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Bing Strongly Recommends Publishers Use The Submit URL Tool

Last week we reported that Bing expanded their submit URL tool from 10 URLs per day to 10,000 URLs per day, removing essentially all the quotas. The shocking part in that announcement was that they seemed to want to do away with crawling as a strategy for getting web pages into their index. Yesterday, I […]

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Most SEOs Want Fetch As Google Even With URL Inspection Tool

Google told us the Fetch as Google tool is going away and being replaced by the URL Inspection Tool. But some SEOs, well, seems like the majority of SEOs, want Google to port over the Fetch as Google tool as well. A Twitter poll with 88 results shows about 75% want both the Fetch as […]

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Google: If A Random Tool Can Find Bad Links Then Google Probably Ignores Those Links Already

It looks like Google is taking a jab now at third-party link audit tools now. John Mueller from Google said on Twitter that if a random tool can figure out if a link is a bad link, then Google’s own algorithms can probably detect these bad links and thus ignore them without you having to […]

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Google Tool Scores Your SEO: Should Google Be Scoring Your SEO?

The other day, Google launched a new portal named web.dev that pretty much has lighthouse, another Google tool, results for your audit. One of the lighthouse results is an SEO score. So I asked SEOs, should Google be scoring their SEO this way? Here is the score: Here is the breakdown: I posted a Twitter […]

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With so many choices, which SEO tool is right for you?

MarTech Today’s “Enterprise SEO Platforms: A Marketer’s Guide” compares 17 vendors to help you decide. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

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Link building tool roundup: Site crawlers

Link building is hard work! Here’s how to utilize site crawling tools to make sure your effort pays off. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

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Bing Confirms & Fixes Bug With URL Submission Tool; Will Add Rate Limits

Earlier this month, we reported that there was an issue with the URL submission tool in Bing Webmaster Tools where URLs that you would submit would not show up in the Bing index for weeks later. At SMX East, Bing confirmed the issue and said it was fixed. The transparency from Bing on stage was […]

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Bing resolves backlog with its Webmaster Tools URL submission tool

Spammers went from the public Bing URL submission tool to the authenticated version, causing a backlog of URLs that needed to be processed. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

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Google My Business Personal Account Migration To Organizational Account Tool

Google has posted a new help document that walks you through the process of migrating your Google My Business listings from a personal account to an organization account. Kara from Google wrote in the Google My Business Help thread “When we launched the agency dashboard in June, some agencies struggled to smoothly migrate listings to […]

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Bing Also Drops Public URL Submit To Index Tool

Just like Google did back in July, Bing announced they have dropped their public submission tool. A way to submit any URL to the Bing index anonymously has been removed. It doesn’t come with any surprise, I suspect. As I covered at Search Engine Land, Bing said “the URLs received are by far too low […]

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New Google Search Console Adds Live URL Inspection Tool & Manual Actions

As you know, Google has graduated the Google Search Console out of beta and with that, added a new live feature for the URL Inspection tool and also brought in the manual actions section into the tool. Google also cleaned up the side bar navigation to access these features. Manual Actions The manual actions viewer […]

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