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Love these.  Stickers with a real purpose from +Estimote  iBeacons
 
Got my +Estimote  stickers! These are not your ordinary stickers. Beacon based stickers ;-) 
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I love the idea! But I'm not an app developer and have intention of learning. Looks like all they're providing are the SDKs. Do you see anything like a consumer-facing choose your own adventure-style app interface to go with this?
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Great responsive design presentation and Q&A with Google's very own webmaster +Rupert Breheny and Google's +John Mueller - excellent presentation. 
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It was such a treat to be in there! Great share, +Barry Schwartz. 
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Be prepared, this Googlebomb on Google Maps that is forcing Google to release a new algorithm must have some sort of impact on normal local businesses and how they rank after this rolls out.  So be prepared. 
I assume most of you have been seeing all the buzz around Google Maps showing racists search results. We covered it a lot at Search Engine Land and Google has issued an apology last night blaming cro
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Barclays comes up in the answers box and #1 organic result in Google UK. Nice work! 
We know that Google typically does not want brands in Google Answer results for generic non-branded queries. But it comes up all the time. I can't cover all the examples all the time but this one I
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They also got the largest fine of any UK bank for rate fixing.
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Google tells webmasters, you won't be getting an automated action viewer any time soon. Came via +Gary Illyes so I had to use the Dikembe Mutombo finger wave. 
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Are Google's data centers aging and getting slower? 
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That was... Not nice...
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Thx +Barry Schwartz​ as every week, and Y'Shar Ko'ach for +Search Marketing Expo (SMX)​ Israel, it's an extremely important event. Happy Shavu'ot
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Love how Google (and also Bing) are ramping up their understanding of content within Apps. Now, baked into Google Search Console Search Analytics report and a new alpha Fetch as Google - you can learn more about how searchers discover and see your app content. 
Google announced this morning that native Android Apps that participate in Google's App Indexing now will show data in the Google Search Console (formerly known as Google Webmaster Tools).So now, you
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Neat new Google AdWords ad format for local businesses. 
Google announced a new ad format for searches done in the format of [nearby X], for example, [nearby auto repair], where it would show click-to-call and directions directly on your mobile device. Her
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Nice, thanks
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Pic of the Google London office lounge via +Daniel Waisberg 
Daniel Waisberg from Google London shared a picture of a nice looking lounge at the Google London office. This is one of many, you can see the TV with a Chromecast and a bunch of cosy things around i
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Watch Google's +John Mueller tell webmasters if they have a Penguin or other algorithmic penalty on their site.  
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Google social profile links even when logged out. Is this new? Via +Pedro Dias 
I honestly didn't know and don't know if this is new. I know Google has shown social profile links in the knowledge graph box since November of last year. But I didn't know if it was shown only whil
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  • Search Engine Roundtable
    Executive Editor, 2003 - present
  • Search Engine Land
    News Editor, 2009 - present
  • RustyBrick
    CEO, 1994 - present
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Search Geek & CEO of RustyBrick
Introduction

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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  • Baruch College
    Marketing Research, 1999 - 2002
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