By Michael Georgiou Private messaging helps businesses enhance the overall experience of customer service on social. Do you use Facebook Messenger to contact your customers? The post How Facebook Messenger Changes Social Customer Service by @mgeorgiou22 appeared first on Search Engine Journal. Source:: SEO News
By Michiel Heijmans If your website is all about news, there’s quite a lot that can be done to optimize your news site for search engines. Here they are: The post How to Optimize Your News Site by @michielheijmans appeared first on Search Engine Journal. Source:: SEO News
By Mindy Weinstein Audi app Anchor launched weeks ago, but has already been gaining in popularity. Be an early adopter and learn the many brand benefits of this platform. The post Audio App Anchor is the Cool New Kid on the Social Media Block by @mindydweinstein appeared first on Search Engine Journal. Source:: SEO News
By Brett McHale Most of the advice about running paid social ads deals with the technical process behind it. Here’s how you can create amazing Facebook and Twitter ads. The post How to Create Amazing Ads for Facebook and Twitter by @mchale05 appeared first on Search Engine Journal. Source:: SEO News
By Matt Southern It has been a turmultuous week for Google when it comes to dealing with legal issues. First, the European Commission files antitrust complaints against Google. Then, Microsoft withdrew previous antitrust complaints dating back to 2011. Now, Getty Images is joining the European Commission with similar antitrust complaints. Getty Images has stated it will file a competition lawsuit with the EU against Google, suggesting that Google has made changes to image search which promote piracy. In addition, Getty Images claims Google is giving itself an unfair advantage when it comes to traffic and advertising. The fact that Google…
By Danielle Antosz Maybe you are tired of towing the corporate line. Maybe you are just ready to be your own boss. Whatever your reasons are for wanting to become a freelancer or entrepreneur, the journey is an exciting one. And sometimes scary. The post 13 Secrets for Becoming a Successful Freelancer by @dantosz appeared first on Search Engine Journal. Source:: SEO News
By Anna Crowe Seriously, has anyone mastered local SEO yet? With Google’s announcing ‘prominence’ as a new ranking signal, find out how to rank for local SEO here. The post How Does “Prominence” Affect Local SEO? by @annaleacrowe appeared first on Search Engine Journal. Source:: SEO News
By Matt Southern Google inexplicably removed the in-depth articles section from search results over two weeks ago. Now it appears the section has returned just as quietly as it was removed. The in-depth articles section surfaces long-form content and has been around since 2013, before being removed 17 days ago. Google never officially spoke on why it was removed, but now it’s back leading to some speculation that it may have been a bug or glitch that cause it to go down. As far as we can tell, the section functions as it always did, ruling out the possibility of…
A study led by Adobe Media Optimizer finds that paid search ads that end up in the 4th position might actually produce the best results.
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Google has gained one new antitrust investigation and had another one withdrawn all in the span of one week. Microsoft officially withdrew its antitrust complaints against Google, while saying the company is “changing legal priorities”. Microsoft’s long-standing antitrust complaints date back to 2011, which was when Microsoft filed a formal complaint with the EU. Microsoft’s complaint was that Google was favoring it’s own properties in organic search results. Also in the complaint was an issue with the fact that third-party search engines are not able to search through and index anything from YouTube. This may come as a relief to […]
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