Sharing advice from Google site clinic Dublin

Google Search Quality Team organized a small, free of charge pilot site clinic at Google in Dublin, and invited to webmasters from the neighborhood. These're some questions along with advice shared: “Should I believe SEO agencies that promise to make my site rank first in Google in a few months and with a precise number […]

Google Search Quality Team organized a small, free of charge pilot site clinic at Google in Dublin, and invited to webmasters from the neighborhood. These're some questions along with advice shared: “Should I believe SEO agencies that promise to make my site rank first in Google in a few months and with a precise number of links? No one can make that promise; therefore the short answer is no, you shouldn't. However, we've some great tips on how to find a trustworthy SEO in our Help Center. I have a website on a dot SO (.so) domain name with content meant for the Republic of Ireland. Will this hurt my rankings in the Irish search results? .so is the Internet country code top-level domain for Somalia. This’s one factor we look into not pointing to desired destination. But we do look at a larger number of factors when ranking your website. The extension of the domain name is just one of these. Your website can still rank in Irish search results if you’ve topic-specific content. However, keep in mind that it may take our algorithms a little bit longer to fully understand where to best serve your website in our search results.”

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