Channel: Seo

  • Canonical chaos: doubling down on duplicate content

    Search engines are getting smarter. There is little doubt about that. However, in a CMS-driven web where content can often exist on several URLs, it is not always clear what is the authoritative URL for a given piece of content. Also, having content on several URLs can lead to problems with link and ranking signals being split across several variations of a piece of content.

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  • Canonical chaos: doubling down on duplicate content

    Search engines are getting smarter. There is little doubt about that. However, in a CMS-driven web where content can often exist on several URLs, it is not always clear what is the authoritative URL for a given piece of content. Also, having content on several URLs can lead to problems with link and ranking signals being split across several variations of a piece of content.

    Search Engine Land- 7 readers -
  • Google’s machine learning now writes featured snippets descriptions

    A Wired article explains how Google is now using machine learning to understand and produce featured snippets in the Google search results. Google “just went live” on their desktop search results, with what they call “sentence compression algorithms.” This sentence compression is able to learn how “to take a long sentence or paragraph from a relevant page on the web and extr ...

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Land- 13 readers -
  • Google’s shift to mobile-first: mobile moments that matter

    … Eric Schmidt predicted that sales of smartphones would surpass PCs more than six years ago, as the then-Google CEO prepared the world for the “mobile-first” culture at the Mobile World Congress in 2010. Fast forward to today, and we’re witnessing the birth of a new mobile era where consumers interact and convert in what Google describes…

    Jim Yu/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 10 readers -
  • Google drops the Content Keywords feature from Google Search Console

    Google has removed another feature from the Google Search Console. They just removed the content keywords report, one of the earliest features found in the Google Search Console when it was first built. Google said when the tool first launched, this report was the “only way to see what Googlebot found when it crawled a website.” Now, you have features like Search Analyt ...

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Land- 13 readers -
  • Technical SEO checklist: 7 essential tips to implement now for 2017

    … won’t see pages the way they’re intended to look (and more likely than not, their styleless version is going to be a UX disaster). Similarly, if your JS isn’t crawlable, Google won’t index any of your site’s dynamically generated content. If your site is built using AJAX or relies on JavaScript heavily, you’ll need to specifically look…

    Marketing Landin SEO- 11 readers -
  • Bing local search update highlights business holiday hours in local listings

    Prior to the Thanksgiving holiday, Bing announced it was helping business owners display the correct hours of operation via their local search listing on Bing. From the Bing Search Blog: “Bing local is collaborating with business owners and trusted partners to get accurate holiday hours in real time. When you search for local businesses, you’ll receive up-to-date changes for holiday hours.

    Amy Gesenhues/ Search Engine Land- 12 readers -
  • The trouble with truth

    … expressed in this article may be those of a guest author and not necessarily Marketing Land. Staff authors are listed here. About The Author Janet Miller is the President and CEO of Marketing Mojo. She regularly blogs on a variety of search engine marketing topics, often focusing on technical solutions. You can find her on Twitter @janetdmiller. …

    Janet Driscoll Miller/ Marketing Landin SEO Google Facebook- 10 readers -
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