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Instagram to Limit Reach of Content That Almost Violates Guidelines

Company Announces They Will Reduce Reach of Posts that Are Borderline Violations of Community Guidelines It’s no secret that Instagram is home to many scantily clad models, memes in poor taste, footage that requires some viewer discretion, and outright spam. That could be changing, though, following a recent announcement from Facebook. Facebook, Instagram’s parent company, […]

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Google Recovering De-Indexed Pages Following Technical Issue

Page Index Still Recovering After Weekend Problems, Full Impact Still Uncertain Over the weekend, an apparent technical issue caused Google to drop pages from its search index. The initial reaction from the SEO community resulted in a direct response from Google’s Webmaster Trends Analyst John Mueller on April 6. Sorry — We had a technical […]

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Confirmed: Google Search Algorithm Update – March 2019

Latest Broad Core Algorithm Update Taking Effect This Week On March 13, Google confirmed that they were once again providing another broad core update to their search algorithm, and according to talk in the SEO community, this is shaping up to be the biggest update in a long time. The algorithm update started on March […]

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Google+ Shutting Down in April—Save Your Data!

Social Service Set to Close Following Low Usage, Data Breaches—Here’s How to Save Your Data Late last year, Google finally announced what many have been suspecting for some time: Google+, the company’s attempt at launching a social media platform, is shutting down on April 2. Now, they’re offering users ways to save their data from […]

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Twitter Insights Tool Tells You When it’s Time to Tweet

New Tool Offers Users More Info on Best Time and Day to Publish a Tweet Twitter launched a new insights tool that gives publishers access to data to help find the best day and time to tweet, based on user engagement. Dubbed “Timing is Everything,” this insights tool took months for the company to build […]

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Google’s New JavaScript and SEO Video Series Kicks Off

New Series Provides Greater Insight into How Google Approaches Programming Language On February 28, 2019, Google’s Webmaster Trends Analyst Martin Splitt announced he would be hosting a regular video series on the Google Webmaster YouTube channel. This series is dedicated to exploring how JavaScript, one of the most popular and common coding languages on the […]

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