Daily Search Forum Recap: April 4, 2022

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web…

Vlog #166: James Gibbons On Smart Search Marketing Tools That Help You Make Decisions

James Gibbons, the senior customer success manager at Quattr, stopped by my office to do some vlogging with me. We spoke about Jame’s history in the space, working at a lawyer directory first, then moving to agencies like Acronym and Publicis Sapient and then getting into the software space in 2016. James is super passionate […]

April 2022 Google Webmaster Report

Welcome to April, the real April, not April 1st, and with that, I have the monthly Google webmaster report for you all. This is a big one, so get comfy and start reading. We had the product reviews update start rolling out, we had the page experience update for desktop finish rolling out and several […]

Google Search Console Links Report Shows Links For New Sites In 7-10 Days

Google Search Console can pick up external links to brand new web sites (if there are links pointing to them) within 7 to 10 days, according to Google’s John Mueller. Guess what, I verified it and Google Search Console confirmed spotting the first link on day 10 for my new site.

When SEOs Disagree With Googlers

For decades now, many SEOs have disagreed with Googlers about how to do SEO and how to rank sites well in Google Search. Some of those who disagree feel Google is either lying to the industry, some feel those Googlers don’t know the answer and some feel they just know better.

Google: Just Too Many Country Versions Of Your Web Pages

You have all seen them, these country/language switcher menus at the top of the page that let you flip the language and region of the page to be more localized to your taste. But when is it all just too much and not going to help you with Google Search?

New Google Ads Policy: PII & Financial Fraud, Identity Theft, Harmful Direct Contact Or Harassment

Google Ads announced a new policy that will go into effect on June 1, 2022. This policy is an update to the Inappropriate content that has existed for some time. The new policy will prohibit content that shares personally identifiable information that promotes financial fraud, identity theft, harmful direct contact, or harassment.

7 reasons why people believe SEO myths

Here are seven reasons why people believe in SEO myths and misinformation – and what to do when these situations arise. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

How to create a three-tier blog strategy to increase revenue

Grow your bottom line faster with this content marketing strategy that influences newbies, intermediates and experts. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

Google Business Profiles add new recycling attribute

This new attribute may help your business stand out from the competition in the Google local results. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.