Tag Archives: Google John

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...

Join Google’s John Mueller Live In A Webmaster Hangout Today In Mountain View

It is one thing to partake in the Google webmaster hangout office hours events over YouTube Live hangouts but it is another thing to do it sitting inches away from Google's John Mueller...

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 May Release Mobile First Index Slowly In Batches

Google's John Mueller said this week in a Google Hangout at the 25:05 mark into the video that Google may decide to release the mobile first index in batches. As you know...

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 Tells Newspapers, Like NY Times, WSJ & Others, To Noindex News Feeds

Google's John Mueller said on Twitter this morning that those sites republishing news feeds should "consider noindexing them." The full tweet was specifically in response to what to do with content published on your site from an Associated Press or Reuters news feeds...

Google: Domain Age Doesn’t Matter For Search Rankings

Google's John Mueller responded with a resounding "no" when he was asked if domain age matters for ranking in Google's search results. John responded on Twitter to the question by simply saying "no" and adding no more detail...