Google Launches Free Tools For Travel Marketers

Google is launching free tools designed to help travel marketers make more informed decisions based on search data for destinations and hotels. Global searches for “where to travel,” “can I…

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Google Shares 5 Insights Into Appearing in Google News

Google shares five insights that can help site owners better understand how news appears on surfaces like Google News and Google Search. In a new blog post, Google answers the…

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Google On Whether Sites Should Hide Affiliate Links

Google’s John Mueller answers a question about affiliate links and whether it’s beneficial to hide them from search engines. This is discussed in the latest installment of the Ask Googlebot…

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Google’s John Mueller Doesn’t See SEO Becoming Obsolete

Google’s John Mueller shares his thoughts on the future of SEO and whether he sees it becoming obsolete one day. During the Google Search Central SEO hangout recorded on July…

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Google Suggests A Site’s Appearance Can Impact Rankings

Google suggests the presentation of a business’s website may impact search visibility if it doesn’t meet a certain expectations for quality. This was stated by Google’s John Mueller during the…

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Google Begins Using MUM For Vaccine Search Results

Google’s first application of MUM in real-world search results involves using it to understand variations of searches for COVID-19 vaccine information. MUM, which stands for Multitask Unified Model, is a…

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How HTTP Status Codes Impact SEO

Google has published a new help document explaining how different HTTP status codes affect how a site appears in search results. A recent tweet suggests Google’s Gary Illyes had a…

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WordPress Saves Creative Commons Search Engine From Shutting Down

Creative Commons Search is joining WordPress.org, which will help keep the search engine of free-to-use images running for the foreseeable future. Matt Mullenweg, CEO of WordPress parent company Automattic, says…

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YouTube Channels Can Change Their Name Without Affecting Their Google Account

It’s now possible for YouTube creators to change the name of their channel without changing the name on their Google account. Creators can change both their channel name and photo…

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DuckDuckGo Announces Plans to Block Google’s FLoC

DuckDuckGo announces plans to block FLoC, Google’s new way of tracking users’ web browsing activity in Chrome. As Google transitions away from using third-party cookies in Chrome, its developing a…

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