine

Over the past week or so, I’ve seen two signals that OpenAI will launch its own search engine of sorts soon. The first is that search.chatgpt.com is showing in the…

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Google Ads To Disallow Services For Deepfake Sexual Content

Google Ads, Shopping Ads, Admob, and other Google Ads products will soon disallow deepfake sexual content, synthetic sexually explicit content, or synthetic content containing nudity services. I mean, this seems…

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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…

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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…

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Daily Search Forum Recap: May 1, 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 Ads posted…

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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…

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Why Big Companies Make Bad Content

HubSpot teaching you how to type the shrug emoji or buy bitcoin stock. Salesforce sharing inspiring business quotes. GoDaddy helping you use Bing AI, or Zendesk sharing catchy sales slogans….