Search Engines

29 MAR

Google has announced that their ‘Site Search’ product will be phased out over the next few months, with a view to a complete shutdown by April 1, 2018. For many companies, the news that the service is being decommissioned will come as a disappointment. Designed to power an internal website’s search engine based on Google […]

24 MAY
rich cards thumb

Last week, Google released a new addition to their mobile search results – rich cards. Primarily designed as an upgrade on standardised rich snippets, it is the tech giant’s hope that this new feature will ultimately improve the mobile search experience. Alongside what was effectively a final warning to webmasters regarding the importance of a […]

14 APR
google link penalty

Google began to place manual actions on websites from the 9th April. You can check whether you have been sent an outbound link penalty via the Google Search Console message centre.

13 APR
mobile algorithm

The latest update to Google’s mobile search algorithm will only further heighten the importance of having a mobile-friendly site.

23 FEB

Google have confirmed that text ads will no longer be displayed in the right sidebar of their desktop search results. The announcement – which was made on Friday 19th February – represents a major shift in strategy from the tech giant.