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Google Posts now gives museums, movies, musicians & sports groups dedicated space in search

Program opens in US and Brazil. Expansion is a sign Google no longer sees it as just an experiment. The post Google Posts now gives museums, movies, musicians & sports groups dedicated space in search appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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DMOZ has officially closed after nearly 19 years of humans trying to organize the web

The closure marks the final end of a chapter of humans trying to organize the web. The post DMOZ has officially closed after nearly 19 years of humans trying to organize the web appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Google Home gets ‘Beauty & The Beast’ promo, but Google says it’s not an ad

Appears to be the first-ever commercialization of Google's home assistant product. The post Google Home gets ‘Beauty & The Beast’ promo, but Google says it’s not an ad appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Google launches new effort to flag upsetting or offensive content in search

Using data from human "quality raters," Google hopes to teach its algorithms how to better spot offensive and often factually incorrect information. The post Google launches new effort to flag upsetting or offensive content in search appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Your guide to using Google Assistant and the Google search app on Android & iPhone

Google Assistant is coming widely to Android phones. Here's how to use it and other ways to Google on your smartphone -- even for iPhone users. The post Your guide to using Google Assistant and the Google search app on Android & iPhone appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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FAQ: How to get Google Assistant on your Android phone

Google Assistant is officially available for many Android phones now, but the rollout will take time. The post FAQ: How to get Google Assistant on your Android phone appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Google’s “One True Answer” problem — when featured snippets go bad

Obama's planning a coup? Women are evil? Several presidents were in the KKK? Republicans are Nazis? Google can go spectacularly wrong with some of its direct answers. The post Google’s “One True Answer” problem — when featured snippets go bad appeared first on Search Engine...

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Using AMP? A known bug is probably screwing up your Google Analytics

Issue can cause visitors to be overcounted, single sessions to be divided into separate ones, and more. The post Using AMP? A known bug is probably screwing up your Google Analytics appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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RIP DMOZ: The Open Directory Project is closing

As of March 14, DMOZ will no longer be available. The post RIP DMOZ: The Open Directory Project is closing appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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No more free ride: Wall Street Journal pulls content out of Google’s “First Click Free” program

WSJ move might cause other publishers to remove content from Google's program, if it turns out "Subscription" label doesn't hurt conversions. The post No more free ride: Wall Street Journal pulls content out of Google’s “First Click Free” program appeared first on Search Engine...

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