Daily Search Forum Recap: May 21, 2018

May 21, 2018 • 4:00 pm | Comments (0) by twitter Google+

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today...

Bing Ads Bans Cryptocurrency Advertisements

May 21, 2018 • 8:02 am | Comments (3) by twitter Google+

Advertisers who want to use Bing Ads to promote the sale of cryptocurrency, the digital asset such as Bitcoin and others, are not going to be able to do so in June. Bing announced they will be disallow cryptocurrency advertising on their platform...

Google: Ranking Is Nothing Without Conversion

May 21, 2018 • 7:52 am | Comments (8) by twitter Google+

The topic of HTML validation has been covered here time and time again - we know Google doesn't downgrade or boost a web site with bad or good HTML validation...

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Aleyda Solis With Her European Search Personality Award
Source: Flickr by Twitter May 21, 2018 • 7:10 am | Comments (0)
Google's Gary Illyes Buys Link (The Character)
Source: Flickr by Twitter May 18, 2018 • 7:08 am | Comments (2)
Massive Bing Calculator
Source: Flickr by Twitter May 17, 2018 • 7:00 am | Comments (0)
Google Conference Paper Ball Fight
Source: Flickr by Twitter May 16, 2018 • 7:00 am | Comments (0)
Google #NBACareerCrossover: Where NBA Players Try Working At Google
Source: Flickr by Twitter May 15, 2018 • 7:00 am | Comments (0)

60% Of SEOs Say They Hurt A Web Site In Google With Spammy Links

May 21, 2018 • 7:43 am | Comments (11) by twitter Google+

A few months ago, I asked you all to take a poll around if you have ever hurt a web site using spammy links to downgrade their rankings in Google search. The good news is that 66% of those who responded said they never tried to do so...

Poll: How SEOs Measure Changes To Backlink Profile

May 21, 2018 • 7:32 am | Comments (3) by twitter Google+

I can honestly tell you, I have personally not looked at my backlink profiles in years. Not in Google Search Console links report, not in third party tools...