Tag Archives: Google John Mueller

Google To Add JavaScript Rendered Code In Fetch & Render Tool

Google's John Mueller said in a Google hangout the other day that Google's team, likely the Search Console team...

Google: Try To Use Anchor Text & Image Alt Text

Google's John Mueller made it loud and clear on Twitter that you should try to use anchor text in your links and alt text in your images. He said "I wouldn't leave it out if you can avoid it" when he was talking about anchor text in your links and alt text in your images...

Google: We Do Understand Our Highly Complex Algorithms

Google's John Mueller said it is not true that Google's own engineers do not "know the exact composition of their highly complex algorithm." Many folks in our industry, including myself...

Google: Geotargeting Promotes But Hreflang Does Not Promote A Site/Page

Google's John Mueller answered a geotargeting and hreflang question in the Google Webmaster Help forums...

Google Doesn’t Forget, They Have Lots Of Storage

Google's John Mueller responded on Twitter about if Google forgets about links over time, in which he responded "we have a lot of storage." That, to me...

Google: Links From High Search Traffic Pages Aren’t More Valuable

Google's John Mueller responded on Twitter that links from a page that gets a lot of traffic via Google is not any more valuable than links from a page that gets not as much traffic from Google. By definition, page traffic isn't PageRank or other link signals...

Google: Good Rule Of Thumb On Quality Content…

Google's John Mueller was asked about what makes quality content, um, quality. In which, John responded that a good rule of thumb is content that your users will want to come back to even without a search engine...

Google: Bulk Quality = Low Quality In Search Rankings

Some of the questions SEOs send to Google seem to always amaze me. Basically people asking Google how can they safely spam Google. The last question was about how to do "bulk submission of quality articles" in a safe way. It was addressed to Google's John Mueller...

Google: Some Store Locator Popups Are Intrusive Mobile Interstitials

Google's John Mueller said on Twitter yesterday that some store locator implementations on mobile may be be considered an intrusive mobile interstitial and thus be at risk for the mobile interstitial Google penalty - if there is any risk...

Google On How They Index & Rank 360° Images

Google's John Mueller was asked about how Google indexes and ranks images that are in 360° format...