Google Search Engine Optimization

New Retired Google Crawlers Document With DuplexWeb-Google Being Retired

Google has updated its Google Crawler / User Agent help document with a new section for "Retired Google crawlers." With that, Google announced the retirement of the short-lived DuplexWeb-Google User Agent. Go to Source Author: barry@rustybrick.com (Barry Schwartz) Blog Name: Search Engine Roundtable A well-rounded view on search engines and...

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Google Search Engine Optimization

Google: We Have Algorithms To Detect & Demote AI Altered Plagiarized Content

Duy Nguyen from Google's search quality team said in the Google office hours video that Google has "algorithms to go after" those who post AI plagiarized content, he the algorithms can "demote site scraping content from other sites." Go to Source Author: barry@rustybrick.com (Barry Schwartz) Blog Name: Search...

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Google Search Engine Optimization

Google: A Page’s Content Does Not Need To Be Indexed For That Page To Be Indexed

Here is a good one-liner from Google's John Mueller on the technicalities of the Google index. John said on Twitter "A page's content doesn't need to be indexed for a page to be indexed." Go to Source Author: barry@rustybrick.com (Barry Schwartz) Blog Name: Search Engine Roundtable A well-rounded view...

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