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Google’s Voice AI Resonates In New Pixel Recorder App

A sound recording application has been released by Google for its newly released Pixel 4 smartphone. This application is simply called Recorder, and it recognizes speech and uses artificial intelligence to produce a written transaction of the recording. Users will be able to search for words and phrases as well as other sounds, like music an [...]

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Google Readies New Markup Rules For European News Publishers

Google is preparing to change how it presents content in search results pages in France and throughout Europe. This follows the new European Copyright Directive that first rolled out in France. The intention behind the Copyright Directive is to generate fees for media publishers whose content appears in search results and on news aggregation sites. Google however has [...]

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Dan Shure on Google Core Updates And Podcasting

Dan Shure took some time to talk to Barry Schwartz from Search Engine Land about some SEO topics. The spoke about how he went from being a piano teacher to an SEO. Dan talked about his theories around Google core updates, and specifically how to structure your content on its pages to make it more [...]

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Location Targeting Available In Google Smart Shopping Campaigns

Smart Shopping campaigns Google's machine learning-driven campaigns for product ads. These campaigns automatically optimize ad delivery across Google's properties. Since this is a newer campaign type, there are settings and reporting limitations that keep a number of advertisers on the sidelines. Advertisers weren't able to control location targeting until just recently. Previously, Smart Shopping campaigns targeted [...]

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Amazon Continues To Chip Away At Google’s Search Ad Dominance

In terms of search advertising in the US, Google is, by far, the biggest player out there. But, there are others who are chipping away at that lead, including Amazon. According to estimates released on October 15 by research firm, eMarketer, Amazon's share of the search advertising market is expecting to grow as Google's shrinks [...]

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How to Sell on Instagram

Back in 2018, Instagram launched a new feature called Shoppable Posts. Shoppable posts make it easier than ever for brands to connect directly with consumers and sell their products right on Instagram. Instagram shoppable posts are marked with a “Tap to View Products” pop-up or small white circle with the shopping bag icon. When users [...]

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How to Create an Instagram Marketing Strategy

In 2019, your Instagram feed will become just as important as the homepage on your website. It’s a big claim, we know. But the fact is that more and more people are turning to Instagram instead of Google to search for brands. That’s why we recommend taking a good hard look at your Instagram profile. [...]

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