Sucks to be Avril Lavigne right now! Why?? Well, on Tuesday, McAfee announced that the Complicated singer's name generates the most "dangerous" search results on the web. Whomp, whomp! Related: Avril Performs Live For The First Time In THREE YEARS The computer security software company utilized McAfee WebAdvisor to determine the number of risky sites that popped [...]
Looking up a book title on Google? The search results now include listings at your local library, reports The Digital Reader. See also our own Jacob Lambert’s entreaty, “An Open Letter to the Person Who Wiped Boogers on My Library Book.” The post Querying the Card Catalog appeared first on The Millions.
Google today made it possible for people to discover what ebooks are available from their local library directly in search results. Readers in the U.S. who search for books will be shown various ways to find, purchase, or borrow the book in question. Show More Summary
When one starts blogging, one often doesn’t think about the tactics of SEO and how to rank in the search results. This is often something that comes with time and that we all learn as bloggers together. This process is actually a lot easier, thanks to all of the great resources and blogs already out there. Show More Summary
Microsoft is teaming up with UK-based startup Booxscale for a new feature on Bing. The companies are partnering to enable a new experience for UK users on search results. Bing UK users will now be able to order food right from search results thanks to the new integration powered by Booxscale and UK’s Hungry House. Show More Summary
Microsoft is finally taking steps to keep its users informed about fake news. Microsoft today announced that they are adding “Fact Check” label in Bing search results to help users spot fake news online. Bing will use this label forShow More Summary
Yelp escalated its battle with Google this week with a letter to the US Federal Trade Commission claiming that Google was breaking the terms of a settlement by using images from Yelp in search results. In 2012, Google brought its FTC...Show More Summary
In a letter to the Federal Trade Commission, Yelp says Google is scraping photos from Yelp's listings for its own search results
LinkedIn profiles with endorsements are viewed more by recruiters and show up higher in search results. But not all endorsements are created equal. Asking for a recommendation can feel kind of awkward: After all, you are essentially asking someone to sing your praises. Read Full Story
Google just made search results a lot more useful. The company is giving its mobile search results a new look, with a new set of tabs that show more information about television shows, movies, stocks, and books. The update's available...Show More Summary
In the world of blogging and content creation, it’s all about ranking your site in the search results and benefiting from the free organic traffic that Google has to offer. While most site owners and bloggers will know what keywords and search phrases they want to rank for, it simply isn’t as easy as that. Show More Summary
Google's adding new ways to edit and improve your business' appearance in search results.
A new study concludes that up to 30% of search results on page 1 and 2 don’t get clicked on. The post Up to 30% of Google Search Results on Page 1 and 2 Don’t Get Clicked On [STUDY] by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Google is making it easier to manage Google My Business listings with a new dashboard embedded in search results pages. The post Manage Google My Business Listings Directly From Search Results by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
After claims that Google got a think-tank research team fired for criticizing the company, a journalist is alleging other abuses by the company.
Leading Russian search engines have met with local telecoms watchdog Rozcomnadzor to work out how the services will stop pirate sites, mirrors, VPNs, and other anonymization tools from appearing in search results. Search engines will...Show More Summary