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Improving WordPress Code With Modern PHP

WordPress was born fifteen years ago, and because it has historically preserved backwards compatibility, newer versions…

Including Animation In Your Design System

(This article is sponsored by Adobe.) Design systems come in all shapes and sizes, but as Sparkbox’s design system sur…

Get Started With Node: An Introduction To APIs, HTTP And ES6+ JavaScript

You’ve probably heard of Node.js as being an “asynchronous JavaScript runtime built on Chrome’s V8 JavaScript engi…

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Our Data Governance Is Broken. Let’s Reinvent It.

This is an edited version of a series of talks I first gave in New York over the past week, outlining my work at Columbi…

Predictions 2019: Stay Stoney, My Friends.

If predictions are like baseball, I’m bound to have a bad year in 2019, given how well things went the last time aroun…

Predictions 2018: How I Did. (Pretty Damn Well, Turns Out)

Every year I write predictions for the year ahead. And at the end of that year, I grade myself on how I did. I love writ…

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Not just for auto anymore: Google tests giant image search ads in new verticals.

The ads feature a carousel of images. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

Google Q&A: More than 90 percent of questions unanswered by business owners

The answers that are there are mostly coming from Local Guides, who may or may not provide accurate information. Please…

Google Search Console adds Products to enhancements reporting section

An exciting new feature has quietly launched in Google Search Console for sites with products. Please visit Search Engin…

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What a Two-Tiered SERP Means for Content Strategy - Whiteboard Friday

Posted by willcritchlowIf you're a big site competing to rank for popular head terms, where's the best place to focus yo…

The Influence of Voice Search on Featured Snippets

Posted by TheMozTeamThis post was originally published on the STAT blog. We all know that featured snippets provide easy…

SEO Channel Context: An Analysis of Growth Opportunities

Posted by Branko_KralToo often do you see SEO analyses and decisions being made without considering the context of the m…

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'Desus & Mero' Is the Future of Late-Night TV

The duo's new Showtime program is like watching the best of Twitter in real time.

'Roma’ Should Win Best Picture at the Oscars—for Itself, Not Netflix

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The (Non-Trump) Surprise Inside Andrew McCabe's Memoir

In *The Threat*, the former FBI deputy director paints a familiar portrait of Trump, but deepens our understanding of a…

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Left is Right & Up is Down

Probably the single best video to watch to understand the power of Google & Facebook (or even most of the major problems…

Grist for the Machine

Grist Much like publishers, employees at the big tech monopolies can end up little more than grist. Products & product c…

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Wrastlin With The News The current presidential cabinet includes a WWE co-founder & this passes for modern political dis…

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Designing for Conversions

What makes creative successful? Creative work often lives in the land of feeling—we can say we like something, point t…

Paint the Picture, Not the Frame: How Browsers Provide Everything Users Need

Kip Williams, professor of psychology sciences at Purdue University, conducted a fascinating experiment called “cyberb…

UX in the Age of Personalization

If you listened to episode 180 of The Big Web Show, you heard two key themes: 1) personalization is now woven into much…

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How to Create a Business Directory Website With WordPress

Directory websites can be extremely popular–and with good reason. They allow us to quickly find a restaurant, discover…

New Course: Create a Themeable Site Design in Figma

If you want to create a flexible website design that you can easily convert into multiple themes, then try our new cours…

15+ Best Spa & Beauty Salon WordPress Themes for 2019 Websites

Spa and beauty salon websites need to have an attractive and inviting design that paints a perfect image of what clients…

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Best Coupon Plugins for WooCommerce

Offering discounts on your online store's products is a great business strategy for increasing sales and profits!With th…

Choose a Form Builder: The 7 Best WordPress Form Builders Compared

If you own a WordPress site, at some point you’re going to need a web form, even if it’s just a simple contact form.…

Best WPBakery (Visual Composer) Add-Ons and Templates on Envato Elements

WPBakery (formerly Visual Composer) is one of the most well-known and feature-packed visual page builders available for…

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10 Interesting JavaScript and CSS Libraries for February 2019

This month's web dev collection has it all! Cool CSS frameworks, powerful JS libraries, and a couple of fun projects thr…

10 Amazing JavaScript Games In Under 13kB of Code

A collection of awesome browser games, each one masterfully crafted with only 13 kilobytes of code.

10 Interesting JavaScript and CSS Libraries for January 2019

Our first web dev resources collection for 2019 comes packed with awesome JS libraries, cool productivity tools, and lot…

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GTMetrix — How to Use GTMetrix to Analyze and Boost Website Speed

Without a doubt, website speed is one of the most important metrics that’s absolutely integral to not only the success…

Learn Flexbox on an Example Helpful and Enlightening Code Snippets

Flexbox is a box module system that does not need any introduction, especially for those who uses CSS on a daily basis.…

15 Free Crypto UIs and Icons Packs

It feels like the whole buzz around cryptocurrency has calmed down a little. In comparison to the previous year, when th…

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Top Productivity Tools and Tips Designed to Help You Accomplish More in Less Time Than You Thought Possible

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Top 10 WordPress plugins in 2019. Which is your favorite?

Advertise here via BSAWordPress plugins provide an ideal way to add and extend functionality to WordPress. There are tho…

All You Need to Take to Build Great Websites in 2019 One or More of These Top-Rated WP Themes

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Why E-A-T is Vital to Your Content Marketing Strategy

Biologists say: you are what you eat. SEO experts now echo this sentiment because, if your website wants to rank, it nee…

How To Create Click Events in Google Tag Manager

Your site’s SEO strategy runs on data. You need to see how much organic traffic and conversions your efforts produce s…

Why is SEO Important for My Business?

As we roll into 2019, the focus on search engine optimization has never been more important. Companies large and small h…

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How to Implement AMP (If You Really Must): A Quick-Start Guide to Accelerated Mobile Pages

How to Implement AMP (If You Really Must): A Quick-Start Guide to Accelerated Mobile Pages was originally published on B…

How to Improve Google Image Search Ranking

How to Improve Google Image Search Ranking was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optim…

What Is SEM? Does SEM Include SEO?

What Is SEM? Does SEM Include SEO? was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization…

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Help customers discover your products on Google

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A new space for Southeast Asian developers in Singapore

Last November, Raymond Chan, a data scientist at Chope, attended one of our first ML bootcamps for developers and start-…

To help fight the opioid crisis, a new tool from Maps and Search

In 2017, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency, with ov…

Using Google for Education tools to create community at Lundavra Primary

Editor’s note: Today’s post is by Harriet Ogilvie, a teacher at Lundavra Primary School in Fort William, Scotland. H…

A Doodle honoring Steve Irwin: zookeeper, conservationist and father

Editor’s note: Today’s guest post comes from Dr. Terri Irwin, wife of the late Steve Irwin, who is honored in today…

How I started a new career while raising three kids, thanks to Google

Editor’s Note: Since 2016, more than 73,000 people have explored new opportunities with the Google Developer scholarsh…

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Help customers discover your products on Google

People come to Google to discover new brands and products throughout their shopping journey. On Search and Google Images…

Consolidating your website traffic on canonical URLs

In Search Console, the Performance report currently credits all page metrics to the exact URL that the user is referred…

Dynamic Rendering with Rendertron

Many frontend frameworks rely on JavaScript to show content. This can mean Google might take some time to index your con…

Focusing on the new Search Console

Over the last year, the new Search Console has been growing and growing, with the goal of making it easier for site own…

Ways to succeed in Google News

With the New Year now underway, we'd like to offer some best practices and advice we hope will lead publishers to more s…

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Policy resources available to you

We want to do everything we can to help our publishers succeed.Beyond providing the AdSense platform to monetize content…

[Infographic] Traffic tips

We're excited to share with you our infographic with important tips on how to boost and optimize your web site traffic.Y…

We’re excited about 2019, are you?

At Google AdSense we’re excited about 2019 and really hope you are too. Thank you for inspiring us every day. Have a g…

Best Practices for Policy Compliant Growth

As a publisher, there are many challenges you face. One area of interest for any publisher is how can you grow your user…

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Change to the Google Ads API and the AdWords API Showcase Ads Clicks Reporting

Update (Feb 21, 2019): clarified wording of the Clicks impact. On February 27, 2019, the data returned in the Clicks met…

Changes to responsive ads in the AdWords API and Google Ads API

What's changing?Starting May 15, 2019, AdWords API and Google Ads API requests that attempt to create or modify a respon…

Upgrade Dynamic Search Ads in AdWords API and Google Ads API by March 6, 2019

Upgrade your AdWords API and Google Ads API ads to use ExpandedDynamicSearchAd (EXPANDED_DYNAMIC_SEARCH_AD) instead of D…

Announcing v201902 of the Google Ad Manager API

We're happy to announce that v201902 of the Google Ad Manager API is available starting today. The two main areas that a…

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Five new investments for the Google Assistant Investments program

Posted by Ilya Gelfenbeyn, Head of the Google Assistant Investments program Last year, we announced the Google Assistan…

Launchpad Accelerator Mexico now accepting startup applications

Posted by Francisco Solsona, Developer Relations Manager, Google Hispanoamerica The Latin American startup ecosystem is…

Hello, .dev!

Posted by Ben Fried, VP, CIO, & Chief Domains Enthusiast Developers, designers, writers and architects: you built the w…

New UI tools and a richer creative canvas come to ARCore

Posted by Evan Hardesty Parker, Software EngineerARCore and Sceneform give developers simple yet powerful tools for cre…

Working together to improve user security

Posted by Adam Dawes We're always looking for ways to improve user security both on Google and on your applications. Th…

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Learning to Generalize from Sparse and Underspecified Rewards

Posted by Rishabh Agarwal, Google AI Resident and Mohammad Norouzi, Research ScientistReinforcement learning (RL) presen…

On the Path to Cryogenic Control of Quantum Processors

Posted by Joseph Bardin, Visiting Faculty Researcher and Erik Lucero, Staff Research Scientist and Hardware Lead, Google…

Introducing PlaNet: A Deep Planning Network for Reinforcement Learning

Posted by Danijar Hafner, Student Researcher, Google AIResearch into how artificial agents can improve their decisions o…

Using Global Localization to Improve Navigation

Posted by Tilman Reinhardt‎, Software Engineer, Google MapsOne of the consistent challenges when navigating with Googl…

Announcing the Second Workshop and Challenge on Learned Image Compression

Posted by Nick Johnston, Software Engineer, Machine PerceptionLast year, we announced the Workshop and Challenge on Lear…

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Expanding target API level requirements in 2019

Posted by Edward Cunningham, Android Security & Privacy Team In a previous blog we described how API behavior changes a…

How we fought bad apps and malicious developers in 2018

Posted by Andrew Ahn, Product Manager, Google Play Google Play is committed to providing a secure and safe platform for…

An Update on Android Things

Posted by Dave Smith, Developer Advocate for IoT Over the past year, Google has worked closely with partners to create…

Google releases source code of Santa Tracker for Android 2018

Posted by Chris Banes, Chief Elf of Android Engineering Today, we pushed the source code for Google's Santa Tracker 201…

Google Mobile Developer Day is coming to GDC 2019

Posted by Kacey Fahey, Developer Marketing, Google Play We're excited to be part of the Game Developers Conference (GDC)…

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We’ve moved. Come visit us.

Over ten years ago, we wrote our first post on our Geo Developers blog, and today we’re sharing our new location for t…

Falling Fruit helps urbanites forage for food using Google Maps Platform

Posted by Ethan Welty, Co-founder, Falling FruitEditor’s note: Today’s post comes from Ethan Welty, Co-founder of Fa…

How Google Maps helps amateur and professional archaeologists ponder the mysteries of Stonehenge’s burial mounds

Posted by Simon Banton, “Hengemaster,” Stonehenge Barrow MapEditor’s note: Today’s post comes from Simon Banton:…

How WhyHunger uses Google Maps to connect people to grassroots community food sources

Posted by Alison Cohen, Senior Director of Programs, WhyHungerEditor's Note: Today’s blog is the first in a series of…

Expanded support for Google public programs

Posted by Amit Litsur, Product Manager, Google Maps PlatformGoogle is committed to supporting organizations with public…