Category Archives: Google Webmaster Central Blog

Official news on crawling and indexing sites for the Google index

Expanding support for APAC Search Central Help Communities

As we’ve been continuously working to improve support for website owners in more language markets, we’re very excited to announce the opening of our Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, and Thai Search Central Help Communities with support from a global team of community managers that are dedicated to helping Product Experts.

What creators should know about Google’s product reviews update

Google Search is always working to show the most useful and helpful information possible, through testing, experimenting, and review processes. From this, we know people appreciate product reviews that share in-depth research, rather than thin content that simply summarizes a bunch of products. That’s why we’re sharing an improvement to our ranking systems, which we call the product reviews update, that’s designed to better reward such content.

What creators should know about Google’s product reviews update

Google Search is always working to show the most useful and helpful information possible, through testing, experimenting, and review processes. From this, we know people appreciate product reviews that share in-depth research, rather than thin content that simply summarizes a bunch of products. That’s why we’re sharing an improvement to our ranking systems, which we call the product reviews update, that’s designed to better reward such content.

New for education sites: Practice problems and Math solver structured data

In this post, we provide details to help you implement structured data on your practice problems and math solver pages to make your pages eligible to feature on Google Search as rich results. We also announce the new rich results status reports to help you make sure that your implementation is correct.

Providing better product information for shoppers

As global online video consumption continues to grow, Google aims to surface video content from diverse sources across the web. We want to make it easy for site owners to get their videos indexed and surfaced on Google. Today, we’re excited to share two new resources to help you optimize your videos for Google Search and Discover.

New resources for video SEO

As global online video consumption continues to grow, Google aims to surface video content from diverse sources across the web. We want to make it easy for site owners to get their videos indexed and surfaced on Google. Today, we’re excited to share two new resources to help you optimize your videos for Google Search and Discover.