Category Archives: Google Updates & Algorithms

What You Need to Know About Google’s BERT Update

By Saba SEO, 9:00 am on November 20, 2019

The recent Google BERT update started out as a tweak. Instead, it’s a major deal. BERT, which stands for Bidirectional Encoder Representations from Transformers, has affected one in ten online searches. This sounds like a major change, but it’s really about small adjustments. BERT has to do with natural language searches. The experienced SEO professionals […]

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Learning About Google’s BERT Update in San Diego, CA

How Damaging Was the Bug in Google’s Index?

By Saba SEO, 9:00 am on June 28, 2019

A drop on Google’s index is always reason to, at the very least, find out what’s going on. When this happens to roughly 4 percent of Google’s index, it’s time to get suspicious. In fact, this is exactly what happened in April of 2019 when a deindexing bug impacted multiple URLs in Google’s index. But […]

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Bug in Google’s Index in San Diego, CA

Google Analytics & Direct Traffic

By Saba SEO, 9:00 am on June 26, 2019

In almost all cases, direct traffic refers to browsers who entered a URL directly into the web bar or accessed the site using a previously created bookmark. These types of sessions are normally read as direct traffic when the browser cannot determine a source for the visitor. This type of label simply means the visitor […]

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Direct Traffic And Google Analytics in San Diego, CA

Google My Business Explores Premium Features for a Monthly Fee

By Saba SEO, 9:00 am on May 31, 2019

Google My Business has been a free tool for organizations to list their businesses online, which has been essential for ranking in local SEO (search engine optimization) searches. Recently, Google has been sending out surveys asking businesses what they would want if Google My Business became a premium paid service, as this would change the […]

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Premium Features for a Google My Business Monthly Fee in San Diego, CA

Google’s Most Important Ranking Factors in 2019

By Saba SEO, 9:00 am on April 26, 2019

Google is constantly updating how they rank websites. They use information on the latest technology and user experience data to determine what makes a high-quality site. Knowing what to focus on will be a good strategy to help your site rank higher in 2019. Here’s what are likely to be the top ranking factors for Google […]

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Crucial Factors for Google Ranking in San Diego, CA

Things Google Wants on Every Website

By Saba SEO, 9:00 am on December 14, 2018

Knowing what Google wants on your website can help your site rank higher and get more visitors, which is like a roadmap to online success. By doing the things Google wants on your website, you’ll be rewarded. Here are a few things Google wants on every website, listed by the industry experts at Saba SEO, […]

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Things Google Wants on All Website in San Diego, CA

Advantages of Google’s Automatic Search Console Verification

By Saba SEO, 9:00 am on September 28, 2018

Google plans to make the process of verification on Google Search Console (GSC) easier. The search engine giant recently announced that websites will be verified in GSC if owners of those sites are already confirmed with Google Analytics. Website owners will no longer have to go through the process of manual verification to get full […]

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Google’s Automatic Search Console Verification

What Is Google’s Speed Update All About?

By Saba SEO, 9:00 am on September 12, 2018

Google’s planned page speed for mobile rollout is here. In a nutshell, it means page speed is now a mobile search ranking factor. Given the fact that more than half of all global website traffic now comes from mobile devices, the move isn’t much of a surprise. If you’re a webmaster, you’ll need to be […]

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A Brief Look at Google's Speed Update in San Diego, CA

The Google Speed Update Is Now Being Rolled Out

By Saba SEO, 9:00 am on August 24, 2018

In January 2018, Google announced a new algorithm change called the Speed Update. On July 9th, they started rolling out this update. The experts at Saba SEO, a leading SEO company in San Diego, discuss the key features of the latest Google update. Page speed has been a ranking factor for desktop searches since 2010. […]

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All You Need to Know About the Google Speed Update in San Diego, CA

Google Will Notify Reviewers When Business Owners Respond

By Saba SEO, 9:00 am on June 22, 2018

Google recently announced an important new change to their review system. People will now be notified with an email when a business responds to their reviews. This email will show the original review and provide a link to the response. In their announcement, Google also mentioned they plan to roll out mobile push notifications in […]

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Google Will Alert Reviewers to Business Owners’ Responses in San Diego, CA