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Why the NFL's Field Goal Record Is Waiting to Be Smashed

Players, coaches, and scientists alike say that the current record of 64 yards is well shy of what humans are capable of…  Read more

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Testing Made Easier Via Framework Minimalism And Software Architecture

Like many other Android developers, my initial foray into testing on the platform lead me to be immediately confronted w…

Bringing A Better Design Process To Your Organization

As user experience (UX) designers and researchers, the most common complaint we hear from users is: “Why don’t they…

How To Build A Real-Time Multiplayer Virtual Reality Game (Part 1)

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

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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…

Halfway Through: How Are My Predictions 2019 Shaping Up?

I like to keep myself honest when it comes to predictions. Now that six months of 2019 are in the books (well, nearly se…

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…

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You can now add custom JavaScript to AMP pages

The new amp-script component offers more feature flexibility and interactivity. Please visit Search Engine Land for the…

What is ‘Google Screened’ and how does it differ from ‘Google Guaranteed’?

The company introduces a second screening program for professional services. Please visit Search Engine Land for the ful…

Are other teams unwittingly killing your SEO (and revenue)?

Executives should treat SEO as a company-wide mandate. Here’s why. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full articl…

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FAQ, HowTo, and Q&A: Using New Schema Types to Create Interactive Rich Results

Posted by LilyRayNYCStructured data (Schema markup) is a powerful tool SEOs can use to efficiently deliver the most impo…

Fresh Features & Functionalities: A Six-Month Lookback at What’s New in Moz Pro

Posted by rachelgooodmanmooreIf you’re anything like me, you might be wondering how the heck it's already August — …

5 Common Objections to SEO (& How to Respond) - Whiteboard Friday

Posted by KameronJenkinsHow many of these have you heard over the years? Convincing clients and stakeholders that SEO is…

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Why the NFL's Field Goal Record Is Waiting to Be Smashed

Players, coaches, and scientists alike say that the current record of 64 yards is well shy of what humans are capable of…

The Fight Against Robocalls Gets Powerful New Allies

All the state attorneys general, along with 12 major companies, promise to finally make serious moves against robocalls.

A Tugboat in Space, Microplastics In Your Water, and More News

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AMP'd Up for Recaptcha

Beyond search Google controls the leading distributed ad network, the leading mobile OS, the leading web browser, the le…

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…

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The Untapped Power of Vulnerability & Transparency in Content Strategy

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

An Essential Tool for Capturing Your Career Accomplishments

Imagine you’re ready to apply for your next job. Like most busy professionals, you probably haven’t updated your r…

Getting to the Heart of Digital Accessibility

Quick! Think of the word “developer” or “coder” — what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Maybe a whitei…

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How to Make a Website for a Restaurant With WordPress (Quickly)

Running a successful restaurant is no small feat. But, in order to be successful, you need a constant stream of patrons…

Set up a Secure, Performant WooCommerce Site with Kinsta

WordPress is one of the most versatile, powerful systems available to build websites with. Despite starting out as a blo…

20 Best Dentist, Doctor, Medical and Health WordPress Themes (2019)

Whether you’re just opening up your practice or if you’ve had it for a while, one thing is for certain: there’s no…

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Set up a Secure, Performant WooCommerce Site with Kinsta

WordPress is one of the most versatile, powerful systems available to build websites with. Despite starting out as a blo…

Faster Web Apps With the Svelte Framework (New Course)

Svelte is a new approach to building user interfaces. Learn to build user interfaces more efficiently in our new course,…

How Page Builder Plugins Make It Easy to Create a WordPress Website

Page builder plugins make it easier for both novices and experienced developers to build websites faster. With a page bu…

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10 Interesting JavaScript and CSS Libraries for July 2019

Better vanilla JS syntax, awesome CSS snippets and more cool libraries in our compilation for July 2019.

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.

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10 Modest yet Compelling Business Cards for Men

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11 Powerful Business Cards for Women for Your Inspiration

We all fight for gender equality these days. Even Thor has been transformed into Thor Girl. Women around the world are e…

5 Best Etsy Alternatives (with Market Overview)

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

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3 Top WP Tools and Services: Any of Them Will Make Your Site Better

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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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Maintaining the integrity of our platforms

Protecting our users and the integrity of our platforms is essential to Google’s mission. My team works with others a…  Read more

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Maintaining the integrity of our platforms

Protecting our users and the integrity of our platforms is essential to Google’s mission. My team works with others a…

The mobile challenge, and how to measure it

Does your mobile website have a lower conversion rate than your desktop version? As some people are spending up to 70% o…

The Assistant turns your Smart Clock into a digital photo frame

The Lenovo Smart Clock comes with the Google Assistant, so it can help you better manage your morning and evening routin…

Next steps to ensure transparency, choice and control in digital advertising

Ads play a major role in sustaining the free and open web. They underwrite the great content and services that people en…

A pop of color and more: updates to Android’s brand

Over the last decade, Android's open platform has created a thriving community of manufacturers and developers that reac…

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You #AskGoogleWebmasters, we answer

We love to help folks make awesome websites. For a while now, we've been answering questions from developers, site-owner…

When indexing goes wrong: how Google Search recovered from indexing issues & lessons learned since.

Most of the time, our search engine runs properly. Our teams work hard to prevent technical issues that could affect ou…

Googlebot evergreen rendering in our testing tools

Today we updated most of our testing tools so they are using the evergreen Chromium renderer. This affects our testing…

What webmasters should know about Google’s core updates

Each day, Google usually releases one or more changes designed to improve our search results. Most aren’t noticeable b…

Helping publishers and users get more out of visual searches on Google Images with AMP

Google Images has made a series of changes to help people explore, learn and do more through visual search. An importan…

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Additional safeguards to protect the quality of our ad network

Supporting a healthy ads ecosystem that works for publishers, advertisers, and users continues to be a top priority in o…

Upcoming changes to the AdSense mobile experience

The web is mobile.Nearly 70% of AdSense audiences experience the web on mobile devices. With new mobile web technologies…

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…

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Sunsetting accelerated budget delivery

Starting October 1, 2019, accelerated budget delivery will no longer be available for use with search campaigns, shoppin…

Announcing v201908 of the Google Ad Manager API

We're happy to announce that v201908 of the Google Ad Manager API is available starting today. There are several highly…

Announcing v2_1 of the Google Ads API beta

Today we’re announcing the v2_1 releases of the Google Ads API beta. To use the v2_1 features via the new endpoint, pl…

Google Ads scripts now supports price extensions

We’re excited to announce support for price extensions in Google Ads scripts starting today. Price extensions allow yo…

DCM/DFA Reporting and Trafficking API v3.2 sunset reminder

In accordance with our deprecation schedule, we will be sunsetting version 3.2 of the API on August 31, 2019. Requests t…

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Developer Student Clubs: A Walk That Changed Healthcare

Posted by Erica Hanson, Program Manager ARUA, UGANDA - Samuel Mugisha is a 23 year old university student with a laugh…

The Speed Benefit of AMP Prerendering

Posted By Eric Steinlauf, Software Engineer, Google Today we want to walk through some updated analysis on the benefit…

Coral summer updates: Post-training quant support, TF Lite delegate, and new models!

Posted by Vikram Tank (Product Manager), Coral Team Coral’s had a busy summer working with customers, expanding distr…

Discontinuing support for JSON-RPC and Global HTTP Batch Endpoints

Updated by Shilpa Kamalakar, Technical Program Manager We have invested heavily in our API and service infrastructure to…

Women Techmakers Summit Europe: Supporting Diversity & Inclusion in Tech

Posted By Franziska Hauck and Katharina Lindenthal , Google Developer Relations Europe Once a year, we invite community…

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Turbo, An Improved Rainbow Colormap for Visualization

Posted by Anton Mikhailov, Senior Software Engineer, Daydream False color maps show up in many applications in computer…

On-Device, Real-Time Hand Tracking with MediaPipe

Posted by Valentin Bazarevsky and Fan Zhang, Research Engineers, Google Research The ability to perceive the shape and m…

Joint Speech Recognition and Speaker Diarization via Sequence Transduction

Posted by Laurent El Shafey, Software Engineer and Izhak Shafran, Research Scientist, Google Health Being able to recogn…

Project Euphonia’s Personalized Speech Recognition for Non-Standard Speech

Posted by Joel Shor and Dotan Emanuel, Research Engineers, Google Research, Tel Aviv The utility of technology is depend…

Video Understanding Using Temporal Cycle-Consistency Learning

Posted by Debidatta Dwibedi, Research Associate, Google Research In the last few years there has been great progress in…

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The Google Play store’s visual refresh

Boris Valusek, Design Lead, Google Play The Google Play Store has over two billion monthly active users coming to find…

Android Studio 3.5: Project Marble goes into stable

Posted by Jamal Eason, Product Manager, Android Have you ever wished that Android Studio was faster, more performant, a…

Improving Accessibility in the Android Ecosystem

Posted by Ian Stoba, Program Manager, Accessibility Engineering With billions of Android devices in use around the worl…

Google releases source code for Google I/O 2019 for Android

Posted by Takeshi Hagikura, Developer Programs Engineer Today we're releasing the source code for the official Google I…

Nexon increases day 60 retention and monetization with pre-registration rewards

Posted by Kacey Fahey, Google Play Developer Marketing Nexon Korea Company has published several games across PC, mobil…

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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…