Google Treats Subdomains and Subdirectories the Same, John Mueller Says by @MattGSouthern

Google Treats Subdomains and Subdirectories the Same, John Mueller Says by @MattGSouthern

John Mueller, a Bing Webmaster Trends Analyst, reported in a company hours hangout this few days that subdomains and subdirectories tend to be addressed similar in Bing search.

A question emerged about whether or not there is a big change between making use of a subdomain, like example.google.com, versus a subdirectory, like google.com/example.

Mueller provided an extremely succinct and answer that is straightforward saying Bing treats each of all of them similar.

He acknowledged that we now have powerful views on either part but, just how he views it, relevant content is grouped collectively on a single site whenever possible. read more

Google’s John Mueller on Ranking for Featured Snippets by @martinibuster

Google’s John Mueller on Ranking for Featured Snippets by @martinibuster

Google’s John Mueller was expected in a Webmaster Hangout about the factors that are ranking to featured snippets. Mueller provided advice that is helpful from what is certainly not a ranking factor for showcased snippets. He then provided information that is useful the type of content that Google tended to promote as a featured snippet.

What is a Featured Snippet?

A showcased snippet is an overview that responses a search-engine user’s query. It’s particularly of good use for users on a mobile product also those voice search that is using. One can grumble about these kinds of results not traffic that is sending******)but they do send some traffic. The pragmatic method is the fact that someone’s likely to take advantage of that traffic you. read more