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

RankRanger: 99% Of Google’s Page One Results Have At Least One HTTPS Result

HTTPS in the Google search results continue to rise and rise. In fact, according to RankRanger's Google's feature tracker tool, 99% of the page one results they track have at least one or more HTTPS result within them...

Google Now Rolling Out Carousel Based Sitelinks

It seems like Google is now rolling out the carousel based sitelinks they have been testing for over a year now...

OMG: Google Tests Auto-Playing Videos In Search Results

Yesterday, Jennifer Slegg posted on Twitter and her site that Google is auto-playing videos directly in the search results. I will be honest...

Michelle Robbins & Ginny Marvin: Search Engine Land’s New Leads

With all my focus around the negative news (which I tend to focus on a lot) with Danny leaving and Matt McGee leaving Search Engine Land as well - the amazing news around the new leaders of Search Engine Land have somewhat got brushed under the rug...

Google: Logos In People Also Search For Feature

Google has been messing around lately with the people also search for feature in the search results. Here is a new one, I believe...

Daily Search Forum Recap: July 24, 2017

Here is a recap of what happened in the search forums today...

Is The SEO Industry Doomed With So Many Departures Recently?

In the past couple months or so, we had some significant departures of key personalities from the SEO industry. First with Danny Sullivan retiring, then with the news around Rand Fishkin leaving Moz and then Matt McGee leaving Search Engine Land...

Google Tests “See More Results” Button Instead Of “Next” Button

Google is testing a new button in the mobile search results to encourage searchers to click to the second page of the results. Instead of showing a basic grayed out "Next" button...