17 Jan 2020

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OneSearch, Verizon Media’s new search engine, sounds awfully familiar

The privacy-focused search engine serves contextual ads and doesn't use cookies for tracking.

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17 Jan 2020 3:37pm GMT

Google desktop favicon search results study

With this latest update, Google has made identification of ads less accurate so people think more results are ads when they're not.

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17 Jan 2020 1:42pm GMT

16 Jan 2020

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Case study: The true value of informational content for e-commerce SEO

Data suggests that informational content pages do indeed help rank better for search queries with commercial intent.

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16 Jan 2020 2:22pm GMT

Google Search Console unparsable structured data report data issue

No need to panic, the errors you may be seeing in Google Search Console might be related to a bug with Google and not an issue with your web site.

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16 Jan 2020 12:58pm GMT

Google January 2020 core update almost done rolling out

Check your analytics and rankings to see how this latest core update impacted you or your clients.

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16 Jan 2020 9:31am GMT

15 Jan 2020

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Google rolls out organic ‘Popular Products’ listings in mobile search results

The listing are powered by product schema and retailer feeds submitted to Google Merchant Center.

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15 Jan 2020 12:05pm GMT

Video: John Morabito on uncovering opportunities in branded search

You don't want your resellers or competitors outranking you for your own brand name and product names.

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15 Jan 2020 11:22am GMT

Microsoft Advertising to deprecate average position after all

The change brings position reporting in line with Google Ads.

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15 Jan 2020 9:30am GMT

SMX Overtime: When to use PPC automation (and when not to)

PPC expert Aaron Levy shares his insights about how to structure accounts to use automation effectively during a rountable discussion at SMX East.

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15 Jan 2020 8:53am GMT

14 Jan 2020

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Google buys Pointy to bring SMB store inventory online

The company offers an elegant solution to the challenge of getting local merchant inventory into search results and ads.

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14 Jan 2020 12:32pm GMT

Google Ads enables bid simulator for Target ROAS, budget simulator for Maximize clicks, conversions

See the projected impact of making bid or budget changes in your campaigns that use these smart bidding strategies.

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14 Jan 2020 10:50am GMT

13 Jan 2020

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7 reasons why you need to update your reputation management strategy in 2020

Whether repairing or proactively managing your reputation, prioritize a multi-pronged approach to build a positive impression for your online identity.

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13 Jan 2020 2:42pm GMT

Responsive search ads available globally in all Microsoft Advertising interfaces

Microsoft recommends running up to five ads per ad group, including at least one RSA.

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13 Jan 2020 2:20pm GMT

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

After several months of being live in the Google mobile results, Google has launched the new design on desktop.

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13 Jan 2020 1:03pm GMT

Google January 2020 Core Update rolling out later today

Google has pre-announced yet another core update, keep an eye on your rankings - it will begin rolling out soon.

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13 Jan 2020 11:02am GMT

Google’s ‘My Business Provider’ program replaces ‘Trusted Verifier’ for GMB outreach

But agencies, SEOs, and resellers are not eligible to become MBPs.

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13 Jan 2020 10:13am 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