Google has introduced Structured Snippets which is a new feature that incorporates facts into individual result snippets in Web Search. This announcement was made on the Google Research Blog yesterday.

Google will display snippets of data which is relevant to the query within the search results’ snippets. The data is powered by the Knowledge Graph. Given below is a screen shot to explain what exactly does it look like.

Google has expanded Google Maps, its useful and free smart phone navigation app to 19 new countries. This was announced on the Google+ page of Google Maps.

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These countries include Bahamas, Angola, Botswana, Bolivia, Guyana. Fiji, Jamaica, Honduras, Mali, Madagascar, Malta, Malawi, Nepal, Mauritius, Sri Lanka, Mozambique, Tanzania, Namibia, Trinidad & Tobago.

Check the availability by Android, iPad and iPhone here.

According to a new report by eMarketer US adults will spend an average of 21 minutes everyday on Facebook in 2014. This is equivalent to one-third of the time they spend on social networks each day, 6% of time spent with digital devices and 2.8% of time spent with all media.

Avg time with Facebook Facebook Remains the Favorite Digital Media in 2014 Grabbing 6% of Digital Time of US Adults

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Facebook has updated the way it ranks posts on its News Feed to make sure users do not miss out on posts or stories that are relevant at a particular moment. This will improve the way posts which are important at a particular time are showed in the News Feed apart from the other updates that are constantly posted on your wall.

Selecting the right keywords is the foundation of your Search Engine Optimization campaign. A website with great appearance and unique content is a bad investment unless it ranks high on Google SERPs. And it is the rightly chosen keywords that will help your website in scoring higher ranks in the search results.

So, here are the Top 10 Keyword Selector tools that will help you in identifying potential keywords and analyzing their strength.

It is no longer mandatory for new users to sign up for Google+ while creating a new Google account, but they can still choose to do so if they want. It was earlier this month that Google began to show a “No thanks” option for Google+ profile creation to users who were signing up for Gmail or other Google products. Without making much noise about the change, Google chose to silently discard the mandatory integration. Lary Kim was the first to notice and talk about this in the WordStream blog.

Nearly two months after Google introduced Dynamic Sitelinks, Bing has decided to follow suite. Bing Ads in its blog post announced the debut of Dynamic Sitelinks to enhance the ad relevance of small and medium businesses via surfing related and useful sitelink information. .

Marketing has changed a lot in the past and so has the digital skills marketers are looking for in their team members. Digital marketing companies are looking for recruits with technical skills and data analysis skills. In fact, research says there can be a shortage of up to 1.5 million managers with data expertise by 2018.

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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. Have a look at them and we are sure you will love going through them.

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