SEO News

Crawler First Column

  1. Panda Has a Smartphone – Here Are 7 Things You Can Do to Test It Now

    You can choose a specific crawler to view how your pages are rendered via desktop, smartphone, and feature phone. I won’t cover the steps in this column, but creating custom segments is a powerful thing to do when analyzing websites.

  2. SEO Website Audits: Everything You Need to Know Part II

    These can include, but are not limited to a link list with link evaluations, analytics reporting, site crawler findings for example csv documentation from Screaming Frog showing you where your (insert issue) pages are located – as indicated by URL...

  3. How to Quickly Identify Duplicate Content With a Site Crawl

    This article is a simple breakdown of how to go about using an SEO site crawler to quickly identify duplicate content. Continuing on with the methodology of identifying duplicate content, by scanning the Page Titles column and looking for...

  4. Google Sitelinks - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

    This is Google's fault because the crawler should always check that pages linked to from sitelinks aren't returning a 404 or other error code. That's actually a topic worth its own column, so we'll save that discussion for next time.