Tag: algorithms

Google Algorithm Update Hits, Mobile-Friendly Test API, AMP, Local & AdWords

Google Algorithm Update Hits, Mobile-Friendly Test API, AMP, Local & AdWords

https://www.SERoundtable.com/ – This week was fairly slow until today, when we reported on an algorithm update that seems to have hit links. I go into if it was Penguin or some other link algorithm in the video. Google Japan confirmed they pushed out a Japanese specific update targeting low quality pages. Google released an API…

Google's Ranking Factors Explained – SEO

Google's Ranking Factors Explained – SEO

You’ve most likely heard that Google uses over 200 ranking factors when determining the position of a website in the search engine results. In this series, I will talk about each of the 200 Ranking Factors in the Google Algorithm and what impact it might have on your website. Each ranking factor holds a different…

Google Ranking Factors, Machine Learning Spam & Google Doubt

Google Ranking Factors, Machine Learning Spam & Google Doubt

https://www.SERoundtable.com/ – This week in search, Google disclosed what the top three ranking factors are, which are links, content and RankBrain – if RankBrain is even a ranking factor. Google said machine learning is coming to spam fighting but a former Googler said it is already in use. Google and Moz went at it over…

Google Search Update Impacts, Reporting Delays, JavaScript SEO, Local, & Tiaras

Google Search Update Impacts, Reporting Delays, JavaScript SEO, Local, & Tiaras

https:///www.SERoundtable.com/ – This week we had another big Google algorithm update, Google did not yet confirm it. Google said all sites are impacted by algorithm updates, even ones that didn’t see changes. Google talked to one site owner that got hit hard but an algorithm update, it is something you might find interesting to watch.…

Google Algorithm Update, Mobile-First Indexing Notices, Bing AMP & More

Google Algorithm Update, Mobile-First Indexing Notices, Bing AMP & More

https://www.SERoundtable.com/ – We reported this morning that Google may be doing an algorithmic update, so check in on your rankings. Google said they launched close to 2,500 changes in search last year. Google sent out tons of mobile-first indexing enabled notices this week. But many sites are still not on mobile-first indexing and that is…

Google Meta Descriptions, News Publishers, Algorithm SEO Impacts & Yoast Plugin

Google Meta Descriptions, News Publishers, Algorithm SEO Impacts & Yoast Plugin

https://www.SEroundtable.com/ – This week, I covered the big monthly Google webmaster report. Also, Google told us the meta descriptions HTML improvements section in Google Search Console will go away. Google has killed off more Google News publisher features. Google said algorithm updates impact sites differently than technical SEO changes. Yoast had a bug that may…