Archive for February, 2016

Google Maps for iOS Receives ’Add a Pitstop’ Feature

Google announced the ‘Add a Pitstop’ feature within Google Maps is now available on iOS devices in all countries where navigation is offered. Previously, if you wanted to get direction to a location outside of the route you’ve charted on

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Here Are The Top 7 Reasons You Should Attend MarTech

MarTech: The Marketing Tech Conference is right around the corner, and we’re excited to share this incredible experience with you. If you haven’t registered yet, take a moment to review the top seven reasons you should attend this year’s conference

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SearchCap: Bing’s Search Wave, Mobile Page Speed Insights & Leap Day Google Doodle

Amy Gesenhues is Third Door Media’s General Assignment Reporter, covering the latest news and updates for Search Engine Land and Marketing Land. From 2009 to 2012, she was an award-winning syndicated columnist for a number of daily newspapers from New

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Infographic: Click-to-Call Commerce

Mobile devices are causing a huge upward trend. And advertisers are noticing. BIA/Kelsey predicts that the annual number of mobile phone calls to businesses will reach 162 billion by 2019. That’s great news for companies. Why? Because consumers spend more

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SEO & The Zero Moment of Truth

80% of success is showing up. Woody Allen Fifteen years ago, the marketing messages we received were all thrust at us via TV, radio, print, PR and word of mouth. Now, everything has changed. We no longer take the marketing

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Bing’s “Search Wave” Showcases Search Volume For 2016 Presidential Candidates

Bing is gearing up for tomorrow’s Super Tuesday state primaries with the launch of its new “Search Wave” feature, a search tool that showcases search volume for each of this year’s presidential candidates. Building on the Bing Elections that rolled

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SEJ Wrap-Up: Google Removes Sidebar Ads & All Google Compare Products—What’s Next? by @megcabrera

This is the wrap-up of the most popular posts and announcements on SEJ over the previous week. Newsletter subscribers are the first to receive this and other updates. Google Removes Right Hand Sidebar Ads Google has officially started rolling out an

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The Need For Speed: 7 Observations On The Impact Of Page Speed To The Future Of Local Mobile Search

Having a mobile website in and of itself sets an SMB apart from almost half of its competitors. The Local Search Association (LSA) issued a report commissioned by BuzzBoard titled “Mobile: Ready — or Not?” in January 2016. BuzzBoard’s research

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6 Important Content Optimization Tips for Product Pages

When it comes to optimizing your website, particularly focusing on content, it’s the blog and the homepage that get all the attention. Even your Thank You pages and Unsubscribe pages are often mentioned in the media as a place for

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The Penguin in the room: what to do until Google rolls out its latest update

Google’s Penguin 3.0 update affected less than 1% of U.S./English queries in 2014. Granted, Google processes over 40,000 search queries every second, which translates to a staggering 1.2 trillion searches per year worldwide, so Penguin 3.0 ultimately hit 12 billion

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