DuckDuckGo Now Handles 40 Million Searches a Day via @MattGSouthern

DuckDuckGo was recently profiled in the New York Times, where it was revealed the search engine is now handling around 40 million searches a day. At last count, in January 2019, DuckDuckGo was serving around 34 million searches a day. This continues the steady growth of the niche, privacy-focused search engine. Growth has tripled over … Continue reading DuckDuckGo Now Handles 40 Million Searches a Day via @MattGSouthern

Twitter to Show the Profiles of New Followers in the Notifications Tab via @MattGSouthern

ADVERTISEMENT Twitter will show profiles of new followers in the notifications tab, letting users easily learn more about who’s following them. In addition, users can follow other users directly from the notification screen. Just got a new follower? Starting today, we’ll show their profile in your notifications. Wanna follow them back? Just tap that follow … Continue reading Twitter to Show the Profiles of New Followers in the Notifications Tab via @MattGSouthern

19 of the Best Landing Page Design Examples You Need to See in 2019

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How do you convince your visitors to take the plunge on your website? There are so many elements that a top-notch landing page needs, and making those elements the "best" they can be often depends on what your landing page goals are. Take form length, for example. It's just one of the many components you … Continue reading 19 of the Best Landing Page Design Examples You Need to See in 2019

A Simple Guide to Marketing ROI [Formula & Examples]

Whenever you launch a new marketing campaign, you should test whether the cost of the project is helping or hurting your company. To determine something's profitability, many marketers look at ROI -- or return on investment. At the most basic level, ROI compares the amount of money you spend on a project with the amount … Continue reading A Simple Guide to Marketing ROI [Formula & Examples]

Instagram Expands its Test of Removing Like Counts via @MattGSouthern

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ADVERTISEMENT Instagram has expanded its test of removing like counts and appears to have restricted the test even further by showing no likes at all. For the past several months, Instagram was running a test in Canada that hid likes from public view. However, you could still see who liked a post if you wanted … Continue reading Instagram Expands its Test of Removing Like Counts via @MattGSouthern

Seven Strategies Women Can Use to Navigate the Glass Cliff [Infographic]

Women have been talking about the glass ceiling for years ... but have you heard about the glass cliff? This phenomenon describes how women who do finally shatter the proverbial glass ceiling are promoted or appointed during times of company strife -- when risk of failure is greatest. Women have been working hard to close … Continue reading Seven Strategies Women Can Use to Navigate the Glass Cliff [Infographic]

5 Non-Spammy Link Building Tips that Work via @martinibuster

The bright side of a new link building project is you don’t have to burden yourself with old-school SEO. Throw on a leather sportcoat, put on the business suit. Anything but the SEO tracksuit. Cultivating natural citations that are given without asking is outside of the link building mainstream. It doesn’t have to be that … Continue reading 5 Non-Spammy Link Building Tips that Work via @martinibuster

5% of Google My Business Listing Views Result in a Customer Action via @MattGSouthern

A new study of 45,000 local businesses reveals how customers are finding and interacting with Google My Business listings. New research from BrightLocal explores Google My Business insights trends for 36 different industries across 4 countries. The study aims to establish benchmarks for profile views, searches, actions, photos, calls, and overall growth. Here are some … Continue reading 5% of Google My Business Listing Views Result in a Customer Action via @MattGSouthern

Google Explains the Process for Rolling Out Changes to Search Results via @MattGSouthern

Google’s Danny Sullivan explains how changes to search results are implemented in his latest article on the Google Search blog. Google has been busy making changes, the article reveals, as over 3,200 changes were made to its search systems last year alone. Contrary to what some believe, Google does not make manual changes to search … Continue reading Google Explains the Process for Rolling Out Changes to Search Results via @MattGSouthern

Google to Discontinue the AdSense App for iOS and Android via @MattGSouthern

Google is deprecating the AdSense app for iOS and Android in the coming months. By the end of 2019, the apps will be completely removed from all app stores. As Google discontinues the AdSense app, improvements will be rolling out to the AdSense mobile web interface. So there will be a better mobile browser experience … Continue reading Google to Discontinue the AdSense App for iOS and Android via @MattGSouthern