23 May 2019

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Google’s indexing issue is now resolved – new content being indexed

Google has fixed the issue with getting new and fresh content into their index.

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23 May 2019 8:31am GMT

22 May 2019

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Why has paid search been pigeonholed to the bottom of the funnel?

To grow your total business impact from SEM you'll need to invest in upper funnel tactics to drive more consumers into your funnel.

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22 May 2019 3:13pm GMT

Google rolling out mobile search redesign with black “Ad” label, favicons for organic results

The new look brings some branding to the search results, but also preps the results pages for more types of content and actions for users to take right from the search results.

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22 May 2019 10:00am GMT

Google not indexing recent content?

It looks like another Google bug. Good luck finding new content within the hour.

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22 May 2019 7:49am GMT

21 May 2019

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You’re about to miss SMX Advanced. Get your ticket now!

T-minus two weeks! Will we see you in Seattle?

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21 May 2019 12:27pm GMT

The new realities of local search

How does Google's local algorithm really work? What are the factors that impact your results and how do you optimize for success? It's more imperative than ever to learn which tactics really matter.

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21 May 2019 10:29am GMT

What’s wrong with translating keywords?

Translation automation relies on written language but the impact of speech for user-chosen keywords should not be overlooked.

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21 May 2019 9:51am GMT

Googlebot renders, indexes AJAX-style dynamic content driven by XHR POST

More of your dynamic content can now be indexed by Google.

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21 May 2019 9:17am GMT

Cars.com vs. CarGurus.com saga shows the importance of SEO (and the bad side of a Google update)

When an algorithm update slams one of your biggest rivals, that's when you should step on the gas.

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21 May 2019 9:15am GMT

Reimagining the marketing funnel for the disrupted customer experience

To optimize for conversions, create reports based on segments, optimize landing pages and don't assume visitors will follow a predetermined route.

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21 May 2019 7:25am GMT

20 May 2019

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SEMrush expands to Amazon with Sellerly for product page testing

The product detail page optimization testing tool is free for Amazon sellers.

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20 May 2019 12:55pm GMT

Be smart, advertisers. Here’s how to approach rising Google brand CPC

While we are at the mercy of Google's auction systems in determining CPC, we can install safeguards to ensure increases are controlled.

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20 May 2019 12:50pm GMT

Search Engine Land Awards 2019 Finalists announced: Full list

Join us on June 4 when the winners are announced at SMX Advanced in Seattle.

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20 May 2019 11:13am GMT

These are the Google Ads reporting metrics still affected by May 2 bug

The company is still working to fully correct reporting for May 1 and 2.

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20 May 2019 10:25am GMT

17 May 2019

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Google updates Search Quality Evaluator Guidelines

The updates add guidelines on content expertise and interstitial pages, while lumping "E-A-T" in with "Page Quality."

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17 May 2019 5:40pm GMT

Conductor adds audience demographics and social media analytics to Searchlight platform

Multi-channel analytics are also available in a closed beta.

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17 May 2019 4:22pm 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