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Google Algorithm Tweak Tries to Squash Mug Shot Websites

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Google is putting the kibosh on the controversial for-profit mug shot website industry through a recent algorithmic update that extracts such sites from the search results. However, some free speech advocates are questioning the move. Google is putting the kibosh on the controversial for-profit mug shot website industry through a recent algorithmic update that extracts such sites from the search results. However, some free speech advocates are questioning the move. 0 Comments

Global Online Payment Methods

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Want to increase your conversions exponentially? Learn more about the payment methods of the countries you target. It signals trust and authority to your targeted local audience as well as providing all the options available to get you paid. Want to increase your conversions exponentially? Learn more about the payment methods of the countries you target. It signals trust and authority to your targeted local audience as well as providing all the options available to get you paid. 0 Comments

Google Launches AdWords Credit Card for UK SMBs, Expands in U.S.

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Google has extended the AdWords program that offers advertisers a credit card with rates of 8.99 to 18.99 percent. Now, SMBs in the UK are eligible to apply, as long as they’ve received an invitation; more invites are also on the way to U.S. SMBs. Google has extended the AdWords program that offers advertisers a credit card with rates of 8.99 to 18.99 percent. Now, SMBs in the UK are eligible to apply, as long as they’ve received an invitation; more invites are also on the way to U.S. SMBs. 0 Comments

Google Checkout Becomes Part of Google Wallet

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Google will combine its payment-oriented services. Google Checkout users will be prompted to migrate to Wallet on their next login, while webmasters will be guided through a transition in 2012. Wallet has also added features, partners, and options. Google will combine its payment-oriented services. Google Checkout users will be prompted to migrate to Wallet on their next login, while webmasters will be guided through a transition in 2012. Wallet has also added features, partners, and options. 0 Comments

Visa & Mastercard Looking into Linking Ad Targeting to Purchases

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Two of the largest credit card networks Visa and Mastercard have been looking into ad targeting. Using everything they know about their customers and their customers data, they are leveraging their networks or data to target people online with ads. Two of the largest credit card networks Visa and Mastercard have been looking into ad targeting. Using everything they know about their customers and their customers data, they are leveraging their networks or data to target people online with ads. 0 Comments

Google Launches Wallet, Impact Still Limited

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Google’s near field communications payment system has officially launched. While Google’s compatible devices and available payment options remain limited, Google has indicated that more options are on their way. A prepaid card is also available. Google’s near field communications payment system has officially launched. While Google’s compatible devices and available payment options remain limited, Google has indicated that more options are on their way. A prepaid card is also available. 0 Comments

Mobile, Deals & Payments: Closing the Local Loop

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Since the Google Wallet/Offers combo punch, we’ve seen a few other examples of mobile, deals and payments coming together to close the local loop. It’s the Holy Grail of local (and search), and it’s only just beginning to take form. Since the Google Wallet/Offers combo punch, we’ve seen a few other examples of mobile, deals and payments coming together to close the local loop. It’s the Holy Grail of local (and search), and it’s only just beginning to take form. 0 Comments

Google Introduces AdWords Credit Card for Advertisers

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Select search advertisers are being offered a new Google AdWords Business credit card. Google sent out invites via email for the card, which can only be used to buy AdWords advertising and features an 8.99 percent interest rate and no annual fees. Select search advertisers are being offered a new Google AdWords Business credit card. Google sent out invites via email for the card, which can only be used to buy AdWords advertising and features an 8.99 percent interest rate and no annual fees. 0 Comments

US Senate Internet Copyright Legislation Deja Vu

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Last year there was COICA, this year there is PROTECT IP - legislation in the US Senate wanting to control aspects of the internet that are seen to be violating copyright. Both acts were introduced by Sen. Patrick Leahy and blocked by Sen. Ron Wyden. Last year there was COICA, this year there is PROTECT IP - legislation in the US Senate wanting to control aspects of the internet that are seen to be violating copyright. Both acts were introduced by Sen. Patrick Leahy and blocked by Sen. Ron Wyden. 0 Comments