The debate over CTR’s potential role as a ranking factor continues with the results of an experiment run by contributors Cesarino Morellato and Andrea Scarpetta.

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Mobile searchers will often see three text ads instead of two on a small set of queries, but ad real estate on the screen remains relatively unchanged.

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If you are considering licensing a call analytics platform, this report will help you decide whether or not you need to. It provides relevant statistics on market growth, developing market trends, recommended steps for making an informed purchase decision and profiles of leading call analytics…

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The European “hide me, find me” SEO game that is the Right to Be Forgotten (RTBF) continues to twist and turn. The latest twist is that Google has been ordered by a UK regulator to remove links that were indexed after subsequent news articles appeared about the subject of the original…

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When auditing a website’s search engine optimization (SEO) efforts, it’s easy to find issues that need to be addressed — but columnist Aleyda Solis reminds us that we can use this data to discover new opportunities, as well.

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It turns out that Bing has its own version of Google “Now on Tap” — and it’s now available for Android devices, ahead of the release of Google’s own upgraded service. This morning Bing announced that what the company calls “Bing Snapshots” will deliver…

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Google says goodbye to the red filter links at the top of their search results and welcomes in the color blue.

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Did you notice a drop in your index count within the Sitemap reports in the Google Search Console? No need to worry, it may be a Google bug.

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