Tag: kb json-ld search engine update

Will Google be using JSON-LD for the foreseeable future?

A JSON-LD for SEO customer asked yesterday about the future of JSON-LD which was rather timely given recent news with data-vocabulary: Is there a chance the app could become redundant in the future? Or will Google be using JSON-LD for the foreseeable future? No one can predict the future of Google but they have been …

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Google Image Search is now showing product availability

Google is always changing how their search results work. Usually to the annoyance of SEOs but sometimes… sometimes a change is good. Recently Google Image Search started showing the product availability in the Rich Results for image searches. Both in the result lists: and in the details: This brings Image Search closer to regular Search’s …

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A new easy way to have your search results attract more traffic

Recently Google updated the design of the search results on desktop. The big difference is that they are now showing the favicons for each site (favicon = favorites icon). You can see a few of them in the above search. They let you add a bit of branding and color to the search results. Though …

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Google’s new search results style

Last month I noticed Google updated the desktop search results styles. They are always testing new styles but since I noticed this on April 1st I decided to wait a bit to see if they held steady or were a another April Fool’s joke. Almost two months later, they appear to be the new regular. …

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Breadcrumb structured data is now analyzed by Google Search Console

Fresh on the trail of the structured data algorithm update, Google Search Console has also released a new structured data report for Breadcrumbs and started emailing websites about it. Breadcrumb structured data reports now available in Google Search Console Many Shopify themes have had problems with Breadcrumb data, some with coding errors going back years. …

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Goodbye Review Rich Results for article and blog posts

While investigating Google’s new Rich Results rules in their latest algorithm update I noticed something omitted. Specifically, we’ll only display reviews with those types (and their respective subtypes) […] Followed by a big list of data types that are allowed to have Review Rich Results. But Article and BlogPosting are no longer listed. In the …

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Google’s new Review Rich Result rules

After years of guessing, testing, and arguing with SEOs about how Review Rich Results work… many of my findings have finally been confirmed by Google this week. Unfortunately, that’s going to blow up a lot of websites who have received bad advice or don’t have something like JSON-LD for SEO watching over their structured data. …

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