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Cortana Makes Her Way to Windows 9

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Microsoft will bring the digital assistant to desktop users in an effort to provide a more "mobile"-like experience on all platforms. Microsoft will bring the digital assistant to desktop users in an effort to provide a more "mobile"-like experience on all platforms. 0 Comments

Bing Ads 2014 Recap

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In the past year, Bing has added features like product ads, auto-tagging and online insertion orders to make it easier to advertise on the network. In the past year, Bing has added features like product ads, auto-tagging and online insertion orders to make it easier to advertise on the network. 0 Comments

Listing Management: The Required Foundation for Local SEO

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Effective listing management trumps all other local SEO efforts. It has been and continues to be the required foundation for a successful local SEO program. Consider these four major factors when creating your listing management strategy. Listing management continues to be the required foundation for a successful local SEO program. Consider these major factors when creating your strategy. 0 Comments

Google Analytics Now Available for iOS

Google Analytics iOS App

You can now download the official Google Analytics app for iPhone and iPod Touch. While the Android version of this app has been available for some time, this is the first release for iOS. The app has all the GA features you're used to seeing. You can now download the official Google Analytics app for iPhone and iPod Touch to see key website stats while you're on the go. 0 Comments

YouTube to Censor Search Results From Artists Who Rebuff New Streaming Music Service

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Users searching for music on YouTube may not find content from their some of their favorite independent artists. This is blatant censorship from Google, designed to pressure small independent labels to sign unfavorable deals with YouTube. Users searching for music on YouTube may not find content from their some of their favorite independent artists. This is blatant censorship from Google. 0 Comments

Google My Business: New Tools for Small Business Owners

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Google has created Google My Business, a one-stop shop for small business owners looking to increase their visibility within Google search, Google Maps, and Google+. Users will also be able to access their applications in one place. Google has created Google My Business, a one-stop shop for small business owners looking to increase their visibility within Google search, Google Maps, and Google+. Users will also be able to access their applications in one place. 0 Comments

The Difference Between App to App and Web to App Advertising

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Mobile devices – and the apps contained within them – are increasingly "always on." This presents a perfect opportunity for advertisers to drive meaningful engagement where messages are an integrated and seamless part of the user experience. Mobile devices – and the apps contained within them – are increasingly "always on." This presents a perfect opportunity for advertisers to drive meaningful engagement where messages are an integrated and seamless part of the user experience. 0 Comments

7 Reasons You Need to Update Your Google Maps App

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Google Maps has released a major update to their app for Android and iOS, including lane guidance, offline directions, improved search for restaurants, bars, and hotels, direct integration with the Uber app, ability to save locations, and more. Google Maps has released a major update to their app for Android and iOS, including lane guidance, offline directions, improved search for restaurants, bars, and hotels, direct integration with the Uber app, ability to save locations, and more. 0 Comments

Yahoo Wants Google's Spot as the Default iOS Search Engine

Yahoo iOS Search

Will we see Apple switch its default search engine from Google to Yahoo? That's the scenario Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is looking to make a reality. Google currently pays Apple about $1 billion a year to be the default iOS search engine. Will we see Apple switch its default search engine from Google to Yahoo? That's the scenario Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is looking to make a reality. Google currently pays Apple about $1 billion a year to be the default iOS search engine. 0 Comments

AdMob Now Has Google Analytics Integration, Tag Management for Content Experiments

AdMob Google Analytics Integration

Google has announced that AdMob users now have access to Google Analytics data from directly inside the AdMob platform. Google has also added tag management for content experiments, which gives more tools for in-app purchase options. Google has announced that AdMob users now have access to Google Analytics data from directly inside the AdMob platform. Google has also added tag management for content experiments, which gives more tools for in-app purchase options. 0 Comments

Take Your Mobile App Marketing Campaigns to the Next Level With Deep Linking

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The benefit of using deep links for mobile apps is the ability for marketers to bring users directly to a specific location within the app. Here are 10 reasons to use mobile deep linking, and how to use mobile deep linking in your app. The benefit of using deep links for mobile apps is the ability for marketers to bring users directly to a specific location within the app. Here are 10 reasons to use mobile deep linking, and how to use mobile deep linking in your app. 0 Comments

Global Mobile Advertising Opportunities: Brazil. Russia, India & China

Russian Mobile Audience by Geographic Location

Mobile advertising is on the rise in Russia, India, Brazil, and China, which are all experiencing huge growth in the number of mobile users. Here's an overview and some tips on mobile marketing campaigns and strategies in the BRIC nations. Mobile advertising is on the rise in Russia, India, Brazil, and China, which are all experiencing huge growth in the number of mobile users. Here's an overview and some tips on mobile marketing campaigns and strategies in the BRIC nations. 0 Comments

Twitter Co-Founder Launches Q&A Social Search Jelly App

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Twitter co-founder Biz Stone might have left the world's biggest social network Twitter a while back but he hasn't given up on technology entrepreneurism, having launched a social search app called Jelly on iOS and Android. Twitter co-founder Biz Stone might have left the world's biggest social network Twitter a while back but he hasn't given up on technology entrepreneurism, having launched a social search app called Jelly on iOS and Android. 0 Comments

2013 Web Analytics Year in Review

70-plus Google Analytics Launches

Google Analytics changes included several improvements to the user interface, the introduction of several real-time reports, new APIs and a plethora of reports to help you understand visitor behavior through new segments and acquisition reports. Google Analytics changes included several improvements to the user interface, the introduction of several real-time reports, new APIs and a plethora of reports to help you understand visitor behavior through new segments and acquisition reports. 0 Comments

Naver Optimization: 5 Best Practices

Naver SERP Explained

If your global audience is on Naver, it's time to start thinking of the Korean search engine as a viable publisher for your brand. While Naver optimization is a complex venture, the following tips can help you claim and build a presence on Naver. If your global audience is on Naver, it's time to start thinking of the Korean search engine as a viable publisher for your brand. While Naver optimization is a complex venture, the following tips can help you claim and build a presence on Naver. 0 Comments

Twitter Puts Mobile Front and Center for the Holidays

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Holiday shoppers will be more mobile than ever this year and Twitter data shows many of them will rely on Twitter for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Here's how retailers can make Twitter and mobile work to their advantage this holiday season. Holiday shoppers will be more mobile than ever this year and Twitter data shows many of them will rely on Twitter for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Here's how retailers can make Twitter and mobile work to their advantage this holiday season. 0 Comments

Pinterest Explores Local Marketing with 'Place Pins'

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"Place Pins" offers a new way for local businesses to market themselves on Pinterest. The interactive map allows pinners to pin places they want to visit someday. These pins include local establishments with addresses and phone numbers. "Place Pins" offers a new way for local businesses to market themselves on Pinterest. The interactive map allows pinners to pin places they want to visit someday. These pins include local establishments with addresses and phone numbers. 0 Comments

Adobe Adds Cloud-Based Mobile Services

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Adobe has released new mobile services as part of the Adobe Marketing Cloud. The new service launched today and is fully integrated with both Adobe Analytics and Adobe Target, their testing and targeting service in the Adobe Marketing Cloud. Adobe has released new mobile services as part of the Adobe Marketing Cloud. The new service launched today and is fully integrated with both Adobe Analytics and Adobe Target, their testing and targeting service in the Adobe Marketing Cloud. 0 Comments

Google Fails to Keep Chrome for iOS Incognito Mode Searches Private

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UK development and design firm Parallax spotted the flaw in the latest version of the Chrome app that Google has updated to add support for Apple's iOS 7 mobile operating system and, perhaps ironically, a number of security improvements. UK development and design firm Parallax spotted the flaw in the latest version of the Chrome app that Google has updated to add support for Apple's iOS 7 mobile operating system and, perhaps ironically, a number of security improvements. 0 Comments

Is Bing's Siri Partnership and Page Zero Feature an SEO Game Changer?

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Bing has a redesigned interface and an instant search result set without clicking or leaving the search box. Now Bing is the web search back-end for Apple's Siri. Is it time to optimize for Page Zero and Bing? Bing has a redesigned interface and an instant search result set without clicking or leaving the search box. Now Bing is the web search back-end for Apple's Siri. Is it time to optimize for Page Zero and Bing? 0 Comments