In the Uk, Google has lost an appeal to prevent the resident consumers from being able to sue over what they are claiming to be a misuse of privacy settings in the Safari browser.
Despite some speculation in the industry that perhaps Panda and Penguin were updating in real-time, John Mueller confirmed that these are still pretty much manual refreshes on Google's end.
Apple Maps has come a long way since that time it didn't know the difference between an airport and farm.
In 2013, a study showed that 59% of UK residents would not use a company with a website that has poor g
Via SEL, Yahoo and Bing will be extending a deadline to renegotiate their current partnership in the search space.
Over at Slate, there's a good recap of the FTC "secret" document that was leaked to the Wall Street Journal regarding Google's manual promotion of its own services and assets that was discovered du
With all the talk of Mobilegeddon and the doorway page update, not a lot of people have their ear to wall of the social media office. There is actually a lot happening.
In the past it hasn’t been clear what factors Google considers in their algorithm for mobile rankings.
Google has said that the upcoming mobile update is an "on or off" thing, where you either do well or you don't, with no grey areas.
Recently Google started displaying default search engine property switching messages within their search results trying to gain back some of the lost users after Firefox’s new update defaulted to Y
Only a few months after Google launched their Google Domains product, they are ranking number one on Google for "domains".
Heres' a quotable: "For every 10 clients we take on, 1 or 2 just shits the bed. It’s how we handle THOSE sticky situations that keeps our clients coming back."
The Dynamics of Screen Size and Resolution for Conversion
Google's impending doom on us all for mobile unfriendly websites is not its only effor toward making the Internet one big mobile experience.
Yesterday Google posted a blog post strongly encouraging webmasters to implement the "auto complete" markup on their forms to improve form conversions, especially on mobile devices.
Over at Search Engine Watch, Glenn Gabe has a great read on the history of Panda updates, how they have changed over time - particularly the way they roll out and are messaged by Google - and
One of Google’s handy features is its ability to autocomplete a search queries. But do you think that you could guess the Google autocomplete results?
Rand Fishkin recently did a Whiteboard Friday video diving in to the subject of on-topic vs off-topic links, some
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In their blog post, they include 5 key points to consider:
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