Google Search Console Tutorials and Training

Every day tasks with Google Search Console

An introduction to Google Search Console

This introduction to Google Search Console takes you through all the important areas of Search Console and gives you an overview of why they are important, and how to get the most out of them. ...Read more.

Google Search Console Glossary

Terms and definitions for everything you may come across in Google Search Console. ...Read more.

How to use google search console to optimize articles

How to use the query data in the Google Search Console performance reports to optimize and improve your existing articles and content. ...Read more.

Using Regular Expressions in Google Search Console

Do advanced filtering on page and query data in Google Search Console using regular expressions (RegEx). We take you through how to use them in GSC, and have some great examples to get you started. ...Read more.

XML Sitemaps - a guide for SEOs

What are XML sitemaps, why your site should have them, and how are they used by Google to find pages on your site. ...Read more.

Redirects guide - what they are and why they matter for SEO

Everything you need to know as an SEO about redirects. When they are useful, which type to use, plus common issues and how to troubleshoot any issues you may have. ...Read more.

What is a Canonical Tag and Why Does It Matter for SEO?

In this guide we explain what canonical tags are, and how they can help Google understand which page is the target to rank for a particular topic. We cover reasons to use, best practices, and the correct way to implement canonical tags to keep Googlebot happy. ...Read more.

Robots.txt and SEO

Learn how to properly use your website's robots.txt file. Find out what it does, how to safely use it to block search engines crawling sections of your site, plus common errors and issues people come across when editing it. ...Read more.

Coverage Report Statuses

Crawled - currently not indexed. What is and how to fix?

Learn what the URL status 'Crawled - currently not indexed' in Google Search Console means. Some common issues that can lead to this status being set for a page, and how to go about fixing them. ...Read more.

Discovered - currently not indexed. What it is, and how to fix it?

Learn what the URL status 'Discovered - currently not indexed' in Google Search Console means. Some common issues that can lead to this status being set for a page, and how to go about fixing them. ...Read more.

Using the Google Search Console API

Introduction to Google Search Console API with C#

Get started working with the Google Search Console API and C# code with this complete walk through on how to get access to query data in Search Console. ...Read more.

Striking distance keywords report using Google Search Console API and C#

Filter the query data coming back from the Google Search Console API, so we report on queries that are on page 2. These 'Striking Distance' keywords are low hanging fruit that we can work on to get them into the top 10 search results. ...Read more.