SearchCap: Google fake news, Yext IPO & Google answers

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web.

From Search Engine Land:

  • Google’s rocky road: Fake news, extremist videos & bad search results [Podcast]
    May 8, 2017 by Matt McGee

    In this week’s podcast, we discuss Google’s efforts to combat hyperpartisan and extremist content, fake news and misinformation on YouTube and in its search results.

  • Register for SMX Advanced this week: reserve your spot & save $400
    May 8, 2017 by Search Engine Land

    It’s happened 10 years in a row. SMX Advanced sells out weeks before the conference begins. Then we hear from people who planned to attend, and are disappointed there are no spots left. Act now and avoid the heartbreak! Register this week and you’ll save $400 off on-site rates. The most sophisticated SEO & SEM […]

  • Capturing ‘made in the USA’ searches: Strategies for building awareness and sales
    May 8, 2017 by Dianna Huff

    Columnist Dianna Huff continues her three-part series on US-made product marketing with recommendations for public relations, link building, content marketing and social media engagement.

  • 3 tactics we’re using for Answer Boxes
    May 8, 2017 by Brian Patterson

    The featured snippet (answer box) that sometimes appears at the top of the SERPs is a coveted spot for marketers, but how can you get your content there? Columnist Brian Patterson has some tips.

  • Call for entries: The 2017 Search Engine Land Awards
    May 8, 2017 by Search Engine Land

    The 3rd annual competition for the highest honors in search marketing is now open for entries! Entry period closes July 31, 2017. Get started gathering your client data and preparing your materials for submission today.

  • AI at the core. Humans at the helm.
    May 8, 2017 by Sponsored Content: Amplero

    Any marketer will tell you that applying AI to Marketing is a hot trend right now and has the potential to disrupt the industry. Just last week, Oracle announced that it is delivering artificial intelligence across its customer experience cloud. Oracle’s announcement follows a long line of press releases from major marketing clouds such as […]

  • The Yext IPO and the triumph of local SEO
    May 5, 2017 by Greg Sterling

    The global market for local listings management may be worth up to $50 billion.

Recent Headlines From Marketing Land, Our Sister Site Dedicated To Internet Marketing:

Search News From Around The Web:

Local & Maps

Link Building



SEM / Paid Search

Search Marketing

The post SearchCap: Google fake news, Yext IPO & Google answers appeared first on Search Engine Land.