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Is there a limit to how many 301 (Permanent) redirects I can do on a site?
 
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Is there a limit to how many 301 (Permanent) redirects I can do on a site? How about how many redirects I can chain together? Matt Cutts, Bay Area, California Other things to watch out for with chained redirects: - Avoid infinite loops. - Browsers may also have redirect limits, and these limits can vary by browser, so multiple redirects may affect regular users in addition to Googlebot. - Minimizing redirects can improve page speed: http://code.google.com/speed/page-speed/docs/rtt.html#AvoidRedirects Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Webmasters?hl=en Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters
Views: 324557 Google Webmasters
How does Google handle duplicate content?
 
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How does Google handle duplicate content and what negative effects can it have on rankings from an SEO perspective? Gary Taylor, Stratford Upon Avon, UK Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 91628 Google Webmasters
Should I structure my site using subdomains or subdirectories?
 
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I'm interested in finding out how Google currently views subdomains -- whether there's any difference between a site structured as a group of subdomains and one structured as a group of subdirectories. Bob, Somerville, MA Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ More resources for webmasters: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 100461 Google Webmasters
Is it necessary for every page to have a meta description?
 
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Is it necessary for each single page within my website to have a unique metatag description? Walter, Leiden, Netherlands Learn more about titles and descriptions: https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/35624 Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 57789 Google Webmasters
How important is it to have keywords in a domain name?
 
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How would you explain "The Power of Keyword Domains" to someone looking to take a decision what kind of domain to go for?" McDot, Berlin Russian subtitles provided by Mike Shakin. Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Webmasters?hl=en Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters
Views: 191855 Google Webmasters
Can nofollow links hurt my site's ranking?
 
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I'm building links, not for SEO but to try and generate direct traffic, if these links are no-follow am I safe from getting any Google penalties? Asked another way, can no-follow links hurt my site? Tubby Timmy, UK Learn about rel="nofollow": https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/96569?hl=en Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 34122 Google Webmasters
Finding your site on Google
 
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Learn how to find if your site is in Google's search results already, and if it's not, how to get it included. To add your content to Google, use our content submission tool: http://www.google.com/submityourcontent/ You understand more about robots.txt files, check out this Help Center article: http://support.google.com/webmasters/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=156449 You can read more about our reconsideration process here: http://support.google.com/webmasters/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=35843 Learn more about creating great sites that perform well in Google search results at Webmaster Academy: http://support.google.com/webmasters/bin/static.py?hl=en&page=checklist.cs&tab=1095542 More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Google Webmasters: http://www.google.com/webmasters
Views: 209814 Google Webmasters
How does Google Search work?
 
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Hi Matt, could you please explain how Google's ranking and website evaluation process works starting with the crawling and analysis of a site, crawling timelines, frequencies, priorities, indexing and filtering processes within the databases etc. RobertvH, Munich Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://productforums.google.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Read publications by Googlers: http://research.google.com/pubs/papers.html "The Anatomy of a Large-Scale Hypertextual Web Search Engine": http://research.google.com/pubs/archive/334.pdf Get hired and learn even more: http://www.google.com/intl/en/jobs/index.html Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters
Views: 809390 Google Webmasters
Introduction to Data Highlighter
 
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Learn about how you can use the Data Highlighter feature in Webmaster Tools to show Google patterns of structured data on your website without modifying your pages. More information in our Help Center: http://support.google.com/webmasters/bin/answer.py?answer=2692911 Read the announcement: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/2012/12/introducing-data-highlighter-for-event.html
Views: 934781 Google Webmasters
What is the ideal keyword density of a page?
 
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What is the ideal keyword density: 0.7%, 7%, or 77%? Or is it some other number? Matt Cutts, Bay Area, California Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Webmasters?hl=en Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters
Views: 146297 Google Webmasters
What percentage of PageRank is lost through a 301 redirect?
 
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Roughly what percentage of PageRank is lost through a 301 redirect? Sam Harries, Exeter, United Kingdom Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 66661 Google Webmasters
Should I build links using article directories?
 
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Links from relevant content in article directories — Seen as good or bad? eg. I link my beauty website from a cosmetic surgery article on say, Ezine? Would you do that?" Deepika, India Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 38828 Google Webmasters
How can I explain to clients that rankings can't be guaranteed?
 
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Read Google's help article about SEO here: http://www.google.com/support/webmasters/bin/answer.py?answer=35291 With a lot of my potential clients, the first words out of their mouth when building a site is "Can you make my site #1 on Google?" This question is extremely annoying to me... how can I respond in a professional and honest manner? Land Lubber, Colorado
Views: 51667 Google Webmasters
Should I keep a domain parked without content before I launch the website?
 
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I have a parked domain and want to launch a new website on it. Are there any pitfalls I should avoid? Should I keep my domain parked or put some sort of stub page there? Matt Cutts, Mountain View Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 22692 Google Webmasters
Is there an advantage to using rel="canonical" over a 301 redirect?
 
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Hey Matt. I had a lingering question about using rel=canonical vs. 301 redirects. It takes longer for Google to find the rel=canonical pages but 301 redirects seem to lose impact (link juice) over time. Is there similar churn with rel=canonical? Sam Crocker, London, UK Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Webmasters?hl=en Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters
Views: 51584 Google Webmasters
Subdomain or subfolder, which is better for SEO?
 
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Subdomain vs subfolder which one is beneficial for SEOs? -- asks Deepak Kumar from Delhi, India Should you place parts of your site under subdomain.exampe.com/ or in example.com/subfolder/ ? We'll answer that question and give some general tips in this video. Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: https://support.google.com/webmasters/go/community Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc
Views: 36037 Google Webmasters
Should internal links use rel="nofollow"?
 
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Should "back to top" links have rel="nofollow"? AntonioSo, Montreal, QC Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Webmasters?hl=en Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters Russian subtitles provided by Mike Shakin.
Views: 32721 Google Webmasters
How would a non-optimized site outrank a site which has done SEO?
 
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When analyzing rankings for highly competitive keywords in our industry, we have found sites not as optimized as ours is (on-page), that have few links & little content are still ahead of us. What gives? Why are 'unoptimized' sites ranking so well?" Polyana, São Paulo, Brasil Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Webmasters?hl=en Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters Russian subtitles provided by Mike Shakin.
Views: 59480 Google Webmasters
Do tag clouds help or hinder SEO?
 
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Do tag clouds help or hinder SEO? (or do they have no effect)? sppro, New York
Views: 50717 Google Webmasters
Does Google use data from social sites in ranking?
 
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Hello Matt, a recent article of Danny Sullivan suggests that Google uses Twitter and Facebook links as a ranking signal. Can you confirm this? Can you elaborate a little bit more on this? -WebSEOAnalytics Read the article: http://searchengineland.com/what-social-signals-do-google-bing-really-count-55389 Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Webmasters?hl=en Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters
Views: 135189 Google Webmasters
Does Google consider SEO to be spam?
 
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Matt Cutts answers the question: "Does Google consider SEO to be spam?" New to SEO? Check out our SEO Starter Guide: http://www.google.com/webmasters/docs/search-engine-optimization-starter-guide.pdf Want advice on hiring an SEO? Here are some questions to ask: http://www.google.com/support/webmasters/bin/answer.py?answer=35291 Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Webmasters?hl=en Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters
Views: 93083 Google Webmasters
How does Google consider site-wide backlinks?
 
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Are sitewide backlinks considered good or bad by Google? Or do they just count as 1 link from the whole domain? Chris Trynkiewicz, Cracow, Poland Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 35547 Google Webmasters
Does translated content cause a duplicate content issue?
 
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Will multilingual translations of one content across different websites attract duplicate content penalty? Yo, New Delhi, India Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Webmasters?hl=en Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters
Views: 19328 Google Webmasters
Can a spammy website affect the ranking of other sites hosted on the same server?
 
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My SEO client is using shared hosting for one of their websites. When I checked other sites hosted on their server, I found some spammy websites. Will that affect ranking of my client's website?   Remiz Rahnas, Kerala, India
Views: 24276 Google Webmasters
When I change domains, how long should I leave the redirects in place?
 
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If I get a new domain and want to 301 redirect www.old-domain.com to www.new-domain.com, how long do I have to keep the redirect up before I can start using the old domain for something else? Just until it has been crawled once? Jacob, Denmark Russian subtitles provided by Mike Shakin. Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Webmasters?hl=en Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters
Views: 36170 Google Webmasters
What are the top 3-5 SEO areas where webmasters make the most mistakes?
 
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What are the top 3-5 SEO areas where webmasters make the most mistakes? How can we do better on those? Warren Redlich, Boca Raton, FL Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 182744 Google Webmasters
Should I use the nofollow attribute on internal links?
 
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Regarding "nofollow" on internal links: Does it hurt? Does it help? I read different comments from Matt on this matter over time. What's the latest? Roland, Bangkok
Views: 26953 Google Webmasters
Are pages from social media sites ranked differently?
 
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Are Facebook and Twitter signals part of the ranking algorithm? How much do they matter? Ryan, Michigan Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 78626 Google Webmasters
How does Google determine domain age, and is it important for ranking?
 
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How does Google determine domain age? Do they look at the whois data or do they rely on the crawler? e.g. When it first indexed the website. In general, how important is it for website authority? Thanks! Maarten, Belgium
Views: 68736 Google Webmasters
How important is the frequency of updates on a blog?
 
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Some people are under the impression that blogs are good for SEO only if they're updated frequently. How much does frequency play into PageRank for blogs & other dynamic sites? Isn't the content more important than the simple # of posts per day/week? Land Lubber, Colorado
Views: 27135 Google Webmasters
How can small sites become popular?
 
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How can smaller sites with superior content ever rank over sites with superior traffic? It's a vicious circle: A regional or national brick-and-mortar brand has higher traffic, leads to a higher rank, which leads to higher traffic, ad infinitum. Dan Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 92918 Google Webmasters
How does Google use human raters in web search?
 
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Can you provide more details on how Google uses 'human raters' as part of their algorithm? AJ Kohn, SF, CA Read more about search evaluation at Google: http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2008/09/search-evaluation-at-google.html Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://productforums.google.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters
Views: 51016 Google Webmasters
Will backlinks lose their importance in ranking?
 
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Google changed the search engine market in the '90s by evaluating a website's backlinks instead of just the content, like others did. Updates like Panda and Penguin show a shift in importance towards content. Will backlinks lose their importance? Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 58085 Google Webmasters
What are the advantages of 301 redirects over rel="canonical"?
 
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In the 2009 rel=canonical video, you suggest using rel=canonical when we CAN'T use a 301 redirect. But 301s hurt performance; they require browsers to make an extra round-trip to my servers. Shouldn't I use rel=canonical everywhere, instead of 301s? Dan Fabulich, San Francisco, CA Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 15413 Google Webmasters
Bring your local business online #1: Introduction and hot topics
 
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Video #1 in a series to help build an online presence for your local business. Meet my sister, Marnie, who owns a jewelry store and my cousin, Scott, who works as a realtor. Follow them as we talk about the big changes in the last decade, such as making sure your business can reach customers at work, home, or on-the-go using their mobile phones. More information at http://www.google.com/webmasters.
Views: 40649 Google Webmasters
Does a site rank better if it has a lot of indexed pages?
 
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Does a website get a better overall ranking if it has a large amount of indexed pages? Leah, New York Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 28707 Google Webmasters
Google does not use the keywords meta tag in web ranking
 
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For more information, please see the our blog post: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/2009/09/google-does-not-use-keywords-meta-tag.html
Views: 445133 Google Webmasters
When are penalties lifted?
 
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Hi Matt. Is there a thing like a permanent Google penalty for sites, or if the necessary fixes were made according to Google guidelines the penalties are lifted in all cases? valterchaves, flamengo Russian subtitles provided by Mike Shakin. Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Webmasters?hl=en Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters
Views: 100634 Google Webmasters
Will multiple internal links with the same anchor text hurt a site's ranking?
 
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Do internal website links with exact match keyword anchor text hurt a website? These links help our users navigate our website properly. Are too many internal links with the same anchor text likely to result in a ranking downgrade because of Penguin? Rob, Los Angeles, CA Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 33985 Google Webmasters
How does Googlebot handle content loaded via AJAX?
 
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Javascript is being used more and more to progressively enhance content on page & improve usability. How does Googlebot handle content loaded (AJAX) or displayed (JS&CSS) by Javascript on pageload, on click? Andy, NY Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 17439 Google Webmasters
SEO for startups in under 10 minutes
 
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Maile Ohye from Google advises your startup as if she had only 10 minutes as your SEO consultant.
Views: 877314 Google Webmasters
How to hire an SEO
 
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Google's Maile Ohye shares her advice for hiring an SEO (Search Engine Optimizer) to improve the searcher experience on your website.
Views: 168611 Google Webmasters
Is Google Analytics data a factor in a page's ranking?
 
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A, from San Francisco asks: "Are stats from Analytics (bounce rate, time on site) a factor in a page's or domain's ranking?"
Views: 26147 Google Webmasters
How does Google choose titles for search results?
 
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What criteria does Google use to change the title it shows in the SERPs depending on the query? Does schema influence that? Maybe headings (h1, h2..) have more weight? Christian Oliveira, Madrid Why Google search results doesn't show the current meta title of webpage? Instead of meta title search results show H1 tag from HTML page? kbroka, Nepal Learn more about page titles in search results: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/2012/01/better-page-titles-in-search-results.html https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/35624 Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 46315 Google Webmasters
How can I make sure that Google knows my content is original?
 
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"Google crawls site A every hour and site B once in a day. Site B writes an article, site A copies it changing time stamp. Site A gets crawled first by Googlebot. Whose content is original in Google's eyes and rank highly? If it's A, then how does that do justice to site B?" Kunal Pradhan, Ahmedabad, India DMCA request: http://www.google.com/dmca.html Google News source attribution metatags: http://www.google.com/support/news_pub/bin/answer.py?answer=191283 Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/Webmasters?hl=en Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters Russian subtitles provided by Mike Shakin.
Views: 86420 Google Webmasters
If I write about another article, where should I link to the original source?
 
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I have a blog and I post original articles but I also like to link to the original website. So I link the website in a word in the first paragraph. Is this the right way or I should give a link separately at bottom. nayanseth, India Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
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What are some myths about SEO?
 
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What are some of the biggest SEO Myths you see still being repeated (either at conferences, or in blogs, etc) Ryan, Michigan Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/googlewmc Get notified of new videos on Google+: http://www.google.com/+GoogleWebmasters More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
Views: 69922 Google Webmasters
Webspam Content Violations
 
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Understand more about our Webmaster Guidelines and ensure you are adding value for your users. Check out our Webmaster Guidelines here: http://support.google.com/webmasters/bin/answer.py?answer=35769. You can read more about our reconsideration process here: http://support.google.com/webmasters/bin/answer.py?answer=35843 Learn more about creating great sites that perform well in Google search results at Webmaster Academy: http://support.google.com/webmasters/bin/static.py?hl=en&page=checklist.cs&tab=1095542 More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Google Webmasters: http://www.google.com/webmasters
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Should I use a separate IP address for each country-specific site?
 
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For one customer we have about a dozen individual websites for different countries and languages, with different TLDs under one IP number. Is this okay for Google or do you prefer one IP number per country TLD? Yves Luther, Germany More information about multi-regional and multilingual sites: https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/182192 Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/webmasters Want your question to be answered on a video like this? Follow us on Twitter and look for an announcement when we take new questions: http://twitter.com/googlewmc More videos: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleWebmasterHelp Webmaster Central Blog: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/ Webmaster Central: http://www.google.com/webmasters/
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Will changing hosts cause any SEO concerns?
 
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Fernando C from Spain asks: "We are a pretty big site. We are changing our hosting company in the next few weeks (same country). Should we be scared from an SEO perspective?"
Views: 16638 Google Webmasters