— John ☆.o(≧▽≦)o.☆ (@JohnMu) 14. Juni 2018 How to create an XML Sitemap file for your websiteAmong many other things, the website audit tool in SEOprofiler creates an XML Sitemap file for your website. You can create your SEOprofiler account here: … [Read more...] about Google: the order of the URLs in your XML Sitemap does not matter
Sitemap does order matter
Yes, John - tell us more! Why put the most awesome URLs at the beginning of the file? (That can be difficult to with programmatic files generated for large sites, but also, you know that will lead to the mad dash trying to figure out how many Google considers the "start" part. :) … [Read more...] about Google Sitemaps URL Order Does Not Matter
John said on Twitter it depends "on how they [the sitemap files] were discovered." He said (a) If submitted via anonymous ping, they're only valid there & lower levels and (b) If you submit them through your Search Console account, they can be valid for any verified site or part of a site. … [Read more...] about Google: Does It Matter Where Your XML Sitemap File Is Located?
Should you use headline tags on your web pages? Headline tags are one of many signals that Google uses to rank web pages. Although it isn’t strictly necessary to use these tags on your web pages, they often help to improve the position of a page for a particular keyword. … [Read more...] about Google’s John Mueller: the order of your headline tags does not matter
You have done a full technical audit and there is nothing (or very few) technical issues with your site You are not hit by any manual penalty Your site decreased in rank (and traffic) around the same time Google announced quality updates Your domain authority is relatively high compared to your competitors and your backlink profile is in a good place If all or most of the above sounds familiar to you and your site does not rank competitively in its space, UX is a huge potential opportunity. … [Read more...] about UX: What Is It And Why Does It Matter?