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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  • Understanding AdWords keyword match types for manufacturers

    …With much of AdWords' help documentation geared towards retailers, it can be confusing for manufacturers to figure out how best to utilize the platform. This guide to match types for manufacturers from columnist Dianna Huff can help. The post Understanding AdWords keyword match types for... Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. …

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  • New Google App Shows Which Famous Portrait Looks Like You

    When you see famous portraits from Ye Olden Days, you may wonder what you would have looked like back then. Your curiosity may be satisfied by a Google app that can delight or perhaps horrify you. Google Arts & Culture is an app that can now show your closest match to a famous portrait. Its new Face Match feature offers to match a selfie of you, or a friend, with a famous portrait.

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Tech- 6 readers -
  • Smart speaker sales grew 103% last year

    …The virtual assistant devices became the fastest selling consumer technology last year, dramatically outpacing wearables and VR. The post Smart speaker sales grew 103% last year appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. …

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 8 readers -
  • Local SEOs: Don’t Play These Google Games

    … why some people are still trying to “game” Google by using sketchy SEO hacks. But when it comes to ranking and SEO strategies, it’s not smart to play with Google if you want your site to have long-term SEO success. Here’s why… Shall We Play A Game? In the early days of the internet, it was easy to “game” search engine results so your website…

    Street Fightin Google- 11 readers -
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