Every year, publishers rank the most popular diets for weight loss. In most cases, this a practice in mental masturbation, because it leaves out the most important success factor of all: adherence. Instead, avoid cookie cutter recommendations with the Diet Index Enjoyability Total—or DIET. Read more...
Google recently announced that starting on April 21, 2015, it would incorporate a mobile-friendliness factor into its ranking algorithm. Almost as shocking as Villanova’s loss to NC State, this latest update is said to exclusively affect...Show More Summary
There is fierce competition every year for a space on Z/Yen's Global Financial Cities Index, and 2015 is no different. The ranks give cities a combined score based on five main factors: Business environment Financial sector development Infrastructure Human...Show More Summary
Nowadays, a website can not possibly be fast enough. Particularly because loading speed now constitutes a ranking factor for Google, optimizing the performance is a major task. There are a number of performance drags. One of the bigger ones is the often popular “share button” of the big social networks. Show More Summary
There was surprisingly little debate regarding my passive income investment rankings. Figuring out the five factor scores for each of the seven investments took about 10 hours to produce, so perhaps I was thorough enough to address all the points. Everybody agreed that dividend investing is one of the best ways to generate passive income. Read More...
Who has the best starting five in the NBA? And how do you determine that? It’s not as easy as just looking at records. Benches and injuries play into things as well. Even trades can factor in. For example, the Cleveland Cavaliers’ starting five is much better since they acquired J.R. Show More Summary
This post was originally published on the Kapost blog photo source: Mashable Earlier this month, Google announced that as of April 21st, they'll use mobile-friendliness as a ranking factor in their mobile search results. This is no surprise when you consider mobile statistics like these: Among U.S. Show More Summary
How Important Is Mobile, Anyway? March 13, 2015 Mobile optimization has been a ranking factor on Google for some time. But it’s about to matter a whole lot more. According to a recent post on Search Engine Land, “Google said it wants sites to prepare [for mobile optimization].”
The quality of your content is an important factor when it comes to your search rankings. No longer is content simply about the number of keywords, anchor text and links you have on your page. You also need to consider the quality, relevance, context and value of your website's content. Show More Summary
Offseason rankings are always a hot-button topic. Naturally, I expect this particular list—the top 10 quarterbacks heading into spring practices—to go over smoothly. As always, stats play a factor, but they're not the only thing. How...Show More Summary
First, stop assuming SEO is dead because the rules changed. If you are a business owner with a website, or a digital marketer offering services, you are aware of how important it is to connect with people interested in the products or services you or your clients offer. Show More Summary
Since the loading performance of a website has become a Google ranking factor, you should give the performance optimization top priority. Not only Google will rejoice at a fast WordPress website, it will be your readers, above all, who will appreciate your efforts and, in the end, it all comes down to them. Show More Summary
Getting to the top of Google’s rankings for local can be a very tough task. SEO’s place a lot of emphasis on external factors such as Google + listings, reviews, citations, and other various local optimization tactics. This is rightfully so as external factors do carry a lot of weight and link juice with them. Show More Summary
Google to Businesses: You Have Until April 21st to Get Mobile Friendly March 08, 2015 On April 21st, Google will officially update its search algorithm to consider mobile-friendliness as a ranking factor in Google search results.
The tech giant will surface mobile-friendly information and content from indexed apps more prominently in its search results.
Google dropped a major announcement today stating that, as of April 21st, the search giant will be extending the use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal throughout mobile search results. This change will affect worldwide mobile search results in all languages, and Google says it will have a “significant” impact. Show More Summary
In short, Google is pulling apps, mobile, and the web closer together.
The ATL has been ranked the fifth-happiest and the 16th-healthiest metro area, but just how does that break down? Here are some scientific (and unscientific) contributing factors to our overall wellbeing.