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December 09, 2016
Even though John hosts Webmaster Central hangout chats to answer people’s questions directly, some people still think Google doesn’t shoot them straight.

December 05, 2016
Is it a good SEO idea to create multiple pages for a single product in order to highlight each specific feature? Here’s what Google had to say.

November 29, 2016
If your website's category pages aren’t ranking well, the first thing you should consider is how useful they are to users.

November 22, 2016
Can some black hat SEO tactics be overlooked by Google? John Mueller of Google explains their approach to avoiding some spammy SEO tactics.

November 15, 2016
Google doesn’t use the same metrics from Google Analytics to determine organic rankings. However, they do note some key user behaviors can influence your position in the SERPs.

November 08, 2016
Not all duplicate content is looked at the same in the eyes of Google. In some cases it’s not a big deal and won’t hurt your site’s rankings. Read more.

October 26, 2016
You may have already read in our previous blog posts that Google uses over 200 ranking signals to determine which pages show up for a search. Here's what Google says about how often they update the signals.

October 19, 2016
We’re psyched to announce SearchRPM’s Michael Ramirez was selected to be a mentor on the fundamentals of SEO at SXSW 2017! Read the full story.

October 18, 2016
One keyword feature that Webmaster Trends Analyst John Mueller critiqued in a recent hangout video was the content keywords significance report. Find out why!

October 13, 2016
Recently Google announced that Penguin is officially part of their core algorithm. What does that mean for your website? Let’s find out!