Archive for Search

Are You Ready for Voice Search?

Are you tired of hearing about the importance of voice search? I wish I could tell you not to worry, that yours and all your clients’ websites are good to go, but I can’t.

In fact, a year ago or so, comScore predicted that 50% of all search queries will be voice search in 2020. Last year, KPCB’s 2017 Internet Trends Report revealed that 20% of searches on mobile were via voice, and 70% of those were in natural language.

Voice Search Stats 2017

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is growing in popularity, but it’s not just impacting algorithms (think RankBrain) or simple things such as a chatbots. Every day, households are purchasing the Amazon Echo, Google Home or similar devices. Visit LinkedIn to [read more].

A.I. Meets SEO: Google’s RankBrain Changes Search Again

Google RankBrain and SEOA.I, or Artificial Intelligence, may still seem like science fiction to you, but it is actually being used more and more to perform processes behind the scenes in this technology driven world. Case in point: Google’s RankBrain is where A.I. meets SEO. No, you didn’t just start reading a chapter from Star Trek, A.I. is real and it is becoming more a part of our lives each day. Foregoing any sort of formal announcement, Google’s Senior Research Scientist, Greg Corrado, casually mentioned it during a recent interview with Bloomberg. Visit Advice Interactive Group to learn [More].

Will Yahoo’s Partnership With Google Be Their 2nd Coming?

Yahoo Google Search PartnershipThis week Yahoo announced in their Third Quarter 2015 Results Report their new partnership with Google. This partnership allows Yahoo to display Google’s search results and ads in their search engine.

This isn’t the first time Yahoo has formed a relationship with other search engine providers. Back in 2010 Yahoo made a similar deal with Microsoft. At that time, Yahoo stopped using its own internal search technology and relied totally on Microsoft for search engine results and ads. The deal didn’t get the results Yahoo was hoping for and they slid from the number 2 spot in search engines to number 3. Visit Advice Interactive Group to read [More].

Why Optimizing for Facebook Search is Now Even More Important

facebook searchThe always evolving world of both search and social media has a new development. Facebook has improved the way we can search on their site. So, what does this change mean to you and your business? Let’s take a look and find out.

According to a blog post on Facebook’s newsroom page, search will become much easier and more useful to users looking to get the full scoop on a popular topic. These searches will include posts marked public as well as those from your personal friends and followers. Visit Rocks Digital to read [More]