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How to Submit Your XML Sitemap to Google, Bing, and Yahoo

The most important part of on-page SEO allows search engines to crawl and index your pages. On-page SEO is all about increasing your discoverability in search engines. You can’t do this without allowing these search engines to access your pages. This is where crawling, indexing, and ranking comes into play. In this video, the folks [...]

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Yahoo Small Business Is Back With New Investments From Verizon

Before Facebook, before GoDaddy, before Google My Business, Yahoo Small Business was the top webhosting, e-commerce and marketing platform for small businesses.  It was neglected for years as a kind of cash cow without much investment.  It was even going to be spun out as Aabaco Small Business. But, Verizon agreed to acquire most of Yahoo in 2016 and the [...]

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Yahoo Parent Sues Mozilla For Replacing It With Google As Firefox Default Search

About three years ago, Yahoo and Mozilla announced that Yahoo would be the default search engine on Firefox in the US.  The relationship ended up ended early When the much-improved Firefox Quantum browser released last month by Mozilla, with Google as the default search provider. Now, Oath (Verizon), Yahoo's parent company, has chosen to sue Mozilla for breach of contract.  According [...]

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Flickr’s ‘Similarity Search’ Feature Makes It Easier To Find Visually Similar Photos

As of March 7th, Flickr rolled out a “similarity search” option that gives users the ability to go deeper into their initial set of search results by clicking on an image to find the photo they want. “Today, we’re introducing similarity search, which uses advanced technology to allow you to discover visually similar photos without much work [...]

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Verizon-Yahoo Deal Closing Said To Be Close After $250 Million Price Discount

Regarding the news with Verizon's buyout of Yahoo, according to Bloomberg, the two entities are close to renegotiating a deal between them, which would bring the price down $250 million.  This price drop is a lot less than the previously rumored $1 billion that was originally sought by the telecommunications company. $4.8 billion was the originally announced purchase [...]

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