Image

Google SEO 101: Image Search Best Practices & Changes Over the Years

Image Search Best Practices & Changes Over the Years

Changes to Google’s image search results over the years, and current best practices, are discussed in a newly uploaded presentation. The presentation was given by Francois Spies, Product Manager for Google Images, at Google’s Webmaster Conference in November. Google just published a batch of videos from the conference so, for most people, this is their …

Image Search Best Practices & Changes Over the Years Read More »

Google Images to replace dimensions overlay on image thumbnails

Google Images to replace dimensions overlay on image thumbnails

Google Images will soon replace the dimensions information you see in the image search results, as you overlay your mouse cursor over a specific image thumbnail. Google will replace the dimensions information with product, recipe, video, and soon, licensable labels based on the query. What is changing? Here is a screenshot highlighting the dimensions section …

Google Images to replace dimensions overlay on image thumbnails Read More »

Google Updates Image Search With Icons for Products, Recipes, & Videos

Google Updates Image Search With Icons for Products, Recipes, & Videos

Google is updating its image search results pages with icons indicating what type of content the images lead to. If an image surfaced in search results comes from a product page, a recipe, or a video, Google will highlight it with a special icon. Danny Sullivan, Google’s Search Liaison, shared the following example on Twitter: …

Google Updates Image Search With Icons for Products, Recipes, & Videos Read More »

screenshot of an Instagram Story by Article

Can I Use This Photo on Social Media? Understanding Image Copyright

Can I Use This Photo on Social Media? Understanding Image Copyright It’s well known that images click on social media. And they’re also what we click on. In general, posts with visuals get more views, likes, and shares than posts that don’t. But sourcing images for social media isn’t always straightforward. The legalese found in …

Can I Use This Photo on Social Media? Understanding Image Copyright Read More »

Google Posts being rejected because of non-compliance with image guidelines

Google Posts being rejected because of non-compliance with image guidelines

“Something is very broken,” is the sentiment being expressed today by some local SEOs who are seeing their Google Posts rejected. The primary culprit appears to be pictures that don’t conform to Google’s image guidelines. Widespread issue. The Google My Business Help forum and Local Search Forum are abuzz with many SEO complaints. Some SEOs, …

Google Posts being rejected because of non-compliance with image guidelines Read More »

?
WP Twitter Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com