• Turn around, bright eyes… and experience the total solar eclipse with Google

    Move over, blue moon—there’s a more rare astronomical event in town. For the first time since 1979, a total eclipse of the sun is coming to the continental United States this Monday, August 21. Starting on the west coast around 9 a.m., the moon will begin to block the face of the sun. Not long later, the moon will completely cover the sun, leaving only the bright corona visib ...

    The Official Google Blog- 18 readers -
  • Google Is Forcing You to Switch to HTTPS by October or Lose Rankings

    HTTPS is certainly something that Google was gently pushing last year. They were incentivizing early adopters of HTTPS. Not only does HTTPS get the “Secure” marking from Chrome, it also actually helps you secure your website better. That’s not the main point of this post though. You see, earlier today, Google sent out emails to Search Console users and the main gist of the ema ...

    SEO Hacker Blog- 14 readers -
  • How important is Google Shopping for retailers?

    … to the United States, it’s representative of the type of growth also observed in Europe. This rise has been the key driver in the growth of the total share of all site orders coming from non-brand paid search, which includes both text ads and PLAs. As such, advertisers now rely heavily on Google Shopping to drive searchers to their products…

    Andy Taylor/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google How To's- 22 readers -