What does the Google and Twitter partnership deal mean?
Jun17

What does the Google and Twitter partnership deal mean?

Tweets are officially back in Google’s mobile search results. The new partnership deal between Google and Twitter will allow Google to display tweets in search results in real time. When tapping on a Tweet in Google search, you’ll be taken directly to Twitter where you can view the Tweet and discover additional content. Keen observers may remember Google and Twitter used to have a similar partnership but this ended in 2011 and I...

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Mobile Friendly Impact Change – Google Q & A
Apr21

Mobile Friendly Impact Change – Google Q & A

Take the Mobile-Friendly Test: * * * SUMMARY of Google Response * * * Q: Is Google on track to release tomorrows mobile-friendly algorithm? A: YES. April 21 2015 Q: What is this algorithmic update, who will it impact? A: This update will impact only mobile searchers and it will give a ranking boost to mobile-friendly pages in Google’s mobile search results only. Q: Will desktop searchers / desktop rankings drop? A: NO. Q: Will it...

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How To Get App Content Into Google Search Results
Apr16

How To Get App Content Into Google Search Results

What is App Indexing for Google Search? App Indexing lets Google read apps just like websites. Deep links in your Android app can now appear in Google Search Results allowing users to navigate directly to the native mobile experience landing on the correct content within your app. What you need: The user needs to have your app installed. You need to establish the relationship between your web pages and app deep links. Use the App...

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Full Song Lyrics In Bing Search Results
Oct07

Full Song Lyrics In Bing Search Results

Bing now appears to be showing full song lyrics in the search results for most popular artists. Bing’s use of song lyrics directly in the SERPs is similar to Google’s recent “structured data” efforts. Presently, full song lyrics are only showing for US searchers however Bing plans to expand this outside the US over the next few...

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Google Authorship Ends
Aug29

Google Authorship Ends

** UPDATE ** So What Actually Happened to Google Authorship? Not enough people were using Authorship for Google to use it as valid indicator in search. The primary reason seems to be low adoption by content creators. Google has officially ended its authorship bylines from displayuing within the search results. Additionally, Google will cease tracking content written by authors as tied by the author’s G+ profile. Google may choose to...

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Google Plus Profiles Now In Google Search Suggest
Jun18

Google Plus Profiles Now In Google Search Suggest

Google Plus now allows you to vanity search names and click direct through to a Google Plus Profile. I’m now outranking Brad Pitt! Author: brad...

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