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Super NES Classic Edition Goes On Sale Sept 29 for $80, Includes 26 Classic Nintendo Games

Play all your favorite classic games, from Super Mario World to Mega Man X.  Read more

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Left-Handed Brush Lettering: How To Get Started

    Lettering and calligraphy are quickly becoming desired skills in a designer's toolbox. Designers such as Marian B…

Designing The Perfect Accordion

    Design patterns. An almost mythical phrase that often inspires either awe or resentment. As designers, we tend to…

Free Icon Set: Happy 4th Of July 🇺🇸 (20 Icons, PNG, EPS, AI, SVG)

    Every once in a while, we publish freebies related to different occasions and themes. Today, we'd like to share a…

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Uber Does Not Equal The Valley

The post Uber Does Not Equal The Valley appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. Now that the other shoe has dropp…

Is Humanity Obsolete?

The post Is Humanity Obsolete? appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. image Upon finishing Yuval Harari’s Homo…

The Internet Big Five Is Now The World’s Big Five

The post The Internet Big Five Is Now The World’s Big Five appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. Back in Dece…

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SearchCap: Bing Ads Editor update, Bing Ads voice metrics & Danny Sullivan changes

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

Bing Ads Editor updates: Bulk edit & copy multiple campaigns, manage device & radius targets

The latest version of Bing Ads Editor features several new usability improvements. The post Bing Ads Editor updates: Bul…

Bing Ads now offers competitive share of voice metrics

Advertisers can see how their campaigns, ad groups and keywords stack up against the competition with the new metrics. T…

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Paint by Numbers: Using Data to Produce Great Content

Posted by rjonesx.It's not every day that I write about content. To be honest, it's probably a once-a-year kind of thing…

Creating Influencer-Targeted Content to Earn Links + Coverage - Whiteboard Friday

Posted by randfishMost SEO campaigns need three kinds of links to be successful; targeting your content to influencers c…

The Case For & Against Attending Marketing Conferences

Posted by randfishI just finished reading Jan Schaumann's short post on Why Companies Should Pay for Their Employees to…

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Super NES Classic Edition Goes On Sale Sept 29 for $80, Includes 26 Classic Nintendo Games

Play all your favorite classic games, from Super Mario World to Mega Man X.

What Is Steganography?

It's basically hiding bad things in good things.

You Can Get Your Whole Genome Sequenced. But Should You?

Having a gene for a rare disease might not give you symptoms. But it could beef up your medical bills.

seobook

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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Color Accessibility Workflows

A note from the editors: We’re pleased to share an excerpt from Chapter 3 of Geri Coady's new book, Color Accessibilit…

The Mindfulness of a Manual Performance Audit

As product owners or developers, we probably have a good handle on which core assets we need to make a website work. But…

Web Maintainability Industry Survey: How Do We Maintain?

A note from the editors: As a community, we can learn so much from discovering what other developers are doing around th…

webdesign

Adobe Alternatives: Digital Painting Applications

Welcome to the second installment in our series exploring the world of creative software that lies beyond the realm of A…

Now Available on Envato Elements: Unlimited Stock Photos

Welcome to unlimited stock photos on Envato Elements!If you're already an Elements subscriber, you'll now see that, al…

How to Manipulate Colors in JavaScript Using Chroma.js

In today’s tutorial screencast I’m going to show you how to manipulate colors with JavaScript. That’s right, JavaS…

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What Are Dictionary Comprehensions in Python?

 Recently, we looked at list comprehensions in Python. Similar to its sibling the list comprehension, a dictionary comp…

How to Deploy a WordPress Plugin From TravisCI to WordPress.org

Not everyone likes subversion. If you use Git to manage WordPress plugin development, keeping your Git repo and the Word…

Now Available on Envato Elements: Unlimited Stock Photos

Welcome to unlimited stock photos on Envato Elements!If you're already an Elements subscriber, you'll now see that, al…

Tutorialzine

Getting Started With WebAssembly

An absolute beginner's guide to WebAssembly in which we write some C code, compile it to wasm, and then run it in the br…

15 Interesting JavaScript and CSS Libraries for June 2017

Our list of recommended web dev resources for the month of June. It features a plugin for CSS-only tooltips, a JavaScrip…

Quick Tip: Make IndexedDB a Breeze With LocalForage

A 5-minute introduction to localForage - an awesome JavaScript library for working with browser storage.

onextrapixel

A Startup Guide to Selling Premium WordPress Themes

Selling WordPress themes can be a great way for freelance web designers to supplement their income, or even to provide a…

Why We Finally Chose OptinMonster to Help Us Increase Our Subscribers

So, you’ve finally finished building your WordPress website, customized the design, installed all the great plugins a…

Review: Setka Editor Revolutionizes The Way You Design Blog Posts

There are many page builder plugins available on WordPress for crafting beautiful landing pages without typing a single…

Webappers

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…

eversparkinteractive

A Call for Collaboration Between Internal SEO and Agency Teams

  A growing number of medium-to-large companies have been committing the same mistake when they decide to completely se…

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…

bruceclay

How to Onboard Your Selected Search Agency [Checklist]

How to Onboard Your Selected Search Agency [Checklist] was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search…

The One Thing Your Business Can Immediately Take Away from Google I/O

The One Thing Your Business Can Immediately Take Away from Google I/O was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of…

How to Know If You’re at Risk When Google Switches to a Mobile-First Index (Flowchart)

How to Know If You’re at Risk When Google Switches to a Mobile-First Index (Flowchart) was originally published on Bru…

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Anki's new coding app uses Scratch Blocks to help anyone program their Cozmo robot

Today Anki, a consumer robotics and artificial intelligence company, announced Cozmo Code Lab, a simple and intuitive vi…  Read more

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Anki's new coding app uses Scratch Blocks to help anyone program their Cozmo robot

Today Anki, a consumer robotics and artificial intelligence company, announced Cozmo Code Lab, a simple and intuitive vi…

Helping journalists deepen their digital skills on their own time

It’s become increasingly important for journalists to deepen their digital skills for reporting, but finding dedicated…

Harry Potter casts his spell on Google Earth

Twenty years ago today, Harry Potter began his journey from a closet on Privet Drive to the castle at Hogwarts School of…

Updates from ISTE: new tools to empower our future explorers and digital citizens

Editor's note: This week our Google for Education team will be joining thousands of educators at the annual ISTE confere…

The High Five: sun’s out, man buns out

Winter and summer. George and Amal. Barbie and Ken. These classic duos were among the top searches from this week.Changi…

google webmaster

Connect to job seekers with Google Search

At Google I/O this year, we announced Google for Jobs, a new company-wide initiative focused on helping both job seekers…

Making the Internet safer and faster: Introducing reCAPTCHA Android API

When we launched reCAPTCHA ten years ago, we had a simple goal: enable users to visit the sites they love without worryi…

Better Snippets for your Users

Before buying a book, people like to get a snapshot of how they’re about to spend a few hours reading. They'll take a…

A reminder about links in large-scale article campaigns

Lately we've seen an increase in spammy links contained in articles referred to as contributor posts, guest posts, partn…

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…

google adsense

Building a better web for everyone

Cross-posted from The Keyword The vast majority of online content creators fund their work with advertising. That means…

Introducing page-level enforcements and a new Policy center

As a publisher you face many challenges. One of the broadest and most encompassing of these is growing your user base wh…

AdSense Beginner’s Frequently Asked Questions

What is AdSense?In short, AdSense is a free, simple way to make money by placing ads on your site.Google’s ad network…

Introducing “Ad balance” - focus on your best-performing ads

May 8, 2017 Update: We've heard your feedback on the empty spaces resulting from an unfilled ad unit. Over the next few…

AdSense 101: Building your brand

8 minutes to readNow that you’ve got your account setup, and you’re writing winning content, it’s time to build a…

google ads developer

New VPAID Sample for the IMA HTML5 SDK

To help developers integrate with the IMA SDK, we're always looking for ways to provide both basic and advanced examples…

Improvements to the DFP Python Library

We've recently released some improvements to the DFP Python Libraryalongside support for v201705. Our goal was to reduce…

More AdWords structured snippet header translations!

We’ve enhanced structured snippets to now have even more header translations, increasing from 12 to all AdWords langua…

AdWords API v201607 sunset reminder

AdWords API v201607 will be sunset on June 27th, 2017, after which all v201607 API requests will begin to fail. This ver…

Automating website claims using the Content API for Shopping

Starting today, you can use the Accounts.claimwebsite method to claim the configured website for Merchant Center account…

google developer

Brotli Compression in Google Display Ads

Posted by Michael Burns, Software Engineer, Publisher Tagging & Ads Latency TeamOur goal is to help publishers monetize…

Introducing Team Drives for developers

Originally posted by Hodie Meyers, Product Manager, Google Drive, and Wesley Chun (@wescpy), Developer Advocate, G Suite…

Introducing Blockly 1.0 for Android and iOS

Posted by Erik Pasternak and the Kids Coding TeamOver the past five years, developers have created hundreds of projects…

AMP Compression Update

Posted by Zachary Nado, Software EngineerRecently we announcedthe addition of Brotli compression to the Google AMP Cache…

Empowering a new generation of localization professionals

Posted by The Google Localization Team When her grandmother turned 80, Christina Hayek — Arabic Language Manager at Go…

google research

MultiModel: Multi-Task Machine Learning Across Domains

Posted by Łukasz Kaiser, Senior Research Scientist, Google Brain Team and Aidan N. Gomez, Researcher, Department of Com…

Accelerating Deep Learning Research with the Tensor2Tensor Library

Posted by Łukasz Kaiser, Senior Research Scientist, Google Brain TeamDeep Learning (DL) has enabled the rapid advanceme…

Supercharge your Computer Vision models with the TensorFlow Object Detection API

Posted by Jonathan Huang, Research Scientist and Vivek Rathod, Software Engineer(Cross-posted on the Google Open Source…

MobileNets: Open-Source Models for Efficient On-Device Vision

Posted by Andrew G. Howard, Senior Software Engineer and Menglong Zhu, Software Engineer(Cross-posted on the Google Open…

The Machine Intelligence Behind Gboard

Posted by Françoise Beaufays, Principal Scientist, Speech and Keyboard Team and Michael Riley, Principal Scientist, Spe…

google Android

What’s new in WebView security

Posted by Xiaowen Xin and Renu Chaudhary, Android Security Team The processing of external and untrusted content is ofte…

Ending support for Android Market on Android 2.1 and lower

Posted by Maximilian Ruppaner, Software Engineer on Google Play On June 30, 2017, Google will be ending support for the…

Semantic Time support now available on the Awareness APIs

Posted by Ritesh Nayak M, Product Manager Last year at I/O we launched the Awareness API, a simple yet powerful API that…

Android Things Developer Preview 4.1

Posted by Wayne Piekarski, Developer Advocate for IoT Today, we're releasing a new Developer Preview 4.1 (DP4.1) of Andr…

Reduce friction with the new Location APIs

Posted by Aaron Stacy, Software Engineer, Google Play services The 11.0.0 release of the Google Play services SDK includ…

google Geo

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…

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…