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Google Algorithm Update, Core Update Advice, Fresher Featured Snippets, Google Ads, Bing Guidelines & Negative SEO

This turned out to be a pretty busy week in the search space. We had a possible, unconfirmed, but yet really heating up, Google search ranking update. Google posted advice on what site owners can do if their sites fall after a core update. Google confirmed that the Google Discover feed is impacted by these …

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Google Search Console doesn’t show data for featured snippets read by Google Assistant

You might already know that there’s no way to discern in Google Search Console which queries came in via voice search and which were typed, but were you aware that some data from voice search isn’t captured at all? In the second episode of #AskGoogleWebmasters, Webmaster Trends Analyst John Mueller explained that voice searches conducted …

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Google Announces Featured Snippets Update

Google announced an update to it’s Featured Snippets algorithm. The update is intended to make Featured Snippets more useful by understanding which information needs fresh content. Which Queries Deserve Freshness? Google gave three examples of the kinds of search queries that need fresh content. Information that is regularly updated Information that changes with passing time …

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