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Site Kit by Google 838 retweets

Got a WordPress site? Sign up to beta test Site Kit: — our new free WordPress plugin that integrates essential Google products: Search Console, Analytics, AdSense, and PageSpeed Insights.

Google Search Console 469 retweets

URL inspection tool 🔍 is now available for everyone! You can start inspecting your URLs by visiting the new Search Console - 👇

Google Image best practices - Search Console Help 394 retweets

We just updated our Google Images best practices guide -- check it out for additional information on sitemaps, supported formats, and responsive images:

Let's build the future of the web 369 retweets

New mobile friendly📱 SEO audit in the ____lighthouse Chrome extension and on - tap target spacing! Tap targets (links, buttons) need extra space around them so taps don't accidentally hit neighboring targets. Audit landing in ChromeDevTools in...

A Technical SEO Guide to Lighthouse Performance Metrics 297 retweets

While Google doesn't use most 3rd-party metrics, we DO use speed as a search ranking factor. To learn how to get those numbers, check out Jammer_Volts 's *fantastic* article on how to use Lighthouse & what those numbers mean.

Search Console API 282 retweets

If you're using the Search Console Search Analytics API, you now have access to all 16 months of data provided in the UI! If you'd like to integrate the data with your CMS or make your own tools, check out our docs at

What's new - Data Studio Help 282 retweets

New in Data Studio: Chart interactions let you turn your charts into filter controls. Brushing allows you to drag your mouse across a chart to select a range of values to filter by. measure

An SEO’s guide to site architecture - Builtvisible 279 retweets

Damn - you know I like site architecture for SEO. This is one the most articulate+detailed updated guides I've seen on specific tactics and implementation: "An SEO’s guide to site architecture" by richardbaxter

How to Succeed at Google SEO: 10 Critical Factors​ 268 retweets

How to Succeed at Google SEO - 10 Critical Factors: 1) Targets User Search Queries 2) Crawlable + Accessible 3) Quality & Quantity of Links 4) Satisfies User Intent 5) Uniqueness 6) E-A-T! 7) Freshness 8) CTR 9) Speed 10) Built for Multiple Devic...

Tout Google avec un seul compte 239 retweets

We hope you don't need to use a Security Issues tab 🔐 in the new Search console, but if you do - this tool helps you find & fix 🛠 hacking & malware on your website

Test your site speed automatically with Speed Demon 238 retweets

This is cool: • Automate your web page speed testing using Google Sheets • Set tests to run weekly • Send alerts automatically to yourself, team, or clients Cost: Free ht henshaw

15 Site Architecture Tips for Performance SEO: Master Guide 218 retweets

If you need to move the needle on website traffic and conversions, Site Architecture is often one of the most effective SEO levers available in your toolkit. And yet, very few SEOs leverage it to its full advantage. Below is a large, established webs...

Official Google Webmaster Central Blog: Dynamic Rendering with Rendert... 214 retweets

📣Wanna know how to implement dynamic rendering with Rendertron to help crawlers 🤖 with your javascript (e.g. react, angular or vue) app with seo? Our blog has got you covered: 🥳

Making visual content more useful in Search 208 retweets

Two announced changes to Google's Image Search Algorithm: 1) Authority/Topical Relevance of webpage is a bigger ranking factor 2) Sites where "image is central to the page, and higher up on the page" are prioritized

The Beginner's Guide to SEO: Search Engine Optimization 195 retweets

Big launch: Moz updated the Beginner's Guide to SEO with all new chapters for 2019 1. SEO 101 2. How Search Engines Work 3. Keyword Research 4. Onsite SEO 5. Technical SEO 6. Link Building 7. Executing SEO 8. Glossary by BritneyMuller felicityc...

Digital Marketing and Online Marketing Tips: How to Convert Leads into... 193 retweets

In episode 596, Eric and Neil explain how you can convert leads into customers. Tune in to hear what steps you can take to increase your sales revenue. TIME-STAMPED SHOW NOTES: [00:27] Today’s Topic: How to Convert Leads into Customers [00:34] Eric...

Google Search Quality Rater Guidelines Updated: Beneficial Purpose, Cr... 189 retweets

It has been a year since we last saw Google’s Search Quality Rater Guidelines updated, but they released a brand new version over the weekend.  Here is what has changed, with commentary about why it is important for site owners and tips they can take...

Search results are officially AMP’d 189 retweets

Now when you search on your mobile device, you’ll see a label that indicates which sites have pages that are ready to load lightning fast.

Making Google Data Studio Free for Everyone 184 retweets

Today, Google's mission to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful is even more relevant and broad reaching.

Official Google Webmaster Central Blog: Real-world data in PageSpeed I... 181 retweets

Page Speed Insights now uses real-world data in its reports - check it out, if you care about speed (and of course you should :-))!

How to get 250k pages indexed by Google 172 retweets

Cool case study: How to get 250k+ pages indexed by Google FAST 1. Server-side rendering 2. Dynamic sitemaps 3. + A single line of code to remove JavaScript for bots (explanation in post) by kunnendavid via jbobbink

Google's European Monopoly (& Shrinking Click-Through Opportunities) 170 retweets

Just published some extraordinary data (thanks to jumpshotinc) illustrating Google's search monopoly in the EU/UK: Also graphs of: - CTRs on organic vs. paid in the US/EU/UK - No-click searches over time - 26 countries CTRs compared and more!

You’ll Never Be The Same Again 168 retweets

When I first came out to Washington D.C., I had agreed to spend three days away from Google to join the team looking at HealthCare.gov. Three days became three weeks became three months, and not soon…

15 SEO Chrome Extensions You Can’t Live Without 161 retweets

More than two billion people actively use Google Chrome. There are tons of features that make the browser so popular, but some of the Google Chrome extensions are arguably the most useful marketing features of all. Google Chrome extensions take up le...

How Digital Marketing Will Change in 2019 161 retweets

Digital marketing is going to change drastically in 2019. And sadly, you aren’t going to like a lot of the changes. And no, I don’t mean change from a competition standpoint. You already know that each year marketing gets more expensive and more comp...

Optimize Website Speed With Chrome DevTools 156 retweets

Impressive: A comprehensive, step-by-step guide to easily level up your Tech SEO skills Optimize Website Speed With Chrome DevTools by kaycebasques via TheWeeklySEO

sitemapsorg - Home 149 retweets

The Sitemaps protocol enables webmasters to information earch engine about pages on their site that are available for crawling.

Google Ads, Analytics and DoubleClick Announcements Keynote 146 retweets

Welcome to the Google Marketing Next live stream! Tune in live at 9:00 a.m. PT/12:00 p.m. ET to learn about Google’s latest marketing innovations, the moment they’re announced.

How to Use Google Analytics to Measure and Improve Your Content Market... 145 retweets

Google Analytics offers incredible reporting features at absolutely no cost. I know Google Analytics isn’t the easiest tool in the world to navigate. All of the reporting options quickly become overwhelming. Don’t worry. You don’t need to be an exper...

The Most Vital SEO Strategy I Learned Came From a Google Employee 142 retweets

I don’t think I am the best SEO out there. And I am not the most well-known SEO. But when you have been doing SEO as long as I have, eventually you meet most of the players in the space. And over the years, I’ve met a lot of Google employees. Some of...

The 10 SEO ranking factors we know to be true 140 retweets

Google only confirmed 10 SEO ranking factors publicly in its history. In this article, I narrow in on what's true and what's speculation, how important each SEO ranking factor is and the evidence we have for it.

Ready, Set, Go! Googlebot Race 140 retweets

Fascinating SEO Site Architecture experiment! In 5 different setups of 1000 pages, silo structure and a format that set rel=canonical to the main page came out on top ( of pages indexed) Classical pagination performed the worst by maxcyrek

Google Analytics Settings Variable In GTM 140 retweets

Major update to GoogleTagManager, and here's the guide! Google Analytics Settings Variable In GTM googleanalytics

How to Build Category Pages that Rank Convert 10x Higher 139 retweets

Do you love your category pages? Does Google? Do your users? Consider this category page for low carb recipes from Diet Doctor. Not only is it well designed and super-useful, but it also outranks everything in its class. It rakes in over 600,000+ org...

My New SEO Tool: Ubersuggest 20 138 retweets

I promised you months back that I was going to release a newer, better version of Ubersuggest for free. And can you guess what? I just released it! 🙂 Before I go into the features of the new Ubersuggest and how it works, I just want to tell you that ...

SEO Split Testing: Changing Titles & Metas to Measure Rankings Ξ FTF 138 retweets

The average CTR for position 1 in Google is 28%. For position 2, it’s 14% (source). Scaled across thousands of pages on an enterprise site, that small change = millions of visits. The difference between position 1 and 2 (or even 6 and 3) can be attri...

9 Powerful LinkedIn Marketing Tips (That Actually Work) 137 retweets

The world is shrinking. Remember the Six Degrees of Separation trend from the 1990’s? The hypothesis was that anyone in the world could be connected to anyone else by only six people. Meaning your friend who has a friend (and so on) somehow knows LeB...

How to Get Around Google's Latest Algorithm Change 137 retweets

Have you noticed that Google is constantly making algorithm changes? And when they do, they rarely tell you the change they’ve made. They tend to keep it a bit vague, like this… So, do you want to know how I got around this algorithm update? Well, be...

How to Get More Social Media Followers (Without Creating Content) 135 retweets

What’s your social media follower count? Whether you like it or not, people do look at your numbers. Other users consider your numbers when deciding whether they should follow you or not. Influencers look at your numbers to determine if you’re worth ...

How to Dominate Google in 2019 133 retweets

You’ve already experienced it… SEO is becoming harder and harder. As time goes on, it takes longer to rank and you have to spend more money to get the results you want. But the reality is, you can’t wait forever to get results. And you have no choice...

9 Expert Insights to Increase Your Organic Reach on Facebook 131 retweets

You’re probably already using Facebook to engage with your audience. The platform has established itself as indispensable within the social media marketing industry with 62% of marketers naming it as the most important one in their strategies. But wh...

How to Boost Your Social Shares Through These 10 Headline Formulas 131 retweets

Want to know something scary? No one is reading your blog posts. But they are reading the headlines you put on them. It’s true. And a rather silly satirical article that went viral is a perfect example of how I know this. That link is to an article...

Free keyword overview and suggestion tool 131 retweets

Looking for more keyword ideas? Type in a keyword to start generating more suggestions for FREE

Tout Google avec un seul compte 131 retweets

Utilisez Search Console pour contrôler les données relatives aux résultats de recherche Google pour vos sites Web.

4 Social Media Hacks You Overlooked That'll Skyrocket Your Traffic 130 retweets

The growth of 21st-century businesses owes a lot to social media. If it weren’t for social media, my brand would not be what it is today. Why? Because these modern platforms have been pivotal for outreach, engagement, and development of authority. Th...

Data Studio: Search Console Connector 129 retweets

Google Search Console is a free service offered by Google that helps webmasters monitor and maintain their site's presence in Google Search results.

Google Reveals JavaScript Rendering Secrets at Chrome Dev Summit 2018 128 retweets

At Chrome Dev Summit 2018, Google's Martin Splitt and Tom Greenaway gave tips on JavaScript rendering best practice and made some exciting announcements.

Getting all your search data 128 retweets

Are you using the Search Console Search Analytics API ⚙️? We recently increased the max results/request to 25k and put together a guide for getting all your site's data. Check it out & play with some code!

How to Write Headlines People Can’t Help but Click 127 retweets

There’s more than one reason why sites like BuzzFeed, Upworthy, or PopSugar get so many clicks, views, and site visitors. But the top reason is that all of these sites use unique, powerful, and engaging headlines that make people want to click on the...

The Advanced SEO Formula That Helped Me Rank For 477,000 Keywords 126 retweets

Can you guess how many keywords I rank for? Well, you are probably going to say 477,000 because I used that number in the title of this post. 😉 And it’s true, just look at the screenshot from Ahrefs. It shows the number of keywords I rank for. But wh...

Rendering on the Web 126 retweets

Google released a handy blogpost about the effects of rendering options for JS driven websites. Unfortunately, they forgot about SEO impact.

3 Potential Benefits of Facebook's Coming Messaging App Merger ... 125 retweets

According to reports, Facebook is planning to integrate the messaging functions of WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger. Here's why that's a big deal.

17 Hidden Facebook Marketing Tools That Will Increase Your Engagement ... 124 retweets

Facebook engagement is easier and more valuable than you ever imagined. I found this out the hard way. At one point, I was spending hundreds of thousands of dollars a month on Facebook Ads. Sure, I was getting some huge successes. But I was also wast...

8 Simple Yet Effective SEO Hacks Inside Google Analytics 123 retweets

You probably think that Google Analytics has lost its value because they’ve stripped away valuable keyword data. But Google Analytics is still one of the best SEO measurement tools out there. You can get tons of actionable data from the platform at y...

How to Drive Traffic to a Brand-New Site with Little to No Money 122 retweets

I know what you are going through. You were excited to launch your brand-new site until you realized no one is coming to it. So, you head to all of the marketing blogs to learn how to fix this, but for the life of you, your traffic won’t go up no mat...

The Future of SEO: It's Not What You’re Expecting 122 retweets

What do you think the future of SEO is? And no, I am not talking about what Google will look like 10 years from now… I’m talking about how you’ll be able to rank your site in the future. You know, that one thing that’ll just skyrocket your rankings. ...

New: Streaming Google Analytics Data for BigQuery 121 retweets

Today we're happy to announce that data for the Google Analytics BigQuery export can be streamed as often as every 10 minutes into Google Cloud.

8 SEO Experiments to Test in 2018 121 retweets

You want to increase your rankings on Google. And I don’t blame you. SEO is a great way to increase your passive traffic generation and quickly build your business. In fact, the higher position that you claim on the SERP, the more clicks you’ll recei...

6 White Hat SEO Strategies You Can Learn from Black Hat SEOs 120 retweets

People call it “black hat SEO” for a reason. For years, SEO experts have looked down on so-called black hat strategists. Even today, marketers see black hat SEO as the dark side of search engine marketing. Mostly, that shady stereotype is correct. ...

Advanced Google Chrome Bookmarklets for SEOs: A Detailed Guide 120 retweets

Love these SEO bookmarklets to speed up productivity 🚀 Advanced Google Chrome Bookmarklets for SEOs: A Detailed Guide Nice work ViperChill!

Link Building Made Simple: How to Build 61 Links Using Social Media 120 retweets

If you’re familiar with SEO, then you already know how important link building is. Any SEO expert knows that link building helps boost your search engine rankings. Of course, your links and your content both have to be high in quality for this to wor...

Here's what happened when I followed Googlebot for 3 months 120 retweets

Every SEO should read this seriously awesome mega-experiment: What happened when I followed Googlebot for 3 months • First link counts rule • JavaScript links • Hidden text ... and more by maxcyrek / ht jbobbink

25 Negative Google SEO Success Factors » Zyppy 119 retweets

Abusing these tactics may condemn you to the bottom of Google search results fast.

Definitive Technical SEO Checklist for Brands 119 retweets

Good technical SEO checklists are too few and are often outdated. Our friend connections8 wrote this new one for 2019. Definitive Technical SEO Checklist for Brands

21 Actionable Google Analytics Tips That'll Boost Your Sales 119 retweets

Google Analytics is a powerhouse of data. Any marketer using Google Analytics is rich in data. But knowing how to navigate its complex platform to put that data to actionable use is another story. Analytics has hundreds of different reports ready t...

How do I know if my site is hacked? 117 retweets

NoHacked is back! More tips for hack detection coming this week! 💪 Start with our guide "How do I know if my site is hacked?" We will walk you through steps to check for signs of compromises on your site! →

Digital Marketing and Online Marketing Tips: How to Rank Higher on Goo... 115 retweets

In episode 690, Eric and Neil discuss how you can rank higher on Google without using SEO. Tune in to hear why optimizing user experience is key. TIME-STAMPED SHOW NOTES: [00:27] Today’s Topic: How to Rank Higher on Google (Without Doing SEO) [00:5...

Digital Marketing and Online Marketing Tips: Why Videos Are Better Tha... 115 retweets

In episode 679, Eric and Neil discuss why videos are better than text content. Find out why you need to be incorporating videos into your marketing. TIME-STAMPED SHOW NOTES: [00:27] Today’s Topic: Why Videos Are Better Than Text Even Though They Do...

Google Search Operators for SEO 114 retweets

Google Search operators for SEO can be a huge help for anyone who is link building. I have collated a list of those most used to help get you started.

You Don't Know SEO 114 retweets

Mike King examines the state of the SEO industry and talks through knowing information retrieval will help improve our understanding of Google. This talk debut…