March 10, 2019
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Google’s Gary Illyes PubCon Presentation Seemed Image Search Focused

I was not at PubCon yesterday for Gary Illyes of Google’s keynote but I was watching the Twitter stream and to me, it seems his presentation was mostly focused around image search. This was not a surprise based on Google’s recent communication efforts around image search being important for SEOs to look at. Based on what I saw, I didn’t see any new information but here are some of the tweets covering his talk: How to do better on Google Images?– Crawl: Make sure your not blocking in robots.txt– Index: Use image XML sitemaps– Rank: Optimise text around image, title and description of the page – Bonus: Add structured data to get images badged / stand [email protected] #pubcon — Kevin Gibbons (@kevgibbo) March 6, 2019 “We don’t do image recognition on every image, even though we’d like to, so put descriptive text around your images” @methode #Google #Pubcon #Keynote […]