Google released it's own "What's New in SEO' ranking algorithm page. This page only shows confirmed updates, and while it is a super useful resource to check on, make sure to continue to follow Google updates from the likes of Search Egine Roundtable - Google updates or Marie Haynes' - Algo changes page to make sure you don't miss anything. Plus, if you need monthly updates, you can always come back to the Yext blog for your latest "What's New in SEO" section each month.
Universal analytics is going away on the 1st of July, 2023. This means businesses will need to migrate their analytics to GA4. In the light of this, Google Search Console now integrates with GA4, which means you can view this data within Google Search Console insights.
Google Search Console has rolled out a new Video Indexing Report. You can now audit your video indexation issues within this report and request reindexing to help optimise your video content on Google.
Businesses can now access keyword data for their Google location listings via the Google Business Performance API. At Yext, we've already built this into our product offering, so you can see improved analytics for your business listings.
Google released its own "How Your Content Can Rank Higher on Google Search" video as part of their "Google for Creators" series. They included 4 steps in this tutorial, including: creating useful and information-rich content, not copying content from other sites, including popular searches from your audience in your titles and content, and focusing on value. This introductory video is only 4 minutes long and is supposed to give a basic starting point.