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Melting Ski Resorts Have a Snow Machine Problem

The changing climate is warming the slopes, forcing resorts to turn to snow-generating beasts that take a heavy environm…  Read more

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How To Design Profitable Sales Funnels On Mobile

A sales funnel is a set of invisible steps you lay before visitors that takes them from the point of entry to the desire…

How To Build A Real-Time Multiplayer Virtual Reality Game (Part 2)

In this tutorial series, we will build a web-based multiplayer virtual reality game, where players will need to collabor…

Get Started With UI Design With These Tips To Speed Up Your Workflow

This article is about creating limits and rules to follow throughout the entire design process. There is an unlimited nu…

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Tik Tok, Tick Tock…Boom.

Something’s been bugging me about Tik Tok. I’ve almost downloaded it about a dozen times over the past few months. B…

Why Politics, Why Now?

Last week an email hit my inbox with a simple and powerful sentiment. “I miss your writing,” it said. The person who…

Introducing Recount Media

More than a few of you have been wondering why I’ve been so quiet here these past few months, and today I can finally…

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Privacy-focused, rewarded ads browser Brave tops 10M monthly active users

MAUs have doubled in the past year. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article.

How to level up from a Google My Business apprentice to a GMB master

Your business page is a dynamic asset so prioritize these updates to gain a distinct advantage over those that do not. P…

TripAdvisor buys SinglePlatform to enhance services for restaurants

The acquisition is part of a strategic shift to deepen restaurant relationships and diversify revenues to better compete…

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The Local Algorithm: Relevance, Proximity, and Prominence

Posted by MaryBowlingHow does Google decide what goes into the local pack? It doesn't have to be a black box — there's…

Convince Your Boss to Send You to MozCon 2020 (Plus Bonus Letter Template!)

Posted by cheryldraperIt’s that time of year again. Professional development budgets are being distributed and you're…

Simple Spam Fighting: The Easiest Local Rankings You’ll Ever Earn

Posted by MiriamEllis Image credit: Visit Lakeland Reporting fake and duplicate listings to Google sounds hard. Sometime…

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Melting Ski Resorts Have a Snow Machine Problem

The changing climate is warming the slopes, forcing resorts to turn to snow-generating beasts that take a heavy environm…

A Remote Tanzanian Village Logs Onto the Internet

The Danish company Bluetown installed a hot spot in Sagara B, with download speeds fast enough for Netflix and for local…

Billie Eilish's Van Halen Knowledge Tops This Week's Internet News Roundup

Some folks online got pretty upset about this. Van Halen did not. Also, the impeachment hearings continue apace.

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Brands vs Ads

Brand, Brand, Brand About 7 years ago I wrote about how the search relevancy algorithms were placing heavy weighting on…

Internet Wayback Machine Adds Historical TextDiff

The Wayback Machine has a cool new feature for looking at the historical changes of a web page. The color scale shows ho…

Dofollow, Nofollow, Sponsored, UGC

A Change to Nofollow Last month Google announced they were going to change how they treated nofollow, moving it from a d…

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Request with Intent: Caching Strategies in the Age of PWAs

Once upon a time, we relied on browsers to handle caching for us; as developers in those days, we had very little contr…

Responsible JavaScript: Part III

You’ve done everything you thought was possible to address your website’s JavaScript problem. You relied on the web…

The Untapped Power of Vulnerability & Transparency in Content Strategy

In marketing, transparency and vulnerability are unjustly stigmatized. The words conjure illusions of being frightened,…

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20 Best Real Estate WordPress Themes for 2020 Websites

It can be difficult to differentiate yourself in the real estate industry, but a beautiful website can certainly help. …

20 Jewelry WordPress Themes for WooCommerce Websites

Perhaps you create jewelry and would like to turn your hobby into a business, or maybe you’re ready to start selling a…

CSS Basics: Understanding Collapsing Margins

Elements are the building blocks of web pages–when building websites, you’re actually “laying bricks” of element…

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How to Use a Free Responsive Portfolio WordPress Gallery Plugin

There are a lot of free and paid gallery plugins out there which you can use on your website to showcase images to visit…

10 Best iOS Game Templates

Have a great idea for an iOS game but are turned off by the hours of tedious work involved in bringing your concept to l…

Using Bootstrap to Create Material Design Web Apps

Google's Material Design is ubiquitous in modern mobile apps. Perhaps it's because most people today have come to love…

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10 Interesting JavaScript and CSS Libraries for November 2019

An amazing payment form widget, a new Vue.js framework for static websites, and lots more in our compilation for the mon…

10 Interesting JavaScript and CSS Libraries for October 2019

Our resources collection for the month of October includes helpful fronted libraries, a cute CSS framework, and some awe…

10 Interesting JavaScript and CSS Libraries for September 2019

This September's collection is packed with cool JS libraries, an experimental CSS framework, and other awesome tools!

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What is Color Theory? — A Comprehensive Guide For Designers

Some consider the color theory to be a science in itself while others consider it to be also a standard in all forms of…

10 Best Free Avatar and Character Creator Apps

Illustrations of various kinds and sizes have been dominating website design for a while. From abstract (almost absurd)…

Electro 80s – Best Neon Fonts, Icons, Effects & Mockups

When it comes to creating a retro atmosphere in design, the first thing that comes to mind is stuff from the vibrant, di…

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10 Top Cyber Monday Deals for Web Designers

Advertise here via BSAWhether you’re skipping Black Friday to concentrate on Cyber Monday or planning for a shopping s…

Save time by using these builders for portfolio websites and pages

Advertise here via BSAIf you’re a professional wanting to showcase your products, what better way is there to do so th…

6 Must Have Developer Tools and Services for Your Projects in 2019

Advertise here via BSAThis is it! Your one-stop shop for developer tools and resources. Designed to save you time and mo…

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5 Innovative Marketing Trends That’ll Drive the Finance Wave in 2020

You may have the best financial products and services on offer, but: If you’re not using the right digital marketing t…

What To Do Now That Google No Longer Allows Stem Cell Advertising

If you work in stem cell marketing, then you likely heard the sonic boom go off in early September that Google will no l…

How the Top-Ranking Law Firms in Your Area Are Outranking You

You know search engine rankings are important for your law firm. And you know other law firms are ranking above you for…

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Top 3 misconceptions about mobile ads

Although ads are often a cornerstone of successful app businesses, some developers have misconceptions that hold them ba…  Read more

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Top 3 misconceptions about mobile ads

Although ads are often a cornerstone of successful app businesses, some developers have misconceptions that hold them ba…

5 ways to beat holiday stress with the Google Assistant

Five more gifts to buy, three projects to wrap up before the holiday break and one big family dinner to host. Anyone els…

Our annual pay equity review

Compensation should be based on what you do, not who you are. We design compensation to be fair and equitable from the o…

Europe and Africa code weeks: 136,000 students learn to code

Within the next 10 to 15 years, 90 percent of all jobs in Europe will require some level of technology education, and no…

Cloud Covered: What was new in November on Google Cloud

November was a cornucopia of Google Cloud news and tips, with new ways for companies to start using the cloud and improv…

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Package Tracking Early Access Program

People frequently come to Google Search looking to find information on the status of their packages. To make it easier t…

Introducing the new Search Console messages

Search Console sends millions of messages every month. They’re our main way to let you know when your website has a ne…

Google Search News for November 2019

The ecosystem around and in Google Search has continued to evolve since the first episode of Google Search News. With th…

New reporting for Products Results in Search Console

We recently announced that in addition to schema.org markup, product data feeds submitted through Google Merchant Center…

Get faster with the new Speed report in Search Console

A fast web experience has long been an important user experience factor that we have promoted and advocated for. To help…

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Build your content during the holiday season

Holiday season is driven by users purchasing for themselves and for family’s gifts.Don’t worry, even if your content…

Start preparing for the holiday season now

Anticipation is key, start preparing now! The holiday shopping season starts in September with queries starting to incr…

Your Google AdSense seasonal guide

This guide is here to help you learn about the importance of seasonality as well as provide you with tips on how to get…

Introducing the new and improved Auto ads

This time last year, we committed to making AdSense more assistive and powerful. We're excited to announce a significant…

AdSense now understands Marathi

Today, we’re excited to announce the addition of Marathi, a language spoken by over 80 millions people in Maharashtra,…

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Conversion reporting issues for November 11 through November 20

Update (Nov 27, 2019 15:00 PST): An issue that impacted Google Ads reporting for conversions occurring between Nov 11 an…

Announcing v1.1 of the DoubleClick Bid Manager API

We are pleased to announce the release of version 1.1 of the DoubleClick Bid Manager API. The full v1.1 API documentatio…

September 2019 Ad Manager Developer Workshop Materials

Thanks to everyone who was able to make it to the September 2019 Ad Manager Developer Workshop in London! If you are int…

Introducing adaptive anchor banners

In today’s mobile-first world, app publishers who use banner ads must serve them across a greater variety of screen si…

Announcing v201911 of the Google Ad Manager API

We're happy to announce that v201911 of the Google Ad Manager API is available starting today. This version brings new r…

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Flutter Interact - December 11 - create beautiful apps

Posted by Martin Aguinis, Flutter Marketing LeadSummary: Flutter Interact is happening on December 11th. Sign up here fo…

DevKids: An inside look at the kids of DevFest

After Aaron Ma, an 11-year-old DevFest speaker, recently gave his tips on coding, people kept asking us, “so what are…

Updates from Coral: Mendel Linux 4.0 and much more!

Posted by Carlos Mendonça (Product Manager), Coral TeamLast month, we announced that Coral graduated out of beta, into…

Time is Ticking: Clock Contest live with over $10,000 in prizes

Posted by Martin Aguinis, Flutter Marketing LeadFlutter Clock is a contest offered by Google, with participation from th…

Accelerating Japan’s AI startups in our new Tokyo Campus

Posted by Takuo Suzuki Japan is well known as an epicenter of innovation and technology, and its startup ecosystem is no…

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Understanding Transfer Learning for Medical Imaging

Posted by Maithra Raghu and Chiyuan Zhang, Research Scientists, Google Research As deep neural networks are applied to a…

Developing Deep Learning Models for Chest X-rays with Adjudicated Image Labels

Posted by Dave Steiner, MD, Research Scientist and Shravya Shetty, Technical Lead, Google Health With millions of diagno…

Astrophotography with Night Sight on Pixel Phones

Posted by Florian Kainz and Kiran Murthy, Software Engineers, Google Research Taking pictures of outdoor scenes at night…

RecSim: A Configurable Simulation Platform for Recommender Systems

Posted by Martin Mladenov, Research Scientist and Chih-wei Hsu, Software Engineer, Google Research Significant advances…

New Solutions for Quantum Gravity with TensorFlow

Posted by Thomas Fischbacher, Researcher in Compression, Google Research, Zürich Recent strides in machine learning (ML…

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Android’s commitment to Kotlin

Posted by David Winer, Kotlin Product Manager When we announced Kotlin as a supported language for Android, there was a…

Android Game SDK

Posted by Dan Galpin, Developer Advocate With over 2.5 billion monthly active devices, the Android Platform gives incre…

An Update on Android TLS Adoption

Posted by Bram Bonné, Senior Software Engineer, Android Platform Security & Chad Brubaker, Staff Software Engineer, An…

3 things to know about Jetpack from Android Dev Summit 2019

Posted by Jisha Abubaker, Product Manager Last month’s #AndroidDevSummit was jam-packed with announcements and techni…

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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…