Google Fined $2.7 Billion by the EU for “Abusing Search Engine Dominance” by @MattGSouthern

Google has been fined $ 2.7 billion by the European Union for giving an “illegal advantage” to its own services in search results. The EU believes Google is “abusing” its search engine dominance by ranking its own services ahead of competitors. Google has 90 days to change its practices in Europe or else it will […]

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Bing Ads Introduces In-line Competitive Metrics by @MattGSouthern

Bing Ads has introduced a new way to measure the effectiveness of ad campaigns. Advertisers can now add competitive metrics, also known as “share of voice” metrics, to in-line performance views. Competitive metrics will compare how your campaigns are performing versus competitors. You can get started using competitive metrics by logging into Bing Ads and […]

Google’s Uptime, an App for Watching YouTube with Friends, Now Available to Everyone by @MattGSouthern

Google’s Uptime, an experimental app that enables people to watch YouTube videos with friends, is now available to everyone who has access to the US iOS App Store. Uptime initially launched earlier this year and was created by Google’s internal incubator, Area 120. Google’s Area 120 program encourages Google employees to spend 20% of their […]

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Give Your SEO a Boost With These 12 Accessibility Improvements by @tamar

For those of you with a brick-and-mortar business location, you’re familiar with the concept of accessibility and why it’s a necessity for any company that intends to engage with the general public. In the United States, not accommodating those with disabilities is a violation of the Americans with Disabilities act; reasonable accommodations must be provided […]