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All Things Seem Possible In May! Unique Wallpapers To Freshen Up Your Desktop

    We always try our best to challenge your creativity and get you out of your comfort zone. A great occasion to do…  Read more

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All Things Seem Possible In May! Unique Wallpapers To Freshen Up Your Desktop

    We always try our best to challenge your creativity and get you out of your comfort zone. A great occasion to do…

Web Development Reading List #180: DNS Over HTTPS, HAProxy Performance, And Decentralized AI

    We all have fears and doubts. It’s not different for you than for me. Over the last weeks, “well-known” peo…

Moving From Photoshop And Illustrator To Sketch: A Few Tips For UI Designers

    I’ve been a long time Photoshop and Illustrator user. Both programs are really useful and powerful, and they’…

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Please, Let’s Not Go There Again

The post Please, Let’s Not Go There Again appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. Here’s a top-of-my-head run…

Pick Up the Phone and Call.

The post Pick Up the Phone and Call. appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. (cross posted from NewCo Shift) Peop…

Bad Policy Makes Us Sick. Business Must Lead Us Back.

The post Bad Policy Makes Us Sick. Business Must Lead Us Back. appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. (Cross pos…

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SearchCap: Google job search, metrics on search update & cheese doodle

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post…

Is Google testing its own jobs search engine?

In the market for a new job? Google appears to be testing a new search feature just for you. The post Is Google testing…

6 key paid search trends from Merkle’s Q1 2017 report

Here's a look at what's happening with Shopping ads, expanded text ads, device bidding and more. The post 6 key paid sea…

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Pop-Ups, Overlays, Modals, Interstitials, and How They Interact with SEO - Whiteboard Friday

Posted by randfishHave you thought about what your pop-ups might be doing to your SEO? There are plenty of consideration…

There's No Such Thing as a Site Migration

Posted by JonoAldersonWebsites, like the businesses who operate them, are often deceptively complicated machines. They…

The State of Links: Yesterday's Ranking Factor?

Posted by Tom.CapperBack in September last year, I was lucky enough to see Rand speak at MozCon. His talk was about link…

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While You Were Offline: Hey Please Don’t Call Trump’s New Hotline to Report UFOs

The hotline was set up to help people report crimes allegedly committed by undocumented immigrants. The post While You W…

A Cosmic-Ray Hunter Closes in on Super-Energetic Particles

Angela Olinto's new balloon experiment takes her one step closer to the unknown source of the most energetic particles i…

The Unsettling Performance That Showed the World Through AI’s Eyes

Artist Trevor Paglen is best known for images of the security state. Now he's collaborating with Kronos Quartet and Obsc…

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Rank Checker Update

Recently rank checker started hanging on some search queries & the button on the SEO Toolbar which launched rank checker…

DMOZ Shut Down

Last August I wrote a blog post about how attention merchants were sucking the value out of online publishing. In it I n…

New gTLDs are Like Used Cars

There may be a couple exceptions which prove the rule, but new TLDs are generally an awful investment for everyone excep…

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Focus on What You Do Best and Outsource the Rest

With consumer expectations growing year after year, high quality web design and development services are in top demand.…

Widen Out: Using Your Blog to Attract New Clients

Attracting future clients on autopilot—that’s the whole point of your website, right? Most freelancers accept the st…

Practical CSS Grid: Adding Grid to an Existing Design

Understanding and using CSS Grid is easier than you might expect. The day Grid support shipped in Firefox 52, I decided…

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7 Clean and Simple Resume Templates for Visual Artists

Even as people working in a creative industry, sometimes you want an understated resume or CV to demonstrate your skills…

Building a Horizontal Timeline With CSS and JavaScript

In a previous post, I showed you how to build a responsive vertical timeline from scratch. Today, I’ll cover the proce…

Storyboarding Vs. Prototyping: When to Use Each

Prototyping is a multi-disciplinary activity, spanning across digital design, industrial design and everything in betwee…

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Introducing SpriteKit

SpriteKit is Apple's 2D game engine—a rendering engine built on top of OpenGL. It was introduced with iOS 7, and each…

A Quick Guide to Dependency Management With Bower

 Web developers use a variety of libraries and frameworks in their sites, jQuery among them, and they need some way to…

Using the Twitter API to Tweet Repetitive Content

What You'll Be CreatingWelcome back to our coverage of the Twitter API. If you use Twitter, you may have come across a…

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10 Machine Learning Examples in JavaScript

A collection of cool libraries and web experiments that will help JavaScript developers make their first steps in machi…

Handle Mouse And Touch Input With The Pointer Events API

In this quick tutorial we present you the Pointer Events interface - a new JavaScript API that improves the way we hand…

Learn Webpack in 15 Minutes

A beginner's introduction into the world of webpack. We'll setup a working environment, write some modules, and bundle…

onextrapixel

A/B Testing and Usability: The Ultimate Guide from A to B

Your gut knows quite a bit about business does it? Although many business people have been known to brag about following…

Top 5 Content Management Systems for Freelancers

Whether you are a freelance blogger, photographer or web designer, choosing the right content management system (CMS) fo…

10 Community Based Portfolio Websites to Showcase Your Work

If you’re working in a creative field such as graphic design, illustration, or web design, an online portfolio is a mu…

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5 Excellent Tools Your UX and UI Design Tasks

Advertise here via BSAUI Design – UX Design: Tightly Coupled, But Not the Same User interface (UI), and user experienc…

Wix.com – A Free & Easy Website Builder

Advertise here via BSAThere are so many ways through which a business can start off their campaign in a newly designed c…

Introducing the New Installer for Be’s 250+ Awesome Pre-built Websites

Advertise here via BSAThe New Be Pre-Built Installer The old Be prebuilt-website installer got the job done, but it wasn…

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3 Traditional PR Tactics Translated for a Digital PR Strategy

Traditional Public Relations used to just be Public Relations — the business of relating brands to the public via tele…

Missing Your Local Audience? Here’s How to Reach Them

As mega-corporations spent a record amount on ads for the Big Game last Sunday to bring in more customers and website vi…

Here’s What People Want from Voice Searches

Search was revolutionized in 2011 when Apple introduced Siri, the first truly functional digital assistant. Since then,…

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Why Thin Content Still Ranks as a Top SEO Issue to Solve

Why Thin Content Still Ranks as a Top SEO Issue to Solve was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert searc…

The REAL Impact of RankBrain on Web Traffic

The REAL Impact of RankBrain on Web Traffic was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine opti…

Surviving SEO in a Voice Search World

Surviving SEO in a Voice Search World was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimizati…

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Your twirling, dancing, arts-appreciating Google Assistant

Ok Google, when is International Dance Day?It’s tomorrow! So grab your dancing shoes—the Google Assistant is your ne…  Read more

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Your twirling, dancing, arts-appreciating Google Assistant

Ok Google, when is International Dance Day?It’s tomorrow! So grab your dancing shoes—the Google Assistant is your ne…

The High Five: new discoveries in space and fashion

What did Saturn say to NASA this week? “High Five.” Here’s a look at a few of the top trending Google searches orb…

Our ongoing commitment to support computer science educators

Meet Daryl Detrick, a computer science (CS) teacher at Warren Hills High School in Washington, NJ. He’ll tell you that…

Discover more of the things you’re into with Topics on Google+

Millions of people use Google+ to connect around the things they’re interested in. To help you sort through the many C…

Google Demo Day: shining a light on European founders

Yesterday, founders from across Europe took to the stage at our King’s Cross office to showcase problem-solving startu…

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How we fought webspam - Webspam Report 2016

With 2017 well underway, we wanted to take a moment and share some of the insights we gathered in 2016 in our fight agai…

Similar items: Rich products feature on Google Image Search

Image Search recently launched “Similar items” on mobile web and the Android Search app. The “Similar items” fea…

Updates to the Google Safe Browsing’s Site Status Tool

(Cross-posted from the Google Security Blog) Google Safe Browsing gives users tools to help protect themselves from web-…

#NoHacked: A year in review

We hope your year started out safe and secure!We wanted to share with you a summary of our 2016 work as we continue our…

Closing down for a day

Note: This post is specific to Google's organic web-search. For Google's other services, please check with the appropria…

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Help Google Publishing Solutions improve its services and products

We’d like to personally invite you to share your thoughts with us in this 10-15 minutes survey so that we can keep imp…

Create and share winning content

6 minute readContent is everything we consume online. Users arrive on a site to be educated, entertained, inspired, or c…

AdSense best practice: Set yourself up for success

7 minutes to read In part two of our series for new publishers to turn their #PassionIntoProfit, we’ll cover three ste…

AdSense 101: What you need to know

From all around the world, over 2,000,000 small and large publishers use AdSense to earn money through advertising. Befo…

Global Spotlight: Event-driven engagement strategies for Vietnam

We’re back with another AdSense Global Spotlight to help you succeed as a publisher in Vietnam. The big takeaway here…

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Support for BudgetOrders and UserLists in AdWords Scripts

We are excited to announce support for two new features in AdWords Scripts: BudgetOrdersand UserLists. BudgetOrders: We…

Playing streaming ads with the IMA SDK for Android

With the advent of video players that support streaming media formats such as HLS and DASH, publishers can now easily su…

Sunset of DFP API v201605

On Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in accordance with the deprecation schedule, v201605 of the DFP API will be sunset. At that…

Reminder to PHP users - upgrade to the new Ads PHP library!

Hello PHP developers! In December 2016, we announced the stable release of the new ads PHP library and the deprecation o…

Introducing the Mobile Sites certification, for web developers

Posted by Chris Hohorst, Head of Mobile Sites Transformation via Google Developers Blog. Mobile now accounts for over ha…

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Start planning your Google I/O 2017 schedule!

Posted by Christopher Katsaros, Product Marketing ManagerWhether you're joining us in person or remotely, we're looking…

Introducing the Google Assistant SDK

Posted by Chris Ramsdale, Product ManagerWhen we first announced the Google Assistant, we talked about helping users ge…

Using field masks with update requests to Google APIs

Originally posted on the G Suite Developers BlogPosted by Wesley Chun (@wescpy), Developer Advocate, G SuiteWe recently…

Expand your color palette with new tools for Material Design

Posted By: Rachel Been, Creative Lead, Material Design The Material Design Guidelines are a living documentation of visu…

Santa Tracker, open-sourced and delivered

Posted by Sam Thorogood, Developer Programs EngineerSanta Tracker is a holiday tradition here at Google. Every year, you…

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Experimental Nighttime Photography with Nexus and Pixel

Posted by Florian Kainz, Software Engineer, Google DaydreamOn a full moon night last year I carried a professional DSLR…

Research at Google and ICLR 2017

Posted by Ian Goodfellow, Staff Research Scientist, Google Brain Team This week, Toulon, France hosts the 5th Internatio…

PhotoScan: Taking Glare-Free Pictures of Pictures

Posted by Ce Liu, Michael Rubinstein, Mike Krainin and Bill Freeman, Research ScientistsYesterday, we released an update…

Teaching Machines to Draw

Posted by David Ha, Google Brain ResidentAbstract visual communication is a key part of how people convey ideas to one a…

Introducing tf-seq2seq: An Open Source Sequence-to-Sequence Framework in TensorFlow

Posted by Anna Goldie and Denny Britz, Research Software Engineer and Google Brain Resident, Google Brain Team(Crosspost…

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SafetyNet attestation, a building block for anti-abuse

Posted by Arindam Basu, Borbala Benko, Alan Butler, Edward Cunningham, William Luh Building innovative security feature…

The Google Play Awards are returning to Google I/O

Posted by Purnima Kochikar, Director, Apps and Games Business Development, Google Play Drum roll please! The Google Pla…

App onboarding for kids: how Budge Studios creates a more engaging experience for families

Posted by Josh Solt (Partner Developer Manager, Kids Apps at Google Play) and Noemie Dupuy (Founder & Co-CEO at Budge…

Java 8 Language Features Support Update

Posted by James Lau, Product Manager Yesterday, we released Android Studio 2.4 Preview 6. Java 8 language features are…

A New Issue Tracker for our AOSP Developers

Posted by Sandie Gong, Developer Relations Program Manager & Chris Iremonger, Android Technical Program Manager Like m…

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Introducing structured menus in the Google My Business API

Every day, millions of people search on Google for places to eat and drink and many click to see the menu before making…

A new issue tracker for Google Maps APIs

Posted by Kasia Derc-Fenske, Technical Solutions Engineer Manager, Google Cloud and Jesse Scherer, Technical Program Man…

Google Maps APIs sessions at Google Next ‘17

Next 2017 is just a few days away and we’re looking forward to three days of insightful conversations, amazing technol…

Do you like the new look of the Maps APIs tutorials?

Until recently, our docs have focused on describing features rather than telling a story. We chatted to some developers…

Styling and custom data for polylines and polygons in the Google Maps Android API

Polygons, polylines and ground overlays are useful tools to make your maps work for your users. Today we are rolling out…