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Google Folds Blog Search Into News

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Google users who want to search for content from blogs must now filter their queries in Google News instead of using the separate Blog Search page. Google users who want to search for content from blogs must now filter their queries in Google News instead of using the separate Blog Search page. 0 Comments

Google Images Makes it Easier to Search by Usage Rights

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Google Images has made a great change to its search results. Users can now search for images with specific usage rates more easily. This will be extremely helpful when trying to find images that you can safely use for publishing on your own sites. Google Images has made a great change to its search results. Users can now search for images with specific usage rates more easily. This will be extremely helpful when trying to find images that you can safely use for publishing on your own sites. 0 Comments

How to Build Links With Location Relevance

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Even if you offer your services nationwide, being local has become an important ranking factor for Google. Try to cover the most important cities before a smaller local player takes your place. Here's how to prepare for the increasing role of local. Even if you offer your services nationwide, being local has become an important ranking factor for Google. Try to cover the most important cities before a smaller local player takes your place. Here's how to prepare for the increasing role of local. 0 Comments

Weekly Rundown: Lost Google Image Search Traffic, Facebook Search Ads & More

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Google Image Search traffic is down 63 percent on average. Facebook tests Graph Search ads and debuts CPA bidding. Bing calls a search malware analysis "wrong". Here's a quick recap of search and social marketing news and tips from the past week. Google Image Search traffic is down 63 percent on average. Facebook tests Graph Search ads and debuts CPA bidding. Bing calls a search malware analysis "wrong". Here's a quick recap of search and social marketing news and tips from the past week. 0 Comments

Advanced Search Operator Tactics

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A better understanding of advanced search commands, will make you more resourceful when doing site auditing, link prospecting, and competitor analysis. Let's explore the most awesome advanced search operators for Google and Bing and how to use them. A better understanding of advanced search commands, will make you more resourceful when doing site auditing, link prospecting, and competitor analysis. Let's explore the most awesome advanced search operators for Google and Bing and how to use them. 0 Comments

New Google Universal SERPs Layout Brings Apps to Forefront

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Did you notice the new Google SERPs layout? Nope, neither did we. But appearances are deceiving and whilst nobody is looking, this could be an ideal opportunity to get your app store optimization thinking cap on. Did you notice the new Google SERPs layout? Nope, neither did we. But appearances are deceiving and whilst nobody is looking, this could be an ideal opportunity to get your app store optimization thinking cap on. 0 Comments

Google Search Options Get Horizontal in New Test

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An experimental Google search user interface has been spotted. It repositions the left sidebar navigation horizontally below the search box. Users are speculating on whether the empty left sidebar could be used for more ads or Google+ integration. An experimental Google search user interface has been spotted. It repositions the left sidebar navigation horizontally below the search box. Users are speculating on whether the empty left sidebar could be used for more ads or Google+ integration. 0 Comments

Search Marketing Predictions for 2008, Part 2

We've collected the 2008 predictions of several search engine marketers, sharing their best guesses about the direction of the industry in the coming year. We've collected the 2008 predictions of several search engine marketers, sharing their best guesses about the direction of the industry in the coming year. 0 Comments

New Search Lookup Tool Available

GuruNet, still in beta testing, lets you highlight words in a document and then send them to an online dictionary or thesaurus. You can also send the words as a query to one of several search engines. GuruNet, still in beta testing, lets you highlight words in a document and then send them to an online dictionary or thesaurus. You can also send the words as a query to one of several search engines. 0 Comments