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Toggle Google Maps Across Devices!

Jul 14, 2015 | 1,257 views | by Ritu Sharma
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Google posted today, that it had made it possible to share Google Maps across devices. Maps on the desktop can now be synced with their cellphones. A signed in user will be able to see the available devices under the tag that reads ‘Send to Device’. A push notification appears on the mobile once a place is sent to it. Both iPhone and Android users should be able to access this new feature, until and unless their Maps are not set to ‘lite mode’.

Google Sets New Guidelines For Authorized Representatives For Local Business!

Jul 10, 2015 | 1,341 views | by Ritu Sharma
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A new set of rules and regulations has been issued by Google with regard to how SEM/SEO companies should typify the clients associated with them inside Google My Business or Google Map Listings.

The new rules, are not something that can be forced upon clients, but it definitely does help bringing in line the companies that hold the Google Map Listings of their clients, using techniques unapproved by Google

Google’s Indexing of Tweets Goes up by 466%

Jul 9, 2015 | 1,268 views | by Ritu Sharma
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Google’s indexing of tweets has gone up by 466% compared to what it was four months ago, yet more than 96% of tweets still remain unindexed, according to a report from Stone Temple Consulting. The jump in the number of indexed tweets can be attributed to the deal between the two digital giants earlier this year. At the time, just 0.6% of tweets were indexed by Google, which shot up to 3.4% in June.

Yahoo! Tests Google-Powered Search Results!

Jul 3, 2015 | 1,387 views | by Ritu Sharma
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Yahoo! And Google are testing a partnership that will see Google stream search results and search ads to Yahoo!. Confirming this to The New York Times, Yahoo! hinted that more partnerships are in the pipeline.

Google Survey for Side-by-side Comparison of Websites in Search Console

Jul 2, 2015 | 1,252 views | by Ritu Sharma
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Google has asked webmasters if they want the ability to view multiple sites at the same time in Google’s Search Console. If you think it will benefit you, now is the time tell Google.

The search engine has given two examples of how combining the sites might work – an updated console including mobile and international subdomains, or an integrated Search Analytics report using all URL versions of a site (both http and https).

Google Mobile Search Carousel Gets Pinterest Pins, Vines, Houzz & Food Network Recipes!

Jun 29, 2015 | 1,553 views | by Ritu Sharma
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Google has expanded the mobile search results carousel to include content from Pinterest, Vine, Houzz and The Food Network, besides the news publisher content.

Google has announced this on Google+ that now you can find this carousel while viewing the Pinterest pins, Vines, Houzz idea books or Food Network recipes. The carousel will let you slide from left to right through the content items under the search result snippets.

Google Removes Emojis From Search Results!

Jun 23, 2015 | 1,529 views | by Ritu Sharma
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While many brands are experimenting with emojis in everything, from URLs to title tags, Google stuck to its promise to remove emojis from titles in the search results.

Expedia was the first website to start using using emojis in search results in late April. For instance, a search for beach rentals might include a wave emoji. Soon, other brands followed the suit that worried Google, as per May 5th Google Hangout. Webmaster trends analyst, John Mueller announced that Google would be soon removing the emojis. He stuck to his word, and the emojis disappeared this morning.

Not Panda-Related, Google Rolls Out New Search Update!

Jun 18, 2015 | 1,603 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Acknowledged by Google’s John Mueller in Webmaster Hangout today, an update to Google’s search algorithm is being rolled out. Despite the ongoing speculations, Mueller has confirmed that this update is not Panda-related.

Few believe that Wikipedia’s recent move to HTTPS might have something to do with today’s changes.

Putting into context the extent to which Wikipedia dominates the SERPs, a site-wide change could certainly lead to the changes being observed to the Google’s search results.

Google Trends To Now Provide Minute-By-Minute Data On Trending Searches!

Jun 18, 2015 | 1,363 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Google has today introduced the most significant update to come to Google Trends in the past three years. Now the Google Trends will offer real-time data on what people are searching for at this moment.

google trends update 1 Google Trends To Now Provide Minute By Minute Data On Trending Searches!

On the basis of the feedback gathered from the researchers, journalists and everyday trend-trackers, Google has administered changes to provide everyone a faster, deeper and more comprehensive at what’s going on in Google Search.

Google Announces Faster And Lighter Mobile Web Pages In India!

Jun 16, 2015 | 1,289 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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None of us like waiting. Faster is always better. However, a big drawback is the network connections that are often slow and getting information on your phone becomes a frustrating and tough task.