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🗞️ Search Updates & News from Search Engines
Google's August 2023 Core Update rollout was completed on September 7
Google Search Central / Google Search Updates
On September 7, Google announced that the August 2023 core update rollout was completed 16 days after starting its release.
Site Names on Google Search Now Available For All Languages
Google Search Central / Google Search Updates
Site names on Google Search are now available on mobile and desktop in all languages for domains and subdomains but not for subdirectories.
Google Search updated its language matching systems
Barry Schwartz / Google Search Updates
This update was released a couple of weeks ago and helps Google to better match the searchers' language to documents in its index.
Google Fixed The Search Console Canonical URL Reporting Bug
Barry Schwartz / Google Product Updates
Google Search Console was reporting the wrong canonical URL for some pages. On September 4th, it seemed like Google fixed the issue.
Chrome gets a fresh look and new features for its 15th birthday: Easily browse the web with new Search features
Parisa Tabriz / Google Product Updates
"When you’re on a webpage, select the “Search this page with Google'' option from the three-dot menu. That will open the Google Search side panel, where you can find related searches, learn more about a page’s source or start another search altogether."
Google News Tests Author Names In Article Snippets
Barry Schwartz / Google Product Updates
Google News, the portal, is testing displaying the author name below the publication name in the article card snippet interface. Google recently tested this for Google Discover stories and Top Stories in Google Search.
English Google SEO office-hours from September 2023
Google Search Central / SEO Q&A
Listen to the audio recording of the Google SEO office-hours from September 2023, going through many SEO community questions.
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👌 This week's SEO Awesomeness
Change Management in SEO. How to Make Stakeholders Prioritize Your Strategy
Daria Miroshnichenko / SEO Management
Create an SEO mindset for change by setting up a plan, and help colleagues to adopt the necessary change by making sure they follow the fundamental steps.
Case study: Fixing “Indexed, though blocked by robots.txt”
Eoghan Henn / Technical SEO
A detailed SEO case study about how Eoghan fixed all “Indexed, though blocked by robots.txt” issues in Google Search Console for the international e-commerce site Zamnesia.
E-E-A-T: Making experience and expertise your content advantage
Nicola Agius / Content Optimization
Learn the fundamentals of E-E-A-T, YMYL, and other factors to consider when creating a content strategy to beat your SEO competitors and satisfy your audience.
Modern link building starter guide
Kevin Rowe / Link Building
Establish a foundation for your professional growth as a link builder with this comprehensive guide, going through criteria, tactics, steps, and more.
SEO Forecasting — Whiteboard Friday [Video]
Tom Mansell / SEO Management
Learn how to forecast and demonstrate the value of your SEO efforts with this week's Whiteboard Friday and put it into practice with a free worksheet.
How to create a successful 2023 holiday season SEO strategy
Alex Klugerman / General SEO
Explore the evolving 2023 holiday landscape and learn how to boost your Q4 SEO success with these key trends and best practices.
7 Simple Steps For Conducting International Keyword Research
Hollie Gibson / International SEO
How do you go about conducting keyword research in a language you have no idea how to speak? Hollie takes you through how to do it in 7 simple steps.
Google Business Profiles For Medical Practices: The Prescription For Online Success
Gabriella Sannino / Local SEO
Discover the power of an optimized Google Business Profile for medical practices. From selecting the right categories to leveraging high-quality visuals, this guide has you covered.
TikTok SEO: The Ultimate Guide to Boosting Your Profile Visibility
Semrush / SEO Trends
Check out these key TikTok SEO tactics and tips to show up on your audience‘s "For You" TikTok Page.
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🛠 Free(mium) SEO Tools
Search Demand Trends per Industries
Advanced Web Ranking
Check Google's Search Impressions changes as reflected from millions of queries across different industries for free.
GSC SERP Visibility Summary [Template]
Useful GSC SERP Visibility Summary Looker Studio Dashboard that enables cross-filtering, meaning the charts will update if you click on a keyword or URL.
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🎙️ Upcoming SEO Events
Dudacon 2023 - Future-Proof Your Agency
Duda / Online / September 12-14
Join Dudacon 2023 for free from September 12 to 14 for virtual sessions where industry experts and leading agencies share how to build your strategy for growth in the age of AI.
Neurodivergents in SEO BrightonSEO Sept 2023 Meet-up
Neurodivergents in SEO / Auditorium 2, BrightonSEO / September 15
This meet-up will provide an opportunity to meet one another in a safe space during BrightonSEO and help build that network of support that's much needed in a corporate world that hasn't been designed for neurodivergents SEOs.
Out Of The Box SEO Webinar: 5 Untapped Advantages of Keyword Clustering in SEO
Keyword Insights / Online / September 20
Register now for free to reinvent your SEO and content strategy with the untapped power of keyword clustering as a tool and strategy enhancer.
How to Learn Marketing
Funnel Frontiers by Wix / X Space / September 11
Join Ginny Marvin, Leonard Kim, Mordy Oberstein, Crystal Carter, and yours truly on September 11 at 10 AM EST on Twitter Spaces, where we’ll talk about how to learn marketing.
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- Technical Optimization with Geoff Kennedy
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🙌 SEOs & Digital Marketers to Follow
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