Latest SEO News & updates from Google and other search engines.
This article was updated on August 6th, 2020 at 05:58 amBill Slawski has found another Google patent that makes it possible for the search engine to detect and measure reading speed of web documents. This in most probability is not anything to do with SEO, but more a user behavior tracking, gathering data that Google could use for other [...]
This article was updated on August 6th, 2020 at 05:58 amThis was way long over due. The rumors about Google bringing about a tool within the Webmaster’s Central console to filter out negative backlinks from your backlink profile is now live. This tool will be a good bounce back tool for many SEOs who are fighting their way back from the [...]
This article was updated on August 6th, 2020 at 05:58 amGoogle just revamped the Rich Snippet Testing tool today (available within Google Webmasters Tool and public here) with a load of new functions and snippet data – the tool is now called “Structured Data Testing Tool”. Rich snippets have come a long way from ratings [...]
This article was updated on August 6th, 2020 at 05:58 amWebsites that are already into Google News, will now get one more tool to tweak up their content relevancy. With a “News Meta Keywords Tag”. Like the name suggests, Meta News Keyword is a slightly altered version of the good old meta keywords tag. A meta tag for news [...]
This article was updated on August 6th, 2020 at 05:58 amGoogle’s snippets got updated recently mainly for product listings. For sites like Ebay where there are products listed, users were able to see certain product factors like rating (seen with stars) earlier. Now, the update will let users see more information on the product like [...]
This article was updated on July 16th, 2013 at 06:06 amSo, looks like Google is preparing itself for a brand new update to its search, one of the biggest over so far. Google Engineer Matt Cutts has already hinted that they are cracking down on low quality websites that re “over-optimized”. Combine that with the new search update and [...]
This article was updated on July 16th, 2013 at 06:06 amSo, the new buzz in SEO town is that, Google might soon be launching (or probably already launched) an update that will soon crack down “over optimized” websites from the web index. (Source: Search Engine Land) What is “Over optimization”? Well, as obvious as it sounds, websites that [...]