October 10, 2017
October 6, 2017
This hangout has a very dominant line of questions. Mobile. It seems that’s all that SEOs want to know about these days (with good reason). Below you’ll find questions that came in rapid succession. These were chosen because they contained great answers but also had underlying truths behind them.
October 3, 2017
Earlier this month, Google announced (via the Webmaster Central Blog) that they will be embarking on an extensive redesign of the Search Console. What exactly do they have planned, and why is this important to webmasters? Let’s take a closer look.
September 26, 2017
3 Things To Consider to Get Your Review Markup in the SERPs
First things first. Your review markup has to be technically correct for Google to read it. You can check this with their testing tools. Second, you’ll need to be sure you’re in compliance with Google’s policies. This means that your review content correctly reflects the primary content of the page. Lastly, the quality of the page needs to be high. Google wants to know that they can “trust” the page this markup is found on (and the site as a whole).
September 26, 2017
Free SSL Certificates and Expensive Certificates Are Viewed The Same By Google
There’s no need to purchase pricey SSL certificates to get a ranking boost. As long as your certificate is valid and not “self signed” your site is good to go.
September 19, 2017
September 12, 2017
Ranking Fluctuations For Plural Versions of Keywords Is Normal
While you may have solid first page rankings for phrase or two it’s possible the plural version may not be as solidified. This is also true when targeting the plural vs the singular. Google will sometimes look at variations of a keyword as a separate word all together. If your rankings fluctuate for these variations it simply means that the algo is “unsure” your page is the best option to show to users. Adding content to that page may be the best way to improve this.
September 7, 2017
Welcome to another edition of our GW hangouts recap. If you’re unfamiliar with what these posts are all about check out the intro here.
September 5, 2017
If you are a regular visitor to the PosiRank blog, you have no doubt read Alex’s SEO Checklist (and hopefully you’ve actually USED it to take action!).
August 29, 2017
Welcome to our new Google Webmaster Hangouts recap. These semi-weekly hangout sessions are a treasure trove of valuable insights. They’re held by Google webmaster trends analyst John Mueller. Mostly these events are a series of questions asked by the live attendees (which you can attend as well). Occasionally John shares special announcements.