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  • Search Engine Land’s most engaging stories of 2016: A whole lotta Google

    … Land Facebook and Twitter communities over the past 12 months. Out of the top 10 most socially engaging stories across those communities — 20 stories in total — only ONE was not about Google. (Even the honorable mention in the Twitter roundup was from the Google Dance earlier this year during SMX West. It literally was our 7th most popular tweet…

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  • SEM’s legit: Our top paid search columns of 2016

    … the most discussed event of the year was when Google removed the right rail ads from desktop search results in an effort to make the layout more consistent with its mobile SERPs. Four of our ten most widely read articles of the year were focused on this change, including a two data-driven pieces by PPC expert Larry Kim and an article from Google’s own…

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  • Eat Local: Our Top 10 Local Search Columns of 2016

    … At the beginning of the year, BrightLocal conducted its annual Local SEO Industry Survey, which seeks to gauge the general mood and outlook of professionals in the local search space. At the time, 78 percent of respondents believed that 2016 would be a “good” or “great” year for business. Now, as the year comes to a close, one can only wonder…

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  • Organic Food For Thought: Our Top All Things SEO Columns For 2015

    … at Marketing Land and Search Engine Land. She is a well-rounded digital media enthusiast with a keen interest in all things Internet marketing. Jessica earned her B.A. in English from Drew University and has since gone on to fill a wide variety of roles over the course of her career, including web designer, copywriter, editor, SEO consultant, online…

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    …, 2015. Social data provided by SharedCount. About The Author Jessica Thompson is Associate Features Editor at Marketing Land and Search Engine Land. She is a well-rounded digital media enthusiast with a keen interest in all things Internet marketing. Jessica earned her B.A. in English from Drew University and has since gone on to fill a wide…

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  • Authoritative Links: Search Engine Land’s 10 Top Link Week Columns Of 2015

    … When Google Webmaster Trends Analyst John Mueller said earlier this year that webmasters should “try to avoid” link building for SEO, many took this as a clear and unambiguous sign that link building as a practice was done for. As search engines continue to crack down on spammy and manipulative links, quite a number of search marketers have…

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    … who you are. Not personally who you are, but in general. What job do you have? What products and services do you buy? This information helps us tell potential advertisers about the Search Engine Land audience. Completing this survey takes about two minutes. We ask for your email address only so that we can notify the gift card winners. That’s all…

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