Tag Archives: Knowledge

How Schema Markup Enhances Your Google Knowledge Panel

By | October 15, 2021

When you Google a person, place, organization or thing, you may have noticed an information box popping up on the right-hand side, called the right rail, of Google search results. That’s a Google Knowledge Panel. On desktop, they’re very easy to spot! You can identify a knowledge panel by the share button that appears beside the entity name.… Read More »

Search News Buzz Video Recap: Google Search Algo Updates, Title Link Doc, Continuous Scroll, Knowledge Panel Updates & More

By | October 15, 2021

This week, we covered yet another Google search ranking algorithm update this past weekend. Some of the tracking tools went nuts this week, but I think it might be related to the UI changes Google rolled out, I am not sure. Google released new help docs on titles and snippets, with a new term named title link. Google… Read More »

Podcast knowledge panels go live in Google Search

By | October 14, 2021

Google seems to be rolling out podcast-based knowledge panels in Google Search. When you search for your favorite podcast, you might see a new knowledge panel show up in the search results. Example. Here is an example for the Azeem Digital Asks podcast showing up with a new knowledge panel on the right hand side of the desktop… Read More »

Podcasts Google Knowledge Panels Go Live

By | October 14, 2021

Looks like Google has pushed out knowledge panels for podcasts the other day. Many SEOs are podcasters have noticed it over the past day or so. These knowledge panels join the many other flavors and verticals that support knowledge panels in Google Search. Here are screenshots from Matt Artz, Jason Barnard, Azeem and others on Twitter: Thank you… Read More »

Google Rolling Out New Knowledge Panel Design With Buttons At Top

By | October 14, 2021

After months of testing, it seems Google is now rolling out the new design for the knowledge panels where the buttons are at the top of the search results. We’ve seen this design on mobile for some time, but now it is also fully on desktop. This is also being rolled out with the new full width design.… Read More »

Rewritten Queries and User-Specific Knowledge Graphs

By | October 13, 2021

Sharing is caring! Rewritten Queries On Search Engines Using Mobile Devices People write queries for search engines to find answers that fill their situational or informational needs. A recently granted patent from Google describes how a search engine might provide rewritten queries for people searching using handheld mobile devices such as mobile phones. Queries are rewritten using annotations… Read More »

Google Knowledge Panel Categories Change Based On Query

By | September 30, 2021

Did you know that the categories or buttons Google shows at the top of some knowledge panels are query dependent? Meaning that the categories and the order Google places the buttons can dynamically change based on the query the searcher entered into Google Search. I am honestly not sure if this is new, I feel it is not,… Read More »

Google: Avoid Using Knowledge Graph IDs For SameAs Property

By | September 7, 2021

Google’s John Mueller said technically you can use the knowledge graph ID URL for the URL in your SameAs property but it is not recommended. It is not recommended because that ID might change, so you probably want to use URLs that are less likely to change than the knowledge graph ID. The question was asked at the… Read More »

46 SEO Job Interview Questions to Assess a Candidate’s Knowledge

By | September 2, 2021

Interviews in the SEO world can be tough. Every SEO professional has a different opinion regarding search ranking factors and their importance, and the answer “it depends” is a common industry saying for a reason. Your day-to-day job isn’t the SATs… it’s more important to try and get an idea of how candidates think than if they’ve memorized… Read More »