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  1. Google Dorking: Feds Warn Against Malicious Cyber Actors

    As a result, Public Intelligence, the research project that says it "[aggregates] the collective work of independent researchers around the globe who wish to defend the public's right to access information," has posted the release on its website.

  2. Why You Need to Own Your Data & Digital Assets

    Bad news: You may have to do a little research, as the platforms occasionally modify how to successfully export or download of connections made on their platform(s). Others simply don't appreciate the value of this data, and often don't understand...

  3. Click to Call, Cross-Device Conversions Deliver AdWords Revenue Lift for 1-800-Flowers

    In fact, research from Google indicates 70 percent of mobile searchers said they click to call businesses from the search results. Data from Google suggests the phone call falls into both the research and purchase phase (top and bottom of the...

  4. Google's Product Listing Ads: Adoption, Clicks, Mobile Continue Surge [Study]

    Marin research shows one in five paid shopping clicks last year was a PLA, increasing the overall click-through rate (CTR) by 6 percent, while text ads CTR dropped 13 percent. PLAs in 2013: The Research

  5. A New Direction for SEO in 2014: The Secure Search Manifesto

    Make sure that you measure rank and performance by device type – research shows that rank and conversions on tablets, phone, and desktop vary dramatically. Google began giving SEO marketers signals about how their model and algorithms would change...

  6. The Role of #Hashtags in Social Media and Search

    Research Deciding which hashtags to use, or finding hashtags related to conversations you wish to participate requires a little bit of research, as trending hashtags can change quite frequently. Because Topsy allows you to search and track billions...

  7. Google CEO Larry Page Suffers From Rare Voice Health Issue

    So I’ve arranged to fund a significant research program through the Voice Health Institute, which he will lead. Google CEO Larry Page has finally confirmed the health issues surrounding his loss of voice which has prevented him from speaking at...