Hide Search Performance For This Query In Google

Yesterday I reported about new preferences with Google Search Console but focused on the email preferences. You can also communicate to Google that you want to hide the search performance for this query report snapshot you sometimes see in the Google search results in these new preferences.

What is the role of SEO in digital marketing?

The importance of SEO in digital marketing is rising, informing PPC, content marketing & more. Check out Forrester’s Total Impact Report for real life insights! As digital marketing has evolved, search engine optimization (SEO) has increasingly become an initial thought rather than an afterthought in the typical marketing workflow. Not only should SEO be one…

SMX Overtime: How to manage and optimize B2B accounts

In the “How to Manage and Optimize B2B Accounts” session at SMX West, attendees asked questions about the effectiveness of specific channels for a B2B audience, new market strategies and what types of assets to focus on by channel. In this article, I’ll answer these questions to provide some guidance for those wanting to build…

Live with Search Engine Land: Local SEOs talk ‘buggy’ Google My Business, COVID-19

[embedded content] Last week, Search Engine Land’s Greg Sterling hosted an hour-long discussion with leading local SEOs to talk about how local or multi-location businesses are coping with the economic and human effects of COVID-19. They spoke extensively about Google My Business and offered actionable tips about using new features to update profiles (and navigating…

Google Featured Snippets Showing YouTube Timestamp Links

We know Google has this neat feature to show “key moments” in the Google search results that show timestamps of sections of videos. But here is an example of a featured snippet showing this in text, with hyperlinks to those timestamps.

Will Facebook’s massive usage increases (eventually) turn into revenue?

Facebook has reported a massive spike in usage across countries hit by the coronavirus, which is most countries at this point. Last week the company said, “The usage growth from COVID-19 is unprecedented across the industry, and we are experiencing new records in usage almost every day.” Traffic without ad revenue. But it immediately qualified…