Knowledge Graph

The Knowledge Graph is a knowledge base used by Google to enhance its search engine's search results with semantic-search information gathered from a wide variety of sources. Knowledge Graph display was added to Google's search engine in 2012, starting in the United States, having been announced on May 16, 2012. It provides structured and detailed information about the topic in addition to a list of links to other sites. The goal is that users would be able to use this information to resolve their query without having to navigate to other sites and assemble the information themselves.
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  • The ABC of Google Quick Answers

    … and bullets – which are appealing both for users and search engines – where possible. Off-page optimization: you want to focus on cultivating backlinks, so look for opportunities to write guest posts to bring links to your site. It is also important to develop a thorough content distribution system that will attract attention to your content. When people…

    Jim Yu/ Search Engine Watch- 18 readers -
  • New Google Car Pricing Knowledge Graph is Massive

    … New Google Car Pricing Knowledge Graph is Massive July 9, 2014 at 5:24 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Do you want to know how much that vehicle costs that you have your eye on? Well, Google definitely wants you to know, and has made it so there is no way to miss it – or click on any other result on the page to discover that fact for yourself…

    Jennifer Slegg/ The SEM Postin Google- 18 readers -
  • Are search engines ‘semantic’?

    … Let’s get to the crux of the matter. It never fails to make me smile when people misuse the term ‘semantic search’, so really… what is semantic web search? A simple definition of semantic search We often talk of semantic search as if it’s something new. Semantic search goes back years, even centuries. Here is a simple definition of semantic…

    Search Engine Watchin Paid Search- 17 readers -
  • Google’s Shifting SERPs Signal the End of Generic Results

    … that were previously unaffected by local search results (such as aggregators of hotel, storage and car listings) are now feeling the effects of this SERP layout change. 4. Knowledge Graph: From Many, One Answer Google doesn’t want to just give you the top 10 answers to your queries. It wants to give you THE answer to your query. As a result, we’ve…

    Relevancein SEO- 20 readers -
  • Friday Catch-Up: The Giant of the Giants Takes Over

    …You see that little dance step? Yeah, that’s our Friday Jam! Hello everyone and welcome to another virtual internet tour of all the updates taking place across the web. No wait, let’s just call it Friday Catch-Up, there’s a certain … Continue reading → (Read more...) The post Friday Catch-Up: The Giant of the Giants Takes Over appeared first…

    Lena Ruchko/ Promodo Blog- 6 readers -
  • How to Overcome Your Fear of Being Ignored Online

    … There are always going to be risks, fears and insecurities associated with creating content online. I’ve been creating online for five years now and still struggle at times (For more on that read Getting Stuck, Unstuck and Taking Your Turn). Accept this is reality and let’s move on to answering better questions. Let’s agree to limit or worry…

    Ryan Hanley/ Content Warfare Blogin Content How To's- 12 readers -
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