Internet Marketing Tips, Suggestions, & Ramblings

Accelerated Mobile Pages are coming this month. AMP will be a key player in providing the web with faster load times, meaning better user experiences for everyone. Google just had a Hangout that included a 15-minute breakdown all about AMP. They’ve also started sending suggestions through Search Console to hop on board before AMP officially launches. To […]

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The Google Webmaster Guidelines just got a big update. Following last week’s Webmasters page revamp, the new Google Webmaster Guidelines page has been updated for the changing user base. The Guidelines are divided into two sections—General Guidelines and Quality Guidelines—that offer you a simple list of best practices to follow. Although the Quality Guidelines have […]

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Why Web Accessibility in 2016 is So Important

By: | January 25, 2016 | View: 967

When you think of building a great website, what comes to mind? Do you think lots of inbound links and top Google rankings? Or do you think ALT image attributes and 508 compliance? If you’re thinking “Huh?” at those last two, then you may lack proper website accessibility. And that could spell trouble. Don’t get […]

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What’s New on the Google Webmasters Website

By: | January 20, 2016 | View: 935

Yesterday, Google launched a new website portal for its Webmasters page. It’s better organized, and it looks cleaner and friendlier too. In addition to taking you to the Google Search Console home page, the Google Webmasters site also contains a staggering amount of documentation, all dedicated to helping the new or veteran webmaster. Take is from […]

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Local search is going to be huge in 2016. We saw last year how Google decreased its Local Pack (the group of featured business pages that show up in the SERPS). The switch from 7 local results to the new Google 3 Pack made serious waves in the SEO industry and small businesses everywhere. And […]

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Google is confirmed as saying that the Google Panda Update is now a part of Google’s core ranking algorithm. This official Google statement was posted on an excellent comprehensive guide by Jennifer Slegg: “Panda is an algorithm that’s applied to sites overall and has become one of our core ranking signals. It measures the quality […]

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