Google has announced the updated version of partner badge. This new feature is embedded into the Google Partner Badge and it is designed to help advertisers find the right partner that specializes in their specific business needs.

Image 15 Google Introduces Interactive Google Partner Badges and Premier Google Partner Badge!

Here are five areas of expertise that partners can specialize in:

  • Search
  • Mobile
  • Video
  • Display
  • Shopping

Google AdWords has announced Customer Match for Shopping, using which businesses can focus campaigns on audiences that have high value like, previous purchasers, newsletter subscribers, rewards members, or local shoppers.

The feature which is already available on Search, Gmail and YouTube hs now been extended to Shopping ads.

Twitter has announced the launch of Twitter Dashboard which is an app for Desktop and iOS to help businesses on Twitter connect with the users in a better way.

After a lot of confusion over some users receiving error messages who tried accessing Keyword Planner from AdWords.

It was more than a week ago when Greg Gifford reported the message, “To use Keyword Planner, you need to have at least one active campaign. If you have an active campaign and are still seeing this message, try reloading Keyword Planner in a few minutes”

Almost two years after officially killing Google Authorship, Google’s Gary Illyes announced, it’s now safe to remove Authorship Markup from your pages.

Just a few months ago, Gary suggested not removing the authorship from the pages, that Google may still use it. Authorship was used for in-depth-articles.

Here we come again with our list of this week's best articles on digital marketing that we found across the Internet. These have been categorized into content marketing, social media, search engine optimization, email marketing and link building. Take a look at them and we are sure you will love going through them.

top ten digital marketing articles Top 10 Digital Marketing Articles of this Week: 24thJune, 2016!

25 Most Powerful Ecommerce Conversion Hacks2 Weekly Infographic: 25 Most Powerful Ecommerce Conversion Hacks!

It is important for online businesses to realize how conversion optimization can be helpful for their ventures. It is crucial for them to succeed in the contemporary online commerce. The most powerful conversion hacks can help them enrich their ecommerce experience, with improved conversions, sales, revenue and eventually take their venture to the next level. It is critical for these businesses to spruce up their conversion rate like never before.

Here is an infographic by Technorian with a detailed information on 25 most influential conversion hacks for Ecommerce.

Google has launched AdSense Labs which will be a new subtab under the Optimization tab with new experimental feature for you to test.

Show fewer ads and Inline ads will be the first two Labs to be launched. You will see these labs depending upon the suitability for the website.

Google has launched validator.ampproject.org, which is a new tool to validate AMP pages. It provides a simple web UI for the AMP Validator. There is a Chrome Extension as well.

Image 1 Google Introduces AMP Validator Web UI!

You need to provide a URL to load the AMP HTML source code from, or copy/paste .the source code, editor will display validation messages between the lines. The tool is open source, so you can file bugs, send fixes and tweak.

Google has made an announcement about adding expanding alerts in Google Analytics. They have now added notifications about sites hacked for spam in violation of Webmaster Guidelines.

Google said, “Today, we’re happy to announce that we’ll be expanding our set of alerts in Google Analytics by adding notifications about sites hacked for spam in violation of our Webmaster Guidelines. In the unlikely event of your site being compromised by a 3rd party, the alert will flag the affected domain right within the Google Analytics UI and will point you to resources to help you resolve the issue.”