August 30, 2018

Mr. President, if your SEO sucks you're getting outranked.

Earlier this week President Donal Trump said Google was rigged: Google search results for “Trump News” shows only the viewing/reporting of Fake News Media. In other words, they have it RIGGED, for me & others, so that almost all stories & news is BAD. Fake CNN is prominent. Republican/Conservative & Fair Media is shut out.

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July 19, 2018

Google again changed the meta description length

In December we wrote about Google supporting meta descriptions up to 320 characters. In May they started making changes to the length of the meta description again. It seems as if Google went back to showing a maximum of 155 characters, their pre-December length, but that’s not the case. Google was also experimenting with the

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June 27, 2018

ContentKing now supports Schema.org markup

The praise and feedback from Google Search Console and Google Analytics integration releases left us beyond humbled. But there’s no time to rest on our laurels – we’re taking another step forward by adding support for Schema.org markup! New to Schema.org markup? Schema.org is a markup standard used to help search engines understand what’s on

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June 6, 2018

Humbling SEO Fails from the BigSEO community

Earlier this year, we asked the awesome /r/BigSEO redditors to tell us about the most embarrassing SEO fails they’ve ever witnessed. There were two prizes: one for the SEO fail that received the most upvotes, and one that was hand-picked by the BigSEO moderators (not us). We received 12 exotic and entertaining SEO fails!

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June 4, 2018

Why the Yoast SEO bug shouldn’t have affected your SEO

Last March the famous Yoast SEO plugin for WordPress made a release that contained a bug which resulted in thin content pages being made accessible. Over the weekend, Search Engine Journal wrote about it and the weeks before there were heated discussions going on on Twitter. What happened exactly, and more importantly: could it have been prevented? (hint: YES!)

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May 21, 2018

ContentKing + Google Analytics: a match made in heaven

Following right on the heels of our Google Search Console integration, ContentKing now also connects with Google Analytics! Bring your Google Analytics data to ContentKing Who likes long setup processes? Yeah, we don’t either. Just connect to Google Analytics and select the correct view. After that, you’ll be able to see your visitor and page

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May 21, 2018

Devastating SEO fails from the front lines

Murphy’s law applies even to SEO: things will go wrong. Now we’ll turn to some of the brightest SEO experts for interesting SEO fails they’ve witnessed: from websites that were made completely inaccessible to search engines to location redirects that devastated SEO performance. Check it out now!

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May 7, 2018

10 Little Great Improvements

We’re constantly improving ContentKing with new features and improvements, and already make sure you hear about our big “game changer” releases. This time we’re taking a minute to appreciate the little things in life – in this case the small improvements we’ve been rolling out. Let’s take a look at the 10 little big improvements

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