See if the ad experiences on your site violate the Better Ads Standards or mislead your visitors.The Ad Experience Report is designed to identify ad experiences that violate the Better Ads Standards, a set of ad experiences the industry has identified as being highly annoying to users, and egregious ad experiences, which are ad experiences that are misleading or abusive. If your site presents either type, the Ad Experience Report may identify the issues to fix. … [Read more...] about Google Ad Experience Report Tools Detect Annoying Ads On Your Site
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We've gotten reports about some users being signed out of their accounts unexpectedly. We're investigating, but not to worry: there is no indication that this is connected to any phishing or account security threats. Please try to sign-in again at accounts.google.com and if you cannot remember your password, please use this link (g.co/recover) to recover your password. If you use 2-Step Verification, there may have been a delay in receiving your SMS code. Please try again or use backup codes.I didn't have the sign out issue - so I am lucky there. But I did have one of my Google Wifi devices die - it was easy to reset but concerning. Here are more details on the Google Wifi issue. … [Read more...] about Google Account Bug Breaks Sign Ins, Google Wifi & Other Services
If you own a local business and get a phone call from a rep identifying himself as contacting you from Google (even if the call is coming from India), don't make the mistake of assuming it's yet another annoying phone scam. Mike Blumenthal has just reported confirmation from Google that these phone calls are legitimate and are part of Google's 2010 effort to clean up local business data quality. This unexpected new move from Google has three interesting aspects to it worth pointing out. … [Read more...] about Don’t Hang Up! Google Really Phoning Local Businesses.
RustyBrick, a NY based web consulting firm. He also runs Search Engine Roundtable, a popular search blog on very advanced SEM topics. Barry can be followed on social media at @rustybrick, +BarrySchwartz and Facebook. For more background information on Barry, see his full bio and disclosures, click over here. … [Read more...] about SearchCap: Yelp hits Google again, link building & SMX East preview
PageSpeed – no one likes a webpage that doesn’t load quickly. Google My Business – if you’re not listed here, customers may not be finding your business online. Structured Data Testing Tool and Markup Helper – essential to making sure your structured data is optimized. Webmaster Academy – a great tool for anyone who wants to learn about SEO. Aaaaaaaaaaand… that’s it! … [Read more...] about Google Search Console – The Ultimate Guide to Google’s Tool for SEO Experts