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Doodle 4 Google 2014 Contest has Begun

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The student who wins this year's Doodle 4 Google contest will get his or her logo published on Google’s homepage for a day. The winner will also receive a $30,000 college scholarship and a $50,000 technology grant for his or her school. The student who wins this year's Doodle 4 Google contest will get his or her logo published on Google’s homepage for a day. The winner will also receive a $30,000 college scholarship and a $50,000 technology grant for his or her school. 0 Comments

Branded vs. Non-Branded SEM

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Whether a company should bid on their own brand name to fortify their search position is a subject of fierce debate. Here are some of the key considerations to equip you with the information needed to make the right decision for your organization. Whether a company should bid on their own brand name to fortify their search position is a subject of fierce debate. Here are some of the key considerations to equip you with the information needed to make the right decision for your organization. 0 Comments

Google Paints a Happy Little Bob Ross Birthday Doodle

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“The Joy of Painting” TV show host Bob Ross is celebrated on Google’s homepage today with a Doodle paying tribute to the artist known for teaching PBS viewers to paint landscapes, including mountains surrounded by happy little clouds and trees. “The Joy of Painting” TV show host Bob Ross is celebrated on Google’s homepage today with a Doodle paying tribute to the artist known for teaching PBS viewers to paint landscapes, including mountains surrounded by happy little clouds and trees. 0 Comments

Google Birthday Doodle Gives Power to the Poople

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By now, most Google users are accustomed to seeing Google celebrate the birthdays of famous artists, scientists, and holidays or events. Today, Google is celebrating its own birthday, as the search engine officially turns 14 years old. By now, most Google users are accustomed to seeing Google celebrate the birthdays of famous artists, scientists, and holidays or events. Today, Google is celebrating its own birthday, as the search engine officially turns 14 years old. 0 Comments

A Nexus 7 Ad? On Google’s Home Page? Blasphemy!

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Apparently Google jumped the shark this week, punched some nuns in the face, and clubbed some baby seals by introducing an obtrusive new element to their home page. No, not the new Google+ birthday reminders. That ad for the Google Nexus 7 tablet. Apparently Google jumped the shark this week, punched some nuns in the face, and clubbed some baby seals by introducing an obtrusive new element to their home page. No, not the new Google+ birthday reminders. That ad for the Google Nexus 7 tablet. 0 Comments

Gustav Klimt Google Logo Celebrates 150th Birthday of Austrian Erotica Artist

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Today, the Google homepage logo is found within Gustav Klimt’s The Kiss, in honor of the controversial Austrian artist’s 150th birthday. Klimt, who led the Secession movement in Vienna, is known for his nudes and appreciation of the female body. Today, the Google homepage logo is found within Gustav Klimt’s The Kiss, in honor of the controversial Austrian artist’s 150th birthday. Klimt, who led the Secession movement in Vienna, is known for his nudes and appreciation of the female body. 0 Comments

Doodle 4 Google 2012 Winner Travels to Pirate Times

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It’s the coloring contest that blows all others out of the water. Second-grader Dylan Hoffman of Wisconsin scored a $30,000 college scholarship, a $50,000 technology grant for his school, and a Chromebook as the winner of Doodle 4 Google 2012. It’s the coloring contest that blows all others out of the water. Second-grader Dylan Hoffman of Wisconsin scored a $30,000 college scholarship, a $50,000 technology grant for his school, and a Chromebook as the winner of Doodle 4 Google 2012. 0 Comments

Howard Carter King Tut Google Logo Pays Homage to Famous Archaeologist

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Today's Google Doodle is a tribute to archaeologist Howard Carter, who discovered King Tutankhamun’s tomb in 1922. The logo features Carter standing in front of the sarcophagus, amid other ancient Egyptian artifacts excavated from the tomb. Today's Google Doodle is a tribute to archaeologist Howard Carter, who discovered King Tutankhamun’s tomb in 1922. The logo features Carter standing in front of the sarcophagus, amid other ancient Egyptian artifacts excavated from the tomb. 0 Comments

Leap Year 2012 Google Doodle Frogs Share Stage With Gioachino Rossini

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The frogs are back, and this time it’s musical. Today’s leap year Google Doodle on Google’s homepage marks two occasions: the extra day that shows up almost every four years on February 29, and the birthday of composer Gioachino Rossini. The frogs are back, and this time it’s musical. Today’s leap year Google Doodle on Google’s homepage marks two occasions: the extra day that shows up almost every four years on February 29, and the birthday of composer Gioachino Rossini. 0 Comments

Wavy Google Logo Honors Heinrich Hertz

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The wavy blue, red, yellow, and green logo on Google’s homepage today is in honor of Heinrich Rudolph Hertz. The German physicist, who was instrumental in the discovery of electromagnetic and radio waves, was born on this date 155 years ago. The wavy blue, red, yellow, and green logo on Google’s homepage today is in honor of Heinrich Rudolph Hertz. The German physicist, who was instrumental in the discovery of electromagnetic and radio waves, was born on this date 155 years ago. 0 Comments

Rest in Peace, Steve Jobs

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Steve Jobs, 56, Apple cofounder and former CEO, has died after a long battle with cancer. A visionary and inspiration to millions, his influence was far reaching, as demonstrated by the mourning in the tech world and beyond of a life cut short. Steve Jobs, 56, Apple cofounder and former CEO, has died after a long battle with cancer. A visionary and inspiration to millions, his influence was far reaching, as demonstrated by the mourning in the tech world and beyond of a life cut short. 0 Comments

Google Loves Lucy: Lucille Ball’s 100th Birthday Celebrated with Google Logo

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Google is celebrating the 100th birthday of Lucille Ball today with a special “I Love Lucy” themed Google Doodle. The black and white Google logo appears on a retro television set that has six playable classic clips from the loved 1950s sitcom. Google is celebrating the 100th birthday of Lucille Ball today with a special “I Love Lucy” themed Google Doodle. The black and white Google logo appears on a retro television set that has six playable classic clips from the loved 1950s sitcom. 0 Comments

Distilling Universal Search

While some industry-watchers are cheering Google's recent moves, others are yawning. Range Online's Phil Stelter digs into what Universal Search really means for Google, and for search marketers. While some industry-watchers are cheering Google's recent moves, others are yawning. Range Online's Phil Stelter digs into what Universal Search really means for Google, and for search marketers. 0 Comments