Navneet Kaushal

About the author: Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal is the founder and CEO of PageTraffic, an SEO Agency in India with offices in Chicago, Mumbai and London. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet's expertise has established PageTraffic as one of the most awarded and successful search marketing agencies.

Google Knowledge Graph May Show Up for about 25% of All Google Queries

Jan 17, 2015 | 1,782 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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About 25% of all searches done on Google may display a knowledge graph related answer or box, according to Steven Levy, an American journalist who has been researching Google’s organic search. He eked out the information from the interviews he conducted with the the key players and decision makers on the Google search team.

Google appears comfortable with a ballpark estimate of about 25 percent evoking a Knowledge Graph answer, but won’t say it officially.

Weekly Infographic: Why Should you Create Content for SEO in 2015?

Jan 16, 2015 | 1,454 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Creating content for SEO isn't a new concept for marketers. They have been doing this for years. However, the scenario has rather changed.

content for seo Weekly Infographic: Why Should you Create Content for SEO in 2015?

54 Percent Mobile Users Rely on Search to Find Mobile Content – IAB Report

Jan 16, 2015 | 1,678 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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A research report released by The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) drops hints to marketers to accord as much value to mobile search as to the apps. The report has highlighted the often underrated importance of the mobile web.

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While survey respondents perceived themselves to be using the mobile web and apps equally, comScore data suggested otherwise. According to the measurement metrics, mobile users spend 88 percent of their time in apps.

Google Adds Official Ticket Links, Delegated Event Listings & More to the Knowledge Graph

Jan 16, 2015 | 1,120 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Following the footsteps of last year, where Google launched a new way for musical artists to list their upcoming events on Google: schema.org markup on their official websites, this year Google is expanding this program in 4 ways.

Brands & Businesses: Use Structured Data Markup to Add or Modify Social Accounts in Knowledge Graph

Jan 16, 2015 | 1,092 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Google has started to display social media accounts other than G+ for the businesses and brands in the knowledge graph box, as reported by Search Engine Land.

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Right now, Google is pulling profiles from Google+, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, and MySpace & displaying only the most relevant ones while responding to the user's search query.

Google Introduces New Structured Data Testing Tool, Improves Document, and More

Jan 16, 2015 | 1,085 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Structured data markup helps in better discovery of content in search results and across Google properties. Google has announced several updates that will help webmasters author & publish markup on website.

New Structured Data Testing Tool

It will better reflect how Google interprets structured data markup of a web page.

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Here are the features of the tool:

Google Asking for Feedback on Web Search & Webmaster Tools

Jan 16, 2015 | 1,230 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Google is asking webmasters for suggestions, feedback, and ideas to make Webmaster Tools and Google Web Search better. In a Google+ post, the Google Webmaster team asked:

"What would you like to see from Google Websearch & Webmaster Tools in 2015".

Webmasters can submit their feedback via Google Moderator as well as vote for ideas submitted by others.

Visit this link, to submit or vote for feedback.

Updated Android & iOS Google Maps App Gives More Control to Business Owners & Users

Jan 16, 2015 | 1,038 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Google updates Maps app, giving more control to business owners and an efficient restaurant search & sharable directions experience to the users.

The updated Android app will let business owners claim listing pages in order to manage their information on Maps. Google has also made it easier to target the restaurants on the basis of the cuisine type in the iOS app update.

Lucinda Southworth Continues To Be In News!

Aug 1, 2014 | 45,833 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Larry Page & Lucinda Southworth

Lucinda “Lucy Southworth”, wife of one of the world’s most influential men and Google co-founder Larry Page has finished her doctorate in biomedical informatics at Stanford University. Her research was on a comparative analysis of expression data in Eukaryotic organisms. She is a graduate from the University of Pennsylvania and holds a Masters in Science from Oxford University. Both Page and Brin also studied as graduate students in Stanford University before they decided to start Google in 1998.

Infographic of the Week – A Pictorial Way of Keeping a Track of Facebook Ad Sizes and Dimensions!

Nov 22, 2013 | 2,160 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Facebook is now and then coming up with a number of advertising updates, which is making it difficult for marketers to remember all the specifications & dimensions of Facebook Ads.

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To brush up your Facebook ad skills, here's an infographic by TechWyse that captures the most vital details & requirements for Facebook ad units.

TechWyseAdSizeInfographic Infographic of the Week   A Pictorial Way of Keeping a Track of Facebook Ad Sizes and Dimensions!