Google My Business Agency Dashboard launches today

Google has announced that the Google My Business Agency Dashboard is launching today. We had heard that this feature was coming a month ago, and now it is live. The Agency Dashboard lets local marketing agencies and local SEOs manage multiple listings in a more efficient and productive manner.

Google: Avoid Non-Head HTML Tags in Head Section of Pages

During the recent Google AMA with John Mueller, he mentioned an interesting technical SEO issue.  He mentioned that when there is non-head HTML tags used in a page within the section, that Google can fail to recognize it properly.

Google: There Is No Fixed Timeout For JavaScript Page Rendering

So with all this JavaScript code and high end JS based web development going on, pages need to render and the heavier the code and the slower the server and computer accessing the page, the longer the wait time for the page to render.

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.

Yoast SEO Plugin Bug Causes Ranking Drops

A major update to Yoast SEO fixes a bug that affected the rankings of certain websites. The founder of Yoast, Joost de Valk, personally offered an apology to victims of the error that may have suffered “Panda-like problems” and lost search rankings as a consequence.

Google Maps begins rolling out new explore features announced last month

Google has announced that the new redesigned Google Maps explore features we covered last month have started to roll out worldwide today. To learn more about what has changed and how you can explore the new Google Maps, check out our story from last month.

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.

91% of Content Gets No Traffic From Google. And How to Be in the...

Our Content Explorer tool discovers 1.8 Million new pages every 24 hours while being very picky about the pages that qualify for inclusion. The “main” Ahrefs web crawler crawls almost that same amount of brand new pages every minute!

Find Out When Google Last Crawled a Specific URL

An update to Google Search Console will allow users to check when a specific URL was last crawled. The new “URL inspection” tool will provide detailed crawl, index, and serving information about pages. Information is pulled directly from the Google index.

How to Highlight Your Blog’s Best Comments

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