Sometimes you know something and it just slips out of your mind. You know you know it, you just lost it somewhere in the back of your memory. Well, this is the feeling we had this week when Google’s John Mueller reminded us about redirects and not-index pages.
You should be aware of Accelerated Mobile Pages by now, but if you aren’t it’s time to take another look at them because mobile speed and ease of use is become more important than ever. So, when we saw a great post in the Google Product Forums outlining the most frequently asked questions about AMP we thought we’d break it down.
Screaming Frog is one of our favorite tools when it comes to carrying out an SEO audit on a website, or if we’re looking to check on how a site’s content is performing. So, when we saw that it’s just got better, we were very excited.
As if you needed another thing to worry about when it came to SEO… But, in a recent Google Webmaster’s Hangout, Google’s John Mueller mentioned an aspect of search engine optimization that can often be forgotten, over-optimization.
Google’s Tweaks The search engine results page is constantly evolving and improving, with Google often AB testing new features and tools. For example, recently we’ve seen changes to meta descriptions and title tags stretch and then shrink back to normal size. The latest addition to Google’s SERP seem to be reviews for listings. The Naughty […]
Top of the Pops One of the few search engine ranking factors we can be sure of is page speed. The faster your page can load on desktop and mobile devices, the more likely it is that Google will rank the page well. But as websites are becoming more and more interactive, loaded with different […]
A Picture Says a Thousand Words Adding images to your website is important. It helps break up text, attracts a users attention, and can demonstrate something that words might not be able to do. But, when you’re putting images on your website, as with written content, you can’t just drop them in and forget about […]
More than Words Content optimization is something that we talk about a lot. How many keywords to use, what to put in the meta description blah blah. But what we don’t often mention is the other things you have on your website next to the text. Images. Image optimization is almost as important as text […]
The Missing Link Link building has long been a contentious aspect of SEO. Black hat, white hat and grey hat SEO practitioners all have their own ways of cultivating links for their websites, and, because of this Google have always been cautious when discussing links and their importance in ranking a website. So, when John […]
Robots Taking Over Earlier in the year we wrote about how Google has started to change and switch out meta descriptions for text at the top of the page if their bots think that it will perform better in the search engine results page. So why are Google rewriting page titles? Artificial Intelligence Over the last […]