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  • Engaging users through high quality AMP pages

    … To improve our users' experience with AMP results, we are making changes to how we enforce our policy on content parity with AMP. Starting Feb 1, 2018, the policy requires that the AMP page content be comparable to the (original) canonical page content. AMP is not a ranking signal and there is no change in terms of the ranking policy with respect…

    Google Webmaster Central Blog- 12 readers -
  • #NoHacked: A year in review

    … We hope your year started out safe and secure! We wanted to share with you a summary of our 2016 work as we continue our #NoHacked campaign. Let’s start with some trends on hacked sites from the past year. State of Website Security in 2016 First off, some unfortunate news. We’ve seen an increase in the number of hacked sites by approximately 32…

    Google Webmaster Central Blog- 20 readers -
  • Protect your site from user generated spam

    … post, we will give you tips to help you deal with this type of spam in your site and forum. Some spammers abuse sites owned by others by posting deceiving content and links, in an attempt to get more traffic to their sites. Here are a few examples: Comments and forum threads can be a really good source of information and an efficient way…

    Google Webmaster Central Blogin SEO- 21 readers -
  • Enhancing property sets to cover more reports in Search Console

    … Since initially announcing property sets earlier this year, one of the most popular requests has been to expand this functionality to more sections of Search Console. Thanks to your feedback, we're now expanding property sets to more features! Property sets help to show how your business is seen by Google across separate websites or apps…

    Google Webmaster Central Blog- 18 readers -
  • Building Indexable Progressive Web Apps

    … is legible no matter the size of the device. Similarly ensure the padding and margins of elements also scale sensibly. Test various screen resolutions using the Chrome Developer Tool’s Device Mode feature and Mobile Friendly Test tool. Don’t: Don't show different content to users than you show to Google. If you use redirects or user agent detection…

    Google Webmaster Central Blogin Social- 18 readers -
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