SearchCap: Old content in Google, CRO tools, missing mobile opportunities & more

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

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Did The Google Medic Update Make Search Worse? Show Google Examples.

Google is asking you to provide examples of how the search results are now worse off since after the Google Medic update which was released on August 1st as a core broad Google algorithm update. Gary Illyes said let him know examples on Twitter and do not just say that a competitor now outranks you. […]

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Search Buzz Video Recap: Google Medic Update Advice, SEO Tips, Featured Snippets, Search Console, Manual Actions & More

This week in search, I covered what SEOs are doing about the Google Medic update, and how you can report issues to Google around it. Google said taking old content and relabeling it as new is not a good SEO hack. Google says content position is not that important, when they said the opposite not […]

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Daily Search Forum Recap: August 17, 2018

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 Engine Roundtable Stories: Search Buzz Video Recap: Google Medic Update Advice, SEO Tips, Featured Snippets, Search Console, Manual Actions & More This week in search, I covered […]

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CRO tools to help you boost your SEO efforts

Is your site getting a lot of traffic? If yes, great! But your work is not over. Contributor Stephanie LeVonne says it’s time to implement a conversion rate optimization campaign. Here are four tools to help. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

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Daily Search Forum Recap: August 16, 2018

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 Engine Roundtable Stories: Google Medic Update: Many Are Looking Back To Google’s Panda Advice From 2011 With the Google Medic Update from August 1st, the core broad […]

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Live webinar with Scott Brinker: 5,000+ martech tools — where do you start?

Join us on Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at 1:00 PM EDT (10:00 AM PDT) Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

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Last Chance: Share A Story About How Matt Cutts Has Helped You

For the past 113 days, over 16 weeks, there has been a story posted each day at mattcutts.org about how he has helped an individual person. This is your reminder, if you missed the first announcement, that we have about two weeks left of stories and you should submit your story now before the site […]

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Google Adds Troubleshooting Section For Job Posting Structured Data

Google has added to the developer documents around job posting structured data a whole new troubleshooting section. This section gives developers access to more tips on how to properly implement this type of schema. Aaron Bradly first noticed this and posted it on Google+, he said: As per the call-out image, Google has added a […]

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Google: Taking Old Content & Relabeling It As New Is A Bad SEO Hack

Google’s John Mueller said on Twitter, with the disclaimer of him putting his user hat on (not Google hat), that relabeling old content as new, without any additional changes is a bad SEO hack. He said it is bad for the user, causes frustration when they find out and doesn’t give your users the respect […]

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Don’t miss proven & actionable tactics from Google and Bing

These five tactic-rich keynotes will enhance your SEO & SEM. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

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