Tag Archives: Google

Google Core Replace Rumbling, Guide Actions FAQs, Core Web Vitals Updates, AI, Bing, Advertisements & Extra

For the original iTunes version, click here. This past weekend (a week ago) we saw the first ranking volatility likely from the Google March 2024 core update. We also some saw possible reversals or recoveries a few days later. Then today, Friday, March 15th, I am seeing more ranking volatility likely related to the core […]

Google Provides Social Media Posts to Google Business Listings

After expanding access to its option to add social media profiles to your Google Business listing back in October, Google has now added a new section within its business listings in Search, which displays recent social media posts from your connected profiles. As you can see in this example, shared by Search Engine Journal, Google […]

Google Testing More News Topics Button

Google is testing a button in the search results under the top stories news results to see “more news topics.” I personally cannot replicate this, which makes me think this is new. This was spotted by Punit who shared this screenshot of the button on Mastodon: When click “Entertainment”, it goes to “entertainment news” in […]

Google Nonetheless Tries To Keep away from Overlapping Algorithmic Updates

Danny Sullivan, Google’s Search Liaison, said again that the search company “generally try to avoid” overlapping algorithmic updates. This is after Google released both the March 2024 core update and March 2024 spam update the same day. While the spam update should take two weeks to roll out, the core update can take up to […]

Rating Adjustments Associated To Google March 2024 Core Update

Today is the first day I have seen solid evidence of serious ranking volatility and changes related to the big Google March 2024 Core Update. As a reminder, the Google March 2024 Core Update officially started on March 5, 2024, and will take up to a month to roll out fully. We are expecting numerous […]

Google March Core & Spam Updates, Handbook Actions, Spam Insurance policies, Bing Webmaster Tools, Deep Search, Paid Search & Extra

For the original iTunes version, click here. It was a busy week between Google releasing the Google March 2024 core update, which is supposed to be one of the largest core updates Google has ever released. Google also released a March 2024 spam update. Google updates a number of its spam policies while dishing out […]

Google Search Unleashes Manual Actions Galore After Spam Coverage Updates

Google has unleashed tons of manual actions, search ranking penalties you can see within Google Search Console, after it released its search spam policy updates on Tuesday. The manual actions seemed to mostly have been distributed yesterday, Wednesday, March 6th, a day after Google announced the new spam policy changes. As a reminder, Google has […]

Google March 2024 Core Update Rolling Out Now

Google announced the March 2024 core update has now started to roll out and that this core update will take up to a month to fully roll out because it has updates to a few systems within the core ranking system. Google’s Helpful content system is now also part of the core update. In addition, […]

Google AdSense Offerwall Messages

For the past year or more, Google AdSense (and Ad Manager) has this feature named Offerwall messages (Beta). Google AdSense has recently pushed it more via the AdSense console interface and more publishers are noticing it. Google’s documentation explained, “Offerwall (Beta) messages are designed to help you grow revenue by diversifying monetization opportunities on your […]