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10 Featured Snippet Optimization Tips: How to Win Spot Zero

George Drennan June 9, 2021 Featured snippets are prime real estate in the SERP. They sit at the top of the organic results and immediately grab the attention of searchers. They’re also increasingly common. Featured snippets are now present on 23% of all Google SERPs and get 8.6% of clicks, on average. If you’re doing … Continue reading 10 Featured Snippet Optimization Tips: How to Win Spot Zero

What Google’s Featured Snippet Deduplication Means for Your Site

Kristina Henry — April 3, 2020 On January 22, 2020, Google announced via Twitter that featured snippets will now be counted as one of the main organic search results, meaning that the same URL can no longer hold both the featured snippet and another organic listing on page one of Google. Google holds that this … Continue reading What Google’s Featured Snippet Deduplication Means for Your Site

No More “Double Dipping” on Featured Snippets—Does It Matter?

Derek Gleason — February 3, 2020 On January 23, Google announced that “If a web page listing is elevated into the featured snippet position, we no longer repeat it in the first page of results.” If a web page listing is elevated into the featured snippet position, we no longer repeat it in the first … Continue reading No More “Double Dipping” on Featured Snippets—Does It Matter?

Why Google Featured Snippets, Rich Answers Strategies Are Also Important For Publishers

Why Google Featured Snippets, Rich Answers Strategies Are Also Important For Publishers by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, November 20, 2019 Understanding and recognizing query intent is one of the most challenging aspects of search. For many marketers the ability to gain a greater understanding also means an increase in the total number of feature … Continue reading Why Google Featured Snippets, Rich Answers Strategies Are Also Important For Publishers

5 Types of Content to Create for Google’s Featured Snippets

Navneet Kaushal — September 20, 2018 Follow @navneetkaushal — September 20, 2018 Featured snippets are routinely called position zero in SERPs. They are concise answers to user queries appearing after PPC ads (if there are any on the page), and just before the first result for the query. Featured snippets are not instant answers, and … Continue reading 5 Types of Content to Create for Google’s Featured Snippets

Google Optimizing Featured Snippets? Analyzing Knowledge Graph Rates

Google Optimizing Featured Snippets? Analyzing Knowledge Graph Rates by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, June 26, 2018 The rate at which Google featured snippets and Knowledge Graph results are served up in search query results continues to change. While change makes it even more difficult for marketers and publishers to keep up, it’s necessary to … Continue reading Google Optimizing Featured Snippets? Analyzing Knowledge Graph Rates