23 Nov '15, 9am

@Hobo_Web

Google has released a new version of the search quality rating guidelines . After numerous ‘leaks’, this previously ‘secretive’ document has now been made available for anyone to download. This document gives you an idea of the type of quality websites Google wants to display in its search engine results pages. There is a lot that’s the same as the 2014 version of this document. I use these quality rating documents and the Google Webmaster Guidelines as the foundation of my audits for e-commerce sites. You can download the 2015 version of the rating guidelines pdf here , all 150+ pages of it. What are these quality raters doing? Quality Raters are rating Google’s ‘experiments’ and manually reviewing web pages that are presented to them in Google’s search engine results pages (SERPS). We are told that these ratings don’t impact your site, directly. Ratings from evaluators d...

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Google Publishes The Full Version Of The Search Quality Rating Guidelines

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Twin Design / Shutterstock.com Google has just released the full version of their Search Quality Rating Guidelines, a 160-...

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Websites which have extremely negative or malicious reputations. Also use the Lowest rating for violations of the Google W...

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