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Authorship: Messing Up Your Rankings

Your ranking data could be skewed since the introduction of authorship suggestions. In this article we investigate how this could happen.

Major SEO portals have recently covered the “hidden benefit of authorship” where users who return back to results after …

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Dispelling the Myth of Authorship Impact on CTR

I want to begin this post with its high-sounding title by bucking the trend regarding what the worldwide SEO community says and regarding what I generally claim. In a certain sense I am going against what I myself believe, but …

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Authorship Hangout

Your host, Martin Reed will guide you through authorship markup and rich snippets. We’ll be discussing impact on CTR in search results, implementation statistics and the issue of rich snippet and review spam. We’ll use real data samples in our …

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Authorship Support From Google

In an attempt to provide users great content, Google is testing a new feature, called authorship support. Google hopes that this new feature will benefit both authors of content and users who are looking for quality content.…

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Authorship Markup Benefits

Google’s message is clear: “We want real authors to produce real content.”

In a recent post on the Webmaster Blog, Javier Tordable (Google Software Engineer), writes about recorded cases where authorship enhanced search results attract more impressions and clicks [1].…

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New and Easier Approach to Authorship Markup

Google just made our lives a whole lot easier when it comes to displaying authorship in the search results. For non techy people it was not that easy to implement rel=author so they could see the benefits of having their …

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Google Expands on Authorship Markup by Showing Authors in Search Results

Two weeks ago Google introduced the rel=author markup that will help content creators label their articles online. Now they are rolling out a new addition and that is to show the content creator, the author, along the search results.

So …

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Co-Occurrence as a Ranking Signal

TL;DR: A little-known property of Google Books search highlights co-occurrence as a ranking signal.

The concept of co-occurrence (not to be confused with co-citation) has been on the radar of many search professionals for a while. I accepted the idea …

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A Comprehensive Study of Content and Brand Visibility on Google+

I tried Google+ but it looks like nobody is using it yet, why should I spend extra time on yet another social network?
Understanding Google+

Google has been aggressively attempting to diversify away from search. Over the years they’ve come …

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Google Helpouts: AdWords is OK, SEO is Not

After submitting my application to join Google Helpouts I had a video interview with a Google Helpouts team member and my listing was approved. I embraced the platform with great enthusiasm, as it allowed me to give back to the

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