Ahrefs Launching Yep, a Content Creator and Privacy Focused Search Engine

Ahrefs, the company known for making SEO tools, is getting into the search engine game with Yep, a search engine focused on privacy and content creators.

Privacy-Focused Tech Companies Call for Ban on ‘Surveillance-Based Advertising’

A group of tech companies with a history of protecting user privacy is calling for a ban on “surveillance-based advertising.”

Brave Search Enters Public Beta

Brave has opened its search engine beta to the world, following an invite-only early access.

Google’s June 2021 Core Update Rollout is Complete

Google’s June 2021 Core Update has rolled out, as of June 12, bringing the latest changes to Google’s search algorithm.

Google Rolling Out June 2021 Core Update

Google is rolling out the latest updated to its search engine algorithm, and webmasters the world over are anxiously waiting.

Microsoft Bing’s Content Submission API Now in Public Beta

Microsoft has moved its Bing Content Submission API into beta, after two years of private beta.

Google and Microsoft Square Off Over News Industry

Google and Microsoft are duking it out over the future of the news industry, at a time when both companies are under scrutiny.

Microsoft Supports Australian Law Google Is Fighting

Microsoft has come out in full support of a law that could prompt Google to pull out of Australia.

Microsoft Bing Eyes Opportunity As Google Threatens Australian Exit

As Google threatens to pull its search engine from the Australian market, Microsoft sees an opportunity, even meeting with the Australian PM.

DuckDuckGo Hits 100 Million Daily Searches

Privacy-oriented search engine DuckDuckGo has crossed a major threshold, passing 100 million daily searches.

Google Improved Index Coverage Report

Google has rolled out an update to its Index Coverage report, bringing some significant improvements based on user feedback.

Google Rolls Out Business Messaging In Google Maps

Google has unveiled a significant update to Google Maps, allowing businesses to reply to customers directly within the application.

WSJ: Google Deal With Apple Worth $13 Billion A Year

Google may be paying Apple as much as $13 billion per year to be the default search engine for the Safari web browser which is included on all Apple devices.

Google Alters Search Algorithm Ahead of US Election

Google is making some major changes to how its search engine operates as the US prepares for the election in November.

Is Apple Working On Its Own Search Engine?

Reports indicate Apple may be working on its own search engine, a move that would have far-reaching repercussions.

Mozilla’s Firefox Quantum Aims to Dethrone Google Chrome as Fastest Internet Browser

Google Chrome, the leading U.S. browser at the moment, is about to face some serious competition up ahead. Mozilla just unveiled an improved version of its browser called the Firefox Quantum touted to be drastically faster than its predecessor and…

Google Introduces ‘Trending Searches’ and ‘Instant Answers’ to iOS App

Google is giving users of Apple products greater functionality with the addition of Twitter-like features in a recent update to its iOS app. The mobile version of the search engine which was introduced in its Android app last year, now…

Yandex Offers Search Refiners To Help Archive Search Goals

Yandex now offers search refiners to help web users achieve their search goals. The new functionality appears right below Yandex’s search bar in response to unspecified queries, helping users to instantly refine their searches. Those searching for “blueberry”, for instance,…

Baidu: Chinese People Can’t Spell Google

Baidu is on a mission to take over the world, but seriously, who isn’t? There’s only a couple markets in the world where Google is present, but not dominant and they include China, South Korea, and Russia. Actually it should…

Google Being Challenged By Italian Professor

The man who helped inspire Google has created a new search engine that will directly compete with the search engine giant. Massimo Marchiori, an Italian computer science professor, launched Volunia to a select group of users on Monday. It’s an…