The business of Search covers a wide area: web search, mobile search, video search etc - you'll find that and all the techniques, and intricacies associated with it here.

Forecasting the Impact of Local Business Cards

There's a new feature Google is experimenting with that will allow local businesses to post images right into SERPs.

Google Testing Product Listing Ads (PLAs) on right side

After increasing visibility for PLAs, Google tests a carousel format on desktop https://www.twenga-solutions.com/en/insights/plas-google-test-carousel-format/

Public PageRank is Dead. It's Really Really Dead. Finally.

Toolbar PageRank hasn't been updated in years, and now it will be completely removed.

Google Analytics Filters Referral Spam from Reports Automatically Now

Referral spam has been a pesky little problem for people who like to compile accurate reports with Google Analytics. And it's been a problem for a long time.

Submitting a Spam Report? Make It a Good One!

Juan Felipe Rincon of Google spoke about spam reports at SMX West this week.

My Stars! Missing Star Reviews in Google SERPs Just a Bug

No need to panic any longer! Google has confirmed that the star reviews in rich snippets, found in SERPs, were only missing because of a bug.

What's happening with Google Mobile vs Desktop SERPs - they seem all over the place right now

Not only is Google's AdWords looking rather odd on DSERPs (Desktop Search Engine Results Pages), but the

Goodbye, Google Compare

Starting this week and continuing through the next month, Google is shutting down the Compare featu

Dr Pete: Four Google AdWords Ads on Top - NONE on Right

Four Ads on Top: The Wait Is Over

"For the past couple of months, Google has

Brands buying their way to the top of Google SERPs

There's an interesting post at WebmasterWorld about a "loophole" which may be giving brands the opportunity to buy their way to the top of Google's SERPs.

Say farewell to the Google link command

When was the last time you searched Google with the link: command? I can't remember either.

Wikimedia is NOT building a search engine, even though it really sounds like they are

Many SEOs speculate about a "Google Killer;" a search engine that is able to gain more market share than Google.

How I Used Google Search Console Keyword Data To Increase Traffic 167%

Exceptional post with screenshots. Why you should read this:

For a Variety of Reasons, Google Will Not Train SEOs Any Time Soon

Eric Enge, Mark Traphagen, and Gary Illyes had a hangout recently.

8 SEO Tips for eCommerce Companies Looking to Grow Their Online Presence

Which ecommerce platform you use can make a huge difference in traffic and sales.

If You're the Official Representative for a Knowledge Graph Entry, You Can Now Suggest Changes

The Knowledge Graph is sometimes hilariously inaccurate, but this latest update might help fix that.

The Head Of Google Search, Amit Singhal Is Leaving The Company

Well, did anyone see that coming!

https://www.webmasterworld.com/google/4789368.htm

Is the hot seat there for Matt Cutts' return?

Scared to Migrate from HTTP to HTTPS?

A lot of posts that I read on the 'Net lately are about how switching from HTTP to HTTPS leads to lost rankings and disaster. It doesn't have to be that way though.

Yandex launched mobile-friendly algorithm, Vladivostok

Many search engines have already made efforts to devalue websites that are not mobile friendly. Now up to bat is Russian search engine, Yandex.

Fake Locksmiths Continue to Plague Google Five Years Later

Google's local algorithm is still vulnerable to hacking by fake locksmith companies, according to a story in Search Engine Land.