Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web.
Businesses that complete their profiles see 5x the customer leads each month.
In honor of Gay Pride Month, Google has adorned its LGBT-related search results with rainbow flag imagery.
With that, you no longer need to worry about using the NOODP directive to prevent Google from using your DMOZ description.
In one of three active cases, the company faces potential fines of up to $9 billion.
What is a featured snippet, and how can you position your content to rank for one? Columnist Stephan Spencer explains this search feature and provides tips for optimizing your pages for it.
In this week’s Search In Pictures, here are the latest images culled from the web, showing what people eat at the search engine companies, how they play, who they meet, where they speak, what toys they have and more. Google street view 10 year anniversary cake: Source: Twitter Google game room with ceiling of chess […]
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