India’s competition regulator fines Google $21.1 million for ‘search bias’ in travel results

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However, the OneBox and other search practices were cleared by the Committee. India’s Competition Commission (CCI) today fined Google $1.36 billion rupees (generally $21.1 million) for “mishandle of its predominant position” in search. The particular finding made by CCI (in a 4 to 2 choice) encompassed Google’s treatment of flight search results. CCI said that […]

Winter Games doodle kicks off Google’s Doodle Snow Games

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Today’s doodle is the first doodle of a 17-day series celebrating the Winter Olympics. Google is denoting the beginning of the current year’s Winter Olympic Games — and officially commenced its own particular Doodle Snow Games — with an enlivened Winter Olympics doodle highlighting a cast of athletic creatures. “Welcome to the opening day of […]

GoDaddy site builder now integrated with Google My Business

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Much of the content creation and verification process is automated. Website facilitating and private venture advertising firm GoDaddy has completed a coordination with Google that to a great extent robotizes the way toward setting up and confirming a Google My Business (GMB) profile. GMB enlistment and accommodation is integrated with the organization’s GoCentral website builder. […]

Technical SEO in the age of semantic search and Google

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Technical SEO is more important than ever — but for long-term ranking success, understanding how Google processes data is key. “Does technical SEO considerably matter any longer?” “On the off chance that I simply compose a ton of substance, I’ll drive activity right?” “Is watchword research even justified regardless of the speculation?” These are regular […]

How to create content to support local SEO and rock the rankings

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Are you looking for ways to increase your organic visibility and rankings in local search results? How to shine in local search results using locally focused content. The ascent of mobile hunt has prompted numerous progressions in SEO, yet none more sensational than the zone of local inquiry. At this point, the greater part of […]

The need for speed: Google dedicates engineering team to accelerate development of WordPress ecosystem

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Google’s partnership with WordPress aims to jump-start the platform’s support of the latest web technologies — particularly those involving performance & mobile experience. And they’re hiring WordPress experts. Google has put vigorously in forming the engineering of the web, working with designers, the open-source group and the SEO people group to guarantee selection of innovations […]

What’s going on with Google brand CPC?

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Brands may be at Google’s mercy when it comes to the price of branded traffic, steps they can take to reduce their CPC pain. In Q1 and Q2 of 2017, Merkle (my manager) gave an account of a positive pattern for advertisers that demonstrated a decrease in brand cost per click (CPC) year over year. […]