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Scientists Are Rewriting the History of Photosynthesis

Studies of the energy-harvesting proteins in primitive cells suggest that key features of photosynthesis might have evol…  Read more

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Combining Graphical And Voice Interfaces For A Better User Experience

    With​ ​the​ ​appearance​ ​of​ ​voice​ ​user​ ​interfaces,​ ​AI​ ​and​ ​chatbo…

Confessions Of An Impostor

    Five years ago, when, for the first time ever, I was invited to speak at one of the best front-end conferences in…

Naming Things In CSS Grid Layout

    When first learning how to use Grid Layout, you might begin by addressing positions on the grid by their line num…

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Amazon’s HQ2 Isn’t a Headquarters. So What Is It?

The post Amazon’s HQ2 Isn’t a Headquarters. So What Is It? appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. Crossposte…

This Is What Happens When Context Is Lost.

The post This Is What Happens When Context Is Lost. appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. (Cross posted from Ne…

The Data Deal Is Opaque. We Should Fix It.

The post The Data Deal Is Opaque. We Should Fix It. appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. I wrote this post ove…

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SearchCap: AdWords parallel tracking, Google Attribution & local search updates

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

10 ways to generate links with online influencers

Columnist Kevin Rowe shares tips on working with online influencers to boost your brand's link profile, its brand visibi…

A brief history of Google’s most important local search updates

How has Google's local search changed throughout the years? Columnist Brian Smith shares a timeline of events and their…

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How Links in Headers, Footers, Content, and Navigation Can Impact SEO - Whiteboard Friday

Posted by randfishWhich link is more valuable: the one in your nav, or the one in the content of your page? Now, how abo…

Unlocking Hidden Gems Within Schema.org

Posted by alexis-sandersSchema.org is cryptic. Or at least that’s what I had always thought. To me, it was a confusing…

Google Shares Details About the Technology Behind Googlebot

Posted by goralewiczCrawling and indexing has been a hot topic over the last few years. As soon as Google launched Googl…

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Scientists Are Rewriting the History of Photosynthesis

Studies of the energy-harvesting proteins in primitive cells suggest that key features of photosynthesis might have evol…

Ivanka Trump's Punk Phase and Ted Cruz's Tweeting Top This Week's Internet News

Ivanka Trump says she had a punk phase and was really into Nirvana in the 1990s. Not everyone on Twitter is buying that.

GM's Self-Driving Cars Head for New York City, Where They'll Face the Bullies

Robocars headed for Manhattan will have to learn some new tricks. So will New Yorkers.

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Grist for the Machine

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

Virtual Real Estate

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

Rank Checker Update

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

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The Story of CSS Grid, from Its Creators

A note from the editors: We want to thank the Microsoft Edge team for sharing transcripts of the interviews they conduct…

Web Typography: Numerals

A note from the editors: We’re pleased to share an excerpt from Chapter 2 of Richard Rutter’s new book, Web Typograp…

The Right Way to Select Technology, An Excerpt

A note from the editors: We’re pleased to share an excerpt from Chapter 4 of Tony Byrne and Jarrod Gingras’s new boo…

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New Course: Form Validation With Parsley

If you ever have to tackle form validation, you can save yourself a lot of time and headaches by taking our new short co…

A First Look at “GSDevTools” by GreenSock

GreenSock is and has long been one of my favorite libraries on the planet when it comes to SVG and other complex web ani…

How to Get Up and Running With Vue

In the introductory post for this series we spoke a little about how web designers can benefit by using Vue. In this t…

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Package Management in Laravel

In this article, we'll go ahead and explore the package management feature in the Laravel framework. In the course of th…

How to Create Your Own Local Premium URL Shortener Service

You will encounter some very long URLs (Uniform Resource Locators) on the internet. Many sites put information about you…

Essential JavaScript Libraries and Frameworks You Should Know About

JavaScript has been around for 20+ years, and it's one of those languages that never stop evolving. The language has bee…

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15 Interesting JavaScript and CSS Libraries for October 2017

Our recommendations for the web dev libraries and frameworks that your should check out this October.

5 Node.js Alternatives To WordPress

A quick look into the state of Node.js content management platforms in 2017.

15 Essential Packages For Extending Laravel

A collection of 15 of the most useful Laravel libraries and packages that will make developing your apps much easier.

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10 of the Best Websites to Download Free Vector Art

We’re spoiled for choice when it comes to free stock photography these days, but finding good quality free vector art…

Best Content Scheduling Tools For WordPress Sites

Managing an editorial calendar is no easy task. But for larger projects this is a must because it’s easy to get confus…

15 Inspiring WordPress Sites

WordPress started out purely as a simple blogging platform. Then it spent the next few years developing into a CMS. And…

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3 Things You Can do to Leave Your Competitors Behind

Advertise here via BSABeing able to find new clients is important, and it’s not always easy. For one thing, you must b…

4 Great Design to WordPress Services You Need to Try

Advertise here via BSAYou’ve worked hard to transform your design concept into a finished design for an app or website…

These are the prototyping tools to use in 2017

Advertise here via BSAWhat is the beauty of having a top-quality prototyping system at your disposal? We know – you ma…

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Will Google AdWords Changes Swallow Twice Your Budget?

Google has rolled out changes to AdWords that could potentially use more of your budget than intended, but they are unli…

Struggle When Writing Blog Headlines? Here’s How to Nail It Every Time

Writing headlines for blogs and other content can feel like a difficult test with no right answers. There is a very good…

How Interactive Content Turbocharges Your Marketing Funnel

Interactive content can draw a surge of new leads into the top of your marketing funnel. It can also provide deep value…

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5 More WordPress SEO Enhancements You Wish You Had

5 More WordPress SEO Enhancements You Wish You Had was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engi…

Ready for a Career Boost? Think SEO Training

Ready for a Career Boost? Think SEO Training was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine opt…

4 WordPress SEO Enhancements You Wish You Had – Part 1

4 WordPress SEO Enhancements You Wish You Had – Part 1 was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert searc…

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Fall into autumn with #teampixel

With autumn in full swing, we’re taking note of the warmer colors being whisked into our feeds. This week, #teampixel…  Read more

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Fall into autumn with #teampixel

With autumn in full swing, we’re taking note of the warmer colors being whisked into our feeds. This week, #teampixel…

Say “yes” to HTTPS: Chrome secures the web, one site at a time

Editor’s note: October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and we're celebrating with a series of security announcements…

Expanding access to renewable energy in the EU

Earlier this year, we hosted an event in Brussels that brought business leaders, policy makers and civil society togethe…

The High Five: this week’s trends have a sweet tooth

A celebrity baby on the way, a sidelined NBA player, and ice cream for dessert: here’s a look at the week’s top-sear…

New Android Management API delivers simple, powerful tools for enterprise

Managing mobile devices and applications can be a challenge for businesses and partners of all sizes. Today, our Enterpr…

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Enabling more high quality content for users

In Google’s mission to organize the world's information, we want to guide Google users to the highest quality content,…

How to move from m-dot URLs to responsive site

With more sites moving towards responsive web design, many webmasters have questions about migrating from separate mobil…

Introducing Our New International Webmaster Blogs!

Join us in welcoming the latest additions to the Webmasters community: नमस्ते Webmasters in Hindi! Добр…

The new Search Console: a sneak peek at two experimental features

Search Console was initially launched with just four reports more than a decade ago. Today, the product includes more th…

Badges on Image Search help users find what they really want

When you want to bake cupcakes, but you don't know what kind, Image Search can help you make a decision. Finding an imag…

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Grow your ad revenue and get your website into shape for the holiday season

The holiday season is the busiest time of every year, with shoppers out in full force to gather gifts, round up their de…

AdSense now understands Bengali (Bangla)

Today, we’re excited to announce the addition of Bengali (Bangla), a language spoken by millions in Bangladesh, India…

Boost your multi-screen strategy with AdSense Responsive ads

We know one of the biggest challenges publishers currently face is designing websites that adapt to different screen siz…

Helping publishers bust annoying ads

Cross posted from The KeywordAt some point, we’ve all been caught off guard by an annoying ad online—like a video au…

Clarification around Pop-Unders

At Google, we value users, advertisers and publishers equally. We have policies in place that define where Google ads sh…

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KeywordOptimizer: Call For Feature Requests

The KeywordOptimizer open-source app demonstrates the exciting possibilities of using the Targeting Idea Service in the…

Announcing v201710 of the AdWords API

Today we’re announcing the release of AdWords API v201710. Here are some of the highlights for key AdWords features: A…

AdWords API release and sunset schedule in 2018

In 2016 and 2017 we supported at least three versions of the AdWords API at any given time and four versions for a brief…

Sunset of DFP API v201611

On Thursday, November 30th, 2017, in accordance with the deprecation schedule, v201611 of the DFP API will be sunset. At…

Google Mobile Ads SDK release 7.24.1 supports iOS 11

We're happy to announce that with this week's release of version 7.24.1, the Google Mobile Ads SDK is officially iOS 11…

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Playtime 2017: Find success on Google Play and grow your business with new Play Console features

Originally Posted by Vineet Buch, Director of Product Management, Google Play Apps & Games on the Android Developers Blo…

Grow with Google scholarships for US Android and web developers

Posted by Peter Lubbers, Head of Google Developer Training Today, we are excited to announce that we are offering a 50,0…

Introducing Dialogflow, the new name for API.AI

Posted by Ilya Gelfenbeyn, Lead Product Manager, on behalf of the entire Dialogflow team When we started API.AI, our goa…

Apps for the Google Assistant: new languages, devices and features!

Posted by Brad Abrams, Product ManagerAs you may have seen, it's a big day for the Google Assistant with new features, n…

Introducing Cloud Firestore: Our New Document Database for Apps

Originally posted by Alex Dufetel on the Firebase BlogToday we're excited to launch Cloud Firestore, a fully-managed NoS…

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Announcing AVA: A Finely Labeled Video Dataset for Human Action Understanding

Posted by Chunhui Gu & David Ross, Software EngineersTeaching machines to understand human actions in videos is a fundam…

Portrait mode on the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones

Posted by Marc Levoy, Principal Engineer and Yael Pritch, Software EngineerPortrait mode, a major feature of the new Pix…

TensorFlow Lattice: Flexibility Empowered by Prior Knowledge

Posted by Maya Gupta, Research Scientist, Jan Pfeifer, Software Engineer and Seungil You, Software Engineer (Cross-poste…

The Google Brain Team’s Approach to Research

Posted by Jeff Dean, Google Senior FellowAbout a year ago, the Google Brain team first shared our mission “Make machin…

Highlights from the Annual Google PhD Fellowship Summit, and Announcing the 2017 Google PhD Fellows

Posted by Susie Kim, Program Manager, University RelationsIn 2009, Google created the PhD Fellowship Program to recogniz…

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Playtime 2017: Find success on Google Play and grow your business with new Play Console features

Posted by Vineet Buch, Director of Product Management, Google Play Apps & Games Today we kicked off our annual global P…

Google Play's Indie Games Contest is back in Europe. Enter now

Posted by Adriana Puchianu, Developer Marketing Google Play Following last year's success, today we're announcing the se…

Fight global hunger with your favorite apps and games on Google Play

Editor's note: Cross-post from The Keyword. If you’re a developer interested in supporting a fundraising cause within…

Effective phone number verification

Posted by Steven Soneff, Identity Product Manager To build apps that make use of phone numbers, it's often crucial to ve…

Introducing Android Instant Apps SDK 1.1

Jichao Li, Software Engineer; Shobana Ravi, Software Engineer Since our public launch at Google I/O, we've been working…

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Removing Place Add, Delete & Radar Search features

Back in 2012, we launched the Place Add / Delete feature in the Google Places API to enable applications to instantly up…

Get your users where they need to go on any platform with Google Maps URLs

Last week at Google I/O we announced Google Maps URLs, a new way for developers to link directly to Google Maps from any…

Google Maps and Particle partner to bring location-aware capabilities to IoT devices

Posted by Ken Nevarez, Solutions Architect for Google Maps APIs Particle and Google Maps make it easy for IoT devices to…

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…