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Changes to Google News

Sherrilynne Starkie

Google is now using machine learning to group top media stories in Google Search and has implemented carousels to improve search relevance and make news easy to access. When there are multiple stories related to a search, Google is organizing the results by story.

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Top Five: Google is shuttering G+

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top stories this week include Facebook’s crackdown, Google’s continuing investment in quality news, another new Instagram feature, the final throes of Google’s G+ and how all emoji are being treated equal on Twitter. Google supports quality news publishers in digital transformation. Google is shuttering G+. Google has announced that it’s shutting down its G+ social network because hardly anyone is using it.

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Google Adds New Video Editing Features to Google Photos

Social Media Today

Google has added some new video editing features to Google Photos which could help in your content creation efforts

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Google Adds New AR 'Try-On' Ads within Google Shopping

Social Media Today

Google is testing out its own version of AR 'Try-on' ads within Google Shopping listings

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Google Launches Updated Google Tag Process to Help Businesses Track Site Performance

Social Media Today

The updated Google Tag will make it easier to track website events, without adding more code

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Google Adds New Predicted Audience Action Tools into Google Analytics

Social Media Today

Google has added some new predictive tools into Google Analytics to help marketers target audience segments based on their likely actions

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Google Updates Digital Backgrounds for Google Meet, Making Them Less Susceptible to Movement

Social Media Today

The update will make your Google Meet backgrounds more stable, and less prone to 'rips' as you move on-screen

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Google My Business Listings Are DEAD!

Your Marketing Lady

Your Google My Business listing is dead.well, sort of. On November 4th Google made an official announcement that your "Google My Business" listing will now become your "Google Business Profile". Read on to… The post Google My Business Listings Are DEAD!

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Google is refreshing mobile search

Sherrilynne Starkie

Google is launching a visual refresh of the mobile search results page designed to increase transparency on the world’s favourite search engine. Google will be adding more action buttons (buy a ticket, listen to a podcast) and previews to search results cards soon. The post Google is refreshing mobile search appeared first on Sherrilynne Starkie. Uncategorized Google Search

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Google Adds New Trend Prediction Tools, Personalized to Your Business, to Google Ad Insights

Social Media Today

The new predictive elements could help you map out a better Google Ads strategy

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Google's Latest Core Search Update is Rolling Out from Today

Social Media Today

Google's latest Search algorithm update is coming for your rankings

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#ThursdayThoughts with Google selfie searches

Sherrilynne Starkie

Google introduces celebrity selfie searches. Marketing Google selfieNow when searching for news about Will Ferrell, or any of a couple of dozen other celebrities, you’ll find a short video clip of him answering frequently asked questions.

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Google Launches.rsvp Domains for Event Promotions

Social Media Today

Another consideration for your holiday event promotions

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Google Rolls Out New Insights into Rising Consumption Trends Within Google Ads

Social Media Today

Google is adding some new insight and optimization tools to Google Ads to help marketers tap into emergin trends

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Google Keep will get you organized

Sherrilynne Starkie

Google Keep is a nifty little free app that can help lift a content marketing effort to the next level. Google Keep Screenshot (Photo credit: Schockwellenreiter). It’s an easy-to-use note taking tool that syncs with Google Drive, so updates and additions are kept current, in the cloud and ready to access. Being Google, its search function is excellent too. Being Google, Keep is available for Android. Related posts: Improvements to Google+.

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Google Updates Google Analytics Reports, Provides New Modeled Data Options to Facilitate Insight

Social Media Today

Google has added some new elements to Google Analytics, including new data reports and improved AI modeling to replace insight lost to updated privacy measures

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Google+ Is Officially Done

The Social Media Hat

Google has officially announced the end of Google+, and the end of an era. Read more

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Google Provides Official End Date for Google+

Social Media Today

Google has outlined the official timeline for the closure of Google+, giving users time to download any content they might want to keep

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Google Removes Commission Fees for 'Buy on Google' Product Listings

Social Media Today

With online shopping on the rise, Google's looking to ensure it doesn't lose out to the increase of on-platform buying options on social networks

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Google Adds More Options to Manage Ad Assets and Extensions

Social Media Today

The new options will make it much easier to utilize your various Google Ad elements in your campaigns

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Google Outlines New Personalized Ad Targeting Options for Display and Video 360 Campaigns

Social Media Today

Google continues to develop new data safe ad targeting options

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How to delete files from Google drive

BeingOptimist

Before knowing how to delete files from Google drive, it is essential for us to know that this product is developed by Google, It is normally used as file storage and synchronization service. Google drive also contains services like Google Sheets, Google Docs, Google slides, etc.

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Google Showcases Latest Halloween Trends with ‘Frightgeist’ Mini-Site

Social Media Today

Google's 'Frightgeist' lists all the top Halloween trends

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Google Launches Legal Proceedings Against Scammers Seeking to Sell Google Business Profiles

Social Media Today

Cases like these help to establish new legal precedents for evolving scam activity

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Google Implements Smart Google Photos App Change

Forbes Social Media

Searching from within Google Photos could be about to get a lot easier. Consumer Tech /consumer-tech Innovation /innovation Consumer Tech /consumer-tech Social Media /social-media technology

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Google Launches New Overview of Pandemic Trends, Based on Google Search Volume

Social Media Today

Google has launched a new, interactive tool which lists the top hobby trends over the past year

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Google Adds New Options to Edit Your Google My Business Profile Direct from Search and Maps

Social Media Today

Google is adding some new ways to update your Google My Business profile direct from search and maps

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Google Shares the Top 100 Most Searched Products of 2022

Social Media Today

The listing provides an interesting overview of the year that was in product search trends

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Want to own Google Page One?

Sherrilynne Starkie

If you want to own Google Page One for your key search terms, I’ve shared my secrets in this recent webinar for my friends at Agility PR, the software and services company for public relations professionals. The post Want to own Google Page One?

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Google Adds New Publisher Verification Badges to Extension Listings in the Google Web Store

Social Media Today

The new badges will provide more assurance when downloading Google Chrome extensions

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Google Tests Text Search for Segments in YouTube Clips

Social Media Today

A new SEO consideration for your video clips

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How to Mention Someone in Google Plus Posts

Harp Interactive

Categories: Blog , Facebook , How To Tags: Google , google plus , social media Mention someone on Google Plus to grab their attention, give them credit or ask them a question. Blog Facebook How To Google google plus social media Read more. ).

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Google Wins Court Case Against Russian-Based Bot Scam Group

Social Media Today

The case could establish new legal precedent for taking action against scam activity

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Google Launches Updated Google Analytics, Including Improved Reporting and Data Tracking Options

Social Media Today

Google has launched an updated version of Google Analytics, which will make it easier for users to pinpoint key data trends

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Google Announces its Marketing Live Conference for 2022

Social Media Today

Get the latest on Google's evolving digital ad tools at Google Marketing Live 2022

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Google Makes Google Shopping Listings Available for Free as It Seeks to Expand Its eCommerce Stake

Social Media Today

Google is making its Google Shopping listings available free of charge, which will give its eCommerce ambitions a significant boost

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Google Updates Search Algorithm to Highlight Better Quality Product Reviews

Social Media Today

Google's looking to highlight more in-depth reviews, which could be a significant SEO consideration

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Google Makes Out of Home Inventory Available in Display and Video 360 Campaigns

Social Media Today

A new consideration for your Google ad campaigns

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HOW TO RESPOND TO YOUR FIRST GOOGLE REVIEW: A GOOGLE MY BUSINESS REVIEWS TUTORIAL

Social Media with Romona

If you are using the Google My Business App, hopefully, you are also receiving reviews. Read to stay up-to-date on the best practices of social media marketing, email marketing, online marketing, affiliate marketing, and personal branding.

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Google Adds New AR Directions in Google Maps, Updated Delivery and Pick-Up Info on Business Listings

Social Media Today

Google's adding some new tools to Google Maps, including AR directions to help guide you on your way

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How To Delete a Page in Google Docs

BeingOptimist

What is Google Docs? Google Docs is a free web application that lets you create, edit, and save documents and spreadsheets online. Google Docs is part of a comprehensive suite of online applications provided by and associated with Google.

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Google Launches New Integration with WooCommerce to Streamline eCommerce Listings

Social Media Today

Google has announced a new integration with WooCommerce that will make it easier for WooCommerce merchants to list their products in Google apps

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Google Expands Free Google Shopping Listings, Adds New Tools to Assist SMBs

Social Media Today

Google is making its Google Shopping product listings available for free in Europe, while it's also expanding its tools for SMBs to assist in their recovery from COVID-19

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