November 6

The Weekly Briefing: How We Search, Website Hostility, and SEO Tips for the Holidays

Account Manager Reed Langton-Yanowitz shared some interesting stats that were revealed at last week’s 7thingsmedia’s Consumer Search Behaviour event… According to the event summary from Search Engine Watch’s editor Christopher Ratcliff, some surprising search trends and behaviors are at work. Here are some of the top stats to take note of: ‘Near me” searches have

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October 29

October 16

The Weekly Briefing: Understanding How Google Won the SEO Battle

Content Marketing Strategist Angela Sanders talked about how Google has “won” the SEO battle … Earlier this month, Search Engine Land published an article declaring Google as the victor of the great SEO battle, and even more notably, it has “remade an entire industry and turned their former enemies into allies.” So, how did they

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October 9

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September 17

The Weekly Briefing: Just What the Doctor Ordered …?

SEO Copywriter Jared Townsend described Google’s new prescription for medical condition queries … This Search Engine Land article began in February 2015, when Google first launched its medical content search. Upon launch, there were approximately 400 searchable diseases and conditions. By the time October rolls around, Google’s medical content search will exceed 900 conditions, as

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August 13

The Weekly Briefing: With “G” Covered, Google Looks to Span the Entire Alphabet

Content Marketing Strategist Angela Sanders and SEM Specialist Andrew Vanderiet discussed big changes at Google… On Monday, Google sent shock waves through the online world, announcing a significant business reshuffling that will see the tech giant become a subsidiary of a newly created parent company called Alphabet. The move helps better organize Google as it

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July 24

The Weekly Briefing: Optimizing Your Content for Google Featured Snippets

Developer Zac Forsman and Copywriter Hannah Scherrer discussed Google’s Featured Snippets in search… Google has sought to enhance the user experience with featured snippets, something that showcases bits of content from websites directly within search results – helping answer search queries without forcing users to actually click on website links and dig through content. For

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July 16

The Weekly Briefing: Customer Reviews Enter Google’s Knowledge Graph

SEO copywriter Jared Townsend talked about review snippets showing up in Google searches … Search Engine Land reported that Google has started using “product card units” to show star-reviews and customer comments regarding certain products in search results. However, the source of these snippets is difficult to pinpoint, as Google collects reviews from many sites

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August 24