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Google Updates and Algorithm Secrets

Written by Paul Steinbrueck

Welcome to OurChurch.Com’s monthly SEO Update for April 2016, keeping you up to date on what’s happening in the world of search and how it affects you.

This month we’ve got lots of big news about Google including another update related to mobile-friendliness. Plus Google has revealed the top 3 factors in their search ranking algorithm.

Let’s get to this month’s search engine news…

“Hi I’m Paul Steinbrueck and welcome to OurChurch.Com’s monthly SEO Update…”
For an outline of the video, click here.
April 2016 Search Marketing Headlines:

1) Search vs Social
2) Google Mobilegeddon 2 Coming in May
3) Google Reveals Top 3 Search Ranking Factors
4) Google Reveals Top 3 Local Search Ranking Factors
5) Google Tremors

– Are you prepared for Mobilegeddon 2?
– What do you think of Google’s top 3 search ranking factors?

About the author

Paul Steinbrueck

Paul Steinbrueck is co-founder and CEO of OurChurch.Com, husband, father of 3, blogger. You can follow him on Twitter at @PaulSteinbrueck and add him to your circles at Google+ as +Paul Steinbrueck.


  • Good to know! Links, content, and mobile friendliness are huge. "Rank Brain" will be my next major research topic.

  • Kurt, here's the best article I've read about RankBrain so far:

    It indicates RankBrain is some sort of artificial intelligence system, but from a search marketing perspective, I don't find that very helpful because it doesn't tell us what RankBrain is looking at or learning from. Hopefully you can decipher more about RankBrain in your research.

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