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

Beau Graves – The Search Community Honors You

This is part of the say something nice about an SEO/SEM series – feel free to nominate someone over here.

Beau Graves lives in Payson, Utah with his family including his wife of 11 years (who he met when he was 18) and his two children. He is the SEO Cowboy and clearly a family man…

Google My Business Insights Heatmaps For Directions Now More Useful

Google My Business has updated the directions heatmaps, which they originally launched in 2014 to make them more useful…

Google Tests People Also Search For Feature On Cursor Hover?

Google may be testing a feature in the search results where the people also search for box not only shows up when you click back from the web site, into the search results again but also when you hover your mouse cursor over the snippet…

Google Will Update How Search Works Portal

Under a year ago Google updated the how search works portal which is over here. Before that, it was launched in 2013 and was not updated that much since.

Danny Sullivan said Google is currently working on updating the portal again…

Google Promises To Review Feedback On Zero Results

As you know, Google is now sometimes showing no search results on the search results page – instead, Google is just showing answers for queries related to time, conversions and calculations…

New Google Search Console Doesn’t Use The Mobile First Index, It’s One Index

Tuesday, while I was on stage on the mobile-first Google panel I heard a rumor that Google’s Gary Illyes may have said that the new Google Search Console shows data only …