What (in Google's View At Least) Makes A Quality Website?

posted 13 Oct 2015, 01:08 by C Byrne   [ updated 30 May 2016, 06:45 ]

Here is some good guidance:

  1. Search Engine Optimisation Beginners Guide from Google:  http://static.googleusercontent.com/media/www.google.co.uk/en/uk/webmasters/docs/search-engine-optimization-starter-guide.pdf 
  2. Further guidance from Google on what factors constitutes evidence of High & Low Quality web pages: https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/35769#quality_guidelineshttp://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.co.uk/2011/05/more-guidance-on-building-high-quality.html & https://support.google.com/adsense/answer/1348737?hl=en-GB
  3. Google’s Quality Rater Guideline documentation (2012 -14 – 2014 edition): http://www.canuckseo.com/blog_pdfs/Google-Quality-Rater-Guidelines-2014.pdf
  4. Guidance drawn informally from various sources from Google that tells us what constitutes evidence of High and Low Quality web page factors by Josh Bachynski:  http://themoralconcept.net/pandalist.html
  5. A list of the Twitter accounts of the people quoted in the article above: https://twitter.com/SEOTipsnTricks/lists/experts-on-quality