While these new opportunities exist, traffic and CTR to your domain – should your content appear as one of these elements – is never guaranteed. Still, I like to focus on the opportunity to improve. On the positive side, appearing as a Direct Answer means your content is featured prominently at the top of the SERP without competing for attention amidst paid ads. Credit goes to your URL for providing the answer. If nothing else, there is a halo affect by being positioned at the top of the page in this way. … [Read more...] about What’s New in Universal Search: 2016 Edition
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It seems like Google is simply looking at the domain and auto-creating property sets. Google first launched property sets back in May 2016 and Google has been looking for way to make this feature more useful to webmasters and SEOs. … [Read more...] about Google Search Console Tests New Domain Property
If you go to Google and search for keywords such as [gay], [pride month], [homosexual], [lgbt] and other variations of those keywords, you will get the Gay Pride Month decorations in the Google search results. … [Read more...] about Google Search Decorations For Gay Pride Month
The two services may not end up having to fight for the same space at all. Reddit AMAs are typically organized and hosted around a particular event, whether it’s to respond to a specific appearance of the celebrity in question, promote a specific project, etc. Google Cameos is aimed at being a much more continuous and on-demand service than AMAs, though it’s not hard to imagine them eventually being used for the promotion of celebrity products. … [Read more...] about Celebrities Film Q&A for Google Search Results with New App Cameos
Yeah, I only started noticing it after around 6-7pm EST. I think the coming days will show some movement in the trackers.Yeah, I just started noticing some big changes in the SERPs. Quite a few of my articles which ranked well still have been thrown to pages 2 and 3.It's potentially a major update but is being overshadowed by SearchEngineLand being deindexed. Tons of movement in our industry and we specially got absolutely annihilated (again). We're used to it by now, literally nothing we do seems to ever help. October 2016 was still the last update that helped us in any significant way, everything since then has been a slow burn down.Position for some keywords has improved significantly but no traffic boost.Some of my pages that dropped have already popped back up and I've even made significant gains on a couple of high volume queries. Don't know whether the update is over yet or whether it's the rolling Panda component of RankBrain kicking back in.Lost 25% seo traffic yesterday and … [Read more...] about Google Search Algorithm Update Hits Friday November 30th?