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Announcing the Sustainable Monetized Websites video series

The new series Sustainable Monetized Websites is now available on the Search Central and the Google AdSense YouTube channels. This series focuses on the best practices for people who create or manage content online and monetize it, acknowledging how challenging this can be and assisting them with resources and focus areas.

Expanding support for APAC Search Central Help Communities

As we’ve been continuously working to improve support for website owners in more language markets, we’re very excited to announce the opening of our Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, and Thai Search Central Help Communities with support from a global team of community managers that are dedicated to helping Product Experts.

What creators should know about Google’s product reviews update

Google Search is always working to show the most useful and helpful information possible, through testing, experimenting, and review processes. From this, we know people appreciate product reviews that share in-depth research, rather than thin content that simply summarizes a bunch of products. That’s why we’re sharing an improvement...

Improved data filtering and comparison on Performance reports

This post describes a new way to filter data on the Search Console Performance reports: regular expressions, or regex. This will allow users to create more complex query and page based filters and answer more questions that interest them.

New for education sites: Practice problems and Math solver structured data

In this post, we provide details to help you implement structured data on your practice problems and math solver pages to make your pages eligible to feature on Google Search as rich results. We also announce the new rich results status reports to help you make sure that your implementation is correct.

SharedArrayBuffer messaging clarifications

Some of you might have received an email from Google Search Console with the subject "New requirements for SharedArrayBuffers". We received feedback that the message was confusing, and wanted to give some more insight into the issue, so that you can decide which next steps are appropriate.

New resources for video SEO

As global online video consumption continues to grow, Google aims to surface video content from diverse sources across the web. We want to make it easy for site owners to get their videos indexed and surfaced on Google. Today, we’re excited to share two new resources to help you optimize your videos for Google Search and Discover.

Providing better product information for shoppers

To best help users find your content and products in Search, we recommend that you clearly identify products mentioned.

New Association functionality added to Search Console

We're happy to announce that Search Console has a new and enhanced Association page. Any associations that were previously set are carried over to the new Associations page automatically.

Join us at Search Central Live

On February 24, we will host our first installment of our new event series called Search Central Live.

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