Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the Web.
See when to expect click-through rates and costs to peak by product category and more.
Traffic violation-avoidance app maker PhantomALERT has sued Waze/Google for copyright violations and related claims. The company contends that Waze stole its points of interest (POI) database after partnership negotiations broke down between the two companies. Google is named in the suit only as the legal owner of and successor to Waze. No specific Google wrongdoing […]
If you’re a paid search marketer looking for new avenues to explore, columnist Pauline Jakober urges you to take a look at video ads.
Google has no comment on why many webmasters have seen their Panda 4.2 gains reversed on August 14.
In this week’s Search In Pictures, here are the latest images culled from the Web, showing what people eat at the search engine companies, how they play, who they meet, where they speak, what toys they have and more.
Local businesses’ visibility on the SERPs took a hit when Google adopted the “Snack Pack,” which shows only three results. Contributor Marcus Miller shares advice on how to handle the increased competition that’s likely to result.
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