28 Jan '16, 7pm

What Changed In The Google Webmaster Guidelines

Patrick Sexton asked if he can publish the new changes and additions made to the Google Webmaster Guidelines update I mentioned this morning. So here is his take on that. But first, Patrick Sexton is the author of Varvy.com and the co-founder of getlisted.org (acquired by Moz, now known as Moz local). Occasionally over the years the Google webmaster guidelines get updated. Rarely is there a significant change in the goals behind the Google guidelines, the updates tend to be more clarifications than big news. This update is different. It includes entirely new guidelines, several clarifications, separation of former guidelines, combinations of former guidelines, and complete removals of guidelines. The highlights are that secure sites (HTTPS), mobile seo and accessibility are now formally in the Google webmaster guidelines. Let's look at the changes. Entirely New Guidelines:...

Full article: https://www.seroundtable.com/changes-in-the-google-webmas...

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