1〉 11 Proven Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Website
Si Quan Ong shares eleven ways to drive traffic to your website. You can implement some of the tips regardless of your niche or how many pages you have.
- Target topics with search traffic potential
- Write guest posts
- Answer questions on Quora
- Update “outdated” content
And there’s more.
2〉 Seven time-tested tactics to generate more Google reviews
How can businesses encourage customers to leave a review for them on Google? George Konidis shares seven great tips. It all should begin with a kick-ass service.
3〉 150k Small Business Website Teardown 2019
SMB websites have opportunities for improvement in terms of organic visibility. Adam Doppelt shares the most common ones and he even covers everyone’s hot button question – Squarespace, Wix or WordPress?
4〉 Getting started with outreach
Olivia Wiltshire answers the following questions in detail.
- What is outreach?
- What are the goals of outreach?
- What should you do before getting starting?
This is a very useful article to check out especially if you are new to outreach.
5〉 How Google May Handle Question Answering when Facts are Missing
We all have already seen the answer boxes, rich snippets that Google extracts facts from other related webpages and serve it on Google SERP. Bill Slawski shares what Google may do when some of the facts are missing.
6〉 Google News Officially Launches New Desktop Results Design
Google launched a new card-layout design for Google News search results on desktop. It also includes these people also search for boxes as well.
7〉 Seizing Untapped Opportunities in Southeast Asia
Nielsen shares that Asia Pacific is set to drive global fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) growth. After all, approximately half of the world’s middle-class population resides in Asia.
Over the past four years, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam have all seen stable GDP growth. Consumer confidence in the region has also increased across the board, with material improvements in optimism levels in Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam.
Southeast Asia is ready to roar!
8〉 Google Webmaster Hangout Notes: July 9th 2019
Sam Marsden gathered bullets of notes from the Google Webmaster Hangout. Here are two examples on indexing:
- Disallowed pages with backlinks can be indexed by Google.
- Noindexed pages may be indexed if Google receives conflicting canonicalization signals.
9〉 Google Launching #AskGoogleWebmasters YouTube Video Series
A couple of months ago, John Mueller asked SEOs to submit questions to him using the #AskGoogleWebmasters hashtag on Twitter and since then he has been producing videos with answers to those questions. And now Google said it is going to launch soon, the #AskGoogleWebmasters video series by John Mueller of Google.
10〉 Google Search Recommends Google Assistant For Jokes
If you go to Google and search for [jokes] on mobile, Google will recommend you give the Google Assistant a try. At the top of the search results, it will load a box that simulates the Google Assistant directly in Google search by sharing a joke with you right at the top of Google search.