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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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602, 2017

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LinkedIn Redesigns Desktop Website

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2301, 2017

Snapchat Ads to Offer Purchase-Based Ad Targeting

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1801, 2017

Google to Introduce New Google+, Retire Classic Version

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1701, 2017

YouTube Introduces Super Chat for Live Streams

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1701, 2017

Will Facebook Start Showing Ads in the Middle of its Videos?

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1101, 2017

Mobile Intrusive Interstitial Penalty Is Now Live

Google's John Mueller and Gary Illyes announced on Twitter that the mobile intrusive interstitial penalty [...]