Category: SEO Questions

Is There A Negative Effect For PR On A Page With Two Different Anchor Text?

  In the 271st episode of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if there is a negative effect for a PR on page with two different anchor text. The exact question was: Is there a negative effect for PR on one particular page when for user experience purposes I use multiple html anchor links in theto link to one other particular page??? And these are two different Anchor Text phrases. Thanks!

Should You NoIndex And NoFollow Categories In WordPress?

  In episode 271 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked if one should noindex and nofollow categories in WordPress. The exact question was: And we should both noindex AND nofollow categories or whats the current best practice there for a local service type site?

What Is The Point Of Siloing The Category If It Is Redirected To The Main Target Page?

  In episode 271 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked about the point of siloing the category if it is being redirected to the main target page. The exact question was: Hi guys, support told me to ask this question in here, thanks: I was going over the battleplan training and am confused on the categories. It was said we should do this: “”Permalink structure /%category%/%postname%/ Create main location pages to silo. Create category with same slug as page Setup 301 redirect to send the category page to the main target page.”” What’s the point of creating ... Read more

How Is The First Layer Of Breadcrumbs Determined On Google?

In episode 270 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked how the first layer of the breadcrumbs is determined by Google. The exact question was: How is the first layer of breadcrumbs determined on google? (please)

Can You Use The Same Syndication Network And RYS Stack For A Domain?

In episode 270 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if one can use the same syndication network and RYS stack for a domain. The exact question was: Can you use the same syndication network and RYS stack for a subdomain?

Will A Website’s Existing Schema Help Keep Rankings While Changes Are Made To Its Content And Images?

In episode 270 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked if a website’s existing schema can help keep rankings while changes are made to its content and images. The exact question was: hi guys i have a client who is ranked on page 1 for a few keywords but his bounce rate is high so now he wants to change the layout and content up on these pages as he says rankings dont matter if everyone just bounces. will trying to optimize the site for conversions by changing the images and unstructured data confuse google and hurt our ... Read more

Should You Link And Embed Links One At A Time Into The Google Site?

  In episode 270 of the weekly Hump Day Hangouts by Semantic Mastery, one viewer asked if one should link and embed links one at a time into the Google site. The exact question was: When embedding links into a goggle site, is it better to iframe the sheet with the links into the google site or is it better to iframe each link and embed them one at at time into the google site

Should You Create A New Website For Keywords That Have A Large Potential Audience Or Would You Rather Include To An Existing Brand?

  In episode 270 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if one should create a new website for keywords that have a large potential audience or is it better to include them to an existing brand. The exact question was: I have a niche website in a hobby education space which has been around for years and gets good (~130k/month) organic traffic. I’m looking at some projects for this year where it seems like there might be some advantages in terms of branding and SEO to spinning up new, separate websites. One is to target broader keywords ... Read more

What Are The Reasons Why Google Remove Multiple GMB Sites With Legit Home Addresses Of People Working In The Company?

  In the 270th episode of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked about the reasons why Google removed multiple GMB sites with legit home addresses of people working in the company. The exact question was: One more question. One of my clients had 6 of his GMB sites removed by Google. They were home addresses of people that worked at his company. Why would Google do that? And would PO boxes (without using “”PO Box”” in the address be the best thing to do to get ranked in 8 other suburbs.

How Do You Display 5-Star Reviews In Google Search Engine Results Page?

In episode 270 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one viewer asked how to display 5-star reviews in the Google search engine results page. The exact question was: Hi gang! How do you get the 5 stars that show up in some Google searches, it seems to be random but I’ve never been able to accomplish this.