Trolls propel Trump to top Google ratings for “idiot”

People upset with Trump’s recent actions and policies have used several SEO techniques to get pictures of the president at the top of image search results for the word “idiot” Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

FTC says it will take a ‘close look’ at EU antitrust fine against Google

However, it’s not clear what action, if any, the FTC will take. The post FTC says it will take a ‘close look’ at EU antitrust fine against Google appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

Google Assistant gets more helpful

The Google Assistant app now offers a new visual overview of your day, with proactive suggestions and personalized information. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

House rep suggests converting Google, Facebook, Twitter into public utilities

Amidst questions about how conspiracy theorists’ accounts are treated during today’s House Judiciary hearing with Facebook, Google and Twitter on social media filtering practices, Representative Steve King (R-Iowa) dropped a bombshell. “What about converting the large behemoth organizations that we’re talking about here into public utilities?” King’s suggestion followed his inquiries about right-wing outlet Gateway […]

Kurt Masur, the German conductor, gets a Google doodle

Google logo honors one of the last old-style maestros, Kurt Masur. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

Google tests location tab for hotel knowledge panels

Need help finding a great hotel based on what you can do near that hotel? Google is testing a location tab that shows you just that. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

Google may notify you when your local business listing goes live in Google Maps & Search

A new notification from Google My Business will tell businesses when their local listings go live. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

SearchCap: Google Assistant ups its game, SMX East, SEO traffic projections & more

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

Google expands job search to the UK

After launching Google job search features a year ago in the US, Google has expanded it to the UK and several other countries. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

Grade & Get Paid: Enter to Win the Great Google Getaway!

Imagine, if you will, spending an entire day on Google’s campus with unfettered access to their product and marketing experts. What kinds of questions would you ask them? When can I incorporate YouTube lead ads into my campaigns? Why are my organic rankings in a freefall? How does CEO Sundar Pichai achieve his beard coif? Is […]