#AMPConf 2018 ⚡ Key Announcements and Highlights

by Barry Adams
Accelerated Mobile Pages have evoked strong opinions from SEOs and developers since they were first introduced in 2016. Some argue that AMP is another competing standard for webpages that conflicts with the fundamental principles of the open web, while others say that AMP is necessary to bring the web in to the modern mobile-first era.Read the full article

A New Frontier for AMP (AMP Conf 2018)

A New Frontier for AMP AMP has drastically improved how people consume and interact with content on the mobile web. But there are many other places where users consume content. What if you could improve those experiences too? Today, Google is announcing a new frontier for AMP -- one in which developers can use AMP to create more expressive and engaging experiences in one of the most important places to reach users. Join us to learn more and see what developers at three companies have built. Watch the rest of the session videos here: https://goo.gl/fhMGBr Subscribe to The AMP Channel for more AMP content: https://goo.gl/xt4cq5 Read about the event and look over the schedule on the event website here: https://goo.gl/RjVsFN


Telling Stories with AMP (AMP Conf 2018)

Telling Stories with AMP In this session, Jon Newmuis and Elite Truong discuss AMP Stories, an open format for visual story telling on mobile. Stories are an extension to AMP HTML, which is already used by many publishers. Jon and Elite discuss the details of this open source project in their 30 minute talk. Watch the rest of the session videos here: https://goo.gl/fhMGBr Subscribe to The AMP Channel for more AMP content: https://goo.gl/xt4cq5 Read about the event and look over the schedule on the event website here: https://goo.gl/RjVsFN


Fast by default: AMP powering WordPress (AMP Conf 2018)

Fast by default: AMP powering WordPress The WordPress AMP plugin, pioneered by Automattic, has enabled AMP for millions of sites, but there is still a lot of room for expanding its capabilities. To help the WordPress ecosystem push forward into a bright, fast, user-friendly future, Automattic, XWP, the AMP team and Google have formed a unique collaboration to bolster the plugin capabilities and enable AMP Canonical experiences by default for WordPress sites. See the first results of our work here at AMP Conf! Watch the rest of the session videos here: https://goo.gl/fhMGBr Subscribe to The AMP Channel for more AMP content: https://goo.gl/xt4cq5 Read about the event and look over the schedule on the event website here: https://goo.gl/RjVsFN


The Definitive Guide to Building an AMP e-commerce Experience (AMP Conf 2018)

The Definitive Guide to Building an AMP e-commerce Experience In this hour long special, Lisa, PM on the AMP team with focus on e-commerce, will walk through the latest advancements in AMP that benefit e-commerce and how to get started. To then get real, a few companies whose names you know will talk you through the nitty gritty. AMP loves e-commerce! Watch the rest of the session videos here: https://goo.gl/fhMGBr Subscribe to The AMP Channel for more AMP content: https://goo.gl/xt4cq5 Read about the event and look over the schedule on the event website here: https://goo.gl/RjVsFN


AMP Optimization & SEO: Do's & Dont's (AMP Conf 2018)

AMP Optimization & SEO: Do's & Dont's In this session, Aleyda Solis gives you a lot of great tips for AMP optimization and some key considerations for SEO. Aleyda is an international SEO consultant at Orainti - she brings her expertise to this session and consults us on a selection of do's and dont's. Watch the rest of the session videos here: https://goo.gl/fhMGBr Subscribe to The AMP Channel for more AMP content: https://goo.gl/xt4cq5 Read about the event and look over the schedule on the event website here: https://goo.gl/RjVsFN