SEO 101 is Search Engine Optimization from the very beginning. SEO 101 will teach you SEO from Square one. Hosts Ross Dunn and John Carcutt give out helpful information for the beginners without overwhelming you with technical details.
SEO 101 Ep 392: Trouble with the Indexation Request Tool, Google Bugs, WordPress APO, Google Goes Mobile-Only, How Caffeine Works and More
Google causes concern for many as it turns off the indexation request tool to make infrastructure updates. John and Ross speculate the updates are partly due to some recently publicized Google bugs while sharing those details. Ross discusses WordPress's automatic platform optimization (APO) and the results on his own site followed by an interesting review of Gary Illyes’s comments on how Caffeine’s indexing infrastructure works. Local SEO news follows with some significant updates followed by John Mueller’s announcement of mobile-only indexation coming in 2021.
SEO 101 Ep 391: Google’s Relationship with SEOs, Rare Bing News, and Local SEO Updates
The hosts discuss the meeting between the excellent Barry Schwartz from Search Engine Round Table and Martin Splitt from Google about Google’s relationship with the SEO community. They also delve into rare updates from that other search engine, Bing, some interesting local SEO news, a number of Mueller files, and a listener’s SEO question.
SEO 101 Ep 390: HTTP2 Update for Googlebot, More Google My Business Issues and Mueller Files
SEO 101 Ep 389: Google Algorithm Weirdness, Mueller Files, and SEO Questions Answered
From the Google local algorithm to Google Discover, Ross and John discuss the algorithmic glitches and weirdness over the past few weeks. They also talk about picking the best domain for a rebranding, the no snippet tag, the pros and cons of allowing guests posts, and more.
SEO 101 Ep 388: People Cards, Google Glitches, a WordPress Warning, and Questions Answered
Google is launching People Cards in India to allow individuals to create their own Rolodex-like listing in Google (shades of authorship?), Google suffered a massive indexing glitch, Firefox renews with Google and you won’t believe how much money they make! Scott and Ross also discuss issues with Google News indexing new providers, an important tip on using caching plugins in WordPress, a major issue with the latest WordPress upgrade, and much more.
SEO 101 Ep 387: Mobile-First Deadline Extended, Google My Business Tests Paid Profiles, and more.
Google has extended it’s mobile-first deadline in order to minimize negative impacts on many sites during the pandemic. Google My Business has begun testing the inevitable paid upgrade to Google My Business listings. John and Ross also discuss news on enhancements to Google Search Console, hints on local SEO, and they discuss a funny meme about common reasons why SEO fails.
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I love this podcast - super valuable and informative, but please, please change the transition music. Your voice levels are quite low and your music is incredible jarring and loud. Otherwise, keep up the great work!
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I listen weekly and have for several years. It’s kind of like my weekly round up of all stuff SEO. L listen more carefully when they talk local SEO. This saves me from having to read 16 different blogs each week. Thanks guys Keep up the good work.