• Google News Lab powers digital journalism training for Africa

    … For journalists, recent advances in digital technology present compelling new opportunities to discover, tell and share stories—like this one from the Mail & Guardian that uses Google My Maps to highlight top water wasters in metro areas during the drought. But learning how to use new digital tools for reporting can be intimidating or even…

    The Official Google Blogin Google- 28 readers -
  • Google Posts now live for all Google My Business users

    … Google announced on the Google My Business blog that they are now rolling out Google Posts to all Google My Business customers. A couple weeks ago, Google moved Google Posts into Google My Business and that is where you can access it now. Go to your Google My Business account and click on “Posts” on the left hand side menu when you are in your…

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 27 readers -
  • Visualize data instantly with machine learning in Google Sheets

    Sorting through rows and rows of data in a spreadsheet can be overwhelming. That’s why today, we’re rolling out new features in Sheets that make it even easier for you to visualize and share your data, and find insights your teams can act on. Ask and you shall receive → Sheets can build charts for you Explore in Sheets, powered by machine learning, helps teams gain insights ...

    The Official Google Blog- 27 readers -
  • The AdWords 2017 roadmap is loaded with artificial intelligence

    Google recently shared their 2017 AdWords product roadmap at Google Marketing Next. Because the audience is primarily comprised of executives at big agencies and big brands, and Google is doing its best to get them excited about all their capabilities, the event sometimes skims over some of the details that matter to those of us managing accounts day-to-day.

    Frederick Vallaeys/ Search Engine Land- 27 readers -
  • Your summer-lovin’ Google Assistant

    T-minus two weeks until summer officially begins, and sunny days, BBQs, outdoor concerts are around the corner. Here's how your Google Assistant can shine like the summer sun: Planning to go to a big summer concert? Just ask your Assistant on your phone “When is the Stern Grove Festival?” Hosting a BBQ? Order the essentials with your Assistant on Google Home by say ...

    The Official Google Blog- 26 readers -
  • Setting up and testing AMP for WordPress: A quick 7-step guide

    … activated the Yoast SEO plugin as part of your WordPress setup. If you haven’t, you can simply skip the parts that reference this plugin — you can still activate AMP functionality without it — but I highly recommend this plugin if you are serious about SEO for your WordPress site. Step 1: Install and activate your AMP plugin(s) The AMP plugin by Automattic…

    Search Engine Landin SEO Google Blogging- 25 readers -