Linguistics is the scientific study of language. There are broadly three aspects to the study, which include language form, language meaning, and language in context. The earliest known activities in the description of language have been attributed to Pāṇini around 500 BCE, with his analysis of Sanskrit in Ashtadhyayi.Language can be understood as an interplay of sound and meaning. The discipline that studies linguistic sound is termed as phonetics, which is concerned with the actual properties of speech sounds and non-speech sounds, and how they are produced and perceived.
Posts about Linguistics
  • Bloggers Best Posts From 2014

    … of 2014 is written by Gianluca, in which he questions the way SEOs are currently thinking about their field of expertise: ” From Semantic to Semiotic. The next evolution of Search Marketing” The way search engines are developing during the past 2 years is sometimes diffiicult to understand if you haven’t studied mathematics, physics and linguistics…

    Samantha Noble/ State of Digitalin Paid Search SEO Mobile- 19 readers -
  • Are Your Big Words Causing Small Headaches?

    … will already know we put a huge premium on understanding buyer personas and cultivating messages that speak to them in a personal, relevant way. But if those messages are above (or below) your readers’ heads, you’re not just losing impact, but potentially annoying them. This is a good place to point out that “reading level” doesn’t just refer to bigger…

    Randy Milanovic/ KAYAK ONLINE MARKETING BLOG in Content- 3 readers -
  • Co-Occurrence as a Ranking Signal

    … Google could use to discover our interests and connections including Google Play, Google+, Gmail, social shares, book reviews, book topic, relationship to the author and many others but they all appeared conveniently correlational. It’s only after I started querying each phrase pair using the {name} + {author} or {name} + {title} formula that I…

    Dan Petrovic/ DEJAN SEOin SEO Google Facebook Twitter- 15 readers -
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