Google is updating the referrer URL from Google Image search in the upcoming months. This is super important news for anyone who has any web site that uses any form of analytics to track their incoming traffic. Those who use Google Analytics and nothing else, do not need to worry about this. But others might need to, espesially those that built their own analytical tools. … [Read more...] about Google Image Search To Change Referrer URL For Tracking
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Google's Andy B. said today that he hopes this is resolved within a week. He wrote "the team has found and verified a fix for this issue, but unfortunately it won't be live for ~1 week due to the nature of how it needs to be rolled out. Understand this is not ideal, but we appreciate your patience in the meantime." … [Read more...] about Google Image Search Exact Size Filter To Be Fixed
Honestly, I am not sure if this is new, it might be how image search works in this specific country but in short, a user posted on Twitter a screen shot of viewing the Google image search results that is different than how I see it. In short, this new version shows the image hovering over the other images when you click on it. Here is a screen shot from him on Twitter: … [Read more...] about Google Tests Image Search Interface With Image Hover Over?
Image credit to ShutterstockThere are a bunch of complaints in the Google Web Search Help forums about a bug with Google's image search where the images are not fully loading. The first few rows of images might come up and then the rest do not, plus the rest of the interface somewhat freezes up. … [Read more...] about Google Image Search Bug: Only Some Images Are Loading?
John Mueller from Google posted on Twitter that they have updated their image publishing guidelines at this help document. I covered it last night at Search Engine Land and summed up the changes that Google basically added more information around the new structured data features, page speed information and device-friendly advice. … [Read more...] about Google Updates Image Search Guidelines For SEOs & Publishers