May 22, 2018

White-Hat or Black-Hat SEO: Which Are You Wearing?

If you’ve not heard of the phrases ‘white hat’ and ‘black hat’ SEO, let’s clear it up here.

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March 23, 2018

The Importance of SEO in the Property Sector

The UK property market is as strong as it’s ever been. Investment in commercial property rose..

February 9, 2018

SEO 101: how to build links and why

More than half of marketers say that growing their organic digital presence and improving SEO is..

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January 30, 2018

How to find longtail keywords using Google's Keyword Planner

Any content marketer worth their salt should have a decent understanding of search engine..

January 30, 2018

Content Marketing: How to Measure Its Effectiveness

The importance of content marketing continues to rise for many businesses. When it comes to..

January 30, 2018

320-character meta descriptions: what this update means for you

In December 2017, Google doubled its character-limit for meta descriptions. This means that we..

June 1, 2017

Voice Search: What You Need to Know

Voice search is a form of speech recognition technology that allows you to search using verbal..

July 19, 2016

How Pokémon Go can benefit your Local Business

It's an understatement to say that Pokémon GO is popular at the moment; the app is trending..

February 4, 2016

Annoying business buzzwords that deserve to go in the bin

Buzzwords. Bleugh.

As a starter for 10, let's circle back to the actions from our last catch up and..

November 11, 2015

Does your site have an AURA about it?

Is your website getting the attention it deserves?

September 8, 2015

Digital Marketing: Making the Customer Journey Easier

No matter what your products or services are, tapping into the way your customers think is..

March 18, 2015

Google: mobile algorithm bigger than Panda and Penguin

Yesterday at the SMX search marketing conference in Munich, a Google representative said that the..

March 12, 2015

Google announces Webmaster Tools update

Google has introduced a new feature to Webmaster Tools that shows webmasters exactly which..

March 3, 2015

Google continues to improve Knowledge Graph

Research by Search Engine Land has revealed that Google is continuing to expand Knowledge Graph in..

February 24, 2015

Google adds 'call-only' option to AdWords

Google has introduced a 'call-only' option to AdWords. These adverts can be added to advertisers'..

January 21, 2015

Google warns non-mobile friendly sites

Google has stepped up its plan to reward mobile-optimised sites by sending usability warnings to..

November 19, 2014

Google to start labelling mobile-friendly sites

Google has announced that it will add the label 'mobile-friendly' to sites that are easily..

October 29, 2014

Twitter withdraws Google Glass support

Twitter has announced that it will be permanently ending the support of its app for Google’s..

October 27, 2014

Microsoft devises new 'ubiquity' strategy for Bing

In an effort to increase Bing's market share, Microsoft executives have revised the strategy for..

October 20, 2014

Google confirms first Penguin update for over a year

Google has verified rumours that the Penguin algorithm was updated over the weekend. On Friday..

October 1, 2014

Google reveals little SEO advantage of switching to HTTPS

There isn’t a large SEO advantage of using HTTPS

September 29, 2014

Google confirms Panda update

Google has confirmed the latest update to its Panda algorithm was rolled out last week.

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September 22, 2014

China blocks DuckDuckGo


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September 17, 2014

Germany wants Google to reveal secret algorithm

Germany wants visible Google algorithm

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September 10, 2014

Google addresses algorithm update confusion

Should sites be waiting around for an algorithm update?

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September 3, 2014

Google stays put in August 2014 search market share

Google repeats performance as Yahoo gains on Bing

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September 2, 2014

Uber smartphone app banned in Germany

Uber banned in Germany

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August 21, 2014

BBC reveals 12 news stories forgotten by Google

Which stories no longer appear in SERPs?

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August 20, 2014

Google names top 10 improvements since 2004

Google celebrates 10-year IPO anniversary

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August 19, 2014

Cutts looks at PageRank after Hummingbird update

Reduced frequency of PageRank updates

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August 18, 2014

Google responds to recent SEO extortion emails

Website owners threatened with damaging backlinks

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August 12, 2014

Study reveals extent of organic search use

Groupon de-index site for six hours

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August 12, 2014

Yahoo holds under 10 per cent of US search market

Yahoo usage drops dramatically in the US

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August 7, 2014

July 2014 UK search engine market share revealed

Slight dip for Google as Bing and Yahoo gain ground

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August 5, 2014

Google launches News Publisher Center

Google launches new news service

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July 24, 2014

Google to meet EU privacy groups over link removal

Google meets watchdogs

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July 17, 2014

Bing begins assessing right to be forgotten

Bing users can request removal of search results

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July 2, 2014

June 2014 search engine market share revealed

Small gains all round

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June 27, 2014

Google removes author photos from search

Google author photos removed from search

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June 5, 2014

Google sets up warnings for faulty redirects

Google warns of faulty redirects

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June 4, 2014

May 2014 search engine market share revealed

Google share down

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May 30, 2014

Google launches right to be forgotten form

Right to be forgotten form introduced

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May 23, 2014

Google Panda update affects eBay rankings

eBay loses organic rankings

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May 21, 2014

Google rolls out two major algorithm updates

Updates confirmed

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May 16, 2014

Bing vouches for the importance of Schema

Why add Schema markup?

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May 13, 2014

Matt Cutts reveals the Google title tag policy

Title tag policy explained

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May 9, 2014

New parents search twice as much as non-parents

An insight into how parents search

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May 1, 2014

Google updates its Webmaster Guidelines

Better explanation of sneaky results provided

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April 4, 2014

Google adds app content to search worldwide

App indexing in Google search goes global

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April 2, 2014

March 2014 UK search engine market share

Gains and losses in March

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March 18, 2014

Tips for planning and writing evergreen content

If you're one of our clients, you'll know how much emphasis we place on content. It's an..

March 17, 2014

Google encrypts searches in China

Google expands its search encryption

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March 14, 2014

Google confirms that it does use Author Rank

Author Rank used for in-depth articles

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March 7, 2014

Google notifies users of duplicate business listings

Duplication issue complicates Google Places upgrade

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March 6, 2014

February 2014 UK search engine market share stats

Google down again

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March 5, 2014

Matt Cutts helps to define paid links

When does a link become a paid link?

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February 26, 2014

Cutts announces action on two Polish link networks

Spam crackdown continues

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February 17, 2014

Facebook expands gender options

Facebook widens gender options

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February 6, 2014

Google antitrust case finally settled in Europe

Google antitrust case finally comes to an end

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February 4, 2014

January 2014 UK search engine market share

Bing starts 2014 on the up

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January 31, 2014

Google discourages the use of article directories

Article directories are a no-go confirms Cutts

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January 30, 2014

Google punishes French link network Buzzea

Buzzea shut down by Google penalty

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January 29, 2014

Cutts advises refreshing old sites to keep rankings

Why old sites can suffer

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January 23, 2014

Yahoo begins secure search rollout

Yahoo searches go secure

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January 17, 2014

Yandex search results to include Facebook content

Facebook and Yandex work together

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January 16, 2014

Yahoo chief operating officer leaves company

Say Yahoo, wave goodbye

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January 10, 2014

Matt Cutts on duplicate content in news stories

Duplicate content advice from Matt Cutts

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January 9, 2014

Twitter co-founder launches social search service

Jelly set to shake up search

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January 8, 2014

December 2013 UK search engine market share stats

Growth for Google and Bing

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January 6, 2014

Google allows Rap Genius back in its search results

10 day Google penalty lifted for Rap Genius

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December 23, 2013

Google promises action after image mix-up

Wrong photo appears next to Ian Watkins stories

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December 18, 2013

Google Zeitgeist reveals the top searches of 2013

How we searched in 2013

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December 12, 2013

Google penalties worsen for repeat offenders

Severe Google penalties for repeat offenders

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December 5, 2013

Google adds Android apps to search results

Android apps now available through Google

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December 4, 2013

November 2013 search market share revealed

Small changes in search market

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December 4, 2013

October 2013 UK search engine market share stats

Google and Bing down

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November 22, 2013

Eric Schmidt predicts the end of internet censorship

Will government censorship end in a decade?

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November 15, 2013

How to avoid penalties from blog comments

How to avoid Google penalties from blog comments

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October 29, 2013

Great growth in Google Search infrastructure

Google's search infrastructure has grown greatly in the last year

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October 23, 2013

Eventful week continues for Google

Interesting week at Google continues

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October 18, 2013

Google shares hit an all time high

Google shares at an all-time high

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October 10, 2013

PC sales continue to decline

Industry decline enters its sixth quarter

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October 7, 2013

Google updates Penguin algorithm

Matt Cutts tweets Penguin 2.1 announcement

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September 27, 2013

Google introduces Hummingbird algorithm

Google Hummingbird algorithm introduced

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September 25, 2013

Google to encrypt all searches as not provided

Google secures all searches

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September 19, 2013

iOS7 replaces Google with Bing

Bing is in for iOS7

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September 18, 2013

Bing unveils redesign and new search features

Bing the changes

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September 13, 2013

Google Webmaster Tools to improve backlink data

Google develops its backlink selection

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September 5, 2013

Rumours abound of major Google update

Going through changes

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September 4, 2013

Google down in August 2013 search market share

Google decline continues

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August 30, 2013

Google lets you request better rankings

Do you deserve better rankings?

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August 22, 2013

How to best use the Google Authorship tag

How should we be using the Google Authorship tag?

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August 12, 2013

Will the Keyword Planner affect your organic keyword research?

Every good search marketing campaign starts with keyword research. The data gathered can act as..

August 7, 2013

July 2013 search engine market share revealed

Google down again

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August 2, 2013

Google Analytics launches Real Time API in Beta

Google has launched the Google Analytics Real Time Reporting API Beta

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July 18, 2013

Google Analytics segmentation changes

The revolution will be analysed

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July 16, 2013

Google for Nonprofits launched in the UK

Google for Nonprofits

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July 12, 2013

What is Enhanced Campaigns and how will it affect your business?

The change is coming, be prepared for Google's enhanced campaigns

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July 12, 2013

Matt Cutts on website downtime and rankings

Matt Cutts, head of search spam at Google, has explained the consequences of website downtime on..

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July 9, 2013

Bing Ads included in new Smart Search feature

Bing Ads in Smart Search results

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July 3, 2013

June 2013 search engine market share revealed

Bing continues to climb

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June 28, 2013

DuckDuckGo launches new mobile app

Search & Stories

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June 25, 2013

Top EU lawyer says Google not responsible for data

EU adviser suggests responsibility lies with websites

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June 14, 2013

Apple to switch search engine to Bing on Siri

Apple switches Siri's default search engine to Bing

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June 14, 2013

How to stay safe from the top heavy algorithm

What is your ad-to-organic ratio?

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June 12, 2013

UK search market share revealed for May 2013

Bing gains more ground

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June 7, 2013

Google can predict box office success

Box office hit?

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May 16, 2013

Google cracks down on link selling

Google crackdown on link selling begins

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May 14, 2013

Matt Cutts reveals details of Google updates

Google reveals 2013 plans

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May 9, 2013

YouTube unveils advert leaderboard

YouTube leaderboard reveals top adverts

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May 7, 2013

Bing It On challenge returns

Google told - "Bing It On"

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April 26, 2013

Proposed changes to Google search results

Possible Google search result changes

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April 24, 2013

Mozilla hit with Google manual spam penalty

User-generated spam

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April 12, 2013

Google crowned the safest search engine

Safe search engines

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April 11, 2013

Google Map Maker expanded to UK

Google Map Maker reaches UK

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April 3, 2013

March 2013 search engine market share revealed

Google makes a recovery

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April 2, 2013

Bing April Fool targets Google

Google targeted by Bing April Fool

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March 26, 2013

Google introduces vertical search opt out tool

Opting out of Google search

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March 18, 2013

BBC receives Google link warning

BBC baffled by unnatural link notification

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March 15, 2013

Google creates SEO cheat sheet for beginners

Google cheat sheet

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March 13, 2013

Windfall for Schmidt

Profits for Schmidt

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March 12, 2013

Matt Cutts announces significant Google updates

Google Penguin update expected in coming days

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March 11, 2013

Google Fellow Amit Singhal shares search thoughts

Search strategy discussed at SXSW conference

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March 6, 2013

UK search engine market share for February 2013

Google under 90 per cent

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March 5, 2013

Facebook set for redesign

New Facebook profiles coming March 7

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March 4, 2013

Interflora reappears in Google SERPs

Flower retailer returns in time for Mother's Day

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February 25, 2013

Google issues paid link warning

Search engine responds after Interflora issues

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February 13, 2013

January 2013 search engine market share revealed

First 2013 search stats revealed

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February 12, 2013

Bill Gates declares Bing superior to Google

Bill Gates - Bing is superior to Google

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February 8, 2013

Russian search engine Yandex overtakes Bing

Global search engine rankings

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January 17, 2013

Popularity of mobile shopping boosts eBay profits

eBay shares rise after strong financial gains

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January 4, 2013

FTC settles Google Antitrust case

Investigation into search bias closed

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January 2, 2013

Search market stats for December 2012 revealed

Google suffers further dip

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December 21, 2012

Google expands Search field trial

Google trials new search feature

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December 20, 2012

Google launches Santa tracking service

Google Santa Tracker spreads festive joy

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December 5, 2012

November search engine market share revealed

Google losing out to Bing

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November 28, 2012

Webmaster Tools security bug could wreak havoc

Security glitch revealed

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November 22, 2012

Google warns of risk to internet freedom

Google campaigns for free and open internet

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November 21, 2012

Bing launches Webmaster Guidelines

SEO for Bing

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November 19, 2012

Google Shopping gets global go ahead

US success prompts global arrival

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November 13, 2012

Head of Windows leaves Microsoft

Steven Sinofsky leaves Microsoft presidency role

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November 7, 2012

Google rolls out revamped search results pages

Search made simple

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October 31, 2012

October search engine market stats revealed

Bing when you're winning

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October 22, 2012

Google offers more info on Knowledge Graph

Extra info added to aid searchers

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October 17, 2012

Google announces disavow links tool

Cutts announces disavow tool

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October 15, 2012

EU to order Google privacy policy u-turn

Tuesday press conference to reveal EU findings

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October 8, 2012

Penguin algorithm updated

Cutts breaks the news on Twitter

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October 2, 2012

Google introduces Tag Manager

Google's new tool extremely helpful for webmasters

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October 1, 2012

Google optimises Flight Search for tablets

Shift accommodates travel tablet trend

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September 26, 2012

Google steady at top of September search market

Google gains again

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September 12, 2012

Yahoo to reduce its Alibaba stake

Alibaba's stock buyback

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September 10, 2012

Employers turn to robotic recruitment

Changing face of employment puts robots in charge

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September 7, 2012

Microsoft and Google in Bing It On challenge

Bing It On Google

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August 23, 2012

August 2012 search stats show gains for Google

August stats favourable for Google

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August 20, 2012

Google anti-piracy plan reaction

The Pirate Bay and Isohunt hit back

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August 17, 2012

Google Voice Search expands

Google Voice Search expansion

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August 15, 2012

Google dissects London 2012

London 2012 search data

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August 13, 2012

Google algorithm now punishes content pirates

Google Pirate algorithm update

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August 10, 2012

Google hit by record FTC fine

An FTC complaint

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July 23, 2012

Google tops July 2012 search engine market

Google top despite a drop

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July 17, 2012

Yahoo poaches Google star

Silicon Valley stunned

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July 3, 2012

Google prepared to settle EU dispute

Addressing the European Commission's findings

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July 2, 2012

Bing Disavow Links tool confuses SEO industry

Bing beats Google in SEO innovation

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June 28, 2012

Google explains Android 4.1 update

Mobile searching revamped

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June 21, 2012

Google reveals Safe Browsing figures

Five years of Google Safe Browsing

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June 18, 2012

June search engine market share good for Google

Google on the up (again)

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June 14, 2012

Bing updates focus on accuracy

Bing responds to human errors

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June 6, 2012

Google modifies search service

New system will prevent errors

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May 31, 2012

Local recommendations from Google Plus Local

Advice from friends

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May 30, 2012

Penguin update launched

Updated 30 May 2012

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May 23, 2012 goes public goes pub.lic

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May 17, 2012

Google launches Knowledge Graph

Results presented in groups

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May 14, 2012

Minor dips in May search engine market share

Minor changes in May

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April 16, 2012

April UK search engine market unkind to Google

Google stats at lowest ebb

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March 28, 2012

Google commenting platform rumours

The Google comments platform

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March 27, 2012

Google search results may be censored

MPs unconvinced by Google's argument

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March 19, 2012

UK internet economy out in front

Further growth anticipated

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March 16, 2012

Google search to improve results

Google to refresh its search pages

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March 14, 2012

March UK search engine market share unchanged

March static for search engines

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March 12, 2012

Personalised search not popular with users

Invasion of privacy, say 73%

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March 8, 2012

Bing denies Google copying accusations

Search sting

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March 6, 2012

Google to help Welsh businesses get online

No website for 40% of Welsh businesses

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March 5, 2012

Channel tunnel mobile network to launch

New signal technology

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March 1, 2012

Google Privacy Policy introduced

Google Privacy Policy rolled out

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February 27, 2012

Wall Street Journal limits free reading via Google

Limited access to paywalled articles

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February 9, 2012

Bing confirms Wolfram partnership

Bing-Wolfram made official

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February 9, 2012

Wolfram|Alpha goes Pro

Wolfram goes premium

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February 8, 2012

February search volume share dips for Google

UK search in February

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February 7, 2012

Google Panda change among January updates

Panda becomes 'more integrated'

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January 31, 2012

Google explains its privacy view to MPs

Google criticised

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January 24, 2012

Murdoch attacks Google

Murdoch tweets accusation

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January 24, 2012

Google reminded not to be evil

Google update accused of bias

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January 23, 2012

Google updates its page layout algorithm

Google to penalise excessive ads

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January 12, 2012

Twitter slams Google Search plus

Google Search plus upsets Twitter

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January 11, 2012

Google starts 2012 top of search engine market

Google off to a good start

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January 10, 2012

More choice for website addresses

Brands and places to name website domains

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January 5, 2012

Yahoo fires CEO

Carol Bartz - you're fired

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January 4, 2012

Chrome website removed from SERPs

This post is sponsored by Google

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December 21, 2011

Google plus brand pages in search results

G+ in Google search results

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December 16, 2011

Search tops social for local businesses

Search vs. social

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December 16, 2011

Sir Brian Souter criticises Google

Sir Brian Souter challenges Google

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December 15, 2011

Google Zeitgeist cheers Apple

Google Zeitgeist 2011

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December 14, 2011

2011 UK search engine market share in review

Google up, Bing down

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December 12, 2011

Google Wallet rumoured for UK

Mobile payments in shops

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December 7, 2011

Google ends Chinese censorship

Google opens up Chinese search results

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December 1, 2011

Yahoo takeover bid imminent

$25bn Yahoo takeover bid

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November 25, 2011

Study confirms value of Google ranking and content

Top Maps results draw the eye

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November 15, 2011

Yahoo introduces Bing results

Bing - as seen on Yahoo

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November 15, 2011

Bing backs editorial selection

Bing introduces curated results

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November 9, 2011

Google down in UK search engine market share stats

Yahoo's lowest ebb

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November 9, 2011

Google still top of search engine market

Losses all round

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November 9, 2011

Google dominant in UK search engine market

Google keeps the crown

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November 7, 2011

Debate on Apple Siri threat to Google

Siri learns users' preferences

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November 4, 2011

Fresh is best for Google

Google freshness algorithm update

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November 4, 2011

Google Caffeine feedback invited

Google Caffeine previewed

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October 25, 2011

Google Analytics to hide some search terms

Mixed reaction to change

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October 21, 2011

Google brings custom search ads to mobile apps

A development in mobile ads

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October 20, 2011

Launch of MC Hammer search engine

It's Hammer Time

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October 17, 2011

Stats reveal October 2011 search winners and losers

Strong performance for Google

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September 16, 2011

Google rising in search engine market share again

Google up, Bing down

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August 11, 2011

Google test new sitelinks

Google revamps its search engine

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August 9, 2011

Google slips in August search engine market

Bing bounces back

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July 28, 2011

Google Panda 2.3 is live

More changes for Panda

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July 27, 2011

Microsoft touts benefits of SEO

SEO can make impact on sales, says Microsoft

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July 25, 2011

Bing testing ads within organic search results

Bing the changes

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July 21, 2011

PRS calls for search changes

Search 'should support legal downloads'

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July 18, 2011

Google infinite scrolling moves closer

New-look Google

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July 14, 2011

SEO keyword research revealed

Keywords are the key

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July 12, 2011

Smartphone users are happy with apps

Smartphone users like smart technology

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July 11, 2011

Google claws back search engine market share

Bing in danger

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July 7, 2011

Facebook teams up with Skype

Facebook chat with videos

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July 6, 2011

Twitter acquires social media analysis company

Twitter brings in BackType

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July 5, 2011

Baidu eyes English market

Baidu and Bing join forces

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July 5, 2011

Google plus one explained

How does Google +1 affect website rankings?

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June 30, 2011

Analytics goes social

New feature shows social media traction

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June 23, 2011

Winklevoss twins drop Facebook lawsuit

The twins Winklevoss end ongoing legal battle

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June 22, 2011

Essex teenager arrested in hacking probe

Teenager suspected of being connected with LulzSec hacks

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June 16, 2011

Google vamps up search yet again

Google is launching even more features

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June 9, 2011

Twitter photo-sharing service available to users

Twitter's photo-sharing service now available

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May 23, 2011

Building relationships - Bruntwood chooses theEword

It's hard to live or work in the north west without having some awareness of Bruntwood. The..

May 19, 2011

Google announces global launch of Social Search

Google Social Search now available globally

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May 18, 2011

Facebook attempts to tarnish Google

Facebook employs PR firm to uncover Google

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May 9, 2011

Google gains in search engine market share

Slow and steady winning the race

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May 6, 2011

Google brings sites up to speed

Site to behold

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May 5, 2011

Google tool brings social to search

+1 experiment is just a click away

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April 18, 2011

Rise in costs rattles Google

Feeling the pressure

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April 12, 2011

Google Panda arrives in UK

Google Panda comes to the UK

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March 17, 2011

Keywords in domain names to lose SEO value

"Too much weight for keywords in domains"

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March 15, 2011

Google retains top spot

Google still on top

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February 24, 2011

Google on mobile SEO

The changing face of mobile

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February 16, 2011

Yell targets local search

Yell looks to bounce back

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January 31, 2011

New Google algorithm combats search spam

Fighting spam

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January 17, 2011

Google contests Spanish privacy demands

Libel protection

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January 13, 2011

Germany bans Analytics

SEO blow

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November 30, 2010

EU to investigate Google under competition rules

Complaints Filed

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November 22, 2010

Why customer service is even more important in the Digital world

Customer service is an integral element for the success of a business. With so much choice, it..

November 10, 2010

Farewell to Jeeves stops searching for users

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November 3, 2010

Glitch affects Google Analytics

Problem with Google Analytics

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October 25, 2010

A guide to Google search operators

Google's useful, intuitive search operators represent just one of the reasons why the engine is the..

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October 22, 2010

Germans not too keen on Google Street View

Protests against Street View images

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September 8, 2010

Google Instant is unveiled

New predictive results system will reduce query time by two to five seconds

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September 6, 2010

AOL and Google search ads partnership

The Internet Advertising Bureau has reported that search giants Google and AOL have agreed the..

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August 23, 2010

Google tests new algorithm features

Google will begin showing multiple results from the same domain in search engine listings, it has..

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August 20, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Schmidt, Facebook Places and Yahoo

Schmidt on the social Google boss Eric Schmidt shared a warning with social media users this..
August 19, 2010

Yahoo steps up Microsoft integration

Yahoo and Microsoft Search Alliance

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August 6, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Social media, Google Wave, Google AdWords

On the social clock Employers in the UK will be taking a long look at their staff's internet..
August 5, 2010

Google rolls out new features

Google has revealed new features for users; multiple account sign-in and a new search history..

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July 30, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Social Sorted, Yahoo Japan, Google mobile

Socially minded theEword and Juice Digital teamed up this week for 'Social Media. Sorted'; an..
July 27, 2010

Revamp for Ask

Ask focuses on Q&As

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July 13, 2010

Wolfram Alpha goes mobile

Wolfram Alpha launches iPhone-friendly site Wolfram Alpha is now compatible with the Apple iPhone...

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July 12, 2010

Google license in China renewed

The Chinese government has renewed Google's Internet Content Provider (ICP) license, it has been..

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July 8, 2010

Twitter search expands

Micro-blogging giant Twitter has reported a higher volume of searches than the combined total of..

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July 2, 2010

The Times website introduces paywall

The News International publications The Times and The Sunday Times have introduced a paywall for..

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July 1, 2010

New features for Google News

Google has introduced a range of features to its News section in an effort to make content more..

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June 29, 2010

SEO to the power of 3

Three is key for SEO

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June 25, 2010

UK SERPs relevancy questioned

A search engine fault, which sees Google list international results in searches for local firms,..

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June 23, 2010

Microsoft rolls out Bing Entertainment

Google rival Bing has rolled out a new tool: Bing Entertainment, a new feature focusing entirely on..

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June 18, 2010

Timetable announced for Yahoo-Bing integration

Testing will soon begin on Bing-powered Yahoo results, it has been revealed. A recent presentation..

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June 14, 2010

Yahoo and Microsoft boom

Yahoo and Microsoft success

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June 9, 2010

Google announces the full release of Caffeine

Google has finally rolled out Caffeine, a brand new version of its web indexing system. Announced..

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June 7, 2010

Public-funded social network is DIY Facebook

Diaspora develop privacy-aware DIY Facebook

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June 2, 2010

Hotmail update looks to fight off rivals

Changes made to fight off competition

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June 1, 2010

SEO ranking tips

Solving SEO ranking problems

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May 27, 2010

Apple overtakes Microsoft

Microsoft trails Apple by around £3bn in total value

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May 24, 2010

Meet the team - Natalie Booth, online marketing assistant

Last week saw the arrival of Natalie Booth to theEword in the role of online marketing..

May 19, 2010

Google defends privacy record

Google's founders have defended the search engine's record over data privacy after it was..

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May 14, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - theEword video diary, PPC jobs and Facebook

Diary of an SEO company This week theEword team started work on its very own video diary..
May 13, 2010

A (broad) match made in heaven: Google lends another helping hand to marketers

Always keen to work with online advertisers to improve its search engine, Google has announced..

May 7, 2010

SEO tips for UGC

SEO tips

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April 21, 2010

A guide to iPad ads on Google

The iPad is the biggest product launch of the last few years. Google is the biggest provider of..

April 16, 2010

Meet the team - Chris Greener

Chris Greener is the latest Manchester Masters winner to join theEword team. Here, the..

April 13, 2010

Wanted: Digital marketing trainee

theEword is on the hunt for a digital marketing trainee. The role, which would see you working..

April 9, 2010

Progress to be made in retail SEO

Internet retailers must use better search engine optimisation (SEO) in their campaigns if their..

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April 7, 2010

AOL abandons Bebo

AOL abandons Bebo

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April 1, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - MySpace, marketing and internet privacy

Don't stop believing Flagging social network MySpace has teamed up with hit US drama Glee in..
March 31, 2010

UK online adspend up

Inexorable rise of online marketing

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March 26, 2010

Times paywall revealed

News International lays paywall foundations

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March 9, 2010

Google shows charitable side VP reveals charity plans for search giant

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February 24, 2010

Yahoo joins RTS game

Yahoo teams up with Twitter

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February 19, 2010

Microsoft and Yahoo approved

Microsoft-Yahoo search deal gets go-ahead

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February 19, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Manchester Masters, MEN on Twitter and Fortune 500

Master Class This week, theEword's SEO copywriter Tom Mason appeared on the judging panel of..
February 12, 2010

Bing grows in US and UK

Search market wins for Bing

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January 29, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Manchester SEO, Twitter trends and Yahoo revenue

Studying Manchester SEO A Manchester SEO course has opened in the region. The SEO, PPC and..
January 25, 2010

UK searches up by a third

UK search continues to grow

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January 25, 2010

Meet the team - Rick Roberts, online marketing assistant

Today, theEword meets Rick Roberts, the fresh-faced postgrad currently on a three-month..

January 22, 2010

theEweekly Wrap - Haiti, Apple search engine, paywalls and Bill Gates

Internet donates for Haiti disaster The internet rallied in support of the victims of the..
January 18, 2010

Meet the team - Emily McCleave, online marketing

Emily joins theEword as part of a three-month placement in conjunction with the Manchester..

January 15, 2010

Google reverts to search engine optimisation

Search engine optimisation victory

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January 15, 2010

Google passes search milestone

Google domination continues

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January 13, 2010

Google to reconsider China policy

Google considering Chinese operations

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January 11, 2010

NewsNow slams Times Online block

NewsNow issues link warning

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January 7, 2010

Google Caffeine may be going live today

Google launching Caffeine today?

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December 30, 2009

theEyearly wrap - SEO and social media review 2009

January A Google PageRank update in the last week of 2008 caused repercussions into 2009,..
December 23, 2009

Google gives to charity this Christmas

Google gives away $20 million for Christmas

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December 15, 2009

Google reveals new URL shortener

Google announces new URL shortener

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December 14, 2009

Yahoo expands Twitter integration

Real-time search battle rages

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December 4, 2009

theEword director to take part in live Twitter interview

theEword director to take part in Twitter interview

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December 3, 2009

Google updates paywall program

Google makes paywall concession

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December 2, 2009

Meet the team - Rachel Holce, online marketing

theEword blog chats to Rachel, the latest recruit to the Manchester SEO company. Hailing from..

November 30, 2009

Michael Jackson tops Bing charts

Michael Jackson hits #1 on Bing

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November 25, 2009

Yahoo updates Search Assist

Yahoo assists customer searches

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November 25, 2009

The power of pictures

Display advertisers will tell you there's nothing quite like an image to convert browsers into..

November 20, 2009

AOL shrinks by a third

AOL slashes its payroll

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November 18, 2009

Google Analytics Intelligence gets proactive

Google Analytics has started highlighting major changes in traffic patterns. A new tool, Google..

November 13, 2009

theEweekly Wrap - New Bing features, Google court case and paid online news

Bing's busy week Microsoft search site Bing announced a raft of changes this week. Aside from..
November 6, 2009

Google updates PageRank

Google PageRank update goes live

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October 28, 2009

Advertisers go social

It can be hard for clients to find out how competitors are divvying up their online ad budgets...

October 26, 2009

Guardian newspaper suffers hack

Guardian jobs website hacked

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October 26, 2009

Protecting your brand through online marketing

theEword online marketing manager Mark Baker explains how to protect your company brand online.

October 23, 2009

Amazon bucks economic slump

Amazon posts three month profit

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October 22, 2009

Bing and Google start tweeting

Bing/Google in real-time breakthrough

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October 16, 2009

Google PageRank may be axed

PageRank under threat

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October 15, 2009

Seven steps to SEO heaven

SEO best practice guide created

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October 9, 2009

Google increases market share in America

A new study has revealed that Google has captured over 70 per cent of the US search market.

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October 9, 2009

Children reveal search engine knowledge

A new study by Ofcom, the UK regulatory agency, has discovered that a third of UK children believe..

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October 5, 2009

The rise of the online marketing empire

A recent report from PricewaterhouseCoopers and the Internet Advertising Bureau found the money..

October 2, 2009

Google explains custom search enhancements

Google encourages users to tailor SERPs

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September 30, 2009

Google targets real-time search

Google redoubles real-time search efforts

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September 25, 2009

The four Rs of SEO

The fundamentals of SEO

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September 23, 2009

How ad networks can regain our trust

Online advertisers deserve better protection from the likes of Google, Yahoo and Microsoft,..

September 21, 2009

Overhaul for Google and Bing aggregator

Bingle unveils new features

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September 15, 2009

Microsoft unveils new Bing search function

Bing, the search engine from Microsoft, has revealed a new search service for users. The feature,..

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September 11, 2009

B2B survey highlights SEO popularity

B2B marketers invest heavily in SEO

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September 10, 2009

PPC and online marketing strategies - theEword Academy

theEword online marketing manager Mark Baker looks at how to effectively use language in..

September 7, 2009

Associated Press in the spotlight

The Associated Press (AP) recently stated it was to begin charging for the republishing of its..

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September 4, 2009

Insight into European browsing habits

The truth about Europeans online

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September 3, 2009

Blogging: An emerging sector for digital marketers

Blogging is so ubiquitous today that it’s easy to forget how recently it all began. This month..

August 26, 2009

Real-time search rivals analysed

Facebook squares up to Twitter

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August 25, 2009

Yahoo scotches search withdrawal rumours

Yahoo promises Bing competition

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August 24, 2009

Research shows online retail usage of mothers

Mothers and online retailers

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August 19, 2009

Google tops consumer satisfaction study

Google comes out top again

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August 11, 2009

Link failure fears calmed

Optimism over links

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August 4, 2009

Google slips in market share stakes

Bing increases market shareThe battle of the search engines continues, with recent figures..

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July 23, 2009

Google wins first of a kind case

Google win court battle Metropolitan International Schools, a company specialising in distance..

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July 20, 2009

Microsoft named top 2009 brand

Microsoft awarded best UK brand prize

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July 20, 2009

Microsoft close to Yahoo deal

Microsoft close to Yahoo deal

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July 13, 2009

Bing success revealed

Bing experiences launch success

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July 8, 2009

Yahoo announces new search tool

Search Pad released by Yahoo

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July 6, 2009

Growth still good as theEword announces latest contract win

From the very beginning, when we launched theEword with the mantra 'Growth Is Good', we have..

July 3, 2009

Google tests new approach to search

Google removes local search

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June 30, 2009

New digital investment scheme revealed

New funding scheme announced for UK digital companies

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June 29, 2009

Google chief condemns internet censorship

Internet oppression doomed to failure

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June 29, 2009

Meet theEword's latest recruit

Native Liverpudlian Mike Higham joined theEword this month as a digital marketing assistant...

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June 25, 2009

New SEO tool released

SEO Pivot released

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June 24, 2009

Google launches Persian translation service

Google Translation launches Persian tool

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June 24, 2009

Guardian readers uncover new MP expense claims

Guardian relies on user input to trawl expenses claims

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June 18, 2009

User-generated search engine launched

Innovative new search engine launched

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June 17, 2009

Digital Britain report released

Digital Britain report released

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June 10, 2009

Advertising deal in the works from search engines Yahoo and Microsoft

New report says Microsoft and Yahoo may out differences aside his new search deal

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June 8, 2009

Improvements for Wolfram Alpha

Several enhancements for 'computational knowledge engine'

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June 8, 2009

Bing second in search market share at expense of Yahoo

Microsoft's revamped search site makes instant impression Bing has overtaken Yahoo as the number..

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June 5, 2009

Survey reveals SEO and PPC success

Questionnaire reveals SEO and PPC are some of the best ways to generate sales SEO and PPC are two..

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June 1, 2009

A real-time FA Cup final

The world's biggest football game moves into social media

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May 29, 2009

Bing set to go global

Software giant's latest effort to compete with search engine Google

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May 26, 2009

Collecta to launch real-time search this month

Service aims to update search by ten years

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May 26, 2009

Wolfram Alpha search set for imminent release

New web tool dubbed as important as Google given public showcase.

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May 20, 2009

Microsoft and Yahoo get to the search point faster

Double the improvement for search engines

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May 18, 2009

Music search platform launching through facebook application

Platform allowing users to find music through descriptions coming soon

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May 15, 2009

Search marketing services become more accessible for Yell customers

Search marketing service - a new addition to Yell

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May 15, 2009

Google making free downloads available in China

Search giant Google is offering free downloads of licensed music tracks in China.

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May 15, 2009

Google looks to invest in the next big thing

Google looks to 'take advantage' of its resources

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May 14, 2009

Google Street View Banned In Greece

Search engine

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May 14, 2009

The demise of MIVA

theEword’s online marketing manager, Mark Baker, offers a eulogy for the Pay-Per-Click service

May 14, 2009

Google Product Search arrives on mobile phones

Google Product Search comes to Android-enabled devices and iPhones.

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May 14, 2009

Search obsessive releases more tools

New Google search platforms on show at Mountain View

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May 14, 2009

Twitter Search to step up the competition

New search-based Twitter tools on the way

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May 8, 2009

Google is number one brand

Google has become the first $100bn company, according to the annual BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable..

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May 8, 2009

theEweekly News Wrap

Webby Awards announcedThe Webby Awards, the digital industry’s version of The Oscars, were..

April 29, 2009

Experimental approach to new Google search methods

Google is in the process of launching two new features that will enhance the way users search..

April 27, 2009

Search engine reverts to Ask Jeeves name

After three years, search engine Ask is reverting back to its original name Ask Jeeves.

April 21, 2009

Google search helps to buoy global profits

Google’s search business has played a key role in guiding the company through the current..

April 17, 2009

Clientwatch: ShopLaptop hits the top three on Google

You might remember the launch of ShopLaptop being in the news recently, after theEword helped..

April 17, 2009

theEweekly news wrap 17 April 2009

Fiddling the books

March 24, 2009

Clientwatch: theEword helps Topcomms to achieve record figures

All of us at theEword are pleased to announce the details of our latest success story, having..

March 5, 2009

SEO content should be optimised for users as well as search engines

SEO copywriter Karolyn Judge joined theEword last month. Here, she offers some reflections on..

February 16, 2009

SEO alert for small businesses

Does your SME know its SEO from its PPC? If so, your company is probably one of the growing..

February 11, 2009

Twitter 'could start charging' for online marketing

At the moment, it seems that you can’t make two clicks on the internet without stumbling across..

February 2, 2009

Rosy revenues revealed in Google Q4 financials

Search engine Google remains buoyant with increased profits in the last quarter of 2008

January 15, 2009

Clientwatch: ShopLaptop contract win in the news

Crain’s Manchester Business have picked up on our recent acquisition of the contract to provide..

January 14, 2009

Yahoo to appoint Carol Bartz as new CEO

As reported by the Wall Street Journal, it looks like Carol Bartz will replace Jerry Yang as the..

January 13, 2009

theEword wins new marketing and development contract

theEword is proud to announce the details of its latest success story – the launch of new laptop..

January 2, 2009

Happy New Year

All of us at theEword would like to wish our clients and associates the very best for the New..

December 18, 2008

Google Zeitgeist: what does it mean?

After our post revealing the Google Zeitgeist 2008, we thought we’d take a closer look at the..

December 4, 2008

New vacancies announced at theEword

Just like the hardy little leaf on our website home page, theEword is always growing. The second..

December 4, 2008

How-Do you do?

You may have noticed that we’ve recently taken on some new members of staff, who we unveiled in..

November 20, 2008

Yang to leave Yahoo

It seems the commotion surrounding Yahoo’s various PPC and search market troubles will rumble on,..

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November 10, 2008

Google gets cold feet over Yahoo search ads deal

The much-discussed agreement that would have seen Google provide PPC advertising around Yahoo..

November 7, 2008

New senior developer joins theEword team

All the valuable online marketing work theEword does with SEO and PPC campaigns would count for..

November 4, 2008

PPC is fastest-growing advertising medium

New research claims PPC growth set to continue into 2009

October 24, 2008

Microsoft to lead expo on SEO, PPC and search

The keynote event at the London leg of this year’s Search Marketing Expo will be delivered by..

September 9, 2006

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