Google Data Studio now gains 16 months of Search Analytics data

Google Data Studio, the custom data dashboard platform, now supports obtaining 16-months of Google Search Analytics data from the Google Search Console. This brings Google Data Studio to the same length of data as the Search Analytics API and the new beta Search Console.

Bing lets webmasters submit 10,000 URLs per day through Webmaster Tools

SAN JOSE — Bing announced at SMX West Thursday that they are now allowing webmasters to submit up to 10,000 URLs per day through Bing Webmaster Tools. Previously you were able to submit up to 10 URLs per day and maximum of 50 URLs per month.

Google Produced 96% of US Mobile Search Visits in Q4 2018

Google accounted for 96% of all US mobile organic search visits in the fourth quarter of 2018. Organic search, in general, produced just under 26% of all site visits in Q4 2018, which is a half-point decline from Q3 2018.

New Google Search Console adds a security issues section

Google has announced they have added an option in the new Google Search Console for “security issues.” This section will let you know if Google finds any security issues with your site, including hacked URLs, malware, deceptive pages, harmful downloads and much more. Security issues.

How to take advantage of strategic PPC audience targeting

Audiences are the dotted lines that have the potential to connect nearly all of our digital channels. Audiences can help improve performance within a campaign, and they can also help influence strategies in other campaigns, and even in other channels.

Google: PDFs Are Not Mobile Friendly

Well, this is one of those no-brainer posts, but hey - I'll say it anyway, PDF documents are simply not mobile-friendly. They require you to pinch and zoom to really see the content and images in the PDF and thus, are not optimized for mobile devices.

Google Search Console out of beta, adds more features

Google announced the new Google Search Console is now out of beta after being tested for over a year. Over the year, Google has done a full open beta invite to all users and has been migrating features from the old Google Search Console to the new version.

Google Doubles Speed Of Some Search Results Via Service Workers

Google has doubled the speed of searches done on Chrome for Android through a technology named Service Workers. This lets Google cache repeated searches and serve them up twice as fast to some searchers.

Google Posts testing different design and functional treatments in the search results

Google is testing new variations of how it shows Google Posts from local businesses in the search results.

Google launches Q&A structured data for Question & Answer pages

Google announced it is expanding support for rich results within Question & Answer pages on the web. This is something Google tested a year ago and is now more widely expanding according to Google.

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