30 11, 2019

YouTube Changes Rolling Out January 2020 May Impact Creator Revenue

2019-11-30T15:31:08+11:00November 30th, 2019|Search Engine Journal|

YouTube is rolling out policy changes in January which have video creators concerned their revenue may be adversely affected.The upcoming changes will address concerns raised by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) regarding YouTube’s compliance under the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).There are several changes on the way, but the change that specifically relates to revenue has to do [...]

30 11, 2019

DuckDuckGo Receives Endorsement From Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

2019-11-30T09:03:30+11:00November 30th, 2019|Search Engine Journal|

DuckDuckGo has received a high profile endorsement, as Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey recently stated it’s his search engine of choice.DuckDuckGo being co-signed by someone with the audience of Dorsey may introduce the niche search engine to people who may otherwise not have heard about it.I love @DuckDuckGo. My default search engine for a while now. The app is even better!— [...]

30 11, 2019

Pinterest Launches a New Home Dedicated to Small Business Shopping

2019-11-30T07:25:44+11:00November 30th, 2019|Search Engine Journal|

Pinterest has launched ‘The Pinterest Shop,’ which is a new section full of product pins from small businesses.The Pinterest Shop is currently home to hundreds of product pins from 17 US-based small businesses. This feature launches just in time for tomorrow’s Small Business Saturday.Pinterest already hosts millions of product pins on its site, however, a majority of them are larger [...]

30 11, 2019

Moderation Tips to Avoid a Toxic Community

2019-11-30T04:48:00+11:00November 30th, 2019|Search Engine Journal|

Many Facebook Group administrators are experiencing growth. Without proper moderation, a community can easily slip into becoming toxic. Here are some tips for avoiding common mistakes.I have been moderating communities since 2003, both my own communities as an administrator  and as a moderator at WebmasterWorld.  I have quite a bit of experience with communities, including learning from my own mistakes.These [...]

30 11, 2019

The finite era of “actionable insights”

2019-11-30T02:02:20+11:00November 30th, 2019|Search Engine Watch Blog|

For years, “actionable insights” have been the Holy Grail for data analytics companies. Actionable insights, the thinking goes, are the end product of data collection, aggregation, analysis, and judgment. They enable a decision-maker to modify behavior and achieve desired outcomes. The process begins with data collection, which can take many forms. There’s a big difference between collecting data and aggregating [...]

29 11, 2019

All About Fraggles (Fragment + Handle) – Whiteboard Friday

2019-11-29T11:06:00+11:00November 29th, 2019|Moz Blog|

What are "fraggles" in SEO and how do they relate to mobile-first indexing, entities, the Knowledge Graph, and your day-to-day work? In this glimpse into her 2019 MozCon talk, Cindy Krum explains everything you need to understand about fraggles in this edition of Whiteboard Friday. Click on the whiteboard image above to open a high resolution version in a new tab!Video Transcription [...]

29 11, 2019

Google Lets Businesses Add a Custom List of Services to GMB Listings

2019-11-29T10:47:39+11:00November 29th, 2019|Search Engine Journal|

An update to Google My Business will allow service-based businesses to specify the types of services they offer to customers.Google My Business will provide a selection of suggested types of services to choose from, for example, plumbers may see “Install faucet” or “Repair toilet” as services to add.Google believes having standardized job types will make it easier for customers to [...]

29 11, 2019

13 Proven Tactics to Increase Your Blog Traffic

2019-11-29T00:55:22+11:00November 29th, 2019|Ahrefs Blog|

Struggling to gain traction on your blog? Consumed tons of ‘ultimate guides’ and courses, but traffic didn’t budge?A few years ago, the Ahrefs blog was far from popular. Despite publishing three new articles per week and following “blogging best practices,” traffic was plateauing.That’s when we decided to switch up our strategy.For the past couple of years, we’ve been publishing 1–2 posts [...]

28 11, 2019

Biggest discount ever! • Yoast

2019-11-28T23:26:16+11:00November 28th, 2019|YOAST SEO|

Michiel Heijmans Michiel is a partner at Yoast and our COO. Internet veteran. His main goal with most of his articles is to kick-start your site optimization. So much to do! We’re not kidding. It’s time for Black Friday, the one time a year we clean up the attic at Yoast. With our whopping 30% discount on everything, we top [...]

28 11, 2019

Top five SEO tools to generate more leads in 2020

2019-11-28T17:30:00+11:00November 28th, 2019|Search Engine Watch Blog|

Lead generation via SEO is one of the best ways to improve the overall conversion rate of your website. There are several go-to SEO tools like SEMrush, Ahrefs, Moz, and Google Keyword Planner that most marketers use for keyword research, competitor tracking, and SERP movements. However, this is only one side of the equation. Once people’s organic searches have pointed them [...]

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