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26 Best Amazon Prime Day Alternative Deals From Walmart, eBay, Etc

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Everything You Need To Know About CSS Margins

One of the first things most of us learned when we learned CSS, was details of the various parts of a box in CSS, descri…

Improve Your JavaScript Knowledge By Reading Source Code

Do you remember the first time you dug deep into the source code of a library or framework you use frequently? For me, t…

That Was SmashingConf Toronto 2019

We all enjoyed returning to Toronto for the second Smashing conference, and in this post, I am sharing some of the thing…

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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…

Lead, Business Affairs

Do you know this person? Might it be you? Over the years I’ve found some of the best business partners by posting on t…

With Privacy as Its Shield, Facebook Hopes To Conquer the Entire Internet.

Never mind that man behind the privacy curtain. I’ll never forget a meal I had with a senior executive at Facebook man…

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Google made 3,200 changes to search in the past year

Do not sit idle. As Google continues to make changes, you should continue to invest in improving your web site. Please v…

Amazon’s got a PPC lock on “Prime Day”

Whether by choice or not isn’t clear, but competitors are sitting on the sidelines of “prime day” ad auctions. Ple…

How to use Shopping campaigns to increase enterprise leads for B2B

Metric Theory’s SEM campaign for RecycleAway delivered highly-targeted leads and increased revenue by 54%, earning the…

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What Your Google Tag Manager Container Should Contain - Whiteboard Friday

Posted by DiTomasoAgencies, are you set up for ongoing Google Tag Manager success? GTM isn't the easiest tool in the wor…

21 Ways to Triple Your B2B E‑Commerce Conversions

Posted by OliviaRossIt takes thoughtful work to scale an e-commerce store. I’m sure you’ve had a few growing pains o…

Rural Local SEO: A Marketing Package Strong on Education

Posted by MiriamEllis Can your marketing agency make a profit working with low-budget clients in rural areas? Could you…

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26 Best Amazon Prime Day Alternative Deals From Walmart, eBay, Etc

Prime Day is so popular that Amazon competitors like Walmart and Target counter it with their own sales. We've collected…

Yeti Hopper Cooler Deal: $90 Off for Amazon Prime Day

Yeti's tough, durable coolers rarely go on sale. If you're in the market, you may want to snatch the Hopper Flip 18 up.

Amazon Prime Day 2019: The Absolute Best Tech Deals Online

We scoured Amazon's labyrinth of discounts to bring you the best Prime Day deals.

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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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Responsible JavaScript: Part II

You and the rest of the dev team lobbied enthusiastically for a total re-architecture of the company’s aging website.…

Resilient Management, An Excerpt

In Tuckman’s Stages of Group Development, the Storming stage happens as a group begins to figure out how to work toge…

Daily Ethical Design

Suddenly, I realized that the people next to me might be severely impacted by my work. I was having a quick lunch in the…

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Animate an Icon with SVGator, Figma and Envato Elements

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial we’ll be taking an SVG based icon from Envato Elements, doing some preparatory…

UI Design: A Practical Guide to Tabs

Tabs represent a fundamental pattern for user interfaces. Learn the best way to create them in our new short course, UI…

Creativity: Rethinking the Exploration Phase of Design

Starting off a project is often described as being the exploration phase of a design process–during this phase, you qu…

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How to Use the WordPress Event Calendar Plugin

For certain kinds of business, having a calendar on your WordPress website is an absolute necessity. Whether you need to…

Create a PHP Contact Form With ContactMe

Today, we’re going to review the ContactMe tool which allows you to create contact forms on your PHP site. It’s a ve…

Free WordPress Video Player Plugins

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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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A Guide to HTML5 Semantics for Better SEO

The concept of semantics originates from the field of linguistics. It literally means the “study of meaning”. So, se…

6 Best Caching Plugins for Your WordPress Site

Caching is one of the most important techniques you can use to speed up your WordPress site. The best caching plugins ma…

7 Best CSS Optimization Tips for Better Page Load Times

In today’s web, page load time is one of the most important website metrics. Even milliseconds can have a huge impact…

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Top Portfolio WordPress Themes for Businesses, Agencies, and Creatives in 2019

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Check Out the Website Components and Templates on the Visual Composer Hub

Advertise here via BSAA visual drag and drop editor is great for building a website quickly and easily, but the final pr…

Keep Up with Digital Technology & the Latest Web Design Trend with These 15 Top Tools and Resources

Advertise here via BSAKeeping up with the latest design trends is a challenge. It’s always been that way. But these da…

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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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How we keep Search relevant and useful

When you come to Google Search, our goal is to connect you with useful information as quickly as possible. That informat…  Read more

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How we keep Search relevant and useful

When you come to Google Search, our goal is to connect you with useful information as quickly as possible. That informat…

Celebrate 50 years of space exploration in Google Earth

This week marks the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 mission that first put a man on the moon. To honor that a…

Google employees take action to encourage women in computer science

When she was a teenager, Andrea Francke attended Schnupperstudium, or “Taster Week”—an event aimed at high-school…

Ask a Techspert: How does Wi-Fi actually work?

Editor’s Note: Do you ever feel like a fish out of water? Try being a tech novice and talking to an engineer at a plac…

More information about our processes to safeguard speech data

We’re focused on building products that work for everyone, and as part of this, we invest significant resources to ens…

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A note on unsupported rules in robots.txt

Yesterday we announced that we're open-sourcing Google's production robots.txt parser. It was an exciting moment that pa…

Google's robots.txt parser is now open source

For 25 years, the Robots Exclusion Protocol (REP) was only a de-facto standard. This had frustrating implications someti…

Formalizing the Robots Exclusion Protocol Specification

For 25 years, the Robots Exclusion Protocol (REP) has been one of the most basic and critical components of the web. It…

Bye Bye Preferred Domain setting

As we progress with the migration to the new Search Console experience, we will be saying farewell to one of our setting…

Webmaster Conference: an event made for you

Over the years we attended hundreds of conferences, we spoke to thousands of webmasters, and recorded hundreds of hours…

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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…

We’re excited about 2019, are you?

At Google AdSense we’re excited about 2019 and really hope you are too. Thank you for inspiring us every day. Have a g…

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Sunset of the Ad Manager API v201808

On Friday, August 30, 2019, in accordance with the deprecation schedule, v201808 of the Ad Manager API will be sunset. A…

Google Ads API Returning to Beta

Your feedback about the performance of our products is very important to us. After launching the Google Ads API in March…

Upcoming changes to environment and position targeting in DV360

On August 26, 2019, we'll be introducing a number of changes to environment and position targeting in Display & Video 36…

May 2019 Ad Manager API Workshop Slides

Thanks to everyone who was able to make it to the recent Ad Manager API Workshop in New York! If you are interested in t…

Google Mobile Ads SDK for Android: How to migrate to v18.0.0

Earlier this week, Google Play services released a major update to many of its libraries to migrate all Android support…

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International Women's Day'19 featuring Actions on Google

Posted by Marisa Pareti, Rubi Martinez & Jessica Earley-Cha In celebration of International Women’s Day, Women Techma…

Developer Preview of Local Home SDK

Posted by Toni Klopfenstein Recently at Google I/O, we gave you a sneak peek at our new Local Home SDK, a suite of loca…

Google Pay and PayPal expand their integration to give merchants more ways to accept payments online

Posted by Jose Ugia, Google Developers Engineer We’re thrilled to announce we’ve expanded our collaboration with Pa…

Mail merge with the Google Docs API

Posted by Wesley Chun, Developer Advocate, Google Cloud Students and working professionals use Google Docs every day to…

Google Pay launches new, dynamic features for Online Payments and Passes APIs

Posted by Stephen McDonald, Google Developers Engineer and Jose Ugia, Google Developers Engineer At Google I/O 2019, we…

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Multilingual Universal Sentence Encoder for Semantic Retrieval

Posted by Yinfei Yang and Amin Ahmad, Software Engineers, Google Research Since it was introduced last year, “Universa…

Advancing Semi-supervised Learning with Unsupervised Data Augmentation

Posted by Qizhe Xie, Student Researcher and Thang Luong, Senior Research Scientist, Google Research, Brain Team Success…

Predicting the Generalization Gap in Deep Neural Networks

Posted by Yiding Jiang, Google AI Resident Deep neural networks (DNN) are the cornerstone of recent progress in machine…

Announcing the YouTube-8M Segments Dataset

Posted by Joonseok Lee and Joe Yue-Hei Ng, Software Engineers, Google Research Over the last two years, the First and Se…

Predicting Bus Delays with Machine Learning

Posted by Alex Fabrikant, Research Scientist, Google Research Hundreds of millions of people across the world rely on pu…

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What’s new for text in Android Q

Posted by Florina Muntenescu, Android Developer Advocate Displaying text is an important task in most apps, so in Andro…

Android Q Beta 5 Update

Posted by Dave Burke, VP of Engineering Android Q Beta 5 launches today! Today we're rolling out Beta 5, bringing Andro…

Capturing Audio in Android Q

Posted by Don Turner, Developer Advocate for Android Media In Android Q there's a new API which allows applications to…

Indie Games Showcase from Google Play - meet the winners!

Posted by Patricia Correa, Director, Developer Marketing We just wrapped up the Indie Games Showcase in Europe, Japan &…

Advanced in-app billing: handling alternative purchase flows

Posted by Oscar Rodriguez, Developer Advocate When designing and developing an app or game, at some point you may ask y…

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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…