This is a hot topic right now, and has been a discussion topic for a while. Google Zombie traffic.
I wonder if major sites realize that when they choose to nofollow all links that will impact not only every small business, blogger, freelancer, and other entity ever linked to from their site, but
301 redirects are permanent, 302s are temporary. This is something we all learned in SEO 101.
Black hat SEOs across the interwebs are reporting a drop in rankings and the common factor seems to be that they used the underground link network SAPE.
For some of you, I know that this will seem like it's been a long time coming.
A tweet from Gary Illyes has some webmasters speculating about a future "mobile only" index.
News so nice, Search Engine Land had to print it twice.
The bots are taking over, and that's bad news for advertisers.
comScore indicates that, once again, Google is down and Bing is up.
It means "small bread" in Swiss German :)
A study by Blue Nile Research asks, "Is position 1 still the holy grail of search?" If you're going for clicks maybe you don't need to be number 1.
Content marketing and SEO work so well together because they are really about the same two things: giving your people exactly what they want.
As a response to similar pushes from Facebook, Apple and Snapchat, Google and Twitter are teami
Russia's largest search engine seems to have finally said "enough is enough"...when it comes to sellers, at least.
They're still limited to the San Francisco Bay, but they're now available to plumbers, locksmiths, house cleaners, and handymen.
What happens when you lose a featured snippet? And why are they taken away?
An interesting facet of negative SEO is that the definition isn't nailed down.
Maybe this is old news for some of you but I found the study and experiment itself to be an interesting read, so I thought I'd share
Google recently filed for a
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