Google now warns users when a website is not mobile friendly, right in the search results

Here is another reason why websites should start looking into developing mobile friendly websites.

Google: We Won't Be Updating Toolbar PageRank

SEORoundtable reports Google says PageRank is finally dead and that last update was a "mistake" https://www.seroundtable.com/google-toolbar-pagerank-dead-19256.html

Pigeon update undone?

A recent study posted to SearchEngineLand has come to the conclusion that Google has rolled back the Pigeon update.

Apple Watch and Local Search

Aside from the new Apple Watch cool features like the sports tracker, Siri, the heart rate monitor, and my favorite, Apple TV navigation, how much of an im

Follow-Up to Facts & Answers in SERPs - 5 SEO's Weigh In

As a follow up to my last post, here's 5 SEOs weighing in on the topic of structured snippets and Facts/Answers appearing in the SERPs, including our own Ann Smarty:

Answer Boxes appearing more and more in Google SERPs

Found this on Search Engine Land:

http://searchengineland.com/moz-googles-new-quick-answer-box-now-showing-98-often-204842

Say Goodby to Yahoo Directory

Yahoo directory will be coming to a close this December, 2014. It's a sad day, or at least it seems like it is.

Microsoft skips past windows 9 and jumps right to windows 10

According the the new york times, windows 10 will look a

Record numbers streamed World Cup games from mobile devices

The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) recently released some information regarding World Cup view

Twitter Takes Another Step Toward ECommerce

http://www.searchenginejournal.com/use-twitter-build-amazon-wishlist-using-hashtag/116829/

Google Announces Panda 4.1 rollout

This one sounds like it may help sites and interestingly, it mentions different locales hmmm...I wonder if that is refering to francise sites with location based pages

Expired domains and auction sites as Google's spam signal?

Cyrus Shepard just tweeted this question based on this arti

"An improved box within search results" rolled out... Still not good news for publishers

By searching "thesaurus.com" in Google, you can now search synonyms

Google stops showing who wrote what in its search results ~ Declared DEAD by Google's John Mueller

Engadget reports on G+ post by John Mueller: 

Google Penguin Penalty Removal Can be Guaranteed… But Recovery Can Not. by Jim Boykin

Rich snippets effect on Google's knowledge graph

Here's a great article by AJ Kohn looking into the rich snippet algorithm

having a secure website may be a ranking signal

According to two webmaster trends analysts, having an HTTPS site may slightly help rankings ....

Google Kills Exact Match: SEL: Farewell ‘Pure’ Exact Match, AdWords Will Soon Require All Campaigns To Use Close Variants

Search Engine Land reports that Google is forcing all advertisers to accept additional traffic. The days of being able to target only specifically what converts are over on AdWords.

What Is Black Hat Social Media & Does It Affect SEO?

"You know about black hat search, now look at the impact this emerging practice may be having on rankings."

http://searchengineland.com/blackhat-social-media-affect-seo-199516

Google AdWords Bug Costs Company $1000s, No Refund Offered

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