Daily Search Forum Recap: November 27, 2018

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web. Search Engine Roundtable Stories: Google Search Console Index Coverage Report Updated For Mobile-First IndexingGoogle posted that they made a change to how the index coverage status report works … Read more Daily Search Forum Recap: November 27, 2018

Daily Search Forum Recap: November 26, 2018

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web. Search Engine Roundtable Stories: Google Thanksgiving Search Algorithm Ranking UpdateThere are a nice number of SEOs and webmasters in the forums claiming they saw huge changes in terms … Read more Daily Search Forum Recap: November 26, 2018

Google: You Can Rank In Google Even When You Spam By Mistake

Google’s John Mueller said on Twitter that even if you make a mistake and do keyword stuffing or some other spammy mistake on your site, it is still possible for the site to rank in Google because of the positive things the site is doing. “Usually we’re just ranking them because of other factors – … Read more Google: You Can Rank In Google Even When You Spam By Mistake

Search Buzz Video Recap: Google Search Rankings, News Indexing Bug, Black Friday Ads & More

This week I covered a possible tweak to the Google search ranking update. Google also seems to be still experiencing issues with some news publishers not ranking in search. Google said sites can still rank even if they are spamming. Google is showing fewer videos and fewer image boxes / carousels in web search. Google … Read more Search Buzz Video Recap: Google Search Rankings, News Indexing Bug, Black Friday Ads & More

Daily Search Forum Recap: November 22, 2018

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web. Search Engine Roundtable Stories: Search Buzz Video Recap: Google Search Rankings, News Indexing Bug, Black Friday Ads & MoreThis week I covered a possible tweak to the Google … Read more Daily Search Forum Recap: November 22, 2018

Thanksgiving 2018 Logos From Google, Yahoo & Bing

On Thanksgiving day today in the United States Google, Yahoo and Bing all have special logos or themes for the day. Google has a family of mice eating a thanksgiving dinner at the table together, Yahoo has a artistic turkey and Bing goes with the Thanksgiving day parade. It has been an amazing year in … Read more Thanksgiving 2018 Logos From Google, Yahoo & Bing

Google Local Service Ad Design Slightly Updated

Google has made a design change to the way the local service ads appear in the mobile search results. They are a bit more slick now, with a more 3D look, lighter blue links, yellow stars instead of orange stars, circle green checks versus badges and a bit more. Here is the new design that … Read more Google Local Service Ad Design Slightly Updated

Daily Search Forum Recap: November 20, 2018

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web. Search Engine Roundtable Stories: Mid-November Google Search Algorithm Update Reversals?Friday we reported about a possible Google update, which is unconfirmed, but where a nice amount of the search … Read more Daily Search Forum Recap: November 20, 2018

Daily Search Forum Recap: November 19, 2018

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web. Search Engine Roundtable Stories: Google Discovered But Currently Not Indexed HelpIn Google Search Console, did you ever see the “discovered but currently not indexed” notice regarding your index … Read more Daily Search Forum Recap: November 19, 2018

Early Signs Of A Google Search Algorithm Update

I am seeing some early signs that there may be a Google search algorithm update rolling out this morning. There is some early chatter in some of the forums and some, not all, of the automated tracking tools are also showing changes. Again, this is very early, it might be a little blip in the … Read more Early Signs Of A Google Search Algorithm Update