20 Jul 2018

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SearchCap: Ask an SMXpert, Trump tops Google ratings for “idiot”, search in pics & more

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web.

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20 Jul 2018 4:19pm GMT

Ask the SMXpert – Optimizing for voice search & virtual assistants

SMXpert Upasna Gautam continues the Q&A from SMX Advanced and discusses a number of topics including creating the right content, using homonyms, stressed words and quality metrics when optimizing for voice search.

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20 Jul 2018 3:43pm GMT

Search in Pics: Watermelons, air ducts & new office buildings



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20 Jul 2018 8:51am GMT

19 Jul 2018

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Trolls propel Trump to top Google ratings for ‘idiot’

People upset with Trump's recent actions and policies have used several SEO techniques to get pictures of the president at the top of image search results for the word 'idiot'

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19 Jul 2018 6:39pm GMT

SearchCap: Apple loses top management, new SEMPO Board, Apple Maps & more

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web.

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19 Jul 2018 4:00pm GMT

SEMPO announces new board of directors for 2018-2020

Here are the 15 new members of the board of directors for the search marketing organization.

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19 Jul 2018 2:46pm GMT

How to implement an Account-Based Marketing strategy

Instead of focusing on single leads, more and more B2B companies are increasing their ROI by focusing on accounts.

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19 Jul 2018 2:21pm GMT

Apple Maps takes a step in the right direction

Keep your business listings on Google Maps updated, says contributor Adam Dorfman - and don't overlook doing the same on Apple Maps. Here's a look at the new and improved Apple Maps and its features.

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19 Jul 2018 1:03pm GMT

The last of Siri’s original bosses leaves Apple, as does ex-Topsy search exec

Departures likely a response to reorganization of Siri and AI units under John Giannandrea.

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19 Jul 2018 11:30am GMT

18 Jul 2018

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SearchCap: Google Assistant ups its game, SMX East, SEO traffic projections & more

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web.

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18 Jul 2018 4:03pm GMT

How to project SEO traffic levels and avoid saying, ‘It depends’

Establishing a baseline and understanding historical trends helps forecast traffic trends and alerts you when traffic changes. Contributor Simon Heseltine lists steps you can take to predict incoming traffic and changes to your site.

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18 Jul 2018 12:35pm GMT

SEO & SEM experts are coming to NYC! Are you?

Meet your first eight search marketing mentors.

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18 Jul 2018 11:17am GMT

Google may notify you when your local business listing goes live in Google Maps & Search

A new notification from Google My Business will tell businesses when their local listings go live.

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18 Jul 2018 9:08am GMT

Google tests location tab for hotel knowledge panels

Need help finding a great hotel based on what you can do near that hotel? Google is testing a location tab that shows you just that.

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18 Jul 2018 9:02am GMT

Kurt Masur, the German conductor, gets a Google doodle

Google logo honors one of the last old-style maestros, Kurt Masur.

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18 Jul 2018 8:56am GMT

17 Jul 2018

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Google Assistant gets more helpful

The Google Assistant app now offers a new visual overview of your day, with proactive suggestions and personalized information.

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17 Jul 2018 5:41pm GMT

11 Nov 2011

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Google’s Timeline Search Option is History

As Google pushes fresh search results, a helpful Google search tool for historical searches quietly vanished earlier this month. Google has confirmed that Google's Timeline search option, which debuted in 2007, has been discontinued. By cl...

11 Nov 2011 9:35pm GMT

Google Releases Think Insights Trend & Research Hub for Marketers

Google has graduated Think Insights from beta. This tool now compiles real-time data from Google search and other platforms, combining those facts with additional studies, infographics, and more. Users can find the site at ThinkwithGoogle.com, a...

11 Nov 2011 8:45pm GMT

Google Snaps Up Katango, Social Contact Sorter Meant for Facebook

Google has just acquired startup Katango, makers of a Facebook friends list generating iPhone app released this July. Shortly after its debut, however, Katango's autogenerator faced serious competition from Facebook itself, as it rolled out ...

11 Nov 2011 7:35pm GMT

The +1 Button Comes to Google Image Search

The Google +1 button is continuing its march across Google properties. The latest recipient is Google Image Search, which now allows users to +1 directly from an image result and which promotes +1'd results to users who are connected to your accou...

11 Nov 2011 6:15pm GMT

Google Acquires Instant Search Startup Apture for Chrome

Google's latest acquisition - their 23rd of 2011 - may give them the ability to monetize every page on the Web. Sounds huge, doesn't it? It is. Apture founders Tristan Harris and Can Sar, along with their employees, will ...

11 Nov 2011 5:15pm GMT

Google & Other Search Engines Honor Veteran’s Day on 11/11/11

Today, on Veteran's Day in the U.S., Google, Bing, Ask.com, and Dogpile.com have posted special logos and pictures saluting military heroes. In addition to a Doodle, Google used the opportunity to tout tools geared toward helping veterans an...

11 Nov 2011 4:10pm GMT

Social Signals in PPC: Google’s +1 Feature is Getting Better

Back in September I wrote about Google's integration of social and search with the +1 button. In the time since, there has been plenty to discuss as advertisers learned more about this feature and began incorporating +1 buttons on landi...

11 Nov 2011 2:35pm GMT

Google Encrypted Search: 9 Key Points B2B Marketers Need to Know

Two weeks removed from Google's announcement making search secure , B2B marketers are still collecting their thoughts on where SEO strategy goes from here. While the search community has been immediately been vocal about this change, the gen...

11 Nov 2011 1:55pm GMT

3 Ways to Invigorate Your Analytics

Very few of us could live without analytics. The data informs (or should inform) nearly every decision we make as SEOs, but all too often we don't use the information effectively enough, or fail to take into account enough information to put us on...

11 Nov 2011 12:00pm GMT

Porn Comes to Google TV via Vivid App

Vivid Entertainment has launched a channel specifically for Google TV - the first official adult content channel designed to be streamed to television sets via Google TV. "Vivid for Google TV gives our fans a new way to enjoy Vivid movies in hig...

11 Nov 2011 4:30am GMT

10 Nov 2011

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Adobe To Stop Developing Flash For Mobile

No doubt Apple will be glad Adobe, the owners of Flash technology, are no longer supporting development of the rich content platform for browsers on mobile devices. The company announced: Our future work with Flash on mobile devices will be fo...

10 Nov 2011 10:00pm GMT

New and Improved Bing for Mobile is All About HTML5

When released last April, Bing for iPad was a great app and went well beyond basic search. With the Magic Lasso update in July, it got even better. But it left phone users waiting in the wind. No more. Bing for Mobile has a long-awaited upd...

10 Nov 2011 9:00pm GMT

Google Launches Job Search Engine for Veterans

In support of President Obama's call to help returning U.S. veterans and right before Veteran's Day, Google is promoting a government project - a custom search engine for veteran jobs. The National Resource Directory (NRD) uses Google Custo...

10 Nov 2011 7:00pm GMT

Google & Bing Take 8 of 10 Best Web TV Commercial Spots in 2011

Google, a relatively new player in the TV commercial game, produced five of the top 10 most effective Web TV commercials in 2011, to date. Bing was no slouch, knocking out three of their own that made the list compiled by television advertising au...

10 Nov 2011 6:00pm GMT

The Digital Path to Social Media Success

How social media is being integrated with the whole of digital marketing is one of the greatest momentums we're now witnessing as marketers. A great example of this can be seen in Jermiah Owyang's presentation with Larry Drebes, unve...

10 Nov 2011 5:00pm GMT

Should Amazon Buy Yahoo?

With no CEO and rumors of a sale swirling around, Yahoo is once again in the business news for all of the wrong reasons. While Google and Microsoft have been touted as potential suitors alongside the option of selling the company's Asia...

10 Nov 2011 4:00pm GMT