Tag Archives: Gary Illyes

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. The post ‘Ask Me Anything’ with Google’s Gary Illyes...

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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. In short...

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. In short...

Google’s mobile-first index has rolled out for some sites & will be implemented very slowly

Gary Illyes from Google would not give us any timelines, but the rollout of the mobile-first index is going well, and a blog post about the process should be out soon. The post Google’s mobile-first index has rolled out for some sites & will be implemented very slowly appeared first on...

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Google: Mobile First Index Rolls Out On Host Level Per Site

One of the questions about the mobile first index from SMX East last night was about how the mobile first index rolls out. Gary Illyes from Google said he thinks it rolls out at the host level. So www.domain.com vs m.domain.com vs something.domain.com etc etc...

Did Google Say Affiliate Sites Are Not Quality Sites?

Did Google's Gary Illyes say on Twitter that an affiliate site is not a quality site...