Daily Search Forum Recap: March 31, 2020

Mar 31, 2020 • 4:00 pm | Comments (0) by twitter

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

Hide Search Performance For This Query In Google

Mar 31, 2020 • 7:57 am | Comments (0) by twitter

Yesterday I reported about new preferences with Google Search Console but focused on the email preferences. You can also communicate to Google that you want to hide the search performance for this query report snapshot you sometimes see in the Google search results in these new preferences.

Google Posts In Google My Business Now Back After Being Disabled

Mar 31, 2020 • 7:42 am | Comments (0) by twitter

Google has said it has reenabled the ability to use Google Posts after it was temporarily disabled. Google wrote on Twitter "business posts were temporarily disabled and have now resumed."

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Google Seattle Halloween Decorations; Even Android Got Dressed Up
Source: Flickr by Twitter March 31, 2020 • 7:00 am | Comments (0)
EmptyPlex: Video Of The GooglePlex Now
Source: Flickr by Twitter March 30, 2020 • 7:00 am | Comments (0)
Google NYC Relaxing Cubes
Source: Flickr by Twitter March 27, 2020 • 7:00 am | Comments (0)
Calming Google Bikes
Source: Flickr by Twitter March 26, 2020 • 7:00 am | Comments (0)
Google Dog Dressed Up In Shiny Blue Hair
Source: Flickr by Twitter March 25, 2020 • 7:00 am | Comments (0)

Google Temporary Closed Status Now Doesn't Hurt Your Search Rankings

Mar 31, 2020 • 7:36 am | Comments (0) by twitter

Google has posted an update on Twitter that now when you mark you business as temporarily closed, it will not impact your search rankings. Google said "keep customers updated on your status without affecting search rankings."

Google: We Can Look Up Internal PageRank But Toolbar PageRank Is Gone

Mar 31, 2020 • 7:19 am | Comments (4) by twitter

Gary Illyes from Google said technically he and his colleagues are able to lookup the PageRank values of a page but there "rarely" is ever a reason to do so he said. He said the toolbar PageRank score, the pretty one, which is 0 through 10, is long gone and has not been calculated by Google in a long time.