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A Likely Chinese Hacker Crew Targeted 10 Phone Carriers to Steal Metadata

In one case, they stole the location and call record data of 20 specific individuals.  Read more

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What I Learned From Designing AR Apps

The digital and technological landscape is constantly changing — new products and technologies are popping up every da…

Design Your Mobile Emails To Increase On-Site Conversion

I find it interesting that Google has pushed so hard for web designers to shift from designing primarily for desktop to…

JAMstack Fundamentals: What, What And How

We love pushing the boundaries on the web, and so we’ve decided to try something new. You probably have heard of JAMst…

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Mapping Data Flows: Help Us Ask the Right Questions

I’ve been quiet here on Searchblog these past few months, not because I’ve nothing to say, but because two major pro…

Lead, Business Affairs

Do you know this person? Might it be you? Over the years I’ve found some of the best business partners by posting on t…

With Privacy as Its Shield, Facebook Hopes To Conquer the Entire Internet.

Never mind that man behind the privacy curtain. I’ll never forget a meal I had with a senior executive at Facebook man…

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Google Search Console adds search within markup & copy with tweaking

Check out these two new features in Google Search Console. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

Are Google knowledge panels with attributions on the rise — or not?

It’s not clear, yet, if there’s been any change in the way Google attributes and links to our content. Please visit…

Millions of fake Google Maps listings hurt real business and consumers

Google says it is working on it, but is still positioned to profit as local businesses claw back visibility with paid ad…

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What Your Google Tag Manager Container Should Contain - Whiteboard Friday

Posted by DiTomasoAgencies, are you set up for ongoing Google Tag Manager success? GTM isn't the easiest tool in the wor…

21 Ways to Triple Your B2B E‑Commerce Conversions

Posted by OliviaRossIt takes thoughtful work to scale an e-commerce store. I’m sure you’ve had a few growing pains o…

Rural Local SEO: A Marketing Package Strong on Education

Posted by MiriamEllis Can your marketing agency make a profit working with low-budget clients in rural areas? Could you…

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A Likely Chinese Hacker Crew Targeted 10 Phone Carriers to Steal Metadata

In one case, they stole the location and call record data of 20 specific individuals.

Alphabet's Plan for Toronto Depends on Huge Amounts of Data

Google sister company Sidewalk Labs outlines a plan for a 12-acre lot with affordable housing, a pneumatic tube for garb…

Is Mars' Methane Spike a Sign of Life? Here’s How We’ll Know

The Curiosity rover detected a high concentration of methane on the red planet. Two Mars orbiters may soon clarify what…

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The Fractured Web

Anyone can argue about the intent of a particular action & the outcome that is derived by it. But when the outcome is kn…

Keyword Not Provided, But it Just Clicks

When SEO Was Easy When I got started on the web over 15 years ago I created an overly broad & shallow website that had l…

How The Internet Happened: From Netscape to the iPhone

Brian McCullough, who runs Internet History Podcast, also wrote a book named How The Internet Happened: From Netscape to…

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Responsible JavaScript: Part II

You and the rest of the dev team lobbied enthusiastically for a total re-architecture of the company’s aging website.…

Resilient Management, An Excerpt

In Tuckman’s Stages of Group Development, the Storming stage happens as a group begins to figure out how to work toge…

Daily Ethical Design

Suddenly, I realized that the people next to me might be severely impacted by my work. I was having a quick lunch in the…

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What Step Comes Next? Cognitive Considerations In Web Design

Cognitive load is the mental effort that is required to complete a task involving information processing. Managing cogni…

15 Best WordPress Marketplace Themes: To Make Your Multi-Vendor Platform

Selling your products online has never been easier thanks to WordPress and numerous eCommerce themes. But what if you do…

So You Bought a Website Theme; What’s Next?

In this article I’ll explain how to understand what a website theme can do from its demo, how to put the demo through…

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How to Embed a Video Player in Your WordPress Site With a Free Plugin

In this post, we’ll use the Easy Video Player plugin which allows you to embed videos on your WordPress site. I’ll d…

Creating eCommerce Apps With the MStore Pro React Native Template

Using React Native is one of the fastest ways to develop a cross-platform mobile app today. Apps you create with it look…

How to Link Your WordPress Site with Your MailChimp Mailing List and Get More Signups

What You'll Be CreatingThere are a variety of ways of keeping in touch with people who visit your websites.You can encou…

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10 Interesting JavaScript and CSS Libraries for June 2019

Our favorite libraries, frameworks, and open-source projects for June 2019.

The Easiest Way To Create Parallax Scrolling With simpleParallax

A quick tutorial on how to create eye-catching parallax scroll animations using a modern JS library.

10 Interesting JavaScript and CSS Libraries for May 2019

A curated list of our favorite open-source projects for the month of May.

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15 Best Number Fonts for Displaying Numbers

Website typography has multiple different aspects; displaying numbers on the screen is among the most important ones. Th…

How to Use BigCommerce on Your WordPress Site

BigCommerce is a headless eCommerce solution that allows you to build storefronts on different platforms. Each storefron…

7 Best MailChimp Alternatives for Your Email Campaigns

MailChimp has been the star of email marketing for quite a while and not without a reason. It allows you to create email…

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Keep Up with Digital Technology & the Latest Web Design Trend with These 15 Top Tools and Resources

Advertise here via BSAKeeping up with the latest design trends is a challenge. It’s always been that way. But these da…

15 Examples of Cool One-Page Websites & What Makes Them Special

Advertise here via BSACreating a single-page website should be easier than building an X-page website. Right? Not exactl…

Looking for the perfect multipurpose WP Theme? Check out these stunning examples

Advertise here via BSASome WordPress users dismiss multipurpose themes. They do so under the assumption that a theme tha…

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How to Create a Basic Content Marketing Strategy for SEO

Search engines rely on great web content to supply answers for their users’ queries. Whether the user wanted a specifi…

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…

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May 2019 Ad Manager API Workshop Slides

Thanks to everyone who was able to make it to the recent Ad Manager API Workshop in New York! If you are interested in t…  Read more

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A mom-and-mom card shop draws from experience

If you told me when I was 12 that one day I would be married to another woman and making a living selling greeting cards…

Make every story a performance with help from Kristen Bell

Kristen Bell knows how to tell a story. She's taking a break from Disney’s “Frozen” to help you make every story a…

Helping kids learn to evaluate what they see online

Editor’s Note: This week we're launching six new media literacy activities for Be Internet Awesome, designed to help k…

Building the Future of the Classroom with Google for Education

Editor’s Note: This week, we’re joining thousands of educators and students at ISTE in Philadelphia. Visit us at boo…

Teach your self(ie) how to snap the perfect pic

A selfie a day keeps the doctor away? According to a study, millennials are expected to take more than 25,000 selfies…

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Bye Bye Preferred Domain setting

As we progress with the migration to the new Search Console experience, we will be saying farewell to one of our setting…

Webmaster Conference: an event made for you

Over the years we attended hundreds of conferences, we spoke to thousands of webmasters, and recorded hundreds of hours…

A video series on SEO myths for web developers

We invited members of the SEO and web developer community to join us for a new video series called SEO mythbusting. In t…

Mobile-First Indexing by default for new domains

Over the years since announcing mobile-first indexing - Google's crawling of the web using a smartphone Googlebot - our…

Search at Google I/O 2019

Google I/O is our yearly developer conference where we have the pleasure of announcing some exciting new Search-related…

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Enhance your digital strategy: Women of Publishing Leadership Series

This summer, we’re excited to introduce the Women of Publishing Leadership Series, brought to you by the Google Partne…

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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May 2019 Ad Manager API Workshop Slides

Thanks to everyone who was able to make it to the recent Ad Manager API Workshop in New York! If you are interested in t…

Google Mobile Ads SDK for Android: How to migrate to v18.0.0

Earlier this week, Google Play services released a major update to many of its libraries to migrate all Android support…

Upcoming changes to App campaigns

We will be rolling out the improved version of App campaigns in the AdWords API and Google Ads API over the coming month…

Sunsetting the creation of target spend field for Maximize Clicks strategies in Google Ads API

On July 31st, 2019 we will begin to sunset the target spend field for Maximize Clicks bidding strategies in the API. Thi…

Content API for Shopping live webinar on May 31st (Mandarin, Chinese)

We are running a live webinar this Friday, May 31, on the Content API for Shopping. This webinar is for our Chinese-spea…

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Google Pay and PayPal expand their integration to give merchants more ways to accept payments online

Posted by Jose Ugia, Google Developers Engineer We’re thrilled to announce we’ve expanded our collaboration with Pa…

Mail merge with the Google Docs API

Posted by Wesley Chun, Developer Advocate, Google Cloud Students and working professionals use Google Docs every day to…

Google Pay launches new, dynamic features for Online Payments and Passes APIs

Posted by Stephen McDonald, Google Developers Engineer and Jose Ugia, Google Developers Engineer At Google I/O 2019, we…

Developer Student Clubs - Apply to be a Lead today. Deadline extended to June 15!

Posted by Erica Hanson, Google Developer Relations This spring, Google and Developer Student Clubs are looking for new…

Coral updates: Project tutorials, a downloadable compiler, and a new distributor

Posted by Vikram Tank (Product Manager), Coral Team We’re committed to evolving Coral to make it even easier to build…

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Off-Policy Classification - A New Reinforcement Learning Model Selection Method

Posted by Alex Irpan, Software Engineer, Robotics at GoogleReinforcement learning (RL) is a framework that lets agents l…

Google at CVPR 2019

Posted by Andrew Helton, Editor, Google AI CommunicationsThis week, Long Beach, CA hosts the 2019 Conference on Compute…

Applying AutoML to Transformer Architectures

Posted by David So, Software Engineer, Google AI Since it was introduced a few years ago, Google’s Transformer archite…

Google at ICML 2019

Posted by Andrew Helton, Editor, Google AI Communications Machine learning is a key strategic focus at Google, with high…

Introducing Google Research Football: A Novel Reinforcement Learning Environment

Posted by Karol Kurach, Research Lead and Olivier Bachem, Research Scientist, Google Research, Zürich The goal of reinf…

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Moving Android Studio and Android Emulator to 64-bit versions

Posted by Sam Lin, Product Manager, Android With Project Marble, the Android Studio team focused our efforts on making…

Android Q Beta 4 and Final APIs!

Posted by Dave Burke, VP of Engineering Last month at Google I/O we talked about what’s new for Android developers, f…

Indie Games Accelerator - Introducing class of 2019!

Posted by Vineet Tanwar, Business Development Manager, Google Play In April we opened applications for the 2019 class o…

Improved app quality and discovery on Google Play

Posted by Kosuke Suzuki, Product Manager, Google Play Every month, more than 2 billion users from over 190 countries vi…

Google Play services and Firebase migrating to AndroidX

Posted by Doug Stevenson, Developer AdvocateLater this year, the Google Play services and Firebase SDKs will migrate fr…

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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…