Daily Search Forum Recap: April 24, 2017

Apr 24, 2017 • 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: No Plans To Boost HTTPS Ranking Factor

Apr 24, 2017 • 8:23 am | Comments (16) by twitter Google+

As you know, back in 2014, Google released the HTTPS ranking boost to give a little ranking boost to URLs that went HTTPS. Well...

Google Personalized Search: Ages, No & Previous Searches, Yes

Apr 24, 2017 • 7:56 am | Comments (0) by twitter Google+

I've been very interested in personalized search and Google for some time now. It use to be talked about way more in the past but these days, you barely hear anything about it...

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A Rusty Android Helmet At Google Office
Source: Flickr by Twitter April 24, 2017 • 7:16 am | Comments (0)
Google Office Overflowing With Flowers
Source: Flickr by Twitter April 21, 2017 • 7:17 am | Comments (1)
The Google Crayon Graph Has "New Index" Marker
Source: Flickr by Twitter April 20, 2017 • 7:30 am | Comments (1)
Google Indoor Farm
Source: Flickr by Twitter April 19, 2017 • 7:22 am | Comments (0)
Google Pool Table Top Down View
Source: Flickr by Twitter April 18, 2017 • 7:30 am | Comments (0)

PSA: Don't Ask Google If A Specific Spam Technique Is Allowed

Apr 24, 2017 • 7:39 am | Comments (10) by twitter Google+

Over the years I've seen many examples of really dumb moves made by SEOs. Some SEOs asked Google for advice while spamming Google, some email Google about buying links, some put all their spammy accounts in one search console account - but the list goes on and on...

Google "View Rates" Call To Action Overlay For Hotel Listings Search Results

Apr 24, 2017 • 7:27 am | Comments (0) by twitter Google+

Sergey Alakov shared a couple of Google tests over the weekend...