Miranda Miller – Search Engine JournalSEO, Search Marketing News and TutorialsSun, 23 Jan 2022 18:12:58 +0000en-UShourly 1 Latent Semantic Indexing (LSI): Is It A Google Ranking Factor? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/latent-semantic-indexing/Sun, 23 Jan 2022 17:00:25 +0000/ranking-factors/latent-semantic-indexing/What are LSI keywords, and do they actually help improve your Google search rankings? Have a look at what the experts have said.

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Searchmetrics’ CMO Talks Enterprise Volatility, SEO Careers & CWVs via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/lillian-haase-searchmetrics-qa/433140/Tue, 18 Jan 2022 12:45:38 +0000/lillian-haase-searchmetrics-qa/433140/Lillian Haase, CMO at Searchmetrics, talks pressing concerns for enterprise SEO and shares what her organization looks for in new SEO talent.

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Are Local Citations (NAP) A Google Ranking Factor? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/local-citations/Sun, 16 Jan 2022 17:00:50 +0000/ranking-factors/local-citations/Local citations might appear in directories, on social networking or review sites, or on all kinds of other websites. But are they a ranking factor?

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Just Getting Started In SEO? Experts Share 5 Helpful Tips via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/seo-getting-started/431904/Thu, 13 Jan 2022 12:45:27 +0000/seo-getting-started/431904/SEO can provide an exciting, rewarding career. Here are a few tips from experienced SEO pros to help you get started.

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Are Outbound Links A Google Search Ranking Factor? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/outbound-links/Mon, 10 Jan 2022 13:45:43 +0000/ranking-factors/outbound-links/Many believe outbound links aren’t a ranking factor at all and have no SEO benefit to the linking party (the source). Are they right?

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Remote Workers Share Their Best Productivity Tips For WFH & Travel via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/remote-work-productivity/431037/Thu, 06 Jan 2022 07:45:32 +0000/remote-work-productivity/431037/How can you maximize your productivity while working from home or traveling? These tips on remote work gear and mindset can help.

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Major Google Algorithm Updates You Need To Know For 2022 Planning via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/major-google-updates-2021/425914/Mon, 13 Dec 2021 14:45:12 +0000/major-google-updates-2021/425914/Learn about the most impactful Google updates from this past year and plan for SEO success in 2022 with helpful resources.

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Are HTML Lists A Google Ranking Factor? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/html-lists/Sun, 12 Dec 2021 15:00:25 +0000/ranking-factors/html-lists/Can you use HTML lists, ordered or unordered, to rank higher in Google Search results? See what SEO experts had to say.

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Catastrophic Log4j Security Fail Threatens Enterprise Systems & Web Apps Worldwide via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/log4j-security-fail/429821/Fri, 10 Dec 2021 21:24:08 +0000/log4j-security-fail/429821/The vulnerability, listed as CVE-2021-44228 in Apache Log4j Security Vulnerabilities, enables remote attackers to take control of an affected system.

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Are HTML Heading Tags (H2-H6) A Google Ranking Factor? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/html-heading-tags-h2-h6/Fri, 10 Dec 2021 12:45:47 +0000/ranking-factors/html-heading-tags-h2-h6/Will adding H2 to H6 subheadings and using specific keywords in them help your content rank higher in Google Search?

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Are H1 Tags A Google Ranking Factor? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/h1-tags-onpage/Sun, 05 Dec 2021 17:00:43 +0000/ranking-factors/h1-tags-onpage/You'll find all kinds of opinions online about the value of H1 tags for SEO. How much do they matter?

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Are .gov Links a Google Ranking Factor? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/gov-links/Sun, 05 Dec 2021 15:00:27 +0000/ranking-factors/gov-links/Are .gov links any more valuable for SEO than other types of links? Some would like you to think they are, so let's see.

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Deepcrawl’s CEO Talks SEO Opportunities, Growth & Planning For 2022 via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/craig-dunham-deepcrawl-ceo/428277/Tue, 30 Nov 2021 13:45:46 +0000/craig-dunham-deepcrawl-ceo/428277/In this exclusive interview, Craig Dunham, CEO of Deepcrawl, discusses surprises in the search space, what e-commerce retailers can do to maximize visibility and more.

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Are Google’s Search Quality Evaluator Guidelines A Ranking Factor? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/search-quality-rater-guidelines/Tue, 30 Nov 2021 11:45:34 +0000/ranking-factors/search-quality-rater-guidelines/Are the contents of Google's Search Quality Evaluator Guidelines part of its organic search ranking algorithm? Let's see.

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Is Your Usage Of Google Ads An Organic Search Ranking Factor? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/google-ads/Sun, 28 Nov 2021 17:00:41 +0000/ranking-factors/google-ads/Do Google's organic search ranking algorithms treat your content differently if you're paying for Google Ads? Let's look at the evidence.

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What’s The Best Local SEO Content Strategy For Targeting 100+ Areas? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/multiple-locations-content-seo/427932/Tue, 23 Nov 2021 14:45:38 +0000/multiple-locations-content-seo/427932/Should you create a separate article for each city, district, neighborhood, and service for 100+ local business locations and how would you structure the site?

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First Link Priority: Is It A Google Ranking Factor? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/first-link-priority/Tue, 23 Nov 2021 13:45:00 +0000/ranking-factors/first-link-priority/When two links on a single page both link to a page on your website, does Google value one more than the other?

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Are .edu Links A Google Search Ranking Factor? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/edu-links/Sun, 21 Nov 2021 17:00:01 +0000/ranking-factors/edu-links/Some believe that .edu links are more valuable than other links for SEO. Are they right?

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E-A-T: Is It A Ranking Factor In Google Search? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/e-a-t/Thu, 18 Nov 2021 12:45:02 +0000/ranking-factors/e-a-t/Does Google use E-A-T (expertise, authoritativeness, and trust) as part of its Search ranking algorithm? See what the experts had to say.

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Domain Age: Is It A Google Ranking Factor? via @sejournal, @mirandalmwrites/ranking-factors/domain-age/Sun, 14 Nov 2021 17:00:45 +0000/ranking-factors/domain-age/When Google is ranking search results, does the algorithm take your domain age into consideration? See what the experts say.

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