Webmaster Tools Changes Bring Schema Into Focus

Rich SnippetsThe Changes

WMT Menu

Changes to webmaster tools now bring Schema markup features heavily into focus. The menu structure (shown on the right) now contains a new category “Search Appearance” immediately below messages, putting it above other tools in WMT.

The Search …

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Universal Analytics – A new take on data

Universal Analytics

So…., what’s new?

Many may be familiar with the existing Google Analytics platform, its evolution over the years since its release in 2005, its benefits and indeed its flaws.

Currently in beta, Google have released a Universal Analytics tool set  …

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Successfully Cloaking in 2013?

I am well-aware that Google’s algorithm is work in progress and they continuously work on improving their search quality algorithm. What I saw today, however, makes me wonder if I give the algorithm too much credit.

Search query “assumptious

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Link Disavow Tool Gets an Upgrade

disavow

[blockquote type="blockquote_line" align="right"]So for example if in stead of submitting URLs you’re submitting domain names without the “domain:” entry before that listing then that’s something we’d flag in the disavow file and let you know as soon as you upload …

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Cheating Penguin is Easy

TL;DR: Google’s latest Penguin update doesn’t seem to detect unnatural link surges or anchor text abuse from expired domain link networks.

After Venice-like update in Australia, we had a rather uneventful week. Google started warming things up again on May …

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Raven Hangout

Raven Hangout

Dan Petrovic discusses the evolution of Raven Tools with Jeremy Rivera.

Join the Google Hangout and find out what new and exciting features this awesome suite has to offer. Dan will also be discussing the future of SEO and actionable …

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A Not So SEO Friendly Text

You know that feeling when you’re looking to buy something online and you land on a category page of some online store listing products they offer in a nice little grid, and you’re scrolling down this grid looking at their …

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