Tag Archives: webmasters

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 Says Change Of Address Tool Unnecessary For HTTPS Migrations

Since Google released their HTTPS ranking boost, SEOs and webmasters have been migrating their sites from HTTP to HTTPS. With that, we knew for years that the change of address tool does not support HTTPS migrations...

Google: There Is Value In Broken Link Building

Broken link building is when you find links that lead to broken 404ed pages and then ask those webmasters to update the link with a link to your page, which has up to date and relevant information. It is doing a service to the site that is linking to a dead link, which is bad for users...

Moving to HTTPS? Don’t miss this unique opportunity!

Google recently announced that forms on web pages over HTTP will be marked as 'not secure' in Chrome starting this month. Columnist Fili Wiese believes this presents a good opportunity to make the switch to HTTPS -- and that webmasters can take advantage of this switch to implement other SEO...

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Google: Does Your XML Sitemaps Need To Load Fast?

Many webmasters and SEOs are obsessed with site speed, not just for their users satisfaction but also because Google seems to be obsessed with it as well. But XML sitemaps are not for users, it is for Google...

Google’s Gary Illyes: I Don’t Private Webmaster Support

Google's Gary Illyes, a webmaster trends analyst at Google who is designed to help around the communication between Google and webmasters said on Twitter a few weeks ago that he does not provide private support...

Google emails warnings to webmasters that Chrome will mark http pages with forms as ‘not secure’

Have forms, login fields and other input sections on your HTTP website? Chrome is going to mark them as not secure. The post Google emails warnings to webmasters that Chrome will mark http pages with forms as ‘not secure’ appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Google Maps Reviews Breaks For 4 Hours Yesterday

Yesterday, at around 10am EST, the ability to write new reviews for Google local results in Google Search or Google Maps stopped working. In fact, it stopped working for about four hours. Many webmasters, SEOs...