Google has made a data update to the Google Search Console report specifically for mobile apps. The crawl status and crawl errors report was updated on January 23, 2017 to reflect a more accurate “number of app pages with URIs” Google is able to find within your mobile apps via Firebase Google App Indexing. The
long tail keywords
It’s time to reconsider how we think about long tail keywords. And it’s also time to reevaluate the process we use to research them. Search Google for ‘long tail keywords’, click on a result in the top 10, and you’ll get a definition that goes something like this: You’ll also get a crazy long process
Should you focus on perfecting your H1s and H2s, or should structured data demand all your on-page attention? While Google hasn’t completely pulled the rug out from under us, don’t let the lack of drastic change in page markup fool you. In today’s Whiteboard Friday, Rand outlines where to focus your efforts when it comes
Inbound Marketing Strategy
                            You may be highly active on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc. and moreover blogging on a regular basis and even utilizing finest organic SEO techniques, however not getting results. Sit back and relax, it happens with everyone who
Google Search Algorithm Update Signals
            Looks like on Thursday, December 15th there was a Google search algorithm shift. We have some chatter on social media and in the WebmasterWorld forums. It seems like a significant one, but I am hoping this is just a bug or something and that Google did not push anything

Goodbye News, Hello Top Stories

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Top Stories
In October of 2014, Google launched “In the news“, replacing their traditional news vertical results with a broader range of sources from across the web. Last week, Google’s news results were shaken up again with the launch of “Top Stories”, a card-style set of featured stories. Here’s an example from a search for “John Glenn”:
It seems like just the other day that I made public my plans to “go mobile” with one of my sites.  In fact, it was months ago.  More to the point, I had a change of heart.  Yes, I did go mobile.  I went fully responsive, so that my site will look amazing on all
Social Media Meta Tags
                  How do you make sure that you reach to a broader audience? How do you optimize your outreach and realize your ultimate goal? Well that’s the power of social media platforms as they possess the amazing ability to integrate any web page into a social graph.
SEO specialists spend massive amounts of effort trying to get Google on our side — to see the brilliance of our content, the ingenuity of our meta elements, and the genius of our organic strategies. We spend so much time treating Google as a metaphorical friend that we sometimes we lose sight of the overarching
Google has changed the Search Console feature from “submit to index” to “request indexing” within the Fetch as Google feature. This is actually a week or so old but more and more SEOs and webmasters are noticing it. It is a subtle change but Google made the change to ensure webmasters know that if they
Mobile-First Index Experiment
As most of you already know, Google announced Friday afternoon that they are going live with their test of their “mobile-first” index. I covered the breaking news on Search Engine Land and waited here, as I normally do to get the industry reaction and oh boy, we have a ton more to share with you