|Forum: Google SEO News and Discussion|
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|561:|| Google Tests Dropping First Organic if it's a Featured Snippet in SERPs|
There are reports going round that Google is dropping the result from organic from the featured snippet.
|May 16, 2017|
|562:|| Google Tests Local Search with NO Organic Results|
"Yesterday, for the first time, we saw a standard Google web search results page, without any standard web search results." - the Converseon Blog
|Aug 13, 2010|
|563:|| Google Tests New Search Box In SERPs||Mar 5, 2008|
|564:|| Google Tests Organising Directory Groupings in SERPs|
Is this google starting to tackle the directories that dominate all local serps these days?
|Sept 10, 2013|
|565:|| Google Tests Switching Comments Bubble With "Review this site"|
"Your review of this site may be shown to other searchers in the future."
|May 7, 2009|
|566:|| Google Thought It Was 'Under Attack' After Search Spike For Michael Jackson|
"Google believed it was under attack owing to the spike in the searches for Michael Jackson."
|June 26, 2009|
|567:|| Google To Alert Mobile Users About Sites Using Flash|
"Starting today, we will indicate to searchers when our algorithms detect pages that may not work on their devices."
|July 15, 2014|
|568:|| Google To Build Research Center in Ann Arbor Mich|
"... Google is expected to open the center in downtown Ann Arbor, the hometown of the University of Michigan"
|July 11, 2006|
|569:|| Google To Change SSL Search Referrer Data|
Starting in April, for browsers with the appropriate support, we will be using the "referrer" meta tag to automatically simplify the referring URL that is sent by the browser when visiting a page linked from an organic search result.
|Mar 20, 2012|
|570:|| Google To Expand Mobile Friendliness As A Ranking Signal|
The time to make sure your site is mobile friendly is approaching!
|Feb 26, 2015|
|571:|| Google To Give Secure HTTPS Sites A Ranking Boost|
"We've seen positive results, so we're starting to use HTTPS as a ranking signal."
|Aug 15, 2014|
|572:|| Google To Identify Malware Sites In Search Results|
"Google has started warning people when search results could potentially lead them to malicious code."
|Aug 7, 2006|
|573:|| Google To Mash Up Social Networking, Video And Search|
"Google's latest patent application could mean that Google Mash Up Social Networking, Video And Search all in one."
|June 12, 2007|
|574:|| Google To Open Research Facility in Pittsburgh|
"The facility will be charged with creating software search tools for Google. It is expected to create as many as 100 new high-tech jobs in the Pittsburgh area over the next few years..."
|Dec 15, 2005|
|575:|| Google To Show More Results From a Domain|
Some sites now control 7 to 10 of the top 10 results.
|Aug 24, 2010|
|576:|| Google To Shut Down Old Webmaster Tools API April 20, 2015|
Webmasters should, of course, already be migrating to the new API.
|Mar 20, 2015|
|577:|| Google To Shut Down Page Speed Service|
Google is to shut down the page speed service on May 5, 2015.
|May 7, 2015|
|578:|| Google Toolbar PR Update - September, 2008||Sept 27, 2008|
|579:|| Google Toolbar PR Update|
There are widespread reports of a Google Toolbar PR update, with even recently created sites showing PageRank.
|July 15, 2005|
|580:|| Google Toolbar Page Rank Updated|
Google appears to have rolled out a toolbar PageRank update, despite suggesting there would be no further changes this year.
|Dec 6, 2013|
|581:|| Google Toolbar PageRank Devalued Further: Probably No More Updates|
Google's John Mueller indicated that there is unlikely to be any more Google Toolbar Page Rank updates. This effectively makes the toolbar data worthless.
|Oct 8, 2014|
|582:|| Google Toolbar PageRank Update 4 February 2013|
WebmasterWorld Members report a Google Toolbar PageRank update rolling out.
|Feb 5, 2013|
|583:|| Google Toolbar PageRank Update Reported||May 28, 2009|
|584:|| Google Toolbar PageRank Update... The green bar is moving!|
"How was it for you?"
|July 26, 2008|
|585:|| Google Traffic Dips With No Apparent Ranking Changes|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss how sites might be affected by Google traffic dropping, yet there's no apparent change in rankings.
|Nov 28, 2013|
|586:|| Google Traffic Throttling - revisited|
The topic of Google traffic throttling came up a good number of times over the past two years or more. Some doubt that it happens - others are convinced but have trouble breaking through the wall of other's doubt. It seems like it's a lot harder to pin down now, and it was never easy. So what do you see?
|Sept 20, 2010|
|587:|| Google Traffic Throttling||Aug 12, 2009|
|588:|| Google Trends Comes With Numbers|
"The Internet search leader is expanding its existing Google Trends service to allow users to see underlying numerical data on the popularity of any particular search in Google's vast database of search terms, relative to others."
|June 11, 2008|
|589:|| Google Trends For Websites|
"Another tool from Google Trends allows you to compare your website with others."
|June 21, 2008|
|590:|| Google Trends Major Refresh - Now Shows Search,YouTube and Google News|
Google has given its Trends and overhaul, and it claims it's the biggest since 2012.
|June 18, 2015|
|591:|| Google Turns Over User IDs in FOX "24" YouTube Case|
" Google and Live Digital complied with subpoenas issued by the U.S. District Court in Northern California and disclosed to Fox the identities of two individuals who illegally uploaded entire episodes of "24" prior to its broadcast and DVD release."
|Feb 13, 2007|
|592:|| Google U.S. Government Search|
"Google has launched a new U.S. Government Search to make finding government information easier."
|June 15, 2006|
|593:|| Google US Patents Search|
With Google Patent Search, you can now search the full text of the U.S. patent corpus and find patents that interest you.
|Dec 14, 2006|
|594:|| Google Universal Search - News in the Middle of the SERPs & More|
"Google said it is combining results from its established SERPs with content to help users find videos, images, maps, etc. In addition, it has an updated layout for its home page with navigation it claims is easier to use. Here's what WebmasterWorld members are saying."
|May 17, 2007|
|595:|| Google Update Bourbon|
Incremental indexing caused a false update alarm earlier in the week. However today, a cumulative effect points to a full blown update.
|May 20, 2005|
|596:|| Google Update Targeting Spammy Queries, Algorithm 3.0|
This new algo is rolling out this week.
|June 12, 2014|
|597:|| Google Update and Changes|
"...expect some flux over the next few days"
|Sept 19, 2012|
|598:|| Google Update or No Google Update - Movement Seen|
Whether you call it an update or not, seems to be just semantics at this point. Many people saw big changes in certain serps the last four to seven days.
|Dec 27, 2005|
|599:|| Google Updates Add URL Page with Captcha Query|
It was about six years ago this month that Altavista pioneered the Captcha challenge for url submission. The system was affectionately known as the Ransom Note Submission system. It was quickly broken by pro OCR crackers.
|May 4, 2005|
|600:|| Google Updates Google Images Layout|
Google again clones Bing. This time Google images gets the Bing-like update. Congrats again to the Bing Team.
|July 21, 2010|