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  • An update on Google's feature phone crawling & indexing

    … Limited mobile devices, "feature-phones", require a special form of markup or a transcoder for web content. Most websites don't provide feature-phone-compatible content in WAP/WML any more. Given these developments, we've made changes in how we crawl feature-phone content (note: these changes don't affect smartphone content): 1. We've retired…

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  • Building Indexable Progressive Web Apps

    … Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) are taking advantage of new technologies to bring the best of mobile sites and native applications to users -- and they’re one of the most exciting new ideas on the web. But to truly have an impact, it's important that they’re indexable and linkable. Every recommendation presented in this article is an existing best…

    Google Webmaster Central Blogin Social- 18 readers -
  • Introducing our global Google+ page for webmasters

    … Webmaster Level: All We’ve recently launched our global Google Webmasters Google+ page. Have you checked it out yet? Our page covers a plethora of topics: Official news and announcements like when our blog launched en français Tips such as how to handle 404s correctly Q&A office hours with our team Exclusive behind the scenes…

    Google Webmaster Central Blogin Google- 5 readers -
  • Musical artists: your official tour dates in the Knowledge Graph

    … Webmaster level: all When music lovers search for their favorite band on Google, we often show them a Knowledge Graph panel with lots of information about the band, including the band’s upcoming concert schedule. It’s important to fans and artists alike that this schedule be accurate and complete. That’s why we’re trying a new approach…

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