Google News AMPlified!

Apr 22, 2016 | 1,076 views | by Ritu Sharma

A post on Google News blog announced that Google News is now AMP ready. Across web, iOS, and Android platforms a new AMP at the top of the page.

Top 5 Digital Marketing Predictions Top 5 Digital Marketing Predictions for the Rest of 2016!

If you are a digital marketer or a blogger, keeping in the loop of latest trends is very essential. When you know what content marketing predictions have for you in the coming time, you can use it to gain more reach, and drive more traffic back to your blog.

Almost full 2015 and 2016 till date was an inception for many new trends like video marketing and 10X content. Rest of the 2016 is what will see the full-blown versions of them.

If you want to know what marketing tactics will work for you in 2016, here are my top predictions:

AdWords Editor Report adds support for labels columns.

Google’s Jon Diorio shared the screen shot on Google+.

Image 12 AdWords Report Editor Gets Support For The Label Columns!

Labels are available at all levels of the account with the color coding. Users can now build reports in the user interface with labels incorporated.
 

Last month Google announced they would be removing Toolbar PageRank. Now Google has finally pulled the plug on PageRank data from Toolbar and other tools that can fetch the score.

Internet is flooded with reports that say they have seen their PageRank disappearing over the weekend. The truth is, it’s not the PageRank that has gone, it’s the Toolbar version that is dead.

technical seo cheat sheet for developers testers2 Weekly Infographic: SEO Cheat Sheet For Developers & Testers!

There are certain important technical SEO factors that affect most websites, regardless of the type or the industry they belong to. It is crucial for web developers and testers to keep in mind a list of SEO considerations when they launch or redesign a website. A list with all the significant points covered like domain selection, on-page HTML elements, URLs, status codes, internal linking, and image SEO, among others, can be of great help.

Here is an infographic by TestLodge with a detailed information on important SEO considerations for web developers and testers.

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 articles6 Top 10 Digital Marketing Articles of this Week: 15thApril, 2016!

Google announced on AdSense blog that they will impose both automatic and manual actions against publishers who violated Google’s policies and used clickjacking to make users click on an ad without them realizing.

Video 4 8 Google’s New Defenses Against Clickjacking!

Google Analytics has started rolling out changes for Adwords reporting. Here is the update from the latest release notes:

  • Deeplinking into AdWords from the AdWords Reporting section in GA: AdWords logo will now show next to each campaign in GA which will take the user directly to the campaign in AdWords.

Over the weekend Google slapped mass penalties for unnatural outbound links.

Image 11 Google Penalizing Websites For Outbound Links Over Free Product Reviews!

Receiving this message means your website is linking outward to other websites in a way which is not as per Google guidelines.

John Mueller commented, saying the penalty is related to the warnings over free product reviews that are not nofollowed.

Google has announced expanding safe browsing protection to protect users from deceptive embedded content.

Image 11 Google Warns Searchers Against Sites With Deceptive Download Button!

Google said, “Consistent with the social engineering policy we announced in November, embedded content (like ads) on a web page will be considered social engineering when they either:

  • Pretend to act, or look and feel, like a trusted entity — like your own device or browser, or the website itself.