To get something like the screenshot above you need to select the Average CTR only. You can click on all four of the items to see all four in the graph. Now another thing I noticed is these little small grey balls near the x-axis. These are messages from Google Search Console that something happened on a particular date. For this particular website, an event occurred that could’ve affected the data. Now, this is very valuable information because you then know that the data before this date is less precise. And that knowledge is especially useful when you want to compare dates because you now know that you can’t compare a recent date range with a date range before this event. … [Read more...] about Annelieke’s Analytics: 16 months of Google Search Console data • Yoast
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We looked into this w/the team but don't see any bigger patterns there. Subtle side-effects might be visible in certain scenarios, but given the lack of other complaints, this seems more of an edge-case (I wish I had a better answer, but I don't think there's much we can do here).That is an interesting response from John. … [Read more...] about Is The Google Search Console Page Filter Throwing Off Accuracy?
Answer a series of questions about this year’s trending searchesCollect points for correct answersUnlock harder questions by progressing through the gameA special bonus round at the end ups the difficulty even moreAfter three wrong answers, it’s game overI played it a few times and it’s actually pretty challenging. I managed to finish it with a high score of 603 points. … [Read more...] about Google Launches First-Ever Game Based on Google Search Trends
I sound like a broken record but I am once again seeing chatter and signals of yet another Google search ranking algorithm update. This one starting around March 5th and continuing through today. There is chatter in the WebmasterWorld forums and also signs from the various tracking tools. … [Read more...] about March 5th Google Search Ranking Algorithm Update?
Logo & Sitelinks Searchbox Enhancements ReportThis is available under the enhancements section in Search Console if you use the Logo markup or Sitelinks Searchbox. Google said you can review the trends of errors, warnings and valid items: To view each status issue separately, click the colored boxes above the bar chart. You can review warnings and errors per page and to see examples of pages which are currently affected by the issues, click a specific row below the bar chart. … [Read more...] about Google Search Console Adds Three New Reports