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How Google is destroying trust in its own results

Posted on 12. Apr, 2012 by .


Google is showing more sites with Rich Snippets review data in its results. It allows sites to use structured markup to code customer review statistics on their pages. This is all well and good except that site owners have started to take liberties.   What Google appears to think users say on seeing rich snippets such [...]

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No. 11 – SEO Advent Tip

Posted on 11. Dec, 2011 by .


Day 11 of the bigmouthmedia SEO Advent Calendar. You can read day 10 here. Got a Mobile App? Don’t forget to use App Mark Up Adding Mark-up to your apps and software can enhance your search listings and click through rates. So why not give yourself an early Christmas present this year and get involved.More [...]

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A Rich (Snippets) History

Posted on 26. Sep, 2011 by .


Google appears to be releasing new types of Rich Snippets at an increasing rate.  Rich snippets were officially launched in May 2009 and after that initial launch it was a full eight months before any new types were released (events).  In the last 5 months Google has launched 4 new types of snippets based on structured [...]

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Google Launches Product Snippets in UK

Posted on 31. Aug, 2011 by .


Google appear to have launched product Rich Snippets in the UK. They have previously only been available in the United States. In the case below for Boots’ fantastically named Smoothies Soul Soother shower gel the “in stock” information appears to be generated from information in Boots’ Google Shopping feed.  The page does use structured product [...]

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