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Privacy-Savvy Search Engine DuckDuckGo Blocked in China

Search engine users in China got a rude awakening when they realized last week that DuckDuckGo had been blocked or was temporarily unavailable.

49% of U.K. Consumers Use Organic Search to Find Online Retailers [Study]

Research findings from BloomReach, a company that provides a personalized discovery platform for online retailers, show 49 percent of consumers in the U.K. leverage organic search as the main point of entry to e-commerce shopping sites.

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24-Hour Breakdown of Searches on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Bing Ads researchers dug into the data from the holiday shopping period in 2013 in order to help advertisers more accurately target their PPC ads to hit at exactly the right moment and drive more impact with their ad spend.

"Content Performance Marketing" – 3 Steps to Future Success

As brands and marketers, we’re at a fork in the road when it comes to content; the next path we take will either elevate our journey to the next level, or throw us into a never-ending roundabout that takes us nowhere.

Former Google Employees Launch Adult Entertainment Search Engine

A handful of former Google employees have created search engine Boodigo, which helps users find pornography on the Internet.

Got a Boring Company Blog? Here’s How to Fix It

Company blogs can be a great way to boost SEO, but if your blog is boring it will do you no good. Here are tips for making your content engaging and informative.

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Mobile Site Migration Planning: Rolling Your M-Dot Into Your .Com

The mobile mind shift has created a paradigm in which the understanding is that each individual expects more out of each interaction, and their smartphone is the epicenter of their core interactivity.

Google AdWords Offers Ad Creative at Scale for PPC

Google AdWords has introduced a new way for large-scale advertisers to manage the ad creative for "thousands, or even millions of products" with a new feature called "ad customizers."

Improved Targeting Available for Bing

As Google continues to take more and more flexibility and targeting options away from its users, Bing has taken the opposite approach, providing more options for its end user.

4 Tools and Tips That Will Help You Be a More Analytical Marketer

Here are several tools you can use to collect data and the types of conclusions you can draw from their information in an efficient manner.

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How Top Restaurants Serve Up and Stack Up in Mobile SEO

The Search Agency (TSA) analyzed how top restaurants and catering businesses fared against its mobile SEO criteria in its latest "mobile experience scorecard" report.

How to Work When Nothing Seems to Work

Even the toughest clients want the same results that you do; the drive to strategic success in search is often wrought with missed directions.

Chasing Google Changes to Authors and HTTPS

In our haste to leverage the newest way to make ourselves just a little better looking than the next guy, do we often miss the point of Google's actions?

Accidents Are Great for Link-Building

Link-building is often the result of a deliberate action and seldom something accidental. However, accidents and deliberate accidents have proven to attract great links that result in great Google ranking.

Google's New Structured Snippets Pull Facts Into a Page's Search Results

This week Google introduced "structured snippets," which demonstrate yet another way Google is extracting Web page information and displaying that in its search results. This time, the added data (which Google calls "facts") will show up...

Cortana Makes Her Way to Windows 9

Microsoft will bring the digital assistant to desktop users in an effort to provide a more "mobile"-like experience on all platforms.

Recover From Panda? Follow These 5 Steps to Avoid Future Panda Hits

After recovering from Panda, it’s easy to quickly celebrate and move on. But instead of dancing in the streets, you should perform a post-recovery analysis to keep Panda at bay. This post provides five tips for performing a post-recovery...

Maximize Your Holiday Prep for Google Shopping

By understanding and internalizing the new features in Google Shopping, leading retailers can leapfrog their competition in PLA this holiday season.

The Top 3 Google Analytics Configuration Issues Impacting your Data (and How to Fix Them)

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Bing Unveils Responsive Design for Image Search

Bing has revealed new additions to improve its image search, including tablet optimization, responsive design, and "mini-headers."

Local inventory ads expand to more countries and formats

Responding to Device Changes in Google and Bing

Recently, both Bing and Google announced some changes to mobile advertising that you need to be aware of and react to within your PPC campaigns.

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