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  • Is Google Removing Organic Spot for Pages with Featured Snippet?

    Is Google Removing Organic Spot for Pages with Featured Snippet?

    As you may have noticed, more and more featured snippets have been starting to appear at the top of search results. SEO's have been calling this ranking zero, as it appears at the top of the listing, ahead of the first organic spot. If your web page was lucky enough [...]

  • 50% of Page-1 Google Search Results are HTTPS

    50% of Page-1 Google Search Results are HTTPS

    Dr. Pete Meyers, the Marketing Scientist of Moz, just published a blog on showing that the number of Google page-1 results that are HTTPS have crossed the 50% mark - meaning that of all the domains on page-1 of a Google SERP, 50% of them are secure websites. Dr. Pete [...]

  • New Study Reveals 9-15% of Accounts on Twitter are Bots

    New Study Reveals 9-15% of Accounts on Twitter are Bots

    A recent study conducted by the University of Southern California estimated that between 9% and 15% of the active accounts on Twitter are run by robots and not humans. According to Twitter's own website, they have 313 million active users on Twitter - which puts the number of possible bots [...]

  • More Ads Coming to Facebook’s Instant Articles

    More Ads Coming to Facebook’s Instant Articles

    Starting next week, publishers can place ads up to every 250 words in an article - previously 350 - according to a Facebook Media Blog post. Publishers will have the ability to either manually place ads or opt for automatically placement of their ads every 250, 350, or 500 words. [...]

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1505, 2017

Is Google Removing Organic Spot for Pages with Featured Snippet?

As you may have noticed, more and more featured snippets have been starting to appear [...]

2404, 2017

50% of Page-1 Google Search Results are HTTPS

Dr. Pete Meyers, the Marketing Scientist of Moz, just published a blog on showing that [...]

1403, 2017

New Study Reveals 9-15% of Accounts on Twitter are Bots

A recent study conducted by the University of Southern California estimated that between 9% and [...]

1003, 2017

More Ads Coming to Facebook’s Instant Articles

Starting next week, publishers can place ads up to every 250 words in an article [...]

703, 2017

Facebook Begins Labeling Fake News As “Disputed”

As promised, Facebook has begun labeling fake news stories with a special callout in the [...]

703, 2017

Pinterest Now Lets You Search For Products Using Any Image Without Visiting Pinterest

Pinterest has announced an update to its chrome extension that will let users search for [...]

103, 2017

YouTube Announces YouTube TV – Takes on Cable TV

We talked about Facebook's plans for TV on our podcast for the last couple weeks, [...]

103, 2017

Twitter Announces New Anti-Harrassment Features

Twitter announced on their blog today some new anti-harassment features for users to use. Twitter [...]

103, 2017

DMOZ is Closing Down After 18 Years

On March 14, 2017 DMOZ - The Directory of the Web - will shut down, [...]