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Google’s head of search spam, Matt Cutts, posted a new video about a new change coming to Google’s search results related to the diversity of the results being displayed. Yandex has presented what it claims is a new concept in search engine results pages to a Russian audience at an online industry conference in Moscow. 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. Google has updated the interface for AdWords Express, Google’s AdWords product designed for small businesses. The auction-based industry we work in involves a number of metrics which help search marketers identify where they are doing better or worse than the competition. Yahoo announced yesterday that it had prevailed in an appeal of a $2.75 judgment in Mexico obtained by former joint venture partners: The appellate decision overturned all monetary awards against Yahoo! Inc. Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the Web. Bing Ads announced a number of updates last month, including new campaign filter options, improved search query reports, more visibility with appealable ads, and new keyword competition insights. This survey shows: 45% of marketers don’t have a mobile optimized site Testing is usually only performed on top entry pages 87% of those surveyed say less than half of visitors get targeted content Download now »
Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. According to a report from IDG News, a “toned down” version of an earlier, more restrictive “ancillary copyright” law has been published in Germany and will go into effect in August.