Matt Cutts, on leave from Google since 2014, officially left the company for the US Digital Service at the end of 2016.
Firstly what is “Interstitial”, this is an advertisement that appears while a chosen website or page is downloading.
Fancy something a little more meaty and technical than your typical SEO article?
The first step was to create a list of the most widely-used shopping cart platforms in Europe and the U.S (source: BuiltWith.com); Danny Richman then
It's a long-running conspiracy theory in SEO that Google throttles the traffic it sends to sites. Some webmasters have, in the past and up to today, noticed strange patterns with their traffic.
Namely, Google Map Maker is shutting down. Now, I know what you're thinking - who cares?
Just a few days ago, I highlighted a story from The SEM Post that used the search phrase "Did the Holocaust happen," to show how fake news ranks in Google.
According to research from BuzzFeed, “Search traffic to publishers has taken a dive in the last eight months, with traffic from Google dropping more than 30%…While Google makes up the bulk of searc
Paranoid SEOs who love to blame Google for everything also love to whine about the "Google Sandbox." But, according to Google, there is no such thing.
AMP cache URLs have been showing up as coming from google.com/amp/ - but soon they'll be coming from cdn.amproject.org instead.
Google is testing a new format for the front page that pushes organic results so far down the page that they're almost off of it.
Despite all of our technological advances, humankind is still vulnerable to lies and manipulation.
It's just like it sounds - images in text ads are appearing as sitelinks in Google.
The row of sitelinks at the bottom of listings that appear for generic queries has returned. Gary Illyes's comments seem to imply that their removal was a bug.
Christi Olson from Bing has said that they "have no plans to do a Bing 'mobile first' index."
Google has already started testing the waters for its mobile-first index - what do we need to know?
Search has changed tremendously in the past couple of years. Is the notion of 200 ranking factors now outdated?
Detailed post with answers directly from Google regarding ALL organic listings in the 3-pack being sponsored.
Similar to how mobile was a big deal and got its own tool, there is now a tool for you to test if your AMP pages are working correctly.
At PubCon last week, Gary Illyes said that there will probably always be a place for humans in Google's search algorithm.
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