Google Introduces Rich Results Tool for Testing Structured Data by @MattGSouthern

Google has introduced a catch-all tool for testing rich snippets, rich cards, and other “rich” additions to a website’s content. Keeping things simple, Google has coined the phrase “rich results” to refer to all of these, which means its new tool is called the rich results testing tool. Google’s new testing tool will test for […]


Facebook Introduces Messenger Chat Plugin for Business Websites by @MattGSouthern

Facebook has revealed details about version 2.2 of its Messenger platform, which comes with a highly requested customer chat plugin. With Messenger Platform 2.2, Facebook aims to help businesses and developers “reach their customers in new and engaging ways.” The newest way for businesses to engage with customers is with Facebook Messenger’s new chat plugin. […]


Google AdWords Introduces Ad Unit for In-Store Products by @MattGSouthern

Google has announced plans to introduce local display ads for highlighting in-store products and sales. Unlike other Google ads, which typically spotlight products and services that can be ordered online, local display ads promote goods that can be acquired at brick and mortar locations. Rather than driving online traffic, the goal of local display ads […]


Twitter Introduces New Video Ad Unit for Increasing Website Visits by @MattGSouthern

Twitter has introduced a new ad unit called the Video Website Card, which allows advertisers to use videos to drive traffic back to their website. As a versatile ad unit, the Video Website Card is designed to fulfill a number of different brand objectives. Whether it’s showcasing a location or announcing a new product, “the […]