“Today, most people are searching on Google using a mobile device.” In November 2016, the world’s largest search engine announced that it is adopting mobile-first indexing in response to the increasing number of people accessing the web via their smartphones. This initiative was rolled out in March 2018.
The internet can be a dark and unsafe place, especially when it comes to sensitive data. Cybercriminals are constantly lurking around every corner of the WWW, plotting how to steal credit card details, identities, or any information they can use for their own benefit. Websites are their easy targets, as they store a lot of […]
Traffic makes a blog thrive; without it, a blog can’t build an email list or generate ad revenue. Low traffic numbers mean a lot of time and money were wasted on content generation when it could be a valuable money-making tool. To maximize your blogging results relative to energy invested, check in with Google Search Console […]
I am a writer. I don’t know how to promote anything. All I know how to do is write. How am I ever going to gather a following for this great blog I have created? Many bloggers have these exact fears when they begin blogging. They usually get over these fears pretty quickly or they […]
In April 21, Google released another algorithm update geared towards improving the search rankings of mobile-friendly sites. A lot of hype was put on the algorithm update, referred to as “Mobilegeddon,” as it was reported to have an even bigger impact in search results compared to Panda and Penguin. While Google is still possibly rolling out […]
The internet is filled with abhorrent content that Google has toensure that the pages it returns from its search results are accurate and trustworthy. This led to astudy conducted by New Scientist that the premier search engine now values truth as theprime ranking factor.
Google VP of product Bradley Horrowitz has announced that he will soon be running Google Photos and Streams products. Both features are prominent in Google+, which brings people to speculate over the future of this social networking service. The Verge provides a much more comprehensive report about this development. Aside from Photos and Stream, Google Hangouts will continue […]
Google has been the top search engine for years now. The changes that Google made with their algorithm throughout the years provided better and more relevant search results for users. More than that, it has provided small businesses, startups, and entrepreneurs a platform to compete against corporations by way of search engine optimization. With an optimized […]
Facebook has been active in updating its algorithm ever since. Some of the changes have brought good (less spam and ads, showing fewer hoaxes). Others have cost the livelihood of some businesses. The social networking site slashed organic reach of Pages to 1-2%. If you have 100 fans on your Facebook Page, only two of them […]
Thanksgiving Day is just around the corner! However, before you gobble down that succulent stuffed turkey with friends and loved ones, take time to list down the things you’re grateful for this year. If you’re an online marketer, celebrate the year that was with these key events that took place within the industry.