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Join us for a #BrandME Reputation Management Chat on Thursday March 31

#BrandME Twitter Chat

On Thursday, March 31st at 12PM ET, a group of online marketers, SEO pros and branding experts will be sharing their insights on reputation management under a #BrandME hashtag on Twitter. If you’re interested in the associated trends or want to get some practical tips for your personal or company brand, do save the date […]

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Google Adds New Search Features to Follow the US Elections Hype


The US presidential elections of 2016 continue to create a massive buzz online, enabling citizens to be more directly included in the hottest discussions. Online search, social networks and YouTube videos are booming with engagements and have become primary sources of real-time information on candidates and campaigns. To meet this increased demand for instant information […]

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Wikipedia’s Transparent Search Engine Will Not Rival Google


Wikimedia Foundation, the parent organization of Wikipedia and several other open knowledge projects, recently announced a plan to build a new search engine with an aim to democratize online content. In September 2015, the project received a $2.5M grant from John S. and James L. Knight Foundation to build “the Internet’s first transparent engine,” whose […]

  • February 17th, 2016

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Penguin Update Postponed to 2016, SEO Experts On Edge

penguin update 2016

At a recent SMX Israel, Google’s Webmaster trends analyst, Gary Illyes announced that the next Penguin update will come before the year’s end and that it should enable the already impressively capable algorithm to run continuously and work in real-time. The unrolling date for Penguin 4.2 has since been pushed to an unspecified time next […]

  • December 4th, 2015

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Google Open-Sources TensorFlow to Explore New Frontiers of Machine Learning and AI

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Google have been exploring the field of artificial intelligence for several years now, constantly improving the ways machines work for people. Recently, the company decided to share their intelligent resources with the world and move the boundaries of the research done in the field. Namely, on November 9th, the web magnate decided to open-source their […]

  • November 18th, 2015

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Google Tests Digital Ads on UK Billboards: Who will Benefit Most?

digital out-of-home (DOOH)

Eager to escape the apparently all too narrow confines of the screens of our smartphones, smartwatches, desktops, laptops and tablets, Google recently started dipping their toes into the waters of digital out-of-home (DOOH) advertising. The goal behind the project is to expand the use of Google’s DoubleClick functionality and enable people to programmatically order billboard […]

  • November 6th, 2015

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