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Weekly SEO Video recap on Google Maps algorithm update, AMP stats, AdWords updates & Bing growth https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dl-PQNEGf7U & text version at https://www.seroundtable.com/video-07-22-2016-22423.html
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I've done this combo for 6 years and dozens of training videos. Works great. Buy a Kodak Zi8 camera (Ebay $50) and use your $20 wired mike. The Zi8 is HD and so you can plug it into your computer to download the shots. Very easy to use. 
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I am now seeing the new Google Analytics user interface, are you?
A couple weeks ago, we reported that some users were seeing the new Google Analytics design. It was a cleaner look as we described back then.Well, now not only am I seeing more and more users reporti
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Yes, from today only +Barry Schwartz.
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Fancy new Google London office with weird black steel stairways and runners.
The folks at Design Week wrote an article about the new Google London office. Here is a photo they shared on Twitter of the black steel stair case like look like scary connections between the various
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I applied to get my Twitter account verified and it took just a few hours.
Twitter announced the other day that they are now allowing anyone to apply to have their accounts verified. Before, there was no way to get request to be verified on Twitter - you just had to wait or
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So now you are a public figure! What reason you gave to convince them you are worthy +Barry Schwartz ?
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What a horrible user experience here by Google, sending local searchers to empty SinglePlatform pages. Hat tip +Eric Wu 
Eric Wu started noticing many local knowledge box results on Google link to URLs that have little to no information provided by SinglePlatform. He posted a screen shot on Twitter which I can replicat
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So Google shared an AMP case study for +Washington Post but it didn't really share traffic data or CTR. So I pulled out my data from about 10M impressions from Google Search Console and shared it.
So yesterday, Google released a case study for the AMP site based on the Washington Post stats. So I wanted to take a look at traffic using Google Search Console and share my results with you. In sh
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Bing Ads allows quicker rejection exceptions now.
Bing announced you can now request ad exceptions on ad rejections on the whole group level, as opposed to individual ads.Here is a screen shot on how to specifically request the ad exception at the gr
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Google AMP Ads i.e. A4A are quick
Google announced this week they have published the AMP version of how they should handle ads on AMP, also known as A4A.Google said: It is early days for AMP for ads, or A4A, but after announcing the e
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Annoying competitor keeps reporting your site as spam to Google? Don't worry, it doesn't automatically drop your rankings says Google's +John Mueller 
Google's John Mueller answered a question on Twitter on spam report. The question was what happens when a competitor of yours continues to report your site as spam. John Mueller implied you do not h
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Google has imported call conversions for AdWords now.
Google announced that advertisers can now import their call conversion data into AdWords starting today - well, it is rolling out over the next few weeks.Google explains
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Check out the new Google speed test feature in the search results. I can use it myself.
Three weeks ago I reported Google was testing a speed test feature in their search results, like Bing launched earlier. But now, it seems I am able to replicate this myself in some browsers.While at
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Can't say it's really accurate. I get two different dl/uld speeds on goodness Google's test and Speedtest app.
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The is one big search box stuck in a picture frame Google!
Skolafund posted a picture on Twitter of their visit to the Google Malaysia office. It seems at the office is a massive picture frame and inside it is a artful rendering of the Google Malaysia home p
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  • Search Engine Roundtable
    Executive Editor, 2003 - present
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    News Editor, 2009 - present
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    CEO, 1994 - present
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Barry Schwartz is Search Engine Land's News Editor and has covered search news for over five years. Barry also maintains the Search Engine Roundtable, his own search blog that tracks discussions at the most active search engine forums. As the host of Search Marketing Expo Israel and a speaker at many search marketing conferences, Barry is always on top of the most important topics in search. He also was the former News Editor at Search Engine Watch, hosts a weekly video cast named Search Buzz Recap and is a moderator at several popular search marketing forums.

Barry is often quoted in publications such as Forbes, Reuters, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Bloomberg, News.com, Publish and more. With five years of writing about search marketing tips and how search engines work, Barry has been called the hardest working blogger in search. Barry maintains a personal blog named Cartoon Barry and can be followed on Twitter here.

Mr. Schwartz is the CEO of RustyBrick, a New York Web service firm specializing in customized online technology that helps companies decrease costs and increase sales. RustyBrick sells custom web software including advanced e-commerce, custom content management systems, social networking sites, CRM applications, custom web-based business software, iPhone applications and much more.

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    Marketing Research, 1999 - 2002
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