Rebekah Dunne

Content executive & SEJ news writer at Sweet Digital

Rebekah Dunne

Content executive & SEJ news writer at Sweet Digital

About

Rebekah has six years experience in the world of digital. When she isn't writing news stories for Search Engine Journal she is writing optimised content for a range of clients.

Rebekah has presented or been a panelist at:
- Women in Tech SEO
- Brighton SEO
- Tea Time SEO
- SEMrush
- Majestic
- Talk about Digital

I am awesome at

SEO, Content Marketing, Blogging

Favorite Tools

SEMRush, Ahrefs, Google Analytics, Bit.ly, Buffer, Canva, Hootsuite, Google docs, Trello

New Verification Guidelines For Facebook And Instagram Accounts
News · Facebook

New Verification Guidelines For Facebook And Instagram Accounts

New Verification Guidelines For Facebook And Instagram Accounts

Brands and well-known personalities looking to verify their account on Facebook and Instagram will now have to operate within the social giant’s updated application process.

  • 3.4K Reads
New Twitter Privacy Tools Will Give Users More Control
News · Twitter

New Twitter Privacy Tools Will Give Users More Control

New Twitter Privacy Tools Will Give Users More Control

Twitter is considering four new products that will increase privacy and give users more control over their accounts.

  • 675 Reads
TikTok Reveals What Makes A High Performing Ad On Its Platform
News · TikTok

TikTok Reveals What Makes A High Performing Ad On Its Platform

TikTok Reveals What Makes A High Performing Ad On Its Platform

TikTok has published 4 best practices that have resulted in increased impressions for their video ads. The social platform also gives advice to eCommerce brands.

  • 7.2K Reads
Google’s Link Spam Update Is Complete
News · Tools

Google’s Link Spam Update Is Complete

Google’s Link Spam Update Is Complete

Google seems to be more vocal regarding communicating updates and offering additional advice to marketers. The Link Spam update is the latest to be completed.

  • 9.2K Reads
Google Recommends This Core Web Vitals Audit Workflow
News · Tools

Google Recommends This Core Web Vitals Audit Workflow

Google Recommends This Core Web Vitals Audit Workflow

Google releases a recommended audit strategy targeting Core Web Vitals, as well as highlighting questions to ask and tools to utilize.

  • 5.2K Reads
WordPress Widgets Getting You Closer To WYSIWYG
News · WordPress

WordPress Widgets Getting You Closer To WYSIWYG

WordPress Widgets Getting You Closer To WYSIWYG

WordPress has published a post revealing the power behind the 5.8 version, what does this mean for Devs and SEO’s working with widgets?

  • 2.2K Reads
Google Celebrates National Book Lovers’ Day By Revealing Search Data And More
News · Tools

Google Celebrates National Book Lovers’ Day By Revealing Search Data And More

Google Celebrates National Book Lovers’ Day By Revealing Search Data And More

Google celebrated National Book Lovers’ Day by exploring popular search terms and highlighting Maps features to help users discover and support local bookstores.

  • 775 Reads
WordPress Dominates Market Share Of Top 10,000 Websites
Tools · WordPress

WordPress Dominates Market Share Of Top 10,000 Websites

WordPress Dominates Market Share Of Top 10,000 Websites

New research highlights content management systems ranking by market share with WordPress taking the lead with an incredibly impressive share.

  • 5.2K Reads
Twitter Comes Bottom While Google Maintains Lead in Yearly Customer Experience Report
News · Tools

Twitter Comes Bottom While Google Maintains Lead in Yearly Customer Experience Report

Twitter Comes Bottom While Google Maintains Lead in Yearly Customer Experience Report

The ACSI has released their annual report ranking e-businesses across social media, search engines and information, and news and opinion sites.

  • 716 Reads
Twitter Tests New Shop Module
News · Twitter

Twitter Tests New Shop Module

Twitter Tests New Shop Module

Following Professional Profiles, Twitter announces the launch of the Shop Module as part of its wider approach to improving the shopping experience on the platform.

  • 781 Reads
Austria Joins The Google News Showcase
News · Tools

Austria Joins The Google News Showcase

Austria Joins The Google News Showcase

On 21st July 2021, national, local, and regional news organizations in Austria joined over 800 news publications by signing up to the Google News Showcase.

  • 515 Reads
Twitter Tests Voting On Tweets
News · Twitter

Twitter Tests Voting On Tweets

Twitter Tests Voting On Tweets

Twitter carries out an experiment that gives users the option to ‘down vote’ or up vote’ a reply within a Twitter conversation.

  • 549 Reads
News Site Created To Oppose Google And Facebook Fails
News · Tools

News Site Created To Oppose Google And Facebook Fails

News Site Created To Oppose Google And Facebook Fails

A platform owned by News Corp which aimed to operate outside of Google and Facebook’s ‘alleged bias’ closes down after 18 months of operation.

  • 874 Reads
Google Teams Up With GoDaddy
News · Tools

Google Teams Up With GoDaddy

Google Teams Up With GoDaddy

Google announces a new partnership with GoDaddy to help eCommerce merchants gain higher visibility online.

  • 7.2K Reads
Google Fined €500 Million For French News Negotiation Breach
News · Tools

Google Fined €500 Million For French News Negotiation Breach

Google Fined €500 Million For French News Negotiation Breach

Google has been fined by France’s antitrust authority and given two months to put forward new proposals before additional fines are given.

  • 526 Reads
New Tool From Wix Helps Improve Website Accessibility
News · Tools

New Tool From Wix Helps Improve Website Accessibility

New Tool From Wix Helps Improve Website Accessibility

The responsibility for ensuring full site accessibility does not lie with web devs alone. Wix has released a new tool to improve accessibility.

  • 3.0K Reads
60% of SaaS Blog Content Appears Elsewhere Online: Study
SEO

60% of SaaS Blog Content Appears Elsewhere Online: Study

60% of SaaS Blog Content Appears Elsewhere Online: Study

Study shows 60% of SaaS blog posts are NOT unique. Discover how to harness your stolen content for better SEO performance.

  • 2.1K Reads
Are You One Of The 533 Million Facebook Users Who Had Their Data Stolen?
News · Tools

Are You One Of The 533 Million Facebook Users Who Had Their Data Stolen?

Are You One Of The 533 Million Facebook Users Who Had Their Data Stolen?

Facebook calls recent data leak ‘old news.’ Discover why the information is still valuable to cybercriminals and whether your data was stolen.

  • 7.5K Reads
Are You Ready To Join A Cohort? Google Releases FLoC
News · Tools

Are You Ready To Join A Cohort? Google Releases FLoC

Are You Ready To Join A Cohort? Google Releases FLoC

The Privacy Sandbox is Google’s initiative responding to third-party tools going ‘far beyond their original intent.’ Today, FLoC is launched.

  • 5.1K Reads
Why Spelling Mistakes In Google Searches Are Actually A Good Thing
News · Tools

Why Spelling Mistakes In Google Searches Are Actually A Good Thing

Why Spelling Mistakes In Google Searches Are Actually A Good Thing

Accidental typos and guestimated spellings actually train Google’s spelling algorithm. Find out how.

  • 5.2K Reads
Has COVID-19 Made Marketers More Creative?
News · Digital Experience

Has COVID-19 Made Marketers More Creative?

Has COVID-19 Made Marketers More Creative?

A recent survey of over 200 senior European marketers highlights the reasons behind a spike in creativity within in-house teams.

  • 1.3K Reads
Ex-Google Employees Build New Search Engine Down The Road From Google
News · Tools

Ex-Google Employees Build New Search Engine Down The Road From Google

Ex-Google Employees Build New Search Engine Down The Road From Google

A new search platform gains $40 million Series B funding. Founded by ex-Google employees with headquarters down the road from the tech giant.

  • 30K Reads
Australia Strikes Again
News · Tools

Australia Strikes Again

Australia Strikes Again

One month after Australia’s News Media Bargaining Code came into effect, Australia continues investigations into Google.

  • 798 Reads
A Social Platform Built For Good?
News · Social Media

A Social Platform Built For Good?

A Social Platform Built For Good?

Will this new social media platform help users in a way that no other platform does? Should the likes of LinkedIn and Twitter be worried?

  • 2.8K Reads
Americans Trust Google More Than Facebook, TikTok
News · Digital Experience

Americans Trust Google More Than Facebook, TikTok

Americans Trust Google More Than Facebook, TikTok

Survey reveals American’s most and least trusted digital platforms. It also unveils some alarming insights into how users think Google operates.

  • 2.0K Reads
Firefox Launches Total Cookie Protection
News · Tools

Firefox Launches Total Cookie Protection

Firefox Launches Total Cookie Protection

Mozilla’s latest release allows even stricter blocking of cookies. This is the latest move in its continued fight to protect user data.

  • 3.5K Reads
Reset Australia Calls The New Disinformation & Misinformation Code ’Wholly Inadequate’
News · Tools

Reset Australia Calls The New Disinformation & Misinformation Code ’Wholly Inadequate’

Reset Australia Calls The New Disinformation & Misinformation Code ’Wholly Inadequate’

An in-depth look at Australia’s new code to combat Disinformation and Misinformation and why it has been called ‘pointless’ by Reset Australia.

  • 502 Reads
Google Battles Fraudsters and Vandals as Maps Reaches 970 Million Contributors
News · Tools

Google Battles Fraudsters and Vandals as Maps Reaches 970 Million Contributors

Google Battles Fraudsters and Vandals as Maps Reaches 970 Million Contributors

Google specifies how they combat content fraud and vandalism, while celebrating the 20 million genuine submissions made every day.

  • 2.5K Reads
Google Forced to Pay $1 Million For ‘Misleading’ French Hotel Rankings
News · Tools

Google Forced to Pay $1 Million For ‘Misleading’ French Hotel Rankings

Google Forced to Pay $1 Million For ‘Misleading’ French Hotel Rankings

Google accepts fine for replacing official star ratings with their own. An investigation found Google’s search engine results were ‘misleading’.

  • 1.7K Reads
GMB Messaging for Desktop Now Rolling Out
News · Tools

GMB Messaging for Desktop Now Rolling Out

GMB Messaging for Desktop Now Rolling Out

Google My Business is rolling out Messaging for desktop users. Learn how to opt in and what local businesses need to know about the feature.

  • 11K Reads