All posts by barry@rustybrick.com (Barry Schwartz)

Daily Search Forum Recap: June 23, 2017

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today, through the eyes of the Search Engine Roundtable and other search forums on the web...

Google Posts Now Live In Google My Business For All Businesses

Last night, as I covered at SEL, Google Posts went live to all businesses verified within Google My Business. Google Posts are an instant way to post a message to your customers and prospects...

Search Buzz Video Recap: Google Mobile First Index Hints, Google Posts Live, Google Job Search & The SEO Movie

This week in search, we got a bunch more information around the Google mobile first index. Google said if you are planning on moving to an m-dot domain to responsive...

Google: Use The Google Search Console API? Refresh The Last Day Of Data.

This is probably common sense to most of you but if you are using the Google Search Console API it is recommended that you refresh or redownload the previous day of data to make sure you have the most complete set of information...

Google: Parameter Handling In Google Search Console Is A Big Gun, Watch Out

Do you use the parameter handling feature within the Google Search Console interface...

Google: Moving A Site Won’t Help A Site Impacted By Panda

It has been some time since we talked about Panda here and I am sure most of you are happy about that. But since Gary Illyes from Google brought it up yesterday on Twitter...

Google: Checkmark � Characters In Titles Looks Spammy

So some one asked John Mueller of Google if it is okay to use checkmark characters, i.e. â", in your title tags. The question was would it make the title tag look more readable. John responded that no...