Webmaster/Search Hangout #80

Hosted by Matt Storms

  • Introductions (0:00)
  • Navigation (ref blog post(2:50)
  • Image sizes (15:50)
  • Whatsapp (22:25)
  • Contextual search (23:40)
  • Question – client wants ranking without doing any work (25:05)
  • Question – branching out to other cities (32:50)
  • Pagerank (36:15)
  • Keyword stuffing (40:15)
  • Googlebot & redirects (41:30)
  • Tests with no link data (43:20)
  • Yandex (44:30)
  • Authorship (45:30)
  • Music results (48:50)

These hangouts are run every Friday for 1 hour starting at 12PM Mountain Time.  Check timeanddate.com to see what time that is where you are.  If you would like to join a future hangout, please circle our Google+ page so that we can send you an invite.  It’s best if you have a microphone and webcam.

Webmaster/Search Hangout #79

Hosted by Matt Storms

  • Introductions (0:00)
  • XML Sitemaps (3:55)
  • HTML Sitemaps (22:15)
  • RSS feeds (27:30)
  • Infinite scroll (34:15)
  • Homepages not at the root (45:45)
  • Added Google Webmaster guideline – robots.txt (49:05)
  • Multiple domains indexed (52:00)
  • Google debugging (54:40)
  • Don’t guarantee rankings (57:50)

These hangouts are run every Friday for 1 hour starting at 12PM Mountain Time.  Check timeanddate.com to see what time that is where you are.  If you would like to join a future hangout, please circle our Google+ page so that we can send you an invite.  It’s best if you have a microphone and webcam.

Webmaster/Search Hangout #78

Hosted by Matt Storms

  • Introductions (0:00)
  • Site review – 1 (2:55)
  • Site review – 2 (32:40)
  • Manual actions for spammy structured markup (43:05)
  • New Microsoft CEO (46:15)
  • Google & the EU (47:05)
  • Olympics website review (51:30)

These hangouts are run every Friday for 1 hour starting at 12PM Mountain Time.  Check timeanddate.com to see what time that is where you are.  If you would like to join a future hangout, please circle our Google+ page so that we can send you an invite.  It’s best if you have a microphone and webcam.

Webmaster/Search Hangout #77

Hosted by Matt Storms

To skip to discussion of a particular topic, move the slider to the relevant time shown below in the above video recording:

  • Introductions (0:00)
  • Site audit – 1 (2:10)
  • Site audit – 2 (14:15)
  • Site audit – 3 (20:50)
  • Site audit – 4 (25:00)

These hangouts are run every Friday for 1 hour starting at 12PM Mountain Time.  Check timeanddate.com to see what time that is where you are.  If you would like to join a future hangout, please circle our Google+ page so that we can send you an invite.  It’s best if you have a microphone and webcam.

Webmaster/Search Hangout #76

Hosted by Matt Storms

To skip to discussion of a particular topic, move the slider to the relevant time shown below in the above video recording:

  • Introductions (0:00)
  • Site audit – 1 (2:10)
  • Bing SSL support (10:00)
  • Google Alerts (11:10)
  • Site audit – 2 (13:00)
  • Google Places for Business (24:35)
  • Useful tools/extensions (27:15)
  • The new hangouts & Google account issues (37:55)

These hangouts are run every Friday for 1 hour starting at 12PM Mountain Time.  Check timeanddate.com to see what time that is where you are.  If you would like to join a future hangout, please circle our Google+ page so that we can send you an invite.  It’s best if you have a microphone and webcam.