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Would It Be Better If Men Couldn't Vote?

John Kessel's latest novel imagines a world where men are given everything—except suffrage.  Read more

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Web Development Reading List: Announcing Changes, A Design Kit, DNA Malware, And Why Meaning Is An Advantage

    You might have noticed it already: in the past few weeks you might have missed Anselm's Web Development Reading L…

User Authentication For Web And iOS Apps With AWS Cognito (Part 1)

    Developers and organizations alike are looking for a way to have more agility with mobile solutions. There is a d…

Designing The Perfect Feature Comparison Table

    Not all products are created equal. While we repeatedly buy some products almost mindlessly, for others, we take…

JohnBattelle

No. Social Terrorists Will Not Win

The post No. Social Terrorists Will Not Win appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog.                    …

My New Column – Please Sign Up!

The post My New Column – Please Sign Up! appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. Hi Searchblog readers. I know…

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…

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Google making renewed effort to help news publishers drive more subscriptions

Google effort appears to be a modified version of existing tools and approaches with some new, unspecified wrinkles. The…

SearchCap: Google chrome warnings, Facebook marketplace & SEO data

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

Facebook expands Marketplace categories and content in new push for growth

Businesses will now be able to have their content featured in Marketplace. The post Facebook expands Marketplace categor…

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The Perfect Blog Post Length and Publishing Frequency is B?!!$#÷x - Whiteboard Friday

Posted by randfishThe perfect blog post length or publishing frequency doesn't actually exist. Perfect isn't universal …

5 Tips to Help Show ROI from Local SEO

Posted by JoyHawkinsEarlier this year, when I was first writing my advanced local SEO training, I reached out to some us…

SEO Above the Funnel: Getting More Traffic When You Can’t Rank Any Higher

Posted by Tom.CapperNormally, as SEOs, we follow a deceptively simple process. We identify how people are searching for…

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Would It Be Better If Men Couldn't Vote?

John Kessel's latest novel imagines a world where men are given everything—except suffrage.

Charlottesville, HBO Hacks, and More Security News This Week

Charlottesville, HBO hacks, and more of the week's top security news.

Yellowstone Supervolcano Could Power Electric Cars of the Future

With car manufacturers and technology companies making more battery-powered devices, lithium is becoming an ever-more pr…

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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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Integrating Animation into a Design System

Keeping animation choreography cohesive from the outset of a project can be challenging, especially for small companies.…

Practical User Research: Creating a Culture of Learning in Large Organizations

Enterprise companies are realizing that understanding customer needs and motivations is critical in today’s marketplac…

Team Conflict: Four Ways to Deflate the Discord that’s Killing Your Team

It was supposed to be a simple web project. Our client needed a site that would allow users to create, deploy and review…

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New eBooks Available for Subscribers

If you're a web designer with a thirst for knowledge, you're in luck. We've just partnered with Smashing Magazine and A…

7 Questions to Find Out What Clients Really Want

About ten years ago, after throwing in my day job, I stepped into the world of freelance web design. I honestly had no i…

What Are “Design Sprints” and “Design Thinking”?

“Design sprints” and “design thinking” are recognised creative strategies used by designers.Design sprints use d…

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What Is GraphQL?

OverviewGraphQL is a new and exciting API for ad hoc queries and manipulation. It is extremely flexible and provides ma…

Create Chatbots on Android with IBM Watson

If you've ever spoken to voice-based personal assistants such as Siri or Google Now, or chatted with one of the many tex…

Creating a Blogging App Using React, Part 5: Profile Page

In the previous part of this tutorial series, you saw how to implement the update and delete post feature for our React…

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15 Interesting JavaScript and CSS Libraries for August 2017

A collection of some of the most exciting web development projects of the past few weeks.

12 Terminal Commands Every Web Developer Should Know About

A collection of Unix commands that will greatly improve your web dev workflow.

Creating an Image Zoom Library With Vanilla JavaScript

In this tutorial we build an interactive image gallery plugin using nothing but pure JavaScript.

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6 Best WordPress Landing Page Plugins Compared

Are you struggling to grow your email list and generate more leads? Are you having trouble signing up people for your we…

GraphicStock Is The Perfect Source For All Your Design Needs

Are you still using free stock photos and vectors in your design projects? Then you’re probably still trying to compet…

30 Free WordPress Themes for Personal Bloggers

WordPress is one of the most popular platforms for personal bloggers both for its ease of use and the thousands of free…

Webappers

Stopping Endless Client Revisions with Be Theme and 260+ pre-built websites

Advertise here via BSAIf a seemingly unending stream of client revisions is starting to get to you, it is time to do som…

2017’s Top tools and Resources That You Should Use

Advertise here via BSAHave you been putting off a website project for some time right now? Do you feel like you don’t…

Need help choosing a WP Theme for a Startup or Small Business? Check these options

Advertise here via BSADo you or your client have a well-established or a startup? If your answer is positive, then I bet…

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We Stand For Net Neutrality.

We stand for net neutrality. Let us repeat that. WE STAND FOR NET NEUTRALITY. Access to information on the internet in i…

How To Get Do-Follow Backlinks From Linkedin (UPDATED)

LinkedIn is an incredibly powerful and useful tool for businesses — mainly, white-collar businesses that provide a hos…

The Top 10 Questions To Ask A Potential SEO Agency

The quest to find a suitable SEO / Digital Marketing company isn’t an easy one. Let’s face it: You probably don’t…

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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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Video previews help you find what you’re looking for even faster

We’re always looking for ways to help you find information faster and easier. That’s why when you look up “NBA dra…  Read more

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Video previews help you find what you’re looking for even faster

We’re always looking for ways to help you find information faster and easier. That’s why when you look up “NBA dra…

Turn around, bright eyes… and experience the total solar eclipse with Google

Move over, blue moon—there’s a more rare astronomical event in town. For the first time since 1979, a total eclipse…

A new machine learning app for reporting on hate in America

Hate crimes in America have historically been difficult to track since there is very little official data collected. Wha…

#teampixel, unique in every way.

There is no theme for this week’s #teampixel feature, instead, the common thread binding them together is that each ph…

Meet the sixth graders who built a potable water dispenser

Schools in Latin America and around the world are searching for ways to take student impact beyond the classroom. In Mex…

google webmaster

The new Search Console: a sneak peek at two experimental features

Search Console was initially launched with just four reports more than a decade ago. Today, the product includes more th…

Badges on Image Search help users find what they really want

When you want to bake cupcakes, but you don't know what kind, Image Search can help you make a decision. Finding an imag…

Connect to job seekers with Google Search

July 20, 2017 update: Starting today, impressions and clicks stats for job listing pages and job details pages are avail…

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…

google adsense

Helping publishers bust annoying ads

Cross posted from The KeywordAt some point, we’ve all been caught off guard by an annoying ad online—like a video au…

Clarification around Pop-Unders

At Google, we value users, advertisers and publishers equally. We have policies in place that define where Google ads sh…

Introducing AdSense Native ads

Today we’re introducing the new AdSense Native ads -- a suite of ad formats designed to match the look and feel of you…

AdSense now understands Urdu

Today, we’re excited to announce the addition of Urdu, a language spoken by millions in Pakistan, India and many other…

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…

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Share your feedback about the AdWords API

Since the early days of the AdWords API, we've continually evolved the platform to help you more efficiently and creativ…

Announcing v201708 of the DFP API

Today we’re pleased to announce several additions and improvements to the DFP API with the release of v201708. Creativ…

Announcing v201708 of the AdWords API

Today we’re announcing the release of AdWords API v201708. Here are some of the highlights for key AdWords features: E…

Accountstatuses now includes account-level issues in the Content API for Shopping

Starting today, calls to the Accountstatuses service return not only product-level issues, but also account-level issues…

Upcoming changes to standard placement tags in DCM

Beginning in August 2017, DoubleClick Campaign Manager (DCM) will no longer export standard tags for placements larger t…

google developer

Hamilton App Takes the Stage

Posted by David DeRemer (from Posse) Whether it's opening night for a Broadway musical or launch day for your app, both…

TensorFlow Serving 1.0

Posted by Kiril Gorovoy, Software EngineerWe've come a long way since our initial open source release in February 2016 o…

Actions on Google is now available for British English

Posted by Brad Abrams, Product Manager Starting today, we're making all your apps built for the Google Assistant availab…

Apply to Google Developers Launchpad Studio for AI & ML focused startups

Posted by Roy Glasberg, Global Lead, Google Developers Launchpad The mission of Google Developers Launchpad is to enable…

New security protections to reduce risk from unverified apps

Originally posted by Naveen Agarwal, Identity team and Wesley Chun (@wescpy), Developer Advocate, G Suite on the G Suite…

google research

Making Visible Watermarks More Effective

Posted by Tali Dekel and Michael Rubinstein, Research ScientistsWhether you are a photographer, a marketing manager, or…

Harness the Power of Machine Learning in Your Browser with Deeplearn.js

Posted by Nikhil Thorat and Daniel Smilkov, Software Engineers, Google Big Picture TeamMachine learning (ML) has become…

Google at ICML 2017

Posted by Christian Howard, Editor-in-Chief, Research CommunicationsMachine learning (ML) is a key strategic focus at Go…

Google at ACL 2017

Posted by Christian Howard, Editor-in-Chief, Research CommunicationsThis week, Vancouver, Canada hosts the 2017 Annual M…

Expressions in Virtual Reality

Posted by Avneesh Sud, Software Engineer, Machine PerceptionRecently Google Machine Perception researchers, in collabora…

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Google releases source for Google I/O 2017 for Android

Posted by Shailen Tuli Today we're releasing the source code for the official Google I/O 2017 for Android app. This year…

500 million devices now supported for Android Instant Apps

Posted by Jonathan Karmel Since our public launch at Google I/O this year, we've been hard at work expanding the number…

Android Instant Apps: Best practices for managing download size

Posted by Maru Ahues Bouza, Developer Relations Partner, Google Play Android Instant Apps provides rich, native experien…

Playdemic drives user engagement and revenue with live game operations on Google Play

Posted by Adriana Puchianu, Developer Marketing, Google Play Based in the UK, Playdemic is a free-to-play mobile games d…

Build a subscriptions business on Google Play with these new features and best practices

Posted by Tom Grinsted, Product Manager Subscriptions can be a sustainable source of revenue, allowing you to invest in…

google Geo

Removing Place Add, Delete & Radar Search features

Back in 2012, we launched the Place Add / Delete feature in the Google Places API to enable applications to instantly up…

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…