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New App-Based Search Engine Startup Relcy Tries to Reset SEO

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The idea behind Relcy is to index and rank the content stored within apps on your phone, giving you the ability to search content across all your apps, which the major search engines, like Google, can't access. What could it mean for SEO? The idea behind Relcy is to index and rank the content stored within apps on your phone, giving you the ability to search content across all your apps. 0 Comments

Google Webmaster Tools: An Overview

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Google Webmaster Tools is the primary mechanism for Google to communicate with webmasters and helps alert you about issues with your site. This guide will walk you through the various GWT features, and what actionable data can be found within. Google Webmaster Tools is the primary mechanism for Google to communicate with webmasters and helps alert you about issues with your site. This guide will walk you through the various GWT features, and what actionable data can be found within. 0 Comments

How to Recover From a Google Smartphone Rankings Demotion [Case Study]

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Websites that incorrectly handle mobile users can face a smartphone rankings demotion in Google. Here's how one website that was hit by a demotion fixed technical problems causing the issue, and rebounded once the changes were implemented. Websites that incorrectly handle mobile users can face a smartphone rankings demotion in Google. Here's how one website that was hit by a demotion fixed technical problems causing the issue, and rebounded once the changes were implemented. 0 Comments

Google Warns Against Sneaky Redirects in Updated Guidelines

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Google has provided more examples of types of manipulative redirects they are cracking down on. This includes showing one page to desktop users but a completely different page to mobile users, and hacked sites redirecting users to other pages/sites. Google has provided more examples of types of manipulative redirects they are cracking down on. This includes showing one page to desktop users but a completely different page to mobile users, and hacked sites redirecting users to other pages/sites. 0 Comments

Bing Webmaster Tools: An Overview

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Bing's Webmaster Tools provides some great data for webmasters to use and address potential SEO issues. For those unfamiliar with Bing Webmaster Tools, this guide will walk you through the various features available to all webmasters. Bing's Webmaster Tools provides some great data for webmasters to use and address potential SEO issues. For those unfamiliar with Bing Webmaster Tools, this guide will walk you through the various features available to all webmasters. 0 Comments

Where's the Search?

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Search is everywhere, which means organizations must produce high-quality and authoritative, yet informatively entertaining, content that is device agnostic and encourages a uniquely human social echo for it to be deemed search engine optimal. Search is everywhere, which means organizations must produce high-quality and authoritative, yet informatively entertaining, content that is device agnostic and encourages a uniquely human social echo for it to be deemed search engine optimal. 0 Comments

SEO in the Age of Apps: Diversifying Your Mobile SEO Strategy

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To succeed as the app-based search ecosystem evolves, brands need to understand the relevant apps on the market, the value proposition of each, and how to build rank and findability. Here's an overview of mobile SEO basics and the big engines. To succeed as the app-based search ecosystem evolves, brands need to understand the relevant apps on the market, the value proposition of each, and how to build rank and findability. Here's an overview of mobile SEO basics and the big engines. 0 Comments

SEO Cheat Sheet: 15 Common Oversights Found During Site Audits

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SEO has become a very complex job. Has it become too complicated for you to continue doing it yourself? Use this helpful list and related questions to test your SEO knowledge – and determine whether it's time to call in an SEO professional. SEO has become a very complex job. Has it become too complicated for you to continue doing it yourself? Use this helpful list and related questions to test your SEO knowledge – and determine whether it's time to call in an SEO professional. 0 Comments

Mobile Sites: Choosing an Implementation Process & Strategies

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No matter your approach, the mobile landscape is a tricky, expansive space of uncertainty filled with twists and turns that would give even the most solid minded developer or site owner points to pause. Here’s a guide to help you go mobile. No matter your approach, the mobile landscape is a tricky, expansive space of uncertainty filled with twists and turns that would give even the most solid minded developer or site owner points to pause. Here’s a guide to help you go mobile. 0 Comments

New Signals to Search Engines Revisited

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Search engines have evolved from primitive crawling technology and now have a very powerful combination of signals. This downloadable PDF “thought paper” shows how end user data, social, mobile, and personalization are shaping the future of search. Search engines have evolved from primitive crawling technology and now have a very powerful combination of signals. This downloadable PDF “thought paper” shows how end user data, social, mobile, and personalization are shaping the future of search. 0 Comments

Hand-Feeding Google, Covering Your SERP Assets

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Covering your online assets often means “hand-feeding” Google your content. The first step in creating visibility is establishing a presence. Your first priority in SEO should be to givE Google your content, the way they want to see it. Covering your online assets often means “hand-feeding” Google your content. The first step in creating visibility is establishing a presence. Your first priority in SEO should be to givE Google your content, the way they want to see it. 0 Comments

The Daily Con Job: Rogue Spiders in the Wild

If you thought that only humans were capable of pulling a fast one on you, think again: quite a few crawlers out there are not at all what they make out to be. If you thought that only humans were capable of pulling a fast one on you, think again: quite a few crawlers out there are not at all what they make out to be. 0 Comments

Crawl, Index, Rank, Repeat: A Tactical SEO Framework (Part 3)

Ranking is the least objective part of this equation, from the standpoint of SEOs working in the dark as to what search algorithms calculate. However, there is a way around this: dissecting the pages ranking above and below your property in SERPs. Ranking is the least objective part of this equation, from the standpoint of SEOs working in the dark as to what search algorithms calculate. However, there is a way around this: dissecting the pages ranking above and below your property in SERPs. 0 Comments

Crawl, Index, Rank, Repeat: A Tactical SEO Framework

By undergoing a systematic analysis of SEO based on the three primary search engine activities of crawl, index, and rank, savvy SEOs can establish a framework for improving their sites that will reward them with extremely favorable rankings. By undergoing a systematic analysis of SEO based on the three primary search engine activities of crawl, index, and rank, savvy SEOs can establish a framework for improving their sites that will reward them with extremely favorable rankings. 0 Comments

Are Language Options Hurting Your International Sites?

Most SEOs face challenges with a single site in English, but the challenges compound exponentially when you add multiple countries and languages to the mix. The most common of these problems is the use of language or location detection. Most SEOs face challenges with a single site in English, but the challenges compound exponentially when you add multiple countries and languages to the mix. The most common of these problems is the use of language or location detection. 0 Comments