Optimizing AngularJS Single-Page Applications for Googlebot Crawlers

Posted by jrridley It’s almost certain that you’ve encountered AngularJS on the web somewhere, even if you weren’t aware of it at the time. Here’s a list of just a few sites using Angular: Upwork.com Freelancer.com Udemy.com Youtube.com Any of those look familiar? If so, it’s because AngularJS is taking over the Internet. There’s a […]

Tackling Tag Sprawl: Crawl Budget, Duplicate Content, and User-Generated Content

Posted by rjonesx. Alright, so here’s the situation. You have a million-product website. Your competitors have a lot of the same products. You need unique content. What do you do? The same thing everyone does — you turn to user-generated content. Problem solved, right? User-generated content (UGC) can be an incredibly valuable source of content […]

Lessons from 1,000 Voice Searches (on Google Home)

Posted by Dr-Pete It’s hardly surprising that Google Home is an extension of Google’s search ecosystem. Home is attempting to answer more and more questions, drawing those answers from search results. There’s an increasingly clear connection between Featured Snippets in search and voice answers. For example, let’s say a hedgehog wanders into your house and […]

What You Need to Know About Duplicate GMB Listings [Excerpt from the Expert’s Guide to Local SEO]

Posted by JoyHawkins Recently, I’ve had a lot of people ask me how to deal with duplicate listings in Google My Business now that MapMaker is dead. Having written detailed instructions outlining different scenarios for the advanced local SEO training manual I started selling over at LocalU, I thought it’d be great to give Moz […]

Let’s Give It Up for the Community Speakers of MozCon 2017!

Posted by ronell-smith Whew! That’s the collective expression shared by the committee who perused this year’s community speaker pitches for MozCon 2017, which will be held July 17–19 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, WA. Let’s just say, the entire group brought it. There were more than 120 people vying for six speaking […]

8 Can’t-Miss Off-Page SEO Strategies to Build Your Online Reputation

Posted by ronell-smith Off-page SEO is the act of optimizing your brand’s online and offline footprint through the use of content, relationships, and links to create an optimal experience for prospects and search engine crawl bots. It typically leads to gradual increases in positive brand mentions, search rankings, traffic to your site, and conversions. Sounds […]

How Small Digital Publishers Can Grow Their Network and Save Time

Posted by lydiagilbertson Being a small or startup publishing company is hard. The digital advertising industry is broken. Larger companies like Vox and Buzzfeed are some of the only online publications that can hope to monetize their content effectively. Smaller niche publications often have an even harder time attracting return visitors or getting people outside […]