Video Recap of Weekly Search Buzz :: November 1, 2013

Nov 1, 2013 • 10:24 am | comments (2) by twitter Google+ | Filed Under Search Buzz Video Round Recap
 

itunes-subscribe-video.pngThis week in search, Google released a new area to Google Webmaster Tools for security issues. Google’s Matt Cutts warns us to expect a 15% reduction in rich snippets showing in the search results. Google’s Matt Cutts also said more pages does not equal higher rankings. Google is now indexing app content through a process called app indexing. Is Google closing the authorship project? Google is testing a site search AdWords extension. Google has a new partnership program for AdSense. Google is highlighting service areas in the local side knowledge graph. Google’s Knowledge Graph’s weaknesses were shown during the World Series. Google+ had some big announcements this week. Jill Whalen is leaving SEO after saying her work is done. Did you miss the Halloween stunts from the search industry? I loved Bing the most. That was this past week in search at the Search Engine Roundtable.

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Champak Pol

11/02/2013 07:05 am

Hi Barry thanks for these updates as you had mentioned Matt had made two points Expect a 15% reduction in rich snippets showing in the search results, but why? Is there any specific reason for it. Agree with the second point but what if your company in dealing with huge number of products and services and have many pages relevant to them? Or he is making it clear that make your online presence short and sweet that is easily consumed by audience! And like you many have started liking Bing.........

Graciousstore

11/03/2013 03:06 am

Good summary of the weeks Google updates

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