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  1. Secure Search, Rank & Finding Lost Keyword Traffic: A Conversation with gShift

    With Google Hummingbird allowing the search engine to potentially find the same page from multiple queries types or asked in different ways, I wondered how it would impact targeting a phrase like "barrie condos" versus "condos in barrie" when all...

  2. 3 Reasons Why Responsive Web Design is the Best Option For Your Mobile SEO Strategy

    Editor's note: This column originally was published on March 12, 2013, and comes in at No.on our countdown of the 10 most read Search Engine Watch columns of 2013. With 67 percent search market share, when Google speaks, search marketers listen.

  3. How Link Building Changed in 2013

    Yandex, the Russian search engine, announced plans to ignore links as a ranking factor for commercial queries, with a focus on human interactions with sites. We rename the process, we struggle to adapt to updates, we beg clients to let us stay as...

  4. Majestic SEO Adds Live Rank Factors & New Link Prospecting to Search Explorer Alpha

    My senses tell me that this is really groundbreaking - not just for SEO but for search as a whole,” Dixon Jones, marketing director of Majestic SEO tells Search Engine Watch. We don't ever expect to rival the majors, but it turns out that we do not...

  5. SEO in 2014: How to Prepare for Google's 2014 Algorithm Updates

    Moz's most recent study of ranking factors confirms that Google+ is playing an increasingly significant role in a solid SEO ranking. Practically speaking, this is to help prepare the search engine for the rise of voice search associated with mobile.