Daily Search Forum Recap: December 14, 2018

Dec 14, 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...

Search Buzz Video Recap: Google Algorithm Chatter, Bad Links, News Bugs, Bing Machine Learning & More

Dec 14, 2018 • 8:55 am | Comments (0) by twitter Google+

This week I covered a possible small Google algorithm update that touched down sometime over the week. Google said you really shouldn’t have to worry about bad links but if you do...

Google Organic Search Doesn't Have A Negative Keywords Feature

Dec 14, 2018 • 7:57 am | Comments (7) by twitter Google+

I know this is obvious for most of you but while Google Ads (AdWords) has a way to exclude your site for coming up in the search results for specific keywords, Google organic search does not. You cannot tell Google, please do not rank my site when people type in keyword X or Y.

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Really Large Google Ad Credit
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Monopoly Man Trolls Google's CEO, Sundar Pichai
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Google China's Beijing Office Fire Video & Photos
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Google Dublin Year End Holiday Party
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Noogler Podium At Google
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Local SEOs Say Google Posts Traffic Significantly Declining

Dec 14, 2018 • 7:41 am | Comments (6) by twitter Google+

A group of local SEO experts are saying in the Local Search Forums that the Google Posts traffic has significantly declined over the past month or so. This specifically happened when Google moved the Google Posts to the bottom of the knowledge panel around October 1st.

Google: We Fixed The Date Bug Between Performance Reports & Search Analytics Reports

Dec 14, 2018 • 7:22 am | Comments (0) by twitter Google+

Remember, for the past year or so, there has been a bug where the old Search Analytics report in the old Search Console did not match the new version called the Performance report. Specifically, the report was a day off as we covered here and before. Google's John Mueller said it was fixed.