Tag Archive | "Google"

Grant’s Rants: Old School SEO Questions, Halloween costumes and a dancing SEO

Grant’s Rants: Old School SEO Questions, Halloween costumes and a dancing SEO

This is a special episode of Grant's Rants featuring awesome Halloween costumes, a dancing SEO, and kudos to Matt Cutts for clarifying an old school SEO question this week: Do larger sites with more pages rank better? [...more]

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Google+ Undergoes Major Renovation

Google+ Undergoes Major Renovation

David Carrillo weighs in on the Google+ updates and improvements announced today [...more]

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Google Introduces Shopping Campaigns for PLAs

Google Introduces Shopping Campaigns for PLAs

Michelle and the paid search team explain the details of Google's new Shopping Campaigns [...more]

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Google Updates Ad Ranking System

Google Updates Ad Ranking System

The Search Agency's paid search team explains Google's recent update to their Ad Ranking system and provides insight about what the change means for advertisers. [...more]

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Google and Facebook Are Getting Hitched! Sorta…

Google and Facebook Are Getting Hitched! Sorta…

The Search Agency's social and paid search advertising experts weigh in on the recent announcement that Google's DoubleClick platform will soon include the Facebook Ad Exchange. [...more]

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Search Volume Growing According to State of Paid Search Report Q3 2013

Search Volume Growing According to State of Paid Search Report Q3 2013

The Search Agency's State of Paid Search Report for Q3 2013 reveals that search volume continues to grow, especially on mobile devices. [...more]

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How to Make Responsive Web Design Faster

How to Make Responsive Web Design Faster

Kirby provides useful tips for getting sites with responsive web design to load faster on mobile devices. [...more]

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Fortune 100 Study Demonstrates Limitations of Responsive Web Design

Fortune 100 Study Demonstrates Limitations of Responsive Web Design

After publishing the Mobile Experience Scorecard Report and uncovering key trends for mobile devices, The Search Agency reports on the possible limitations of Responsive Web Design. [...more]

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The Search Agency’s Mobile Experience Scorecard: Fortune 100 Companies

The Search Agency’s Mobile Experience Scorecard: Fortune 100 Companies

Michelle outlines the most interesting findings from The Search Agency's Mobile Experience Scorecard report, which evaluates the mobile sites of the Fortune 100 companies. [...more]

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Grant’s Rants: The Sky is Still Intact After Hummingbird Update

Grant’s Rants: The Sky is Still Intact After Hummingbird Update

In this week's episode of Grant's Rants, Grant is ranting about the doomsday theories that have come as a result of Google's recent Hummingbird and Keywords Not Provided announcements. Reminder: the sky has not fallen and there will be more algorithm updates in the future! [...more]

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Three Pillars of SEO for Mobile Search Today

Three Pillars of SEO for Mobile Search Today

Grant discusses the three modern pillars of SEO for mobile search today. [...more]

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7 Ways to Generate Content Ideas People Actually Care About

7 Ways to Generate Content Ideas People Actually Care About

Earned media expert, David Carrillo, provides marketers with 7 new ways to generate interesting content. [...more]

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Will Google’s AdID Change the Online Advertising World?

Will Google’s AdID Change the Online Advertising World?

Director of Paid Media, Ranil Wiratunga, weighs in on how Google's AdID could change the online advertising world. [...more]

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Introducing the Mobile Experience Scorecard

Introducing the Mobile Experience Scorecard

Michelle introduces The Search Agency's new Mobile Experience Scorecard. [...more]

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The Sky Is Falling! Google Search Activity Is Becoming Completely Secure

The Sky Is Falling! Google Search Activity Is Becoming Completely Secure

The Internet is abuzz with news that Google search activity is now 100% secure. Our experts weigh in on what this means for search, our clients, and the industry overall. [...more]

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Grant’s Rants: Can’t Justify SEO? You’re Lazy!

Grant’s Rants: Can’t Justify SEO? You’re Lazy!

Some individuals say they can't measure SEO. Grant disagrees. In this week's episode, Grant is ranting about putting in the time to track, measure, and justify SEO metrics that matter! [...more]

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Need for Speed! Google Updates Mobile Guidelines

Need for Speed! Google Updates Mobile Guidelines

Michelle summarizes Google's recent mobile guideline updates [...more]

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Tablet CPCs on Par with Desktop after Enhanced Campaigns

Tablet CPCs on Par with Desktop after Enhanced Campaigns

Alec discusses CPC trends after the transition to Enhanced Campaigns and explains why CPCs have declined, rather than inclined as suspected. [...more]

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Google Hangout on Air: Understanding Attribution and Micro-Conversions

Google Hangout on Air: Understanding Attribution and Micro-Conversions

We are rounding up our summary of last week's Google Hangout on Air by covering Keith Wilson's POV on attribution and micro-conversions. [...more]

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Google Hangout on Air: Industry Leaders Weigh in on the State of Mobile

Google Hangout on Air: Industry Leaders Weigh in on the State of Mobile

Last week, The Search Agency participated in a Google Hangout on Air with other industry leaders to weigh in on the state of mobile. Get insight and details from their discussion here! [...more]

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The Introduction of Google’s Image Ad Extensions

The Introduction of Google’s Image Ad Extensions

The Search Agency recently published a POV paper on Google's new image ad extensions. Get the details about the new extension! [...more]

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Inside the Search Studio with Mike Blumenthal: A Deep Dive into Google and Local SEO

Inside the Search Studio with Mike Blumenthal: A Deep Dive into Google and Local SEO

In the debut interview of our "Inside the Search Studio" series, David Carrillo sits down with search marketing expert Mike Blumenthal to discuss Google and local SEO. [...more]

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The Problematic Future of Microdata

The Problematic Future of Microdata

Brandon covers the recent news that Microdata Specification has been discontinued. [...more]

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Grant’s Rants: You Forgot About Usability

Grant’s Rants: You Forgot About Usability

In this week's episode, Grant is ranting about giving users what they're looking for and giving search engines a thumbs up that bananas abound. [...more]

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Grant’s Rants: Anchor Text is Dead! Long Live Anchor Text!

Grant’s Rants: Anchor Text is Dead! Long Live Anchor Text!

This week, Grant is ranting about anchor text and the risk of over-optimization. [...more]

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Google Introduces In-Depth Articles

Google Introduces In-Depth Articles

Michelle details Google's newest addition to the SERP, In-Depth Articles, and SEO expert David Waterman offers his expertise about what this new element might mean for publishers. [...more]

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Don’t Forget: Quality Scores Are Still Device Specific

Don’t Forget: Quality Scores Are Still Device Specific

After recently posting about device specific CPC trends after the Enhanced Campaigns migration deadline, Matt details device specific quality scores. [...more]

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Google Changes Link Guidelines

Google Changes Link Guidelines

Grant discusses Google's ongoing attack on manipulative link building and their recent update to their webmaster guidelines. [...more]

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So Long to the Google+ Local App

So Long to the Google+ Local App

Michelle discusses the recent announcement that the Google+ Local App will be retired on August 7 and summarizes the many changes that Google's local display scheme has undergone in recent years. [...more]

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Google to Update the Way Quality Scores Are Displayed in AdWords

Google to Update the Way Quality Scores Are Displayed in AdWords

Keith summarizes the recent announcement that Google will be updating the way 1-10 Quality Scores are displayed in AdWords and covers advertisers' most pressing questions. [...more]

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