Google

Google is an American multinational corporation specializing in Internet-related services and products. These include online advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, and software. Most of its profits are derived from AdWords.Google was founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while they were Ph.D. students at Stanford University. Together they own about 16 percent of its shares. They incorporated Google as a privately held company on September 4, 1998. An initial public offering followed on August 19, 2004. Its mission statement from the outset was "to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful", and its unofficial slogan was "Don't be evil".
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  • Move Over Position 1, There’s a New Place in Town.

    26 April 2017 | Melanie Kamdar Move Over Position 1, There’s a New Place in Town. For more than 18 years SEOs and brand have been fighting to get their websites ranking at the coveted position 1 on the search engine results pages (SERPs). However, now there’s a new position that’s worth fighting for, position 0. What is position 0? Position 0 is otherwise known as a featured snippet.

    Tamar SEO and Social Blog- 17 readers -
  • Google: 15% of Searches Every Day Are Still New

    Google: 15% of Searches Every Day Are Still New April 26, 2017 at 3:38 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment For many years, Googlers have referred to a statistic regarding searches, stating that 15% of all searches done are for queries never seen by Google before. And in Google’s new blog post about search algos and updates, they state that they still see 15% of search ...

    Jennifer Slegg/ The SEM Post- 12 readers -
  • Google Testing Hotel Rates Carousel in Search Results

    … Another day, another test from Google in their sponsored hotel rates listings. Now Google is testing a carousel of rates from various sources within the hotel knowledge panel. Sergey Alakov spotted the latest test. Here is what it looks like: The carousel scrolls sideways through the various rate offers from sponsors. The carousel version is […] The post Google Testing Hotel Rates Carousel in Search Results appeared first on The SEM Post. …

    Jennifer Slegg/ The SEM Postin Google- 11 readers -
  • How HTTPS Affects SEO and Why You Should Make the Move

    …. We purged ALL of our caches which includes CDN’s cache so that we could pull all of the static files from HTTPS rather than HTTP. We fixed seo-hackercom’s internal caching system to work with HTTPS. To that end, we used the W3 Total Cache plugin. Back then, I reviewed Cyrus Shepard’s post entitled: “The Big List of SEO Tips and Tricks…

    SEO Hacker Blogin Social SEO How To's- 16 readers -
  • Google Soliciting Feedback on Hotel Knowledge Panel Accuracy

    … Google Soliciting Feedback on Hotel Knowledge Panel Accuracy April 25, 2017 at 4:38 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment If you do a search for a hotel that brings up a hotel knowledge panel, you might be asked to give feedback on the accuracy of the listing and to make edits to improve it. Here is what it looks like within a search…

    Jennifer Slegg/ The SEM Postin Google- 10 readers -
  • Google Testing Popover Banner for Hotel Rates in Search Results

    … Google Testing Popover Banner for Hotel Rates in Search Results April 25, 2017 at 3:53 am PST By Jennifer Slegg Leave a Comment Google is testing a new banner style call to action within their hotel knowledge panel on the mobile search results. When searching a hotel that has sponsored room rate listings, Google is showing a new floating…

    Jennifer Slegg/ The SEM Postin Google- 13 readers -
  • How to Conquer Google by Hacking User Intent

    … are relevant to the user’s search. If the number 1 ranking result receives significantly fewer clicks than the results below it, then search engines would begin to consider its position. This means two things for SEO: relevant and engaging copy in meta titles and descriptions can have a positive effect on search rankings; SERPs can be a good…

    Tamar SEO and Social Blogin SEO Google How To's- 13 readers -
  • Google trying TV ad buying again with DoubleClick Bid Manager

    … To allow advertisers to buy and compare video ad performance across linear TV and digital, Google is bringing programmatic access to linear TV inventory to DoubleClick Bid Manager (DBM). The new offering, announced at the National Association for Broadcasters (NAB) conference in Las Vegas on Monday, taps inventory sources from WideOrbit, clypd…

    Ginny Marvin/ Marketing Landin Google- 14 readers -
  • When Breaking Google’s Guidelines Is Almost Necessary with GMB

    … you may have heard from Google’s PR team recently, spam is still a very big problem in Google Maps. Joy Hawkins is a Local SEO expert who is a Google My Business top contributor. Joy is the owner of Sterling Sky, in Canada, and is the author of the Expert’s Guide to Local SEO, which is an advanced training manual for people wanting a detailed look at what it takes to succeed in the local SEO space. …

    Street Fightin Google- 17 readers -
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