image via (cc) flickr user __Andrew For those who run a website, playing the search engine optimization game is a necessary evil if you want your stuff to be seen by anyone who isn’t in your immediate family. Mastering the dark alchemy...Show More Summary
Google is poised to lose billions in annual revenue if Apple does not renew a deal making Google the default search engine in iOS, according to a new memo by analysts at UBS, which attempts to predict the real-world impact of such a decision.
Google's search deal with Apple — which makes Google the default search engine on Apple's mobile devices — is up for renewal this year and analysts at UBS are worrying that this could seriously impact Google's dominance of search. "Over...Show More Summary
What's the right way to apologize? Here is my foolproof business apology template, along with some notes about apology pitfalls. The post Apology 101: How to Save Your Reputation by @jeanmariedion appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Software behemoths, Google, are planning to launch a small mobile network across the US, a report from City A.M. can confirm. The move is seen as a potential threat to competing telecoms businesses, such as AT&T, as the search engine giants add another avenue of communication to their empire. Show More Summary
Our next site audit will be Wednesday, March 4th at 10 am Pacific, 1 pm Eastern. The post March 2015 #SEJThinkTank Site Audit Sites Chosen by @dantosz appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Guest post by Julien Lemoine, co-founder & CTO of Algolia, a developer friendly search as a service API. Algolia started in 2012 as an offline search engine SDK for mobile. At this time we had no idea that within two years we would have...Show More Summary
Discover how top bloggers are growing traffic and making money with their blogs through these top blogging infographics. The post 7 Infographics to Make You a Better Blogger by @zacjohnson appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
How Could Photos Help Your SEO? March 02, 2015 While a photo may not help a search engine, it probably would help a searcher decide if your link was worth the click.
What does it take to soar to the top of the search engines or the newsfeed on Facebook? The speakers at Agent Reboot recommend that you avoid "vanilla marketing," identify "trending personas," incorporate niched-based tagging and employ targeted boosting...
It's been the punchline to plenty of gags, and now it looks as if Google is finally ready to do something with its homegrown social network. The search engine has announced that the visual elements of Google+ is being moved into a separate product ca...
If a person pops the intersection of “Homan and Fillmore” into Google, the search engine returns an innocently named “Chicago Police Department Evidence and Recovered Property Section” via Google Maps. The former warehouse hovering nearly...Show More Summary
Google plans to bias its search engines in favor of the supposedly factual accuracy of the sites to which it links. From the New Scientist story: THE internet is stuffed with garbage. Anti-vaccination websites make the front page of Google, and fact-free “news” stories spread like wildfire. Show More Summary
The case comes after Russian search engine Yandex claimed that Google abuses its large Android market share to promote its apps.
6 Social Media Practices That Boost SEO February 28, 2015 The practices of Social Media Marketing, or SMM, and Search Engine Optimization, or SEO, are two strategies that are associated to each other in a number of ways. They are both strategies that have their prime focus on developing an alluring identity for the brand, which helps in attracting visitors naturally.
On Monday, 23rd of February 2015, Edgard Marx will introduce Smart, a search engine designed over the Semantic Search paradigm; subsequently, Tommaso Soru will present ROCKER, a refinement operator approach for key discovery. Abstract – Smart Since the conception of the Web, search engines play a key role in making content available. Show More Summary
What happened in #ContentMarketing world during the month of February? Let's take a look. The post This Month in #ContentMarketing: February 2015 by @dantosz appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
According to Shareaholic, last year social media shares drove more traffic to websites than search engines. This means that it's more important than ever to develop content with social sharing in mind. Who doesn't want their contentShow More Summary
What Is (A) Nofollow? Nofollow is an indication that can be added to a link to tell search engines you recommend they not follow that link. Basically to tell them not to pay attention to that link at all. In practice search engines do...Show More Summary
Facebook isn't the gravy train it used to be, and here's why. The post 5 Ways to Increase Organic Reach on Facebook by @beymour appeared first on Search Engine Journal.