Tag Archives: Google John Mueller

Google: Most Sites, Even Large Ones, Don’t Use Parameter Handling In Search Console

Google's John Mueller said on Twitter that most sites on the internet do not use the parameter handling feature in Google Search Console. John said "most sites, even large ones, never touch those settings." He said the average site has no use for it...

Google: JavaScript Links, If Found, Pass Full Link Signals

Google's John Mueller replied to a question around links found in JavaScript saying that once the link is rendered, Google will treat the link like how they treat any other link. John Mueller said on Twitter "a link is a link...

Google: Few Strong Pages > Many Weak Ones

Google's John Mueller said on Twitter that fewer strong pages is often better than having many weak pages. John wrote "You can do a lot of things...

GoogleBot Crawls & Renders Tall, With 9000px High Viewport?

I saw an interesting tweet from Google's John Mueller the other day, where he said that GoogleBot "renders with a very tall viewport, which skews some CSS (often images)." He said if you want to somewhat replicate what GoogleBot sees, "ry in Chrome dev-tools...

Google’s John Mueller Comments On PageRank For Internal Links

I am not sure what to make of John Mueller's comments about PageRank related to using the old PageRank model for managing internal link structure. The exchange on Twitter asked Google's John Mueller if the "original PageRank to model internal link weight have any value nowadays...

Google May Stop Crawling Old AJAX Scheme With Escape Fragment URLs Soon

Google's John Mueller said in a webmaster hangout yesterday that soon enough Google may stop crawling and indexing that altogether.

Google: Avoid Changing Images URLs

Google's John Mueller reminds webmasters on Twitter that when it comes to images, Google is slow at updating the URLs and changes. That being said, John Mueller said make sure to use image URLs you can control...

Google: Disabling Right Click & Content Selection Doesn’t Impact SEO

Google's John Mueller said on Twitter that disabling the right click on your web pages and/or disabling the ability to select content on your web pages...

How Cyrillic Script Impacts Google Search Rankings

Google's John Mueller answered a question around how Cyrillic script and those special characters and/or accent marks on characters, impacts your rankings in Google. The short answer, at least on how I understand it from John...

Google: No Limit On Hreflang Attributes; Consider Using Sitemaps

Google's John Mueller said on Twitter that technically there is no limit to the number of hreflang attributes you can use on the same URL...