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Take a Load Off With These 6 Swanky Camping Hammocks

Looking for a free-floating, ultralight shelter on the go? We've got you. The post Take a Load Off With These 6 Swanky C…  Read more

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Free Geometric UI Icons With A Fresh And Futuristic Twist (100 Icons, 6 Formats)

    How about an icon set that gives your UI designs just that finishing touch they need? One that stands out while k…

Just Keep Scrolling! How To Design Lengthy, Lengthy Pages

    Websites with long or infinite scrolling are becoming more and more common lately, and it’s no mere trend or co…

Make ‘Em Shine: How To Use Illustrations To Elicit Emotions

    As designers, we often use imagery that resonates with our audience. Yet, often we also end up with stock photos…

JohnBattelle

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…

Dear Facebook…Please Give Me Agency Over The Feed

The post Dear Facebook…Please Give Me Agency Over The Feed appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. (cross poste…

Ads. Grrr.

The post Ads. Grrr. appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. (Cross posted on Medium) I honestly didn’t want to…

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SearchCap: Search trademark issues & search pictures

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

Initial Interest Confusion rears its ugly head once more in trademark infringement case

Columnist Chris Silver Smith details recent trademark infringement cases in which site search results pages caused legal…

Search in Pics: Google drum set, a deep blue room & Google sneakers

In this week’s Search In Pictures, here are the latest images culled from the web, showing what people eat at the sear…

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Should SEOs Care About Internal Links? - Whiteboard Friday

Posted by randfishInternal links are one of those essential SEO items you have to get right to avoid getting them really…

It's Here: The Finalized MozCon 2017 Agenda

Posted by ronell-smithThat sound you hear is the coming together of MozCon 2017. [You can hear that, right? It's not jus…

Tackling Tag Sprawl: Crawl Budget, Duplicate Content, and User-Generated Content

Posted by rjonesx.Alright, so here's the situation. You have a million-product website. Your competitors have a lot of t…

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Take a Load Off With These 6 Swanky Camping Hammocks

Looking for a free-floating, ultralight shelter on the go? We've got you. The post Take a Load Off With These 6 Swanky C…

Space Photos of the Week: Jupiter, Is That You?!

Jupiter's full of angry cyclones, it's summer solstice on Saturn, and there's a monstrous supermassive black hole at the…

Ecologists Are Drowning in Sea of Data. These Tools Could Help

To assess the ocean's health, ecology's rugged individualists learned to get with the big data program. The post Ecologi…

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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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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…

Fait Accompli: Agentive Tech Is Here

A note from the editors: We’re pleased to share an excerpt from Chapter 2 of Chris Noessel's new book, Designing Agent…

User Research When You Can’t Talk to Your Users

It’s not breaking news to say that the core of UX, in a vacuum, is talking to your users to gather insights and then a…

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6 Preprocessor Features Coming to Native CSS

Using preprocessors such as Sass, LESS and Stylus has always given developers more control over their stylesheets, but…

How to Collaborate With Non-Designers

As the modern day workplace gradually becomes a more distributed and global environment, collaboration across time zones…

Confused About "em" and "rem"? Try Our New Course

If you're not sure whether to use em or rem units in your web design projects, our new course is for you. A Visual Guide…

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Programming With Yii: Generating Documentation

What You'll Be CreatingIn this Programming With Yii2 series, I'm guiding readers in use of the Yii2 Framework for PHP…

Create an Intelligent App With Google Cloud Speech and Natural Language APIs

An application that truly understands a natural language is something sci-fi enthusiasts, programmers, and AI researcher…

Extending HTML by Creating Custom Tags

In this tutorial I will show you how easy it is to extend the HTML language with custom tags. The custom tags can be use…

Tutorialzine

20 Excellent Resources for Learning Kotlin

Get a head start on learning Kotlin with this collection of free tutorials, articles, and video lessons.

Getting Started With The JavaScript Web Animation API

In this quick tutorial we take a look at a powerful native JavaScript API that makes animating on the web easier then e…

5 Beautiful Image Effects With CSS Shapes and Filters

A visual web experiment in which we create majestic polyscape backgrounds using nothing but CSS and HTML.

onextrapixel

15 Awesome Visualization Tools And Libraries For Creating Charts And Diagrams

You can’t call yourself a marketer if you don’t know how to work with data. Statistics, research, and data are the c…

5 Tips and Tricks For An Effective eCommerce Site With 10 Brilliant Examples

Today, people love the convenience of ordering online. It saves them time, money, and a trip to the local store. But if…

The Importance Of Wireframes In Web Design And 9 Tools To Create Wireframes

Designing wireframes and prototypes play an important role in every web development project. Whether you’re a creativ…

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

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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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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AlphaGo’s next move

Cross-posted from the DeepMind blogWith just three stones on the board, it was clear that this was going to be no ordin…  Read more

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AlphaGo’s next move

Cross-posted from the DeepMind blogWith just three stones on the board, it was clear that this was going to be no ordin…

The High Five: trending searches this week

The tragic attack in Manchester was top of mind for many searchers this week. Here's a look at what people wanted to kno…

Turning #teampixel photography into an immersive art exhibit

For the next few weeks on the iconic High Line in New York, you can check out hundreds of images submitted by Pixel user…

It’s Beatlemania in Google Earth

The Beatles' eighth album, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, first hit the record stores in June 1967. The album…

Bringing digital skills training to 30,000 farmers in Vietnam

Farmer Nguyen Thi Tham receives basic training on how to use her smartphone to navigate the internet Nguyen Thi Tham ha…

google webmaster

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…

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…

google adsense

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…

More advertising options for the mobile web

At Google, our policy teams are constantly looking for ways to improve the experience for everyone in the mobile digital…

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…

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Validation rules for the new dynamic ad group type in Search campaigns

Starting this week, users of the new AdWords interface will be able to create dynamic search ads (DSA) through the new d…

Introducing Ads Data Hub: Next generation insights and reporting

Mobile has fundamentally changed how we live our lives. With our devices never more than an arm’s length away, people…

Announcing v201705 of the DFP API

Today we’re pleased to announce the v201705 release of the DFP API. This release updates the ReportService to be at pa…

Google I/O: New Ways to Put Users at the Center of Your Apps and Payments

I/O is a magical time at Google. Every year, thousands of developers gather in Google's backyard to share new product i…

AdWords - Improvements for Enhanced CPC

Update: this change will go live in June 2017. In June 2017, AdWords will begin gradually altering the specifics of the…

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What's new from Firebase at Google I/O 2017

Originally posted on the Firebase Blog by Francis Ma, Firebase Group Product ManagerIt's been an exciting year! Last May…

Announcing the Women Techmakers Udacity Scholarship

Posted by Amy Schapiro and the Women Techmakers team The community of women in tech is growing in numbers and influence,…

Announcing the fourth class of Launchpad Accelerator featuring new countries!

Posted by Roy Glasberg, Global Lead, Launchpad Program & Accelerator We're back at it again and excited to welcome an in…

Google I/O: New Ways to Put Users at the Center of Your Apps and Payments

Cross posted from Inside AdMobPosted by Sridhar Ramaswamy, Senior Vice President, Ads and CommerceI/O is a magical time…

The Modern Mobile Web: State of the Union

Cross posted from the Chromium BlogPosted by Rahul Roy-chowdhury, VP Product Management, ChromeWhat a difference a year…

google research

The Machine Intelligence Behind Gboard

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

Introducing the TensorFlow Research Cloud

Posted by Zak Stone, Product Manager for TensorFlowResearchers require enormous computational resources to train the mac…

Using Machine Learning to Explore Neural Network Architecture

Posted by Quoc Le & Barret Zoph, Research Scientists, Google Brain teamAt Google, we have successfully applied deep lear…

Efficient Smart Reply, now for Gmail

Posted by Brian Strope, Research Scientist, and Ray Kurzweil, Engineering Director, Google ResearchLast year we launched…

Coarse Discourse: A Dataset for Understanding Online Discussions

Posted by Praveen Paritosh, Senior Research Scientist, Ka Wong, Senior Data ScientistEvery day, participants of online c…

google Android

Meet 5 Android developers working to improve lives around the world

Posted by Maxim Mai, Apps Partnerships, Google Play Last Thursday at Google I/O 2017, we announced the winners of this…

Welcome to your New Home on Android TV

Posted by Paul Saxman, Android Devices and Media Developer Relations Lead Android TV brings rich app experiences and ent…

Request a professional app translation from the Google Play Console and reach new users

Posted by Rahim Nathwani, Product Manager, Google Play Localizing your app or game is an important step in allowing you…

Group Messaging in Android Auto

Posted by David Nelloms, Software Engineer Communicating with a group of people is a common use case for many messaging…

Make more money with subscriptions on Google Play

Posted by George Audi, Tom Grinsted and Larry Yang, Google Play The subscription business model is one of the best ways…

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…