Google Doesn’t Index Selectively Shared Posts

Excluded Circle

As you can guess from the title, our main discovery (or I should say confirmation) is that Google+ posts you share with limited circles will not be indexed and will not return in Google’s non-personalised search results.

So, if you share a post with two other people, the three of you will be able to see that post in Google’s personalised search (SPYW).…

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Chameleon’s Tail Chase

 Chameleon's Tail Chase

This article discusses the problem of diminishing keyword data and suggests innovative ways of using the available data in the future.

Key items:

  1. The value of long-tail keywords
  2. Encrypted search gaining momentum
  3. Decreasing amount of available keyword data
  4. Google’s tools process keywords to protect user privacy
  5. Working with available data to make actionable plans
The Value of Long-Tail Traffic

Numerous studies performed around long-tail traffic highlight volumeconversion rate and ranking potential as two of the most significant benefits of this keyword segment.…

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RankTrackr Review

RankTrackr

Whether you are working on your website or providing SEO services as a consultant or for an agency, one of the things we need to keep our eyes on are rankings. Rankings are usually a dead giveaway that something is wrong or good.…

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Viral Search by Microsoft

Viral content, a phrase we all want to hear. When is something viral and who can help us push something to the limits to be called viral at all? We did a few test of our own in the past, few of them with success, but to completely make that success happen again we would need to understand crucial parts of the campaign itself, and seeing that there are tons of information to digest like who peaked the crowds interest, where did the accumulation come from, what were the sources that drove the mass sharing, which is beside the quality, in house marketing and other angles that we have to look at.…

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High Bounce Rate – What to Do?

SEO Hangout Panel bounce rate issue

Recently the SEO hangout panel on Google+ has been getting a lot of great questions and even better answers, definitely a community to watch out for as you can learn a lot. A recent discussion peaked my interest and I decided to cover it a bit and share a few findings and advice from some great SEO experts here on our blog.…

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Useful Tips Consolidation

 

SEO Cookie Jar

I love the fact that there are more and more quality blogs out there, more new perspectives, people that share their findings and make our lives in the SEO community a lot easier and more fun to work in. But the old guns always have a bit of wisdom to share, it just happened that today 3 of the old guns brought my attention with great posts from which we can take a lot on 3 different fields.…

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