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Local Real Estate Results are Back in Google Search

Once again, local results for real estate and realtors are back in the Google search results. Google Local Real estate results have had a tortured relationship in the Google search results. Having most recently gone MIA at the time of the Pigeon update.  I noted in November 2012: In 2009 Google rolled out an expanded real …

blumenthals.com - Friday, May 22, 2015 - 6:09 Loading+Bookmark  

More Google Pack Results

Last week Andrew Shotland noted some traffic declines for a number of local directories that he associated with the Door Way Page Algo update. In that post, Phl Rozak  of LocalVisibility noted in the comments to that post that he had simultaneously seen an increase in pack results not just for real estate but for other …

blumenthals.com - Friday, May 22, 2015 - 4:10 Loading+Bookmark  

Last Links from Google Maps to G+ Local Plus Pages Removed

Google has recently removed links from the Local Knowledge Panel in search to the Google Plus Local Page. Nicolai Helling now reports that the last links standing in Google Maps, to read and or write reviews on the G+ Page for Local, have now been redirected as well. The read reviews link now redirects to the Review …

blumenthals.com - Friday, May 22, 2015 - 8:09 Loading+Bookmark  

Search In Pics: Google Carnival, Google Now Mug & The Breaker Lab

In this week’s Search In Pictures, here are the latest images culled from the web, showing what people eat at the search engine companies, how they play, who they meet, where they speak, what toys they have, and more. Google Breaker Lab: Source: Google+ Google Now Mug: Source: Google+ Android… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, …

searchengineland.com - Friday, May 22, 2015 - 7:49 Loading+Bookmark  

Google Search Console Adds Apps Data To Search Analytics & Fetch As Google

Google adds two new features for App Indexing in the Search Console; Search Analytics and Fetch as Google support. The post Google Search Console Adds Apps Data To Search Analytics & Fetch As Google appeared first on Search Engine Land. . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

searchengineland.com - Friday, May 22, 2015 - 5:45 Loading+Bookmark  

Using A Twitter Stream to Reinforce Mobile Local Branding on Google

Recently Google+ posts stopped showing up in the knowledge panel and Twitter content started showing up in real time in Google mobile searches. The only value to an SMB of using Plus and the only reason I recommended it was that it put messaging and an image on the front page of Google search. That post conveyed …

blumenthals.com - Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 6:09 Loading+Bookmark  

Google To Implement Googlebomb Fix To Prevent Racist Listings In Google Maps

Crowdsourcing the entire web goes bad with Google Maps, causing many locations to be relevant for slurs and derogatory words. Google promises a fix is on the way. The post Google To Implement Googlebomb Fix To Prevent Racist Listings In Google Maps appeared first on Search Engine Land. . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines …

searchengineland.com - Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 5:46 Loading+Bookmark  

Google Adds “Nearby Business” Mobile Ad Format For Location-Related Searches

Up to four paid business listings will display with direction and click-to-call links. The post Google Adds “Nearby Business” Mobile Ad Format For Location-Related Searches appeared first on Search Engine Land. . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

searchengineland.com - Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 1:47 Loading+Bookmark  

Are Poor Spelling and Bad Grammar Google Ranking Factors?

Is Grammar A Ranking Factor? I’ve been blogging for nine years and most complaints I’ve had in that time have been about my poor grammar and spelling in my posts. My spelling and grammar may be atrocious but these shortcomings haven’t stopped me ranking lots of pages over the years. Google historically has looked for …

hobo-web.co.uk - Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 1:11 Loading+Bookmark  

How to Create User Personas with Google Analytics

Google Analytics can enhance the process of creating user personas and analyzing audiences. In this blog post, I’m going to show you how Seer created user personas for a credit counseling client using dimensions in the Audience section of Google Analytics.… The post How to Create User Personas with Google Analytics appeared first on Seer …

seerinteractive.com - Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 10:06 Loading+Bookmark  

Google Maps Adds Traffic Alerts, Upgrades Android Wear Experience

Mapping upgrades offer welcome improvements, new traffic and routing options. The post Google Maps Adds Traffic Alerts, Upgrades Android Wear Experience appeared first on Search Engine Land. . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

searchengineland.com - Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 1:46 Loading+Bookmark  

Google: We Are Trying To Update The Data For Panda & Penguin Faster

It has been several months since we had either a Google Penguin or Panda refresh, Google says they are working on updating it faster – but they said that before. The post Google: We Are Trying To Update The Data For Panda & Penguin Faster appeared first on Search Engine Land. . About SEO, PPC, …

searchengineland.com - Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 11:45 Loading+Bookmark  

Google Shuts Down OrderAhead Local Restaurant Listings Hijackings

Seattle based GeekWire has written several articles about OrderAhead‘s fake restaurant listings SEO strategy, which has been turned back by Google. The company used dubious or unethical tactics to gain SEO advantage, creating fake restaurant sites and claiming Google+ pages to outrank and… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

searchengineland.com - Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 7:48 Loading+Bookmark  

Racist Anti-Obama Hack Strikes Google Maps

Where previous Google Maps hacks were arguably playful, this is ugly. The post Racist Anti-Obama Hack Strikes Google Maps appeared first on Search Engine Land. . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

searchengineland.com - Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 5:46 Loading+Bookmark  

Google+ Knowledge Panel Messaging Gone

One compelling reason for an SMB to use Google Plus was the fact that their most recent G+ posts and photo would appear on the Knowledge Panel for branded search results. First noticed disappearing by Mary Bowling about a month ago, it is now gone for good. Google confirmed its passage by saying: “We’re always mixing …

blumenthals.com - Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 12:15 Loading+Bookmark