Jennifer Slegg

  • SEO Weather Reporting Tools & Google Ranking Experiments

    SEO Weather Reporting Tools & Google Ranking Experiments January 13, 2017 at 4:16 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment SEO weather reports – the trackers that track a number of keywords in the search results, and report on the volatility in those searches – have become a pretty popular way for webmasters and SEOs to kind of gauge what is happening in the search results on a daily bas.

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  • Bing Places Testing New Local Listing Redesign; Adds Popular Times

    Bing Places Testing New Local Listing Redesign; Adds Popular Times January 12, 2017 at 7:26 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Bing Local is testing a major new look for their local listings in the Bing search results, and the redesign is making it appear much closer to how Google displays their own local listings within the knowledge panel in the search results.

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  • No Need to Resubmit Pages to Google Search Monthly

    No Need to Resubmit Pages to Google Search Monthly January 11, 2017 at 8:59 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment A question came up on a recent Google Webmaster Office Hours asking about the fetch and submit feature. The person had been told by his SEO agency that he needed to resubmit 10 pages every month to Google, and this despite also having a sitemap in place for the site.

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  • Google Adds “Trending in the News” Autosuggest on Mobile

    Google Adds “Trending in the News” Autosuggest on Mobile January 9, 2017 at 8:12 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Google is testing a new autosuggest in the mobile search results, this time highlighting specific news that Google sees as trending when the search is done. Here is what it looks like, when you start searching for something trending: When you click on ...

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  • Bing Adds “Save Video” & More Description to Video Search

    Bing Adds “Save Video” & More Description to Video Search January 9, 2017 at 7:50 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Bing has changed up how they show their video search results to make it much more user friendly for searchers. The most noticeable is a new “save video” option which allows users to save videos to view later.

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  • Google: Normal for Not All Pages to Be Indexed on a Website

    Google: Normal for Not All Pages to Be Indexed on a Website January 6, 2017 at 5:36 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Getting all pages indexed in Google can be a challenge for some site owners. But if Google isn’t indexing every page from your sitemap, is that a problem or is that just how Google handles it normally? The question came up in a recent Google Webmaste ...

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  • Google: How to Handle Near Identical Product Pages for Search

    Google: How to Handle Near Identical Product Pages for Search January 5, 2017 at 7:07 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment It is always one of those challenging decisions for site owners – what to do about products that are so similar that when you try and index them individually, they are often flagged as duplicate content because there are only minor differences, such as the size or th.

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  • Google Doesn’t Throttle or Restrict Traffic to Sites in Search Results

    Google Doesn’t Throttle or Restrict Traffic to Sites in Search Results January 5, 2017 at 5:38 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment It comes up periodically where webmasters will question whether Google has any kind of throttle in place to restrict traffic to sites, particularly new ones, and if it will stop sending traffic to the site in question once a specific quota has been met.

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  • Most 404 Errors in Google Search Console Not Site Owners Fault

    Most 404 Errors in Google Search Console Not Site Owners Fault January 3, 2017 at 5:23 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Many people hate when 404 errors pop up in their Google Search Console account. While this is something we most often see when a site is hacked, the 404 error report can also be a treasure trove of information when doing a site redesign, URL struct ...

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  • Google Recommends Using Two Verification Methods in Search Console

    Google Recommends Using Two Verification Methods in Search Console January 3, 2017 at 5:05 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Google recently held themed Webmaster Office Hours, one of them dealt solely with Google Search Console and John Mueller included a tip I hadn’t heard before helps keep your Search Console verification more secure.

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  • Google Search Console Warns Site Owners Collecting Unsecured Passwords

    Google Search Console Warns Site Owners Collecting Unsecured Passwords January 2, 2017 at 6:01 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Google began sending out warnings to many website owners for collecting passwords on sites that are unsecured. The warnings are related to Google Chrome’s upcoming change that will show some types of non-https webpages as being not secure b ...

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  • Google AdWords Testing 3 Product PLAs at Top of Search Results

    Google AdWords Testing 3 Product PLAs at Top of Search Results December 21, 2016 at 4:46 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Google is testing a reduced number of Product Listing Ads showing at the top of the search results. While we usually see 6 items, and often a carousel, seeing only three items is a bit unusual, especially when there are more products available that could be shown.

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