Tag Archives: Gary Illyes

Google’s Gary Illyes Says He Is No Longer Checking Twitter

You probably have all noticed that I have not been mentioning the name Gary Illyes from Google as often as I use to. That is because he is way less active on Twitter these days. He actually said it himself on Twitter…

Meet Up With Google’s Gary Illyes At Hilton Garden Inn Gurgaon New Delhi

Gary Illyes from Google is currently in India, in the New Delhi region and he said if SEOs or Webmasters want to meet up Wednesday, Thursday and/or Friday at 5pm local time, he will be at the Hilton Garden Inn Gurgaon…

Google: Content Order, Position & Placement Matters

Yesterday at PubCon, Gary Illyes from Google said something that got attention by the folks in the audience. He said that where you place your content on your page can impact

Google Mobile First Index Expanding Within Next Several Weeks

Gary Illyes from Google said at PubCon that Google will be rolling in more web sites into the mobile first index starting over the next several weeks.

Gary Illyes Of Google: Larry Page Does Not Believe In Manual Actions

One thing that Gary Illyes of Google said at SMX East a few weeks ago that did not drive much attention, but a note I wrote down while on the stage with him was that the co-founder of Google, Larry Page…

Google: If You Don’t Have A Manual Action, You Don’t Need To Submit A Disavow

There is a lot of rumbling going through the SEO community around a statement Gary Illyes of Google said while on stage at PubCon this week. Reports are saying he said “If you do not have a manual action then you do not need to submit a disavow…

Google Retake: Improving Content & Pruning Content Are Both Valid Strategies

The other day at SMX East, Gary Illyes from Google stirred the pot with SEOs by saying pruning content is not a good strategy to help with Panda issues. So Glenn Gabe submitted this question to John Mueller of Google to get his take on how Gary answered the question…

‘Ask Me Anything’ with Google’s Gary Illyes at SMX East

Have questions about Google’s stance on organic rankings? On featured snippets? On the mobile-first algorithm? Get answers in contributor Eric Enge’s recap of this informative session at Search Engine Land’s recent conference.

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Google Does Not Want To Depend On Structured Data & Schema In Future

At SMX East, Gary Illyes from Google said that he wants to see Google to get to a place where they do not need structured data or schema…

Google: Pruning Content Never Should Have Worked For Panda

The other day, we reported that Gary Illyes from Google said that pruning content was not safe so I asked him about it at SMX East yesterday. Gary did say you could use this tactic in the past, back in 2015.

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