Tag Archives: Google John

Google: Shopping Cart Abandonment Not A Search Ranking Factor

Google's John Mueller said that having a high shopping cart abandonment rate is not a specific issue with ranking in Google. It is not a ranking signal...

Does The Time To Fetch & Render Indicate Possible Google Crawling Issues?

Andrew Shotland asked Google's John Mueller an interesting question around the fetch and render tool in the Google Search Console...

Does Google Ignore HTML ID Attributes?

An SEO asked Google's John Mueller if HTML ID attributes can help with SEO and John said "no" on Twitter. To be honest, it is a bit hard to understand the question because of the english...

Google: Faking Article Dates Is An Old Trick

Google's John Mueller responded to one complaint about a publisher trying to trick Google, saying that technique is "an old trick." Of course, that implies whatever the trick is...

Google: Technically 404s Do Use Up Google Crawl Budget

Google's John Mueller said on Twitter the other day that crawl budget is technically used when Google tries to access 404/410 page not found URLs...

Google: Not In The Cache? Doesn’t Mean Your Pages Are Low Quality

Google's John Mueller said on Twitter just because your Google cache link is not showing up in the search results...

Google: Noopener & Noreferrer Attributes Don’t Hurt Your Search Rankings

Dawn Anderson asked Google's John Mueller if using the noreferrer or noopener attributes can hurt your Google rankings and SEO. The answer John responded with was "nope." So there you have it...

Google Generally Finds & Crawls Home Page First

A webmaster asked Google's John Mueller if Google always crawls the home page of the web site before other pages. The answer John gave was no...

Confirmed: More Data Coming To Google Search Console Soon

Earlier this month, Google's John Mueller hinted about more data will be coming to the Google Search Console soon. This is coming with the new beta release of the tool...

John Mueller Of Google Teases New Feature & Deletes Tweet

This morning, a little before 4am, Google's John Mueller posted a tweet that read "just saw some awesome launch previews -- literally raising the bar. wow." The tweet is uncharacteristic of John, it was almost like a tease. But then he deleted the tweet...