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  1. Google Catalogs Annotations: How to Enrich the Consumer Experience & Track Results

    Q: When a consumer views a YouTube video while inside the Google Catalogs application (as oppose to opening the video up in the browser) is that view counted in the YouTube view counts? Google Catalogs only allows publishers to link one YouTube...

  2. Tell Me Three Times: A 3-Pronged PPC Balance System

    You might think that this is the only number that really counts, and in some respects that’s true, but there’s a danger in relying on it exclusively: you lose the ability to intervene intelligently in the system if you’re just staring at the end...

  3. Google AdWords for Video Launches with Improved Targeting on YouTube

    The TrueView video metric means that video ad plays count as true play counts on your video and YouTube channel. All you have to do is go to and link up your YouTube account. To celebrate the official launch of this product...

  4. Blog SMO Guide: How to Apply Social Media Optimization to Your Blog in 33 Steps

    Display counts for comments and share buttons as small, consistently sized icons. Featuring these counts can increase social follows, article click-through rates, shared links, and inbound links. Display share/vote badges and buttons with counts at...

  5. Are You Measuring SEO Success Correctly?

    And, if you're trying to compare organic search traffic, year over year, you'll need to have at least one year's worth of data, on the same platform (different analytics providers will provide different counts -- see this report).

  6. Daily SearchCast, June 22, 2006: Ask Not On Google Answers About Google; Should Google Dump Results Counts?; Google And Adobe Partner & More!

    Google; Google's inaccurate results counts; Google partnering with Adobe on distribution; the Matt Cutts vacation countdown and more! Number one on my 25 Things I Hate About Google list from March was "web search counts that make no sense.