Android Studio Adds App Indexing Testing and Validation

On Friday, Google announced Android Studio 2.0 (Beta), the latest release of its official Android IDE. Among the new features are some helpful additions for app indexing, which became a ranking signal in search results last year. “Adding App Indexing…

Google Search Console Adds New App Indexing Error Type

Last year, Google app indexing came into its own with the company officially making it a ranking signal and implementing it in iOS. Now, Google has announced a refresh of Android app-indexing crawl errors data in Search Console, simplifying the…

Google Updates App Indexing Docs

App Indexing has become a very important thing to take into consideration and pay attention to when it comes to Google search on mobile devices and optimizing for that. This year, Google added it as a ranking signal and even…

Facebook Lets Google Index Mobile App

Google is now reportedly indexing Facebook’s mobile app as part of its app indexing efforts. Google has been encouraging app developers to utilize its app indexing resources to enable mobile users to get to content within apps from Google search…

Google Reportedly Adds Another App Indexing-Related Ranking Signal

Back in February, Google announced two major mobile ranking signals back in February. The one that got the most attention and the nickname “Mobilegeddon” was a site’s “mobile-friendliness”. The other one was app indexing. Google would show content from apps…

New Google Video Discusses Getting Started With App Indexing

The Google Developers YouTube channel has a series called “Coffee with a Googler,” in which various Googlers share insights into various dev topics in a casual interview setting. The latest one focuses on what is one of Google’s newest mobile…

Watch This If You Want To Capitalize On One Of Google’s Newest Ranking Signals

Earlier this year, Google announced two major pieces of news with regards to how it ranks search results on mobile devices. The one that got the majority of industry coverage was related to the mobile-friendliness of sites. The other was…

Is Yelp’s CEO Right About Google And Interstitials?

Last month, Google shared findings of an internal study on interstitials, which it had previously implied could start negatively impacting people’s search rankings. Do you consider interstitials to be negative to the user experience? Are there ways in which they…

Recently Added Google Ranking Signal Benefits Etsy Sellers

It’s a good time to be an Etsy seller as far as visibility in Google search is concerned. Earlier this year, Google announced two major pieces of news with regards to how it ranks search results on mobile devices. The…

Include These Types Of Content In Your Business App To Get More Sales

People are spending more and more time with mobile apps, and that includes those that let them buy things. The problem for businesses hoping to break into that increasing app usage is that the number of apps people are using…