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Apple acquires Coherent Navigation to bolster Apple Maps

Apple Cars Hit the Road to Rival Google Street View

Jun 10, 2015 - California, New York, and Florida among locations to be covered by cars in coming weeks. Comments

Uncovering PPC Best Practices With Allstate Insurance

allstate-insurance-logo Jun 10, 2015 - In the lead up to his presentation at ClickZ Live Toronto, Finhas Jhaveri, Manager of Digital & Cultural Marketing at Allstate Insurance Canada chats to us about PPC best practices. Comments

Apple to Upgrade Siri and Update Maps

apple-watch-public-transit-apple-maps Jun 9, 2015 - At Apple's keynote during the Worldwide Developers' Conference, the company introduced plans to upgrade Siri's voice search capabilities and make Maps more efficient. Comments

Beyond YouTube: Alternate Video Venues

social-media-and-video Jun 5, 2015 - While YouTube is the dominant platform when it comes to video SEO, the video offerings on platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and Snapchat shouldn't be ignored. Comments

A Convincing Case for Brand Term Bidding

keywordsimage May 29, 2015 - Though some search marketers think bidding on branded keywords hurts your traffic, doing so ultimately results in more clicks for you - and less for your competitors. Comments

Google to Add Buy Buttons in Sponsored Mobile Search Results

buybuttions May 18, 2015 - Google is going to hop on the buy button bandwagon, but will the tech giant be able to become an online marketplace like Amazon? Comments

4 Tactics for Outstanding E-commerce SEO

istock-image May 14, 2015 - How retailers can come out on top in the changing world of search. Comments

Asia's Love Affair With Mobilegeddon

shutterstock-160559990-mobile May 13, 2015 - There is no excuse not to have good mobile strategies in place in order to succeed in today's mobile economy. Comments

Strengthen Your Case to Develop a Mobile Strategy

mobile-seo May 13, 2015 - Recent studies by Forrester show that most brands fail to adequately invest in mobile. However, brands that allocate the correct budget can see exception returns on mobile investment. Comments

10 Steps to a Google Mobile-Friendly Site

shutterstock-152196302 Apr 29, 2015 - With Google now favoring mobile-friendly websites, Navneet Kaushal offers these 10 tips to make sure your website is up to speed. Comments

The Mobile Change Nobody Is Talking About

shutterstock-160559990-mobile Apr 29, 2015 - Besides "Mobilegeddon," there's another mobile change from Google that no one is paying much attention to. Comments

Google 'Mobilegeddon' Has Officially Arrived

Google Logo Apr 21, 2015 - Nearly two months after its announcement, Google has changed its algorithm to favor mobile-friendly sites. Brands like Ryanair and American Apparel are already suffering in the search rankings. Comments

Choosing a Domain Name for Chinese Websites: Part 2

domains-names Apr 19, 2015 - Foreign brands can take tips from popular local Chinese companies when choosing a domain name for their China strategy. Comments

Who Does It Better: Yahoo Japan or Google Japan?

scales-compare Apr 15, 2015 - A comparison between the search results for Yahoo Japan and Google Japan reinforces the keyword targeting opportunities for SEO. Comments

Mobilegeddon: Estimating the Impact

google-mobile-search-2 Apr 10, 2015 - On April 21 Google's mobile-friendly algorithm will take effect. Here's a look at the estimated impact across several different industries. Comments

5 Web Analytics Metrics to Pump Up PPC

ppc-pay-per-click Apr 8, 2015 - These five Web analytics insights can help you boost your pay-per-click marketing efforts. Comments

Hulu’s GIF Search Engine Offers TV Fans Tumblr-Based Experience

hulu-gifgenerator Apr 7, 2015 - The online streaming service has released a GIF search engine to engage with TV fans through a Tumblr-based platform. Comments

The Mother of All Holidays: Strategies for Mother's Day Search Ad Success

mothers-day Apr 2, 2015 - As we approach Mother's Day, here are some tips for search marketers to make the most of the large shopping holiday. Comments

VIDEO: The Home Depot on Landing Page Optimization [#CZLNY]

erineverhart-homedepot-czlny Apr 1, 2015 - During her panel discussion at ClickZ Live New York, Erin Everhart, SEO manager of The Home Depot, shared her insights into how to build a successful landing page. Comments

Old SEO vs. New SEO

shutterstock-157139333 Apr 1, 2015 - What are the differences between SEO tactics that worked in the past and the best practices that work in today's search marketing world? Comments

Flexibility Is Key for SEOs [#CZLNY]

hilton-ny Mar 31, 2015 - "SERP changes to Google algorithms are as inevitable as death and taxes," said Hilton's Melissa Walner, discussing how important it is to be nimble in the ever-changing search marketing industry. Comments

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