Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web.
Google loses another senior vice president and world record holder, Alan Eustace.
Enter the 7th Annual SMX West Biggest Search Geek Contest, sponsored by Marin Software. The challenging quiz-based contest is where the world’s brightest search marketers compete to outsmart fellow search geeks from across the globe. The contestant who answers the most questions correctly in the shortest amount of time will win the grand prize — […]
Google now offers a mortgage and interest calculator, so you no longer have to go to a financial web site to get the cute web based calculators.
Trying to come up with ideas for getting links from other sites? Link Week columnist Julie Joyce shows us her brainstorming process with several example articles.
Over 43 million ads were disabled for using “Trick to Click” ploys.
Are you bleeding money or gaining exposure from showing up multiple times in Google Shopping results? Rebekah Schelfhout shares her thoughts.
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