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Google Keyword Planner Now Shows Conversion Estimates

Google announced today that conversion estimates have been added to the Keyword Planner tool in AdWords. Google will use an account’s historical conversion data, or users can enter their own conversion rates and conversion values to see how bid changes might impact metrics such as estimated… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search …

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‘Adapt or Lose’ and Other SEO Advice from This Google+ HOA

‘Adapt or Lose’ and Other SEO Advice from This Google+ HOA was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips. “In our industry, if you can’t adapt, you lose.” Bruce Clay was the guest on an HOA yesterday that one commenter called “Absolutely the best HOA I have heard all year about #SEO.” …

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Apple Maps Vs. Google Maps – ThrowDown in Buffalo

As many of you know I live in upstate NY about 70 miles due south of Buffalo. You may not know that I am flying home today from Denver after speaking at the Hospitality Marketing Conference. You also know that there has been a boatload of snow in Buffalo and that people have died. And …

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Mozilla Firefox Dumps Google in Favor of Yahoo! Search

Firefox users conduct over 100 billion searches per year & starting in December Yahoo! will be the default search choice in the US, under a new 5 year agreement. Google has been the Firefox global search default since 2004. Our agreement came up for renewal this year, and we took this as an opportunity to …

seobook.com - Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 2:03 Loading+Bookmark  

Yahoo’s “Clean” Search Design For Firefox & Yahoo Users Looks Even More Like Google

In the Yahoo blog post announcing the company’s new default search deal with Firefox there’s a small GIF preview of what the new “clean” Yahoo search results will look like. Below are some of the screens from the post: On first blush I thought these were a departure from… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & …

searchengineland.com - Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 5:45 Loading+Bookmark  

Yahoo Replaces Google As Default Search Provider in Firefox

Yahoo and Mozilla just announced a “strategic five-year partnership that makes Yahoo the default search experience for Firefox in the United States on mobile and desktop.” The companies said they will explore other potential “future product integrations and distribution… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

searchengineland.com - Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 3:45 Loading+Bookmark  

Google Knowledge Graph Carousel Gains “Breadcrumb” Navigation Links

Google has quietly added a small but important feature to their Knowledge Graph Carousel – a breadcrumb navigation link. If your search brings up the carousel and it references back to a higher-level knowledge graph panel, Google may show a link to the knowledge graph panel details. For… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines …

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Google News Displaying “Suggested For You” Stories Customized To Match Your Interests

Google News founder Krishna Bharat used his Google+ account to announce a new “Suggested for you” feature in Google News. According to his post, Google News will now include a “Suggested for you” section of news stories to match your interests. Bharat says suggestions will… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

searchengineland.com - Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 11:45 Loading+Bookmark  

Google Adds New Shopping Campaigns Tools: Auction Insights, Diagnostics Tab And More

Strange things happen during the holiday shopping frenzy — search queries sky rocket and inventory fluctuates as demand surges on certain days. Managing spikes in search volume on brand and product queries and ensuring product feeds accurately reflect inventory pose particular challenges…. . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

searchengineland.com - Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 7:45 Loading+Bookmark  

Google’s Knowledge Graph Finally Shows Social Networks Not Named Google+

Years after a controversy over a decision to promote its own social network, Google+, in search results, Google has begun linking to other social networks in its Knowledge Graph. As first spotted by Bernd Rubel and reported by Search Engine Roundtable, Google is now showing icons for social sites… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search …

searchengineland.com - Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 3:46 Loading+Bookmark  

Google Launches Mobile Friendly Test Tool

Wondering if your site will qualify for Google’s new mobile-friendly labels or be ready for a potential mobile-friendly ranking boost? Google has a new tool to help. The new tool is at google.com/webmasters/tools/mobile-friendly and it basically gives you a pass or fail grade. Either it tells… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search …

searchengineland.com - Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 7:45 Loading+Bookmark  

Google Is Experimenting With Special Ranking For Mobile-Friendly Sites

Google already penalizes sites that provide a bad experience to mobile searchers. Now the company has confirmed that it’s testing with what seems like a boost for those providing a great experience. Google said today that it is experimenting with giving sites that have earned its… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

searchengineland.com - Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 5:47 Loading+Bookmark  

Google Search Will Now Let You Roll The Dice

Ever want to roll a dice but not have one handy? Now you can just go to Google and search for [roll a dice] and Google will roll one for you. You can do this via voice search in the Google Search App, by typing it into the Google search box and likely on Google …

searchengineland.com - Monday, November 17, 2014 - 1:46 Loading+Bookmark  

Peak Google? Not Even Close

Search vs Native Ads Google owns search, but are they a one trick pony? A couple weeks ago Ben Thompson published an interesting article suggesting Google may follow IBM and Microsoft in peaking, perhaps with native ads becoming more dominant than online search ads. According to Forrester, in a couple years digital ad spend will …

seobook.com - Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 8:07 Loading+Bookmark  

Some Thoughts On the New Pak Results from Google

Click to view larger. An answer box displaces the new Pak in this example. Some thoughts & observations on the new [Hamburger] Pak from Google. 1-The local carousel is still in use and shows when you select a result delivered by “People also search for” in a 7-pack result. Will we soon see its demise …

blumenthals.com - Sunday, November 16, 2014 - 10:13 Loading+Bookmark