Links on Google's mobile search results are now expandable. According to the British SEO who pointed this out over the weekend, the change is about device unification and search dominance.
We have some more big changes happening in the local space for Google local business listings. Over the course of the day Thursday, Google began switching over the usual 7-pack local listings to all 3-pack, AKA Snack Pack local results. This means that instead of showing 7 businesses in the pack and in the map, …
To pretty much everyone who reads this site, this is a no brainer, but there are some people out there that think having a site with some 404ed pages will lead to a Google Penalty. Sound crazy? Well
Interesting that among upcoming changes, Google may penalize sites not grounded in scientifically-validated facts. Given that what we consider validated seems to change over time, this may not be as black and white as it seems. This could have a big impact on fringe communities that lay outside popular opinion, like anti-vaccination activists.
After much testing, Google has seem to officially drop the seven local results in the web search results and gone with a 3-pack block. For all the queries I try that would generate, I am now seeing on
Barry Schwartz noted (via Ryan Schilling at leadhub.net) a Google 3 Pack experiment that removed the Google Plus links. For that same search I am seeing a
If your business has a physical location, you've undoubtedly been told that you need local SEO. But for many business owners, local SEO remains shrouded in
I LOVE me a good free tool. Here's the updated list of my 15 favorite free tools for doing SEO, with tips, as of June 2015. Bonus list at bottom.
Regardless of what industry you're in, you'll always have at least one competitor who has been around longer and has tried harder to build a web presence.
You had big dreams for your content marketing initiatives — but unfortunately they've fallen flat. Columnist Derek Edmond shows how to assess why your content marketing isn't positively impacting your SEO.