Daily Search Forum Recap: April 18, 2018

Apr 18, 2018 • 4:00 pm | Comments (0) by twitter Google+

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...

Google Tests Showing From The Businesses Section Higher

Apr 18, 2018 • 8:10 am | Comments (0) by twitter Google+

A month ago, Google began allowing businesses to once again edit their business description. Now, people are noticing the box that shows this business description...

Google Only Can Judge Site Quality Based On Pages They Index

Apr 18, 2018 • 7:56 am | Comments (7) by twitter Google+

Google's John Mueller addressed the topic of page pruning again, but this time explains that Google can only judge the overall site quality based on the pages they have of that site that is in their index...

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Google BYOB: Bring Your Own BBQ
Source: Flickr by Twitter April 18, 2018 • 7:15 am | Comments (0)
YouTube Space Replica In A Box
Source: Flickr by Twitter April 17, 2018 • 7:04 am | Comments (0)
Google Baby Shower Cake
Source: Flickr by Twitter April 16, 2018 • 7:01 am | Comments (0)
Dog Chasing A Google Street View Car
Source: Flickr by Twitter April 13, 2018 • 7:00 am | Comments (1)
Google Sourdough With G Logo
Source: Flickr by Twitter April 12, 2018 • 7:05 am | Comments (1)

Google Expands Funding Choices To More

Apr 18, 2018 • 7:43 am | Comments (3) by twitter Google+

Google announced they are now going to expand Google Funding Choices (link my not work for you so go here instead) to more countries. Google Funding Choices is a program to help publishers recover lost revenue due to ad blockers by having the users pay to not show ads on your site...

Google: Keeping Your Mobile Site Not Mobile-Friendly Is A Bad Strategy

Apr 18, 2018 • 7:33 am | Comments (2) by twitter Google+

I spotted a conversation on Twitter around how some webmasters and SEOs are so afraid of losing their rankings when being switched over to mobile-first indexing that they are intentionally making sure their web sites are not fully mobile-friendly...