By Daniel Cody | 26 August 2015 |
Over the past few weeks, Google has made a number of changes to the appearance of the search results page for mobile users – technically and aesthetically – moving towards what they hope will be a better experience for users. Some of these changes are much more significant than others, but combined, they will undoubtedly change the way we focus our search marketing efforts.
By Stefania Romanelli | 10 August 2015 |
At the beginning of the year, Google hinted that more search query information would be available to webmasters by the end of 2015, probably referring to the new Search Analytics report implemented on the Search Console (formerly Google Webmaster Tools).
By Jill Watchorn | 20 July 2015 |
The Internet has disrupted international business by removing boundaries and advancing opportunities to reach new customers. The OC&C Global Retail e-mpire Report estimates that cross-border online trade for 6 of the biggest eCommerce markets (UK, US, Germany, the Nordics, the Netherlands, and France) will grow from $25B in 2013 to $130B in 2020. This indicates that there is a large opportunity for companies to drive growth through export.
By Jake Ramon-Capon | 01 July 2015 |
For the second time in a month, we’ve seen Google update its core algorithm without making any official announcements. The first tweak, which was nicknamed the ‘quality update’ or ‘phantom update’, marked a change in how Google assesses content quality, whereas the most recent update (which went live on the 18th June 2015) has been dubbed as the ‘newsworthy’ update, or even the ‘news-wave’ update in some circles.
By Daniel Lee | 09 June 2015 |
During the past few months mobile search has been a hot topic within SEO circles. Google’s Mobile-Friendly update had many SEOs, online marketing managers and business owners panicking that they didn’t have a mobile optimised website. A couple of weeks later, Google announced that more searches were being carried out on mobile than desktop in ten countries, including the US and Japan.
By Andreas Pouros | 09 June 2015 |
Find out the varying search engine market shares in key territories such as China, the USA and the UK.
By Katrina Makins | 01 June 2015 |
Earlier this year, we considered the implications of adding a ‘buy button’ to Google search results. This would allow users to purchase products directly from a search result page, allowing Google to have full ownership of the shopping experience. Bringing the buying cycle full loop through Google will further entrench the brand as a search hub as it extends its offering to another service which improves the customer journey.