Technical SEO

Technical SEO

Every Googlers tweets about canonicals, hreflang, redirects, etc...

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Written by Matthis Duarte 

If I change my title by using GTM with JavaScript: will it go in the index with updated JS title?

Martin Splitt talks about JavaScript, titles and rendering:   Ah that’s a beautiful example of the complications. We might. We might not, because the other...

Written by Matthis Duarte
décembre 15, 2020

Do changing a site’s underlaying infrastructure can impact Googlebot behavior?

Garry Illes talks about how changing a site’s underlaying infrastructure can impact Googlebot behavior.   Fun fact: changing a site’s underlaying infrastructure like servers, IPs,...

Written by Matthis Duarte
novembre 23, 2020

How much time should you keep old redirects?

John Muller talks about redirects.   I’d usually try to keep redirects in place for as long as possible, at least for a year so...

Written by Matthis Duarte
novembre 22, 2020

What kind of signals is Google using for canonicalization?

John Muller talks about the weight of a redirect into the canonicalization process.   Redirects are a signal for canonicalization, but they’re not the only...

Written by Matthis Duarte
novembre 22, 2020

Does Google discover links in code comments?

Martin Split talks about links in code comments.   So, after a bit of digging and pending a bit of testing (I’m fairly convinced on...

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novembre 22, 2020

Should you use a loading screen on your website?

John Muller talks about using a loading screen on a website.   To be blunt, perhaps don’t show a loading screen and instead just show...

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novembre 22, 2020

Are double slashes an issue for Google Bot?

John Muller talks about the double slash in URLs.   If it works in a browser, it should work for search. “//” is generally considered...

Written by Matthis Duarte
novembre 22, 2020

Does hosting your images on your own website has any impact?

John Muller talks about images and hosting.   It doesn’t matter how you host the images, there’s no SEO-bonus for having them on the same...

Written by Matthis Duarte
novembre 22, 2020

Does achieving a 100 score in Lighthouse makes you a good SEO?

Garry Illes talks about Lighthouse scores. I don’t know whose bubble I’m gonna burst with this, but “achieving a SEO score 100” in Lighthouse just...

Written by Matthis Duarte
novembre 21, 2020

Are sitemaps important?

John Muller talked about the importance of sitemaps for a website. It seems like something to fix regardless. Making a sitemap file automatically seems like...

Written by Matthis Duarte
avril 3, 2015