• Google Rewrites Quality Rating Guide – What SEOs Need to Know

      Google has completely rewritten the Quality Ratings Guideline, the resource that their team of quality raters uses to rate websites for Google. This one is a brand new version, rewritten from the ground up, so it isn’t just a refresh of the old one (and most doesn’t even resemble any of the old Guidelines that SEOs scrutinized in detail whenever one got leaked).

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    • Google Increases Width of Main Search Results Column

      Google Increases Width of Main Search Results Column May 11, 2016 by Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Google has made a major change to the search results column. In a major redesign of the search results appearance, Google has significantly increased the width of the column in the main search results column, impacting everything Google displays in that column.

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  • Google Testing Price Trends for Local Hotel Listings

    Google Testing Price Trends for Local Hotel Listings January 20, 2017 at 5:21 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Google is testing a new feature that shows up in the local panel for a hotel listing. Below the sponsored hotel rates, it now also shows an additional price trends section. Here is what it looks like: You can see that it is in a carousel style, and you ca ...

    Jennifer Slegg/ The SEM Postin Google- 13 readers -
  • Bing Testing “Send Directions to Phone” Test in Local Knowledge Panel

    Bing Testing “Send Directions to Phone” Test in Local Knowledge Panel January 20, 2017 at 4:51 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Bing has added a new directions feature in their Google Places local knowledge panel directly in the search results. The new feature shows a test for “send directions to phone”. Here it is when displayed in the main search results column.

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  • How Google Ranks “Top Stories” News in Search Results

    How Google Ranks “Top Stories” News in Search Results January 17, 2017 at 6:57 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment We don’t often hear about how Google ranks their news related results nor how the “Top Stories” are chosen for desktop and mobile users. Usually when someone from the search team comments on the news results, it is to say they use their own algorithm for news.

    Jennifer Slegg/ The SEM Postin SEO Google How To's- 11 readers -
  • Only 10% of Viewers Thought Last Year’s Super Bowl Ads Were Funny

    Only 10% of Viewers Thought Last Year’s Super Bowl Ads Were Funny January 17, 2017 at 6:42 am PST By Greg Jarboe Leave a Comment Online engagement with Super Bowl 50 ads dropped nearly 20% from the previous year, according to new data launched yesterday by video ad tech company Unruly. Unruly’s Science of Sharing: Super Bowl 50 study shows that shares of Super Bowl 2016 ads ...

    Greg Jarboe/ The SEM Postin YouTube- 12 readers -
  • 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.

    Jennifer Slegg/ The SEM Postin SEO Google- 15 readers -
  • 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 ...

    Jennifer Slegg/ The SEM Postin SEO Google- 13 readers -
  • 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.

    Jennifer Slegg/ The SEM Post- 12 readers -
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