Will Removing Thin Pages Increase Ranking Site Wide? – SEOForLunch Issue #52

Will Removing Thin Pages Increase Ranking Site Wide? – SEOForLunch Issue #52

Issue #52
October 17th, 2017

Hey, lunch buddies.  You know its officially October when you start seeing pictures of people’s crazy pumpkin carvings.  Yes, that’s a “dog-o-lantern“.

For those who missed it, the State of Search conference took place in Dallas TX.  It’s a conference I’ve always wanted to go to but haven’t yet been able to pull off.  There was, however, no shortage of online coverage including an overview from the folks at AKvertise.

You’ll notice a fair amount of updates this week come from last weeks conference.  Enjoy!

What You Must Know

Article: Removing Low Quality Pages Won’t Result in Sitewide Google Rankings Boost

What’s important?
Jennifer Slegg asked Gary Illyes if […] Read more

Mobile First Index Alerts Sent to Webmaster from Google – SEOForLunch Issue #51

Mobile First Index Alerts Sent to Webmaster from Google – SEOForLunch Issue #51

Issue #51
October 9th, 2017

Hey, lunch buddies.  Did you hear that AIM is officially shutting down?  It feels like just yesterday when I was sitting at my computer watching the AOL guy running across the screen hoping to hear “You’ve got mail”.  I think we can all admit to spending time chatting with friends who only lived blocks away as well.  While AIM definitely isn’t what it was years ago, it certainly has a space in internet history.  RIP AIM.

Speaking of the past, the SEO team at Ovative watched the SEO the Movie. While I’ve only been in the industry for ~9 years […] Read more

Google Removes Sitelink Search Box from SERP – SEOForLunch Issue #50

Google Removes Sitelink Search Box from SERP – SEOForLunch Issue #50

Issue #50
October 3rd, 2017

Hey, lunch buddies.  Today marks the 50th issue of the #SEOForLunch newsletter.  It’s been a lot of fun putting this together each week and even more fun reading the emails/tweets and other messages you have all sent my way.

To celebrate the 50th issue I’m announcing the winner of the SiteBulb SEO spider subscription.  I’m proud to announce that Gary Magnone is the winner.

Gary, congratulations!  Patrick of Sitebulb will be in contact with you shortly to hook you up with your new (FREE) subscription to his tool.   You can see Gary’s winning tweet below.

I want to win a […] Read more