Google: Near Duplicate URLs With Canonical Still Can Lead To Wrong URL Ranking

Jun 28, 2022 • 7:41 am | Comments (0) by twitter

There is an interesting thread on Reddit on a topic we touched on here several times, the topic of Google ranking the wrong version of the URL in Google Search. It all stems back to the URLs you want Google to rank being near duplicate to the URL Google ends up ranking.

Bing Autocomplete Tells Searches To Use Tab To Fill In

Jun 28, 2022 • 7:31 am | Comments (0) by twitter

Microsoft Bing is testing a new annotation in the autocomplete search results to communicate to searchers that they can tap the tab key to finish the autocomplete without clicking on the term. Here is a screenshot of this that I can replicate - no you cannot click on the word "tab" but using tab on your keyboard does do the work.

Google Adds Pros & Cons To Search Result Snippets

Jun 28, 2022 • 7:21 am | Comments (0) by twitter

Normally when someone sends me a sophisticated search result snippet from Google and I dig in, I find a reason for how Google came up with this snippet. But it seems like in this case below, Google is being a bit more sophisticated and showing pros and cons in the snippet without the web site having mentioned pros and cons specifically.

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Mundo Bita At Google Brazil Office
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Graffiti Urban Artist Climbs To Place Art Outside Google Dublin
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Aurora Morales Recording In A Google Studio
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Stan, The Google Dinosaur, Dressed For Pride Month
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Google Shopping Ads Tests Retail Brand Slider

Jun 28, 2022 • 7:11 am | Comments (0) by twitter

Google seems to be testing a new feature for shopping ads, where as you slide through the shopping ads carousel, it shows you which stores retail brands are being displayed.

Daily Search Forum Recap: June 27, 2022

Jun 27, 2022 • 4:00 pm | Comments (0) by twitter

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.

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