Local SEO was starting to focus on “getting into the 7 Pack.” That’s all gone now. Now, fully fleshed out Place Pages will assume much greater importance, as will being present and reviewed in the various sites featured in the “clustered” links. I’m sure someone will put together a pretty comprehensive list quickly but Yelp is one of the winners here, as are Citysearch, Insiderpages, Urbanspoon, TripAdvisor, Yahoo Local, Judysbook and others depending on the category. I will leave more nuanced SEO discussions to others more knowledgeable than I. … [Read more...] about New Place Search Shows Google’s Commitment To Local
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Keep Up on Developments in Voice Search Optimization. Although voice search data is not presently included in Search Console reports, Google has signaled in the past that it may begin to report voice search and keyboard search queries separately, much like how desktop and mobile search data are tracked. The availability of this data would streamline a company’s ability to identify the voice search queries driving traffic to its site and adapt its content accordingly. To this point, the long-tail+ conversational keywords used in voice search occur in such low volumes that Google excludes them from the Search Console. Google has yet to reveal how it will address this problem, but watch for developments in this area.SEO Services and contact us today! … [Read more...] about Are You Optimized for Voice Search? You Should Be!
If you don’t want the burden of site-mapping, Google search index optimization, website updates, keyword research, and other key aspects of SEO on your plate as a business owner, trust these processes to the professionals at Vizion Interactive. Our proven SEO services can help you master Google crawlers and earn a top spot in the index and on the SERP – organically. We use the best technologies, processes, and practices to improve and maintain brand visibility. Contact us to explore the full extent of our SEO services. … [Read more...] about Guide to Google Indexing Your Site
Google has recently introduced an “account snapshot” screen (see screenshot below) that is similar to Yahoo!’s dashboard screen (Google’s snapshot is currently in beta and does not appear in all accounts). The snapshot also has an alerts section that notifies advertisers of billing events, disapproved ads and maintenance events (like campaigns ending) and has an announcement section for new Google products and services. In the graphical display, it has tabs that can be clicked for cost, click, impressions and CTR information (in Yahoo! advertisers select from a drop down menu). Advertisers will certainly benefit from the UI competition between two search engines. … [Read more...] about Key Differences Between Yahoo Search Marketing & Google AdWords
This database is built up using artificial intelligence software that scans the web, interprets what it sees, and stores the insights that it finds. Rather than simply seeing the words on a web page or in a search query, the search engine tries to understand what the sentence actually means and make smarter judgements as to which results are relevant. … [Read more...] about What performance marketers need to know about Google Knowledge Graph