Survey: Less Than A Quarter of SEOs Have Implemented AMP

SEO PowerSuite released results from a survey of SEOs, finding that only 23% have begun to implement Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) on their mobile sites, though a third plan to do so within the next six months. Google began showing…

eBay Announces Update On USPS Package Pickups

eBay made a quick announcement regarding USPS package pickups in light of recent changes made by the Postal Service. In a brief post, the company said: Sellers can now schedule a pickup on First-Class Package Service without having to choose…

Google Aims New Six-Second Bumper Ads At ‘Snackable Videos’

Google just announced a new six-second video ad format called Bumper Ads, which it will sell through the AdWords auction on a CPM basis. The ads, the company says, are ideal for driving incremental reach and frequency on mobile, where…

Soon, Users Won’t Be Notified About All Your Live Facebook Videos

Since Facebook has given pages the ability to stream live video whenever they feel like it, they’ve also been notifying users when pages they like go live. If you’re one of those pages, this has been kind of a godsend,…

eBay: We Fixed That ‘Free Shipping’ Glitch

Earlier this month, we reported on a glitch in eBay’s mobile apps that was telling buyers that some items had free shipping even when the seller had not indicated that they did. This, according to some, had been happening for…

Outsourcing The Development Of Your App? Google Has Some Advice For You.

Google has a new Outsourcing Playbook available for companies who are outsourcing the development of an Android app. The guide explores topics like pitfalls to avoid, things to do to make the app successful, and how to choose a software…

Study Finds Consumer-Generated Content Boosts Conversions, Revenue

Bazaarvoice has some new research out looking at how brands and retailers drive business value with consumer-generated content (CGC). This includes reviews, questions and answers, social media posts, pictures, videos, and chat comments. According to the report, brands and retailers…

AdWords Account Managers Get New Alerting Framework

Google announced a new Alerting Framework for AdWords to help account managers (particularly those managing multiple accounts) quickly solve issues and maintain ad quality. The framework can download AdWords report data, combine it with other data feeds, and process it…

Upcoming Marketing Webinars From Facebook Cover Important Topics

Facebook announced eight upcoming webinars tackling various aspects of marketing with Facebook, Instagram, and Messenger. A couple of them are this week. On Tuesday, April 26, they’re hosting one on running campaigns across Facebook, Instagram, and the Audience Network, with…

Google Is Hosting Workshops Across the Country For National Small Business Week

National Small Business Week is May 1 – 7, and Google is offering workshops all over the country to give business owners advice about the online elements of running their businesses. If you can’t make it to one, they’ll also…