Google’s September 2023 update on “Helpful Content”

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So, it’s now October 2023 and Google has finished (apparently) rolling out its new Helpful Content update. This update purports to be more accepting of AI-generated content and raises concerns about third-party content on main sites or subdomains. Additionally, there’s advice for sites seeing a traffic drop post-update. Main Points: Key Questions: Like all of … Read more

How I got a backlink from the BBC website

Getting a backlink from a highly reputable and authoritative website like the BBC isn’t easy. It’s a bit of a cliche in SEO circles, with the BBC and Forbes being perhaps the two most quoted “holy grail” sources for desirable backlinks. However, as you can see from the Google Search Console (aka Webmaster Tools) image … Read more