Crawling and Robots

Study Shows 29% Of Sites Face Duplicate Content Issues & 80% Aren’t Using Schema.org Microdata

Recently, Raven Tools conducted a study that has uncovered some major on-page elements that are being overlooked.  One of the biggest offenders that was pointed out in the study was duplicate content.  The results have identified that 29 percent of websites have duplicate content, and 80 percent of websites don’t use microdata. For more detail on …

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What Steps Can You Take To Find And Block Bad Bots?

To SEOs, when it comes to understanding Googlebot behavior we would use Log Files.  But did you know that they can be used to identify any bad bots that are crawling your site?  After all, finding out what bots are crawling your site is important, as these bots are executing JavaScript, inflating analytics, taking resources, and …

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What Are Some Key Questions To Unlock Growth Opportunities In Your SEO Audits?

When we, as an SEO, conduct SEO audits, we’re evaluating the technical condition of a website.  Some of the things that get covered include the website’s status, any issues with the technical setup, content, linking and the over all organic search performance. But really, there’s a lot more that goes into an audit.  The point …

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Google Search Console Warnings Issued For Blocking JavaScript & CSS

On the morning of July 28th, Google began sending out a new notification through the Google Search Console for those websites that seem t block their CSS and JavaScript assets. The warning begins with “Googlebot Cannot Access CSS & JS on…” and then goes on to explain that that if you continue blocking these particular assets, your website …

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The Ultimate Guide To Bing Webmaster Tools

Bing can be a great place for SEOs and webmasters, and Bing Webmaster Tools is evident of Microsoft’s dedication to those working with Bing to bring consumers great content. When I think of the ‘best’ webmaster tool, the first thing that would come to mind is Google’s Google Search Console.  But in reality, Bing Webmaster Tools is …

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