Our Favorite Posts Of Last Week (Feb 09, 2020)

A case study of 2,000 Featured Snippets about deduplicating

After the chaos around the deduplication of Featured Snippets in the Google search results, I gave in to the itch and analyzed 2,000 Featured Snippets of www.g2.com. I’m happy to be first in line when it comes to screaming about a new feature or decision Google made that hurts websites.
Link: https://www.kevin-indig.com/a-case-study-of-2000-featured-snippets-about-deduplicating/
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Using the Apriori algorithm and BERT embeddings to visualize change in search console rankings

One of the biggest challenges an SEO faces is one of focus. We live in a world of data with disparate tools that do various things well, and others, not so well. We have data coming out of our eyeballs, but how to refine large data to something meaningful.
Link: https://searchengineland.com/using-the-apriori-algorithm-and-bert-embeddings-to-visualize-change-in-search-console-rankings-328702
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Using the Apriori algorithm and BERT embeddings to visualize change in search console rankings

One of the biggest challenges an SEO faces is one of focus. We live in a world of data with disparate tools that do various things well, and others, not so well. We have data coming out of our eyeballs, but how to refine large data to something meaningful.
Link: https://searchengineland.com/using-the-apriori-algorithm-and-bert-embeddings-to-visualize-change-in-search-console-rankings-328702
Word Count: 1619

Using the Apriori algorithm and BERT embeddings to visualize change in search console rankings

One of the biggest challenges an SEO faces is one of focus. We live in a world of data with disparate tools that do various things well, and others, not so well. We have data coming out of our eyeballs, but how to refine large data to something meaningful.
Link: https://searchengineland.com/using-the-apriori-algorithm-and-bert-embeddings-to-visualize-change-in-search-console-rankings-328702
Word Count: 1619

WP 5.3 introduces new functions to add UGC attribute to links, and implements it to comments

Since version 1.5, WordPress has used the wp_rel_nofollow() function to add a “nofollow” attribute to links. Version 2.
Link: https://make.wordpress.org/core/2019/10/03/wp-5-3-introduces-new-functions-to-add-ugc-attribute-to-links-and-implements-it-to-comments/
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Expert Advice on How and Why You Should Learn Python for SEO

Top SEO Experts share their advice on how and why you should learn Python for SEO. (JR Oakes, Hamlet Batista, Elias Dabbas and more) I’ve invited experts to answer the challenges that I faced while learning Python and to help people get started learning Python.
Link: https://www.jcchouinard.com/why-learn-python-for-seo/
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Hi, I'm JR Oakes, Tech SEO at Locomitive (Formerly Adapt). AMA

I've been an SEO since 2011. Since 2017, I have been a Technical SEO Director at Locomotive. In 2019, we won the USSearch Awards, small agency of the year. I love our team and our clients. Solving issues, and creating workflows to understand problems is why I get out of bed in the morning.
Link: https://www.reddit.com/r/TechSEO/comments/eyu9et/hi_im_jr_oakes_tech_seo_at_locomitive_formerly/
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