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Google Assistant Coming To More Speakers And Home Appliances From LG

On August 30, at the German consumer electronics and appliances show IFA (Internationale Funkausstellung) in Berlin, it was announced by Google that the Google Assistant is going to be coming to new smart speakers and home appliances.  This is Google's more aggressive move to compete with Amazon's Alexa and Microsoft's Cortana for third party hardware [...]

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AdWords App-Install Campaigns To Sunset As Universal App Campaigns Take Over

Google's Universal App Campaigns (UAC) was launched about two years ago in order to help developers drive app downloads.  Since its release, UAC and AdWords app-install campaigns have co-existed together. Google is now moving all app-install ads under the UAC umbrella.  According to Google, as of October 16, app-install campaigns will be running as UAC ads.  The current app-install campaigns will [...]

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Breaking News: When AMP Goes Through The Roof

Over the last year, Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) have been growing at a good, steady pace, going single-digit to low double-digit percentages of traffic for a number of websites. Here's an interesting trend - there are a quite a few news publishers, certain viral and breaking stories are now consumed in the AMP format most [...]

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What Are Some Of The Major Google Ranking Signals In 2017?

Those who are keeping up on Google's ranking algorithm knows that it is made up of over 200 different components, or "signals."  This list of signals can get pretty daunting if you're just a regular human with 24 hours in a day. But there's a silver lining to this daunting list - SEO isn't about [...]

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IAB: Paid Search Was 48 Percent Of Total Digital Spend In 2016

In 2016, paid search advertising accounted for about $35 billion, and was split almost evenly between mobile and desktop.  This news comes from the IAB's 2016 revenue report, which was released on April 26th. Spending for mobile ad surpasses desktop spending for the first time, which represented 51 percent of digital spending in the US.  In Q4 2016, [...]

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Google Mobile Search Adds Book Previews

It was announced on Twitter by Google’s Satyajeet Salgar that the company has launched the "book preview" feature on mobile search results that has been seen on Google desktop search.  This means that if you're in a region where book previews are allowed, and a book has previews available within Google Book search, Google will show you [...]

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