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TravelTime maps API lets users search by time rather than distance

Time and distance aren’t always synonymous. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Seo, Greg Sterling


How call tracking is becoming ‘conversational intelligence’

Marketers have really only scratched the surface of what call analytics can do. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
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Amazon to introduce video ads in mobile-app search results — report

The buy reportedly requires a minimum $35,000 budget. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Amazon, Seo, Greg Sterling


Survey finds Google Home users do more, have ‘far higher’ satisfaction than Alexa owners

Alexa devices dominate, but higher Google Home NPS scores suggest it will have better word of mouth and could gain market share. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Seo, Alexa, Greg Sterling, Google Home, Google Home NPS


Google launches News Initiative subscriptions lab for publishers

The company also announced new fact-checking tools and other efforts to stop the spread of ‘misinformation.’ Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Google, Seo, Greg Sterling


Google fined another $1.7 billion by EU for ‘abusive’ AdSense publisher contracts

Google has now been fined a cumulative total of roughly $9.3 billion and there’s one more potential case lurking. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Google, Seo, Eu, Greg Sterling


Yelps says Google trying to bring back ‘discredited’ shopping antitrust remedy

Company says the approach only delivers marginally better traffic to competitors’ sites. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Google, Seo, Greg Sterling


Yelps says Google trying to bring back ‘discredited’ rival links EU antitrust remedy

Company says the approach only delivers marginally better traffic to competitors’ sites. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Google, Seo, Eu, Greg Sterling


Waze conquers ‘digital dark zone’ with in-car, out-of-home ad coordination

McDonald’s campaign showed drivers in-car ads that mirrored billboards. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Seo, Waze, McDonald, Greg Sterling


SEO industry ‘a minefield of dodgy practitioners’: Australian official seeks action

Small business advocate is calling for new regulation. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
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Study: Brands are failing voice search optimization in 3 key areas

Brands had limited or non-existent review-response strategies, failed to optimize for unbranded keywords and didn’t do enough local-social posting. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
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DuckDuckGo a new ‘default search’ option for Chrome, is it time to start paying attention?

The upstart search engine’s visibility has been growing. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
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What will Google Hotels mean for online booking sites?

The new site mirrors the UI of Google Flights and could have a similar affect on the hotel booking market. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Google, Seo, Greg Sterling, Google Hotels


DuckDuckGo CEO testifies: Privacy legislation isn’t ‘anti-advertising’

Gabriel Weinberg also believes that privacy legislation can make the internet more competitive. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Seo, Gabriel Weinberg, Greg Sterling


Report: 65 million US smart speaker owners, smart displays quickly gaining traction

Surveys suggest there’s still considerable room for growth. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
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Duplex-powered Google Assistant restaurant booking expanding to more states and users

Available on Pixel phones, it will be rolling out to other Android and iOS users in the near future. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Google, Seo, Greg Sterling


Moz on Domain Authority 2.0: How SEOs should (and shouldn’t) use it

A conversation with Moz’s Russ Jones about what’s changed. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Seo, Domain Authority, Greg Sterling, Russ Jones


More ‘shoppable ads’ coming to Google Images

Google has tested similar units in the past on YouTube and in Q4 2018. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Google, Seo, Google Images, Greg Sterling


Yelp adds ‘Verified Licenses’ for local providers to lineup of paid products

Yelp manually checks that the business has a license and is in good standing. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Seo, Yelp, Greg Sterling


Voice gaining on mobile browser as top choice for smartphone-based search

Since 2018, voice has become more users’ first choice for mobile search. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
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Google lobs invective at EU Copyright Directive

SVP Kent Walker urges changes in language ahead of ratification. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Google, Seo, Eu, Greg Sterling, SVP Kent Walker


Botify founder: Half of enterprise pages not being crawled by search engines

The company hopes its the $20 million it just picked up in series B will bolster its platform to tackle today’s “complex” SEO climate. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
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Botify founder: Half of enterprise pages not being indexed

The company hopes its the $20 million it just picked up in series B will bolster its platform to tackle today’s “complex” SEO climate. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Seo, Greg Sterling


Startup helps small retailers get local inventory data online at POS

Pointy offers a way to gain more SEO visibility and compete with Amazon. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
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FTC busts Amazon seller for buying reviews

Diet supplements company was buying fake reviews from a vendor Amazon itself had previously sued in 2016. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Amazon, Seo, Ftc, Greg Sterling


Google Assistant everywhere: more dedicated buttons, expansion on lower-end phones

The company is also adding local search suggestions in Messages. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Google, Seo, Greg Sterling


Nearly half of users have a bad reaction to ‘not secure’ browser warning, survey finds

With few exceptions, brands suffered diminished credibility in UK study. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: UK, Seo, Greg Sterling


Google Q&A: More than 90 percent of questions unanswered by business owners

The answers that are there are mostly coming from Local Guides, who may or may not provide accurate information. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Google, Seo, Greg Sterling


SMBs bullish on virtual assistants, think Alexa has biggest marketing potential

Don’t focus on the specific numbers, the interesting thing is the sentiment. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Seo, Alexa, Don, Greg Sterling


Waze partners with WPP to literally drive traffic to retail stores

The partnership will launch in North America and parts of Europe. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. [Author: Greg Sterling]
Tags: Europe, Seo, Waze, North America, WPP, Greg Sterling