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Eric Enge / Search Engine Land:
Google drops authorship support, including authors in results, citing poor adoption by webmasters and low value to searchers   —  It's Over: The Rise & Fall Of Google Authorship For Search Results  —  After three years the great Google Authorship experiment has come to an end ... at least for now.
Aug 28, 2014, 5:30 PMIn context
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land:
Google updates voice search, allows users to automatically switch between five languages   —  Google's Search App Is Now Truly Multilingual  —  Around the world, millions of people are multilingual or partly so.  In the U.S., census data reflect that 20 percent of the population speaks …
Aug 21, 2014, 7:25 PMIn context
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land:
Google Made 890 Improvements To Search Over The Past Year   —  In a Google+ post from Google head of search Amit Singhal, Google shares they have made “more than 890 improvements to Google Search last year alone.”  —  In 2009, Google told us they made between 350 to 400 changes to search and in 2010 …
Aug 20, 2014, 4:10 AMIn context
Ginny Marvin / Search Engine Land:
Google Launches Ability To Track “Website Call Conversions” In AdWords   —  Today, Google launched a what's likely to become a popular new feature for many AdWords advertisers.  Website call conversions allow advertisers to track calls that occur after a user arrives on a web site from an ad click.
Aug 18, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context
Greg Finn / Search Engine Land:
Farewell ‘Pure’ Exact Match, AdWords Will Soon Require All Campaigns To Use Close Variants   —  Today Google has announced that in late September, AdWords advertisers will no longer have the ability to de-select close variants.  All campaigns will now include these variants, something that advertisers could previously opt out of.
Aug 16, 2014, 2:35 PMIn context
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land:
Explainer: How Google's New SSL / HTTPS Ranking Factor Works   —  Last Thursday, Google launched a new ranking signal to give HTTPS sites a ranking boost, a small ranking boost, to encourage webmasters to migrate their sites from HTTP to HTTPS.  —  In our story from Thursday …
Aug 16, 2014, 5:15 AMIn context
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land:
Yahoo Search Share Falls Below 10 Percent For “All-Time Low”   —  We're on the cusp of new comScore U.S. search market share data for June.  According to financial analyst notes, releasing the numbers early, desktop search declined for the fifth consecutive month after a period of growth in mid-2013.
Jul 18, 2014, 10:10 PMIn context
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land:
Blogger Fined By French Court Because Negative Restaurant Review Was Too Prominent In Google   —  A French court has ordered a blogger to pay a substantial fine and change the title of a restaurant review because the review was too prominent in search results and harmed business at the restaurant.
Jul 16, 2014, 7:00 PMIn context
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land:
Using Adobe Flash For Your Web Site?  Google Mobile Results Will Issue Searchers A Warning.   —  Flash, Adobe's multimedia based website technology, is not a friend of mobile devices or search spiders and now Google has decided to step up their campaign against such sites using the technology.
Jul 15, 2014, 3:55 PMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
The EU's Right To Be Forgotten Is A Mess & How Google's Making It Worse   —  “The road to hell is paved with good intentions,” the saying goes.  There are plenty of good intentions with the EU's Right To Be Forgotten mandate, as well as Google's attempt to meet new obligations under it.
Jul 4, 2014, 6:15 PMIn context

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