Google Gets a Face-Lift and Bing Cracks Down

google-new-and-improvedGoogle has made several major changes in the way their search results look.  They made big changes both to their maps results and to their regular search results.  They also announced a new feature which could improve your local organizations search rankings.

Bing also made a couple of announcements warning webmasters that they are going to start lowering the rankings for websites that do two specific things.

Yahoo also made some updates to their local services.

I’ll tell you all about it and tell you about an upcoming offer in the video below:

“Hey Everyone!  Stick around ’till the end of this video to hear about a great offer!  Hi, I’m Kurt Steinbrueck with OurChurch.com, and this is our monthly SEO update…” For a full transcript, click here.

 

Google made some significant changes to the Google Maps results and to their regular search results.  Tell us what you think about the new look in the comments below.

Share Your Thoughts:

  • What do you think of Google’s updates?
  • What do you think about Bing’s announcement?  Do you think websites should be penalized for poor grammar?

Kurt Steinbrueck is the Director of Marketing Services with OurChurch.Com. He also serves on the leadership of Family of Christ Lutheran Church in Tampa, FL. You can find him on Google+ as .

2 Responses to “Google Gets a Face-Lift and Bing Cracks Down”

  1. greatpoetrymhf Mar 20, 2014 at 3:42 pm

    Thank you for sharing the gospel – good news – of social media in a real, regular and realistic manner. That is so important to anyone learning today.