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What are impressions in Google Webmasters?

I see that Google Webmasters give me some numbers as impressions, and of course, I know impression literal meaning. But can anyone please explain what impressions are in the context of Search Engine? ...
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Use site:mysite.com search without adding impressions to Google Search Console

Is there a way to conduct a site:mysite.com search without it adding impressions to the Search Console > Search Analytics report? When I do this search it adds a spike to the impressions ...
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High impression but no reveue

I have Chitika in my website and based on the reports, I'm having 500 - 800 impressions per day with 0 valid clicks, 0 CTR and 0 CPM. I am wondering why is my revenue still $0.00 even though I have ...
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Sudden Drop in Impressions After Host / CMS Switch?

We have a site that was previously run on Wordpress on a different host, but has now been switched to RiVista (a proprietary CMS). The site was cut over a week or two ago. I realize that a ...
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Is it possible to know impressions of other websites?

Google Webmasters's Dashboard gives you a big number which is called impressions, and that I've seen in Google Analytics. By definition, it means the total number of times your site has been become ...
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Apparent Bot Impressions in Webmaster Tools

I've been watching some strange stats in Google Webmaster Tools for a particular page on our site, which has been getting some periods of very high impressions but little or no clicks, and then just ...
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Why doesn't Google Webmaster Tools show the search queries that led to clicks?

As you can see in the screenshot below, there has been >400 impressions and 97 clicks, but at the bottom of the table it shows only two queries that led to the clicks. The question is: where is the ...
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What is the meaning of 'displaying' in Google Webmaster's Search Queries page?

What is the meaning of displaying in Google Webmaster Search Queries page? I could not find the information in the documentation.
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Does Google Search Console count two impressions when your site is in two position in the same search result?

I'm using the GSC API to query data for my site at a Query & page level. This means I'm getting impression, clicks, position & ctr for each user query that leads to a url on my site. ...
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How do you track display impressions in Google Analytics on non Google networks?

Google Analytics has a Multi-Channel funnel analysis feature that we’d like to use to understand assisted conversions and how each channel has impacted on conversion beyond just last interaction ...
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Out of 9 pages appearing as #1 in Google search, I get only 24 clicks out of 104 impressions... why?

Somehow I have 9 pages that appear as #1 on Google search, at least according to the Google Search Console, and yet I don't even get 25% clicks on those results (24 / 104 = 0.23 or 23% CTR). Any idea ...
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How does Google track impressions for SEO: does it count times where it is in the results, but not visible?

I am quite aware about what SEO impressions are: i.e. number of times your site result are listed in the Google search results. But are the impressions are counted if they are visible at least once in ...
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Google Search Console search analytics reports impression spikes every Friday that don't lead to additional click. Why?

Every Friday the Impressions Spikes up abnormally , but the Click rate still the same or even fewer than the previous day, I have checked all Crons job , the server , Weekly Keywords Checker (like ...
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High rankings and impressions but very low clicks [closed]

My website is ranking top on google (organic results) like in the first or second position and also i am getting high number of impressions for each keywords but the clicks rate is too low. What will ...
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Google Analytics does not report any keywords with fewer than 5 impressions

I am a webmaster for six websites. I have connected all 5 websites with Google Analytics and Google Webmaster Tools. Having integrated Google Analytics with Webmaster Tools, I am able to see all ...
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In Google Webmaster Tools why are impressions not correlated with clicks?

The impressions and clicks don't seem to correlate on Google Webmaster Tools for my site. Whereas the impressions vary widely, the clicks stay constant. I would expect the clicks to my site to go up (...
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Not found page blocked via robots.txt still gets click/impression

Some dummy pages comes with template had been indexed early. Those are completely removed and blocked via robots.txt two month ago but we can still see those pages showing under Search Analytics in ...
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Facebook ad optimized for post engagement but charges for impressions

We have a Facebook ad running under a "post engagement" campaign and have set the "ad optimized for" option to "post engagement". We get two options for "what you get charged for": impressions, and ...
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In DFP, how do I set a banner keep displaying until the impression is finished running?

I using DFP. I have one banner that impression set as 500,000 impressions, however the banner will sometimes show Google Adsense ads while the impression count is not reached yet. How do I set the ...
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Dropped impression 25 days after restructure

Our website is a non English property related website (moshaver.com) which is similar to rightmove.co.uk. On September 2012 our website was adversely affected by Panda causing our Google incoming ...
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Adsense converts all impressions to ZERO every 10-15 minutes!

On January 6, I received a email from Adsense that my Identity verification was successful. But as of January 9 there was huge drop in my ad impression and as of then till now it just stuck to ZERO ...
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Do the numbers in Google Webmaster Tools factor in impressions and clicks from Google Places listings?

Do the numbers (impressions, position, rank, CTR, etc) in Google Webmaster Tools factor in impressions and clicks from the Google Places local listings?
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Massive drop in Google impressions for last two months after cookie script was added for GDPR

I was checking Google Search Console and noticed that there is massive drop in Google impressions since July, not sure what could be the reason. I remember that I integrated a cookiebot.com script ...
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Can GWT search impressions drop because I haven't published new articles for a while?

Can GWT search impressions drop because I haven't published new articles for a while? Both my traffic and search impressions have dropped over christmas, but now it is the 29th and it still keeps ...
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Why drop off in Google impressions? [duplicate]

I'm seeing a severe drop off in Google impressions. See attached screenshot from Google Analytics: I haven't been able to attribute this to any changes on the site. As you can see, this started ...
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Measure and Track Value of Website(s) Improvements

is there any way to track and measure a website's value over time? Here is what I mean (btw, very green at this, so no judgement, but constructive criticism is appreciated) We have several websites ...
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Why would a site completely drop out of Google Webmaster Tools Search Analytics chart?

Do you guys have any idea why the main site for eg, say xyz.com would completely drop out of Google Webmaster Tools charts like this? I have never seen anything like this. It just looks like the site ...
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Can Google Analytics group impressions/clicks by visitors' countries?

I was planning to use PHP to create a tracking system for recording the impressions and clicks of my ads (not served by Google Ads). But during my research on how to design the database, I saw someone ...
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Using the clicks/impressions list from Google Search Console

Google Search Console → Performance → Queries shows these in the clicks/impressions list for my site: non A Cs 2,066 7,181 non-A Cs 679 2,410 non-A C ...
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Google Search Console reports almost no impressions or clicks after migrating to HTTPS

One of our website has ranked well on Google and showed good Google Impression & Clicks etc.. Around July we implemented SSL for our website and website was now only available over https://www....
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Why does Webmaster Impression Numbers and Local Search Volume does not match?

I a website which is ranking on top 5 positions for some keywords; however, when I check the impressions from Google webmaster for the same keywords it is very very very less. Hence, I wanted to ...
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Search analytics from the Google Search Console shows weird peaks of impressions

My web site impressions on certain dates peaks as below. What could be the reason, I tried many things but I still cannot figure out. The web site is food related web site and the 9K impressions would ...
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Industry benchmark for converting visitors per month to impression

Is there any industry benchmark to convert visitors per month of a website that comes with Google Analytics report (or other such analytics software) to number of monthly impressions for basic ...
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Fluctuated Traffic in Search Console

I was checking Google Webmaster Tools and I noticed that the traffic and impressions for some pages in my site are very fluctuated from High to ZERO as shown in the screenshot below. Any idea what ...
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How search impression share is calculated in Google Adword?

As per Google Adword, Search Impression share is the impressions that you’ve received on the Search Network, divided by the estimated number of impressions that you were eligible to receive. I want ...
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Missing impression and click data in Google Webmaster Tools for phrases that are ranking

We are seeing some quite strange query data in Google WMT. Keywords which are getting impression and clicks one month disappear 2 months later (but doing a bit of rank checking proves our site still ...
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Adsense page impressions is showing zero

I have created a new AdSense account for my blog and integrated ads with my blog, but I am getting zero page impressions. Google Analytics is showing 300 to 400 visitor per day. AdSense, however, ...
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Why would impressions and traffic dropped by 70% after focusing on more specific keywords

Can anyone advise why my impressions dropped and traffic as well? I used to have very generic keywords such as: anti aging, anti wrinkle, face cream, eye cream. I thought they were bad and made the ...
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Do HTML errors affect search impressions/ traffic? [duplicate]

Do HTML errors affect search impressions? (The errors shown in red when right-clicking the bottom-right-hand corner of a website.) And can correcting them eventually improve traffic? I had lots of ...
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I DO NOT HAVE RANK DROP, rather good rank on Google for my Keyword, but less search impression therby traffic. Earlier it was fine. What went wrong? [duplicate]

I have store that was giving me good result due to good position on Google. Now I still have top position for the keyword but getting almost no traffic. On search console too there is very few ...
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Just after 1 month, impression dropped to ~0. After enhancing the content, why and what to do next? [duplicate]

My website is a listing website that lists AI tools over the internet. After submitting my new website to Google Search Console, the initial impression remained around 400 for about a month. However, ...
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Site's Impressions, click and ranking were drop to 0 in one day, without any visible technical problem. What might be the reason? [duplicate]

My site is about 6 months old. During that time its impressions and clicks increased. Over time the site gained momentum and the number of impressions and clicks has increased in the last two months. ...
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What does "Impression Change" in Google webmaster->search mean?

I have been using Google Webmaster Tools. I checked out the search queries section. There I found a lot keywords and its report, but I could not understand what the data in those reports mean. Can ...
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