For individual query-level average position, nothing should change in the way you do your analysis. As Google mentioned, your average position didn’t actually get worse, they just made a change to the way it is reported. … [Read more...] about Google Search Console’s 7/13/17 update: What really changed?
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And sometimes we improve things where we recognize maybe the algorithm went a little bit too far and sometimes we improve things where we recognize the algorithm didn’t go far enough. … [Read more...] about Google: Most Algorithm Updates Have Incremental Changes to Previous Updates
Google announced yesterday on Twitter that they updated their Google Images best practices guide. I did a compare of the old and new pages, and for the most part, it seems like there is no new specific advice. They cleaned up some of the text and page but I think the advice did not change - unless I am missing something? … [Read more...] about Google Images Best Practices Guide Updated, But What Changed?
View the complete list of editorial staff at each site: Search Engine Land, Marketing Land and MarTech Today. … [Read more...] about An update on executive changes on the editorial team
So far this year, we’ve seen the Phantom V update from Google and “Fred,” an algorithmic update that still remains difficult to parse for its true meaning. Now there’s another update, unconfirmed by Google that is rocking the search engine results page. Beginning in the last week of June, there’s been sharp fluctuations in mid-tier results, a decline in Wikipedia visibility and a rise in SEO visibility for several online dictionaries. Our theory: there has been not one, but multiple updates that could affect online marketers. Read on for all the information on the latest developments and changes in the Google search results. … [Read more...] about Google Strikes Again: Big Changes to Direct Answers, Online Dictionaries –