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Google + Local Pages No Longer Supporting GA Tracking Codes

Historically if you wanted to measure traffic to your site from Plus page for local you could add a Google Analtyics tracking code to your site’s URL. Whether this is a bug or not or permanent change is not yet clear but since around the first of the month if your link in the G+ …

blumenthals.com - 10 months ago Loading+Bookmark  

Extracting Semantic Classes and Corresponding Instances from Web Pages and Query Logs

In creating a knowledge base, there seem to be a number of approaches that can be used to supply entities and facts from sources like web pages and query logs. In my last post, I wrote about how search queries might be used, along with linguistic patterns, to extract attributes about facts from those search …

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Verify Analytics Accuracy With Google Webmaster Tools Top Pages

Especially when beginning an SEO engagement, it’s helpful to ensure tracking is as accurate as possible. Having the ability to compare analytics to external sources can give us something to point to when tracking doesn’t seem right. Search Engine Watch – Latest

searchenginewatch.com - 11 months ago Loading+Bookmark  

Google My Business Now Allows Deleted Plus Pages to Be Recovered

Kaleh Kohler, a top contributor in the Google And Your Business Forum and a very astute student of all things Google Plus, has pointed out a new feature of Google My Business (aka Google Pages Dashoard) that allows the user to recover (undelete) and manage pages that have been deleted. It would appear that it …

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Facebook Bans Like-Gating, No More Incentivizing Users To Like Pages by @mattsouthern

Facebook recently published a small but important update on their developer blog where they effectively put the ban on like-gating content. According to Facebook themselves, the definition of like-gating is: “when you force a Facebook user who has not already liked your Page to like your Page before they can see content on a particular custom tab.” …

searchenginejournal.com - 12 months ago Loading+Bookmark  

Bing Search Box Now On Chrome New Tab Pages

Searching just got simpler for people using Chrome with their default search engine set to Bing.

webmasterworld.com - 1 year ago Loading+Bookmark  

Landing Page Conversion Optimization for Confirmation Pages: Outsmart Your Competition

So you've earned a conversion through a kick-ass landing page – congrats! But, if you think that's where it ends, you're sadly mistaken. You turned a user into a buyer and now is the PERFECT time to push marketing ROI even more with landing page conversion optimization for confirmation/thank-you pages! That's right folks, a thank-you …

searchenginepeople.com - 1 year ago Loading+Bookmark  

Facebook Releases New Version Of Pages Manager For iOS and Android by @mattsouthern

Facebook announced on their Facebook For Businesss blog that they have released an updated version the Pages Manager application for iOS and Android. Facebook Page owners will appreciate the new features as they include easier access to thing Page Owners need every day, such as tools for managing the page, and better navigation to the …

searchenginejournal.com - 1 year ago Loading+Bookmark  

How Many Businesses Have Verified G+ Pages for Local?

While at SIINDA conference, Google was an obvious point of reference and conversation both in the formal sessions and the informal discussions afterwords. One number that was bandied about was the total number of currently verified local business listings worldwide. While I have no way to independently verify the number of 20 million verified listings,  as Google …

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Personalized Certificates & Public Profiles Pages For Google Partners

Google announced that Google Partners now have two new ways to share their AdWords certification with prospects or clients. (1) You can now get a personalized HTML certificate that you can showcase. (2) You can now also use your sharable public profile page… Search Engine Roundtable

seroundtable.com - 1 year ago Loading+Bookmark  

Understanding web pages better

In 1998 when our servers were running in Susan Wojcicki’s garage, we didn’t really have to worry about JavaScript or CSS. They weren’t used much, or, JavaScript was used to make page elements… blink! A lot has changed since then. The web is full of rich, dynamic, amazing websites that make heavy use of JavaScript. …

googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com - 1 year ago Loading+Bookmark  

Google Adds Ability to Upgrade G+ Brand Pages to G+ Local Pages

Google has announced today in the forums the ability to upgrade Branded G+ Pages to Local G+ Pages.  Read all of the details at the LocalU Blog: Google Now Allows Brand Pages to Become Google+ Local Pages. Additional details: Google For Business Forum post Help Center Files Related posts: Google Adds “Are you the Business Owner?” …

blumenthals.com - 1 year ago Loading+Bookmark  

Rendering pages with Fetch as Google

Webmaster level: all The Fetch as Google feature in Webmaster Tools provides webmasters with the results of Googlebot attempting to fetch their pages. The server headers and HTML shown are useful to diagnose technical problems and hacking side-effects, but sometimes make double-checking the response hard: Help! What do all of these codes mean? Is this …

googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com - 1 year ago Loading+Bookmark  

Help with (Not Provided): New Landing Pages Report in Moz Analytics

Posted by JayLeary There’s been a lot of talk about what (not provided) means for SEO practitioners, with Mozzers weighing in on broader implications and alternative strategies. When it comes down to it, we’re stuck with a frustrating predicament that’s forcing us to change our process. Activities like keyword gap analysis, editorial brainstorming, basic rank tracking, and  even SEM …

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Remove Page Elements For Higher Converting Pages

People often talk about including elements on a page to improve landing page conversions and user experience. I know I’ve personally written a lot on this particular topic. But, did you know that removing page elements can be just as effective at increasing conversions as adding or tweaking… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines …

searchengineland.com - 1 year ago Loading+Bookmark