YouTube Makes it Easy for Creators to Search Through and Filter Comments

YouTube is introducing new search filters designed for creators to filter through the comments they receive on videos. According to YouTube, this is the the top requested feature from creators….

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SmartNews’ head of product on how the news discovery app wants to free readers from filter bubbles

Since launching in the United States five years ago, SmartNews, the news aggregation app that recently hit unicorn status, has quietly built a reputation for presenting reliable information from a…

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Google on How to Rank Category Pages

Google’s John Mueller answered a question about how to rank a category page over a product page. Along the way he discussed how links are viewed by Google and the…

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Can SEO Have a Negative Effect?

A few months ago I challenged myself to rank pages without using the keyword phrase in the title tag.  After some experimentation I got it to work. In a recent…

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Microsoft Introduces New Ways to Target Audiences With Search Ads

Microsoft has new audience targeting solutions combining customer data with new technology to reach customers when they’re ready to buy. Here is is an overview of the new audience targeting…

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WeWork proves that (venture) capitalism works

What’s the lesson of WeWork? Here’s a startup that has been a darling of Silicon Valley investors for years, whose offices and CEO have been stunningly painted across the covers…

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September 2019 Google Update – Winners and Losers

According to discussions online and what people have communicated to me, I’m seeing mostly contented publishers and scattered reports of recovery. There is also what seems like a link related…

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WeWork Selling Conductor SEO Company

Conductor, an SEO technology company owned by WeWork is said to be up for sale. This comes after WeWork’s aborted IPO filing. Reports say that WeWork is under pressure to…

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To curb lobbying power, Elizabeth Warren wants to reinstate the Office of Technology Assessment

In a move to correct the imbalance of power between technologically sophisticated corporations and the lawmakers who regulate them, presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren is proposing that Congress reinstate the…

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Bill Lambert is Not Real – Claims of Google Filters Likely False

There’s been discussion about a Google insider who claims Google filters traffic from publishers. Is Google filtering website traffic? As fringe as that idea sounds, there actually is a Google…

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