Free Tools for Monitoring Hot Search Trends

UPDATE: For a more current list see my newer post: The Best Tools for Keyword Research, Competitive Analysis and Trending Topics. A tactic that some news and content sites employ is monitoring Google’s Hot Trends list in an effort to identify hot … [Continue reading]

Google News Optimization Tips

This week Google put out a video to give publishers more information on how Google News works and how best to optimize for it. I pulled out some of the more useful tips, combining information from some of the slides with additional details provided … [Continue reading]

Yahoo Adds Enhanced News Results to SearchMonkey

Yahoo SearchMonkey - Enhanced News Results

On Friday Yahoo announced new additions to its SearchMonkey enhanced results, including options for news content. SearchMonkey allows sites to use structured data to include additional information in their Yahoo search results such as addresses … [Continue reading]