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    Google Search Ranking Update On July 23rd & 24th

    rustybrick
    by rustybrick
    Jul 24, 2020
    I am seeing some early chatter and signals that there may be another, currently unconfirmed, Google search ranking algorithm update happening. It seems to have started yesterday, July 23rd and continuing throughout today, July 24th.

    The Campaign Comeback: What to Do When Content Fails — Best of Whiteboard Friday

    Jul 23, 2020
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    Hi, Moz fans. Welcome to this edition of Whiteboard Friday. My name is Shannon McGuirk. I'm the Head of PR and Content at a UK-based digital marketing agency called Aira.

    Now, throughout my time, I've launched a number of creative content and digital PR campaigns, too many to mention....

    Google Deadline For Mobile-First Indexing Now March 2021, Not September 2020

    rustybrick
    by rustybrick
    Jul 22, 2020
    Google, as expected, has decided to push off the deadline for going 100% into mobile-first indexing. The previous deadline was September 2020, but after COVID hit, Google said they may push this deadline back to give site owners more time to prepare during this time. Google decided this morning to push the deadline to March 2021.

    Google Site Command & Navigational Query Operators Failed Yesterday

    rustybrick
    by rustybrick
    Jul 22, 2020
    Yesterday for a period of a few hours, you may have been unable to find the site or content you were looking for on Google Search. Google said it had an issue with some navigational queries and site commands.

    Google Brings Back The Twitter Carousel

    rustybrick
    by rustybrick
    Jul 21, 2020
    Google has brought back the Twitter carousel in the Google search results last night. It was removed after Twitter had an embarrassing hack back on July 15th or so. Four days later, Google brought back the feature after doing a security review on its end.

    Google Local Algorithm Weighs Business Names Too Highly; Google To Fix This.

    rustybrick
    by rustybrick
    Jul 20, 2020
    There has been a number of complaints about Google's local search ranking algorithm giving way too much weight to the name of the business. But have no fear, Google is working on addressing this according to Danny Sullivan.

    Core Web Vitals: The Next Official Google Ranking Factor - Whiteboard Friday

    Jul 16, 2020
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    Howdy, Moz fans. Welcome to another edition of Whiteboard Friday. I'm Cyrus Shepard here at Moz. Today we're talking about the next official Google ranking factor — Core Web Vitals. Now what do I mean by official ranking factor?

    Google makes hundreds of changes a year. Every week...

    Google Removed Twitter Results From Search

    rustybrick
    by rustybrick
    Jul 16, 2020
    As you probably all know, Twitter has been hacked in a big way yesterday. In short hackers pushing a crypto scam hijacked Twitter accounts for Bitcoin, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Ripple, Binance, Elon Musk, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Apple, and many more. It seems like Google took action by removing the Twitter boxes from the Google search results.

    Entity Seeking Queries and Semantic Dependency Trees

    by Bill Slawski
    Jul 13, 2020
    Entity Seeking Queries and Semantic Dependency Trees

    Queries for some searches may be looking for one or more entities.

    Someone may ask something like, “What is the hotel that looks like a sail.” That query may be looking for an entity that...

    Google Discover Help Document Updated With E-A-T Mentions & More

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    by rustybrick
    Jul 13, 2020
    Google has updated the help document on Google Discover. It has been almost completely revamped but one of the more interesting areas of the update is the section added to E-A-T. I mean, we know Google Discover can be impacted by Core updates in a big way but still.