10 Most Common SEO Mistakes of Online Ad Publishers [SEMrush Research]  Search Engine Journal

SEO can make or break your ad publishing business. Here are common SEO mistakes online ad publishers make and how to resolve them.


DomainTools Iris Investigation Platform 3.0 Product Review | SC Media  SC Magazine

DomainTools Iris Investigation Platform combines enterprise-grade domain intelligence and risk scoring with passive DNS. Domain Tools has longevity on its.


Search for missing duikerskoppel altogether: chance of Survival is too small  The Global Domains News

Torhout, The search for Kurt, Huberecht (53) and a friend, She Fiers (36) in his wed night complete stop. This is attested to in the Maritime Rescue and ...


In Search of a 21st-Century Joint Warfighting Concept  War on the Rocks

After two decades of counter-insurgency campaigns in Iraq and Afghanistan, the U.S. military is re-learning how to fight large, conventional conflicts.


Google Search Console Adds Auto-DNS Verification With Some DNS Providers  Search Engine Roundtable

Google announced it has added Auto-DNS verification with various domain name registrars to automate part of the verification flow. This is similar to what they ...


Google Begins Penalizing Domain Leasing  Search Engine Roundtable

Google issued a warning about sites that lease out its own subdomains and subfolders so that other companies can rank their *content* better on leased domains.


9 Ways to Use SEOZoom to Level Up Your Digital Marketing  Search Engine Journal

SEOZoom is a robust digital marketing suite with the tools you need to manage every aspect of your SEO strategy. Discover nine ways it can help your site.


GoDaddy Launches New SEO and Email Marketing Tool for SMBs  PCMag.com

Website hosting *service* GoDaddy has introduced Websites + Marketing, a tool that small businesses and entrepreneurs can use to grow their audiences using ...


The line between subdomain leasing and alternative revenue strategy  Search Engine Land

Sites operating under a subdomain or subfolder of another brand are attracting attention from SEOs as well as search engines. This trend has most recently ...


Meet SEMrush's Solution for Industry Benchmarking: Market Explorer  Search Engine Journal

SEMrush's new Market Explorer tool can be your secret weapon for market research, industry benchmarking, and competitive analysis.


How Google’s recent changes affect higher education websites  Search Engine Land

The past five years have seen constant upheaval in Google's search rankings formula. It's difficult to keep up, and universities are often behind the curve when it ...


The Search for Truth in Physics  Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...


Sonoma Valley Hospital loses 3-letter domain name to hijackers  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sonoma Valley Hospital loses its three-letter domain name to 'malicious pirates.'


After Backpage, U.S. Investigates Massage, Escort Websites That Now Dominate Market  The Wall Street Journal

A year after U.S. authorities closed Backpage.com, the biggest player in the online sex-for-sale industry, investigators are focused on three websites now ...


Bing Webmaster Tools Now Supports Domain Connect For Easier Site Verification  Search Engine Roundtable

Bing announced yesterday that it is now supporting Domain Connect, a third-party *service*, to make the process of site verification within Bing Webmaster Tools ...


SMX Overtime: Your questions answered about Google penalties and their impact on websites  Search Engine Land

Being an international conference speaker comes with a great advantage: one gets to discuss SEO with a lot of like-minded SEO professionals. In the course of ...


Scientists advance search for memory's molecular roots: Architecture of the cytoskeleton in neurons  Science Daily

The mechanism of a large, multidomain protein perfectly suited to help store long-term memories in neurons is detailed for the first time.


Cryptocurrency Domains Have Become Hot Property  Bitcoin News

These days digital currency-related domains are prime real estate on the web and some of these site names can sell for 5-7 figures.


Doritos Drops Brand And Logo For Color, Ingredients -- Can Search Do The Same? 08/26/2019  MediaPost Communications

Would consumers recognize brands if they dropped their name in organic and paid-search marketing and advertising campaigns and focused on color and ...


SEO Tips To Reverse Engineer Strategies For Higher Domain Ranking  Promotion World

There is no quick and easy fix when you are looking to strategize higher domain ranking at the SERPs. It all depends on how good you are at SEO and.


Sources say China used iPhone hacks to target Uyghur Muslims  TechCrunch

A number of malicious websites used to hack into iPhones over a two-year period were targeting Uyghur Muslims, TechCrunch has learned. Sources familiar ...


CSR : Induction program for HERO Talent Search – 2019 held in Jaipur  IndiaCSR

JAIPUR: An induction program for the beneficiaries of HERO Talent Search – 2019 organised here in Jaipur. The program aims to support the needy students ...


Do SEOs agree on Google ranking factors? How much do links and keywords matter? And what has changed since 2009?  Econsultancy

What are the most important Google ranking factors in 2019? SEOs are far from united on the answer to this question, as recent research by Rand Fishkin has ...


Google search update aims to show more diverse results from different domain names  Search Engine Land

Google announced on the Search Liaison Twitter account just now that it has updated its search results to show a more diverse set of search results. That means ...


How to set up Google Search Console domain verification for site-wide reporting data  Search Engine Land

A common issue with Google Webmaster Tools, now Google Search Console (GSC), is that it has had us verifying versions of our sites as different properties ...


Google Change Restricts Two Listings From Same Domain For Most Search Results  Search Engine Roundtable

Google announced last night, as I covered in detail at Search Engine Land, that they released another update earlier this week that finished rolling out yesterday ...


7 Basic SEO Best Practices You Can Learn from Huge Travel Brands  Search Engine Journal

Let's look at the huge travel websites dominating the SERPs today and learn which SEO best practices they're implementing in order to succeed.


Google Search Console gives us domain properties to replace property sets  Search Engine Land

Google announced it has launched “domain properties,” a feature that lets you see data from a whole domain in one view within Google Search Console.


Google Search Console drops preferred domain setting  Search Engine Land

Google announced it is no longer supporting the preferred domain setting in Google Search Console. In short, this feature is not moving from the old Google ...


How to Register a Domain Name for Your Website  PCMag.com

Looking to build a website? Your first step is registering a domain name, which can be daunting if you've never done it before. This primer details the steps you ...


Domain marketplaces should include these search functions  Domain Name Wire

These search parameters and features would improve domain discoverability. Graphic with the words Domain Search above a search box. A couple of ...


Google: Both Old Or New Domains Do Not Benefit You In Google  Search Engine Roundtable

Google's John Mueller had to come on Twitter and once again dispel the myth that the age of a domain name does not matter in terms of Google's ranking ...


How (and Why) to Change Your DNS Server  PCMag.com

The Domain Name System is an essential part of your internet communications. Upgrading to a better DNS server can make your surfing both faster and more ...


Sedo improves expired domain auction search  Domain Name Wire

Buyers can now search by SEO and Google metrics. Screenshot of Sedo's expired domains page. Domain name marketplace Sedo has improved the ...


C'mon domain marketplaces, let's make search better  Domain Name Wire

Another good search tool is gone, and I hope the domain marketplaces fill the void. Graphic with the words Domain Search above a search box. I've commented ...


Squarespace Totally Gets How Deeply Meaningful A Domain Search Can Be  Forbes

A website is just a website, but a domain is a placeholder for your dreams. Squarespace gets this. In periods of rapid innovation, the best strategy is to capitalize ...


Do Exact Match Domains Still Work Anymore?  Search Engine Journal

Exact match domains were once incredibly valuable for SEO, delivering great rankings and traffic. But do EMDs still work today? Let's explore.


Site Can’t Rank on Google: Is It a Legacy Domain Penalty?  Search Engine Journal

Google's John Mueller answers a question about a site that can't rank for its own brand. It seems like a legacy domain penalty.


Best domain registrars in 2019  TechRadar

Save money and hassle by using one of these top-notch domain registrars.


Tutorial: How to create a domain name suggestion tool  Domain Name Wire

Alvin Brown provides a tutorial on how to create a personalized domain name suggestion tool using GoDaddy's API. It's been a while since my last tutorial ...


Google: We Know When Domain Names Change Ownership  Search Engine Roundtable

Aaseesh from the Google Webmaster Trends Analysts team said in a Google Webmaster Help thread that Google understands when a domain name changes ...


Tips for the new GoDaddy Domain Manager  Domain Name Wire

Sorry, the old domain manager is gone. Here are some tips for using the new domain manager. GoDaddy customers have had access to the company's “new” ...


Google makes mobile-first indexing the default for all new domains  TechCrunch

At the end of 2018, Google said mobile-first indexing — that is, using a website's mobile version to index its pages — was being used for more than half the web ...


How to add more value to Whois lookup statistics  Domain Name Wire

GoDaddy should change how it calculates Whois lookups. The word WHOIS in blue and yellow letters on black background. Now that GoDaddy has retired its ...


Google Introduces the .Page Domain Name Extension  Search Engine Journal

Google Registry has introduced a new domain name extension, .page, which is now available for webmasters to register. For the time being, .page domains are ...


Google Opens Up .Dev Domain Name Registry to Everyone  Search Engine Journal

For the first time, Google is letting anyone register a domain using its .dev extension. Google has owned the .dev generic top-level domain name (gTLD) since ...


"Domain Name" is a pay-to-play search term on Google  Domain Name Wire

Just about everything above-the-fold is ads. For all of Google's talk about how website owners need to provide good *content* above the fold, not just ads, ...


Google Domain Diversity Change: Just The Facts  Digital Media Solutions

Announced June 6 via the Google SearchLiaison account on Twitter, Google has made a change to their search results to increase the diversity of *content* being ...


Google Search Console experiments with domain properties  Search Engine Land

Google is testing a new feature in Google Search Console to at least partially replace the old property sets feature with a new “domain properties” feature.


GrubHub is buying web domains for the restaurants it lists (updated)  Engadget

GrubHub's bid to conquer app-based food delivery may be hurting the web presences of the restaurants themselves. New Food Economy has discovered that ...


Video: Google Algorithm Updates, Domain Properties Replaced Property Sets & Google Ads Drops Average Position  Search Engine Roundtable

This week in search, I covered two different Google search algorithm updates that touched down in the past 7 days. Google has discontinued Property Sets in ...


Moz on Domain Authority 2.0: How SEOs should (and shouldn’t) use it  Search Engine Land

Moz has just upgraded its “domain authority” (DA) scoring. DA is intended to be a kind of proxy for and predict how well sites will rank and how they compare to ...


.cloud domains: a name that's made for fame  TechRadar

Global fame might not be the end goal for all of us, but when it comes to naming your company or product, and choosing your domain name, there's pressure to ...


Google on Ranking Power of Keyword Domains  Search Engine Journal

Google's John Mueller settled a long running debate as to whether keywords in the domain name matter. He also provided four insights about choosing domain ...


Opening the Door for Censorship: New Trademark Enforcement Mechanisms Added for Top-Level Domains  EFF

With so much dissatisfaction over how companies like Facebook and YouTube moderate user speech, you might think that the groups that run the Internet's ...


The features, uses and importance of domain hosting  TechRadar

Bouncegate's Ekalavya Hansaj explains what business owners need to know when selecting a domain name and hosting plan.


Google opens developer preview of AMP URLs showing publisher domain names  Search Engine Land

A big publisher frustration with AMP has been that their own domains don't display in the URLs when people click on AMP results from Google Search. Google ...


Where are your patients getting their information? No web domain dominates, report says  FierceHealthcare

It seems that no internet site has a clear dominance over healthcare-related searches, leaving a lot of room for healthcare systems, hospitals and payers to grab ...


What startup names are most effective?  TechCrunch

Entrepreneurs take a long journey when naming their brainchild, comparable to a parent naming their own flesh and blood. There are many reasons behind ...


Domain Packages Begin Filling the Gap Between Sales of Individual Domains and Entire Portfolios  Domain Name Journal

When top tier domains are put up for sale owners almost always try to sell them individually on their own merits. Occasionally, however, some will offer an entire ...


There are fundamental problems with relying only on Domain Authority metrics  Search Engine Land

The metrics which come from various SEO tools – be it Ahrefs, Moz, MajesticSEO or others – have been a hot topic ever since their conception. Metrics, like ...


Why SEO Pros Shouldn’t Rely Solely on Link Metrics  Search Engine Journal

Are you building links and relying on metrics to make a decision? Read this guide and see why you should NOT just rely on metrics.


Google Search now supports signed exchanges, replacing AMP URLs with actual site addresses  VentureBeat

Google's new AMP signed exchanges feature replaces AMP URLs with actual site addresses, and confers other security benefits.


The end of the text ad  Domain Name Wire

Google Adsense continues to move away from text-only ads. Image of new Google Adsense ad styles that show both text and graphical elements such as.


REVEALED: Two More Google Blacklists Designed To Remove ‘Fringe Domains’ And Op-Eds From Special Search Results  The Daily Caller

At least two other blacklists are applied to Google's web answers feature, documents obtained by The Daily Caller indicate.


Google Explains What to Do if You’ve Acquired a Domain With Bad History  Search Engine Journal

Google's John Mueller has provided some guidance on what site owners should do if they've acquired a domain with bad history attached to it. This topic came ...


Protests over plan to change domain pricing  BBC News

Protests have greeted plans to remove a cap on the price of web domains that end in .org, .biz and .info. This change could hit a lot of charities, many of which ...


Amazon wins domain name dispute with Latin American governments  Financial Times

Amazon has provisionally won the right to the “. amazon” domain name, following a years-long dispute with eight Latin American governments.


Free.games domain sold at a big profit  Domain Name Wire

WebQuest bought the domain name as part of a $100,000 package; sold free.games for $335,000. Free.games domain name with casual game in background.


Google is aware of sites hosted on another’s subdomain  Search Engine Land

Google has stated that hosting *content* in a subdomain or subfolder of another entity's site is not against its guidelines, but that it is improving its systems to ...


That Domain You Forgot to Renew? Yeah, it's Now Stealing Credit Cards  Krebs on Security

If you own a domain name that gets decent traffic and you fail to pay its annual renewal fee, chances are this mistake will be costly for you and for others. Lately ...


This ad sends people to Google instead of the advertiser's website  Domain Name Wire

Baillie Gifford makes a risky bet. Magazine ad for Baillie Gifford Investment Managers from The Economist, with call-to-. An ad in The Economist asks people to ...


Apple just embarked on a serious "Siri" hiring spree  Thinknum Media

Something is afoot at Apple ($NASDAQ:AAPL), and it has a lot to do with Siri. In early April, Apple was hiring about 125 people for its Siri development team.


Microsoft open-sources a crucial algorithm behind its Bing Search services  TechCrunch

Microsoft today announced that it has open-sourced a key piece of what makes its Bing search services able to quickly return search results to its users.


Google works on spotting dodgy 'evil domains'  BBC News

Google is working on a way for Chrome to do a better job of spotting fake websites that seek to trick people into handing over personal information.


Leave.EU may keep name after no-deal Brexit if ownership handed to EU citizen  The Guardian

Leave.EU will be allowed to keep its name after a no-deal Brexit, the European commission has announced – but only if it transfers ownership of the domain ...


Amazon secures its own '.amazon' domain  Retail Dive

Amazon recently won a seven-year battle to quite literally capture the last word in e-commerce. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ...


Dynamic email in Gmail launches for all domains on July 2  VentureBeat

In March, Google announced the beta release of dynamic email in Gmail, which enables companies to inject messages with interactive *content* like ...


Rightsholders Want to Completely Delist 'Pirate' Domains From Search Results  TorrentFreak

In a closed-door meeting this week to discuss the formation of a new anti-piracy law, rightsholders in Russia proposed that pirate sites should be completely ...


AICPA will oversee new .cpa Internet domain  Accounting Today

The American Institute of CPAs has been selected to oversee the newly minted Internet domain, .cpa, by the Internet's global governing body.


The Latest Google Search Console Updates: What You Need to Know  Search Engine Journal

Google Search Console is evolving at a rapid pace. Find out everything you need to know about all of the latest feature changes here.


Google: No SEO Benefit To Having Images On Your Own Domain Name  Search Engine Roundtable

Google's John Mueller said again that there is no specific SEO benefit for hosting your images on your own domain name. You can host them on your domain ...


What is Domain Authority and Why Is It Important to Your Website?  Small Business Trends

What is domain authority? It's one of the ranking factors that will help to determine where your website winds up on search engine result pages (SERPs).


MicroStrategy Sells Voice.com Domain Name for $30 Million  Business Wire

MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of enterprise analytics and mobility software, today announced that it has so.


Using Microsoft Azure DNS service to delegate a new Internet domain  TechGenix

Creating a domain on the Internet and then leveraging it by using Azure DNS *service* to provide a high available and resilient *service* to that new domain is a ...


Google is Testing a Way to Add All of a Site’s Subdomains to Search Console  Search Engine Journal

Google Search Console is testing a way for users to add all data for a site's subdomains, protocols, and subpaths.


Multilingual SEO: A Guide to URL Structure  Search Engine Journal

International and multilingual SEO is arguably one of the more challenging disciplines within the SEO remit. This is shown by the number of websites that have ...


Google Limits Search Results Per Domain for More Diversity – How Does This Affect Law Firms?  Bigger Law Firm Magazine

Early June, Google released a change to how search results are handled and displayed. On the surface, the latest change seems like an oxymoron. Limiting ...


Google’s Diversity Update Gives Smaller Sites a Chance to Rank  Search Engine Journal

A study on the effect of Google's diversity update concludes smaller sites have a chance to rank for competitive keywords.


These are all the federal HTTPS websites that’ll expire soon because of the US government shutdown  TechCrunch

We like to think of ourselves as nerds here at TechCrunch, which is why we're bringing you this. During the government shutdown, security experts noticed ...


How to Transfer a Domain Name  PCMag.com

It's one of the most basic aspects of web hosting, but most people do it so seldom that they probabl.


Google asks Chrome users for help in spotting deceptive sites  Computerworld

Google this week asked for help in identifying suspicious websites, offering users of its Chrome browser an add-on that lets them rat out URLs. The Suspicious ...


Picking The Right Domain Name for Your Cannabis-Related Website  The DMO

Every marijuana-related brand and business in the 21st century needs to have a website. Since every site needs a domain name, it is important to pick the right ...


Searchmetrics: Google’s diversity update did impact search results  Search Engine Land

Searchmetrics published a study on the recent Google diversity update that showed that the update did indeed have an impact on the overall diversity of ...


The solar marketing revolution you've never heard of: New top-level domains  Solar Power World

By Sara Carbone, freelance copywriter at Create Velocity Solar marketing can be tough. Contractors are working to differentiate themselves in a crowded.


Google has transferred ‘duck.com’ domain to competitor DuckDuckGo  9to5Google

Google owns a lot of domains for a variety of reasons, but one that has caused headaches for some people has been the domain “duck.com.” Now, Google has ...


Exact-Match Domain Names And Why Investors Value Them  Forbes

Your website's domain name is the digital real estate your entire brand is built upon. Great domains are easy to remember, type in and share. With thousands of ...


There's An Underground Economy Selling Links From The New York Times, BBC, CNN, And Other Big News Sites  BuzzFeed News

I'm very impressed,” wrote a satisfied customer who paid to have a link in an old New York Times article redirected to their website.


Google Pops the Redirect Link Building Balloon  Search Engine Journal

Google's John Mueller offered insights about how Google treats a popular black hat link building trick. His answer deflated the benefits of the strategy and also ...


Google: Mobile-First Indexing Goes By Root Domain; Your Subdomains Move Over With Root  Search Engine Roundtable

Google's John Mueller said on Twitter that when your root domain is moved over to mobile-first indexing, that means all your subdomains move with it. I suspect ...