Podcasts Can Be Hard to Find I’ve been listening to a lot of podcasts lately. They can be fun to listen to while doing chores around the house, like watering plants, washing dishes, cooking meals, and cleaning up. There are podcasts on many different subjects that I am interested in. A good number about Search … Read more Google Podcasts App and Making Podcasts Easier to Find
Google News Recommendations I’ve seen posts from SEO by the Sea show up in search results with an “In the News” heading above them, even though my site hasn’t officially been accepted in Google News. Some blog posts that have been given that “In the News” treatment have been criticized lately. See: Google does a … Read more Google News Recommendations and the Google Knowledge Base
These details come from an anonymous source who also gave us a bit more details on the project. The report states there will be a new feature integrated, allowing users to outline specific areas of the image in order to directly target their searches. Added 1/13/2020 – Google Goggles no longer exists, but many of … Read more New Visual Search Photo Features from Google
Google is organizing more and more things in its index based upon entity numbers. I have a couple of examples for you that show how they are being used. It’s possible that you may have missed a reference to Freebase Entities in a Google Research Blog post from 2013. I missed it myself. The post … Read more Image Search and Trends in Google Search Using FreeBase Entity Numbers
Google was granted a patent this week about how Google may rank some search results, by looking at watch times. The patent appears to be aimed at video content, but it tells us that it might be applied to how long someone might watch a page after they’ve been delivered to the page, even if … Read more Google Watch Times Algorithm For Rankings?