Google November 2023 reviews update now done rolling out

This update will be the last time Google has confirmed a reviews update.

Data providers: Google November 2023 core update was more volatile than the October 2023 core update

Keep in mind, the November 2023 Reviews update overlapped with this core update and is still rolling out.

Google Search Console to stop reporting on product results search in performance reports

This e-commerce related search reporting will end next month, in January 2024, Google said.

Google expands video requirements for “Video mode” where video must be main content of the page

If your video is not the primary part of the page, Google will not show your videos in...

Google officially drops Mobile Usability report, Mobile-Friendly Test tool and Mobile-Friendly Test API

We knew this was coming and now these Google mobile tools are no longer available.

New Google Search vacation rental rich result

This new vacation rental structured data comes with new Search Console and Rich Results reports.

Google patent describes how the Search Generative Experience works

This may be the first and only patent has related to SGE.

Google Search Organization markup adds name, address, contact information, and other business identifiers

Google has updated the Search Console and Rich Results test reporting to support these new additions.

Google November 2023 core update rollout is now complete

The fourth broad core algorithm update of 2023 is now done rolling out.

Google Search now supports discussion forum and profile page structured data

Google can show these as rich results in Google Search and Google also added new Search Console reports....

Google Search Console was down today

You may be seeing a 500 error when trying to access the tool. The post Google Search Console...

Googlebot crawl rate tool in Search Console is going away

The tool is going away on January 8, 2024 because Google says it is no longer useful. The...

Google Search Console experience and enhancement reporting bug

Google is working on a fix, this has no impact on indexing or ranking. The post Google Search...

Google adds small business filter to shopping search results

Google said it is "making it easy for U.S. shoppers to discover and shop at small businesses this...

Google updates search quality raters guidelines

It has been 11 months since the last update, here is what changed. The post Google updates search...

Google Search goes after fraudulent and manipulative DMCA takedown requests

The lawsuit alleges two men created over 65 Google accounts and submitted hundreds of thousands of fake DMCA...

Bing adds AI-generation captions to some search result snippets

This uses GPT 4 to make the Bing search results more relevant and informative, Bing said. The post...

Yahoo Search to start rolling out in the first weeks of 2024

At SMX today, Brian Provost, the SVP & GM at Yahoo said the new Yahoo will be launching...

Google Search Console adds robots.txt report

Google has sunset the robots.txt tester. The post Google Search Console adds robots.txt report appeared first on Search...

Google Search tests Notes on search results

The notes feature is a labs experiment that you can turn on or off. The post Google Search...