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Insightful Connections Between Entities on Google’s Knowledge Graph

We’re used to search engines matching the keywords we query, returning pages that contain those words. But what if search engines worked differently? It seems like search engines are starting to do that, with more direct answers to searches that show up as a fact, appearing at the top of a set of search results …

seobythesea.com - Friday, November 21, 2014 - 4:05 Loading+Bookmark  

5 Ways Your Site Might Fail Google’s Mobile-Friendly Test

On Tuesday, Google announced a new label in search results that states whether or not a site is “mobile-friendly.” Now when you’re on your phone, you’ll know ahead of time if the site you’re thinking about visiting is optimized for your device. Accompanying that announcement, Google said that they are also experimenting with a ranking boost for sites …

portent.com - Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 4:07 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  

Another Court Affirms Google’s First Amendment Control Of Search Results

Europe and the US continue to drift further apart on Google. Even as European parliamentarians and regulators seek ways to restrain Google’s discretion over search results, US courts continue to affirm Google’s right to do whatever it wants with search results — paid and organic…. . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

searchengineland.com - Monday, November 17, 2014 - 5:50 Loading+Bookmark  

Google’s Query Language

There’s a “Greenway park” near me, built where a train had previously roamed for over 100 years. The park is narrow and not much wider than the width of railroad cars. It cuts a nice path for local residents to use to walk across town, and it’s a relaxing trail to parks and schools and …

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In A Big Shift, Google’s Latest Ad Test Drives Users To Google Shopping, Not Advertisers’ Sites

Google is experimenting with a new format for Google Shopping ads, this time on brand searches. The example shown above showcases products from jeweler David Yurman by category — rings, bracelets, necklaces and earrings — on a search for the brand. This screen shot was sent to Search… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines …

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Google’s Physical Web and its Impact on Search

Posted by Tom-Anthony In early October, Google announced a new project called ” The Physical Web,” which they explain like this: The Physical Web is an approach to unleash the core superpower of the web: interaction on demand. People should be able to walk up to any smart device – a vending machine, a poster, …

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Will He Ever Return? Head Of Google’s Web Spam Team Matt Cutts Extends Leave Into 2015

The head of Google’s web spam team, Matt Cutts, says that his leave from the company has gone so well that he’ll be continuing it through 2015. Cutts shared the news today in a note added to his original blog post from July about going on leave, saying: When I went on leave, I wanted …

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Google’s Data Highlighter: Your New Favorite Backup Plan

We all know the importance of Schema markup and rich snippets on your search results. We’ve written about the importance of getting markup implemented on your web page and getting rich snippets showing in your search results. And you should. Schema markup is the best solution to getting rich snippets to show up in search …

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Why Did Google’s Pigeon Poop All Over Big Local Brands?

Many large, multi-location brands found that their traffic dropped after Google released its Pigeon algorithm. Columnist Andrew Shotland discusses why. The post Why Did Google’s Pigeon Poop All Over Big Local Brands? appeared first on Search Engine Land. . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

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Video Games Added To Google’s Knowledge Graph

Google is upping its game for gamers, now including video game information in its knowledge graph. Search queries on video games will result in a knowledge graph panel that includes details like the game’s release date, supported platforms, developers, review scores and more. In a report on… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & …

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Google’s Telepresence Patent

Telepresence is not science fiction. We could have a remote‑controlled economy by the twenty‑first century if we start planning right now The technical scope of such a project would be no greater than that of designing a new military aircraft. A genuine telepresence system requires new ways to sense the various motions of a person’s …

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Google’s 17 Percent Growth In Click Volume Is Lowest Since 2010

In Google’s Q3 earnings report, released yesterday, another round of big revenue gains weren’t enough to meet analysts’ expectations. Google’s revenue grew 20 percent over the previous year in Q3, but that’s the lowest annual growth rate the company has posted since Q2… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

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Google’s Test to Target Users with Ads across Mobile and Apps

Google is upping its game yet again. AdAge reported Google approached a number of ad tech firms to develop a strategy to test new ad-targeting technology that will combine mobile web search and mobile apps. Searching for apps instead of browsing the web is not necessarily new for end-users. Numerous users report using app stores …

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Bing Shows What’s Playing At The Movies, In Remake Of Google’s Own Film Carousel

Bing has a new way of showing you what’s playing in your local theater, a “carousel” format that lets you browse what’s playing. If you think you’ve seen this before, you have. It’s how Google already does it. The Movie Carousel A search for something like… . About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search …

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