December 2020 Core Algorithm Update

Rasna Ghataurhae Google

Google recently confirmed a core algorithm update had begun to be rolled out (starting December 3rd).  Typically when Google releases a core algorithm update the impact and what SEO factors are to be affected are unknown. This generally takes a few weeks to understand and certain aspects to organic rankings …

7 Ways To Help Your Business Become Famous Locally Online

Andy Clarke Google, Stuff

If you think about it, the letters in the acronym ‘www’ have always represented something on a global scale. World wide web, it’s in the name…it’s you communicating to the world. Whether you have those three little letters prefixing your website or not (it’s 2016, plenty don’t – Twitter and …

Google is slamming sites with intrusive mobile pop ups

Andy Clarke Google, Industry News

In a pretty lengthy blog post, Doantam Phan – a Product Manager in the Google Search team – outlined how Google intends to further improve user experience on mobile. The first update isn’t a huge one, but it’s pretty significant to see how quickly things have shifted in under two years. In …

Google Cracks Down On Full Page App Ads

Andy Clarke Google, Industry News

Google (with their shiny new logo) have cracked down on sites that load up a full screen ad to tell you to use their app instead. THANK YOU, GOOGLE. I often visit Bleacher Report for football news and the full page app ad is one of the most frustrating user experience …