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Google Has Now Indexed 100 Billion Pages Within Apps

Apps pose an existential problem for Google: They offer most things on our phone, without having to go through search.

But Google is swiftly jumping that hurdle, according to the executive running its search operation. 376 more words


Is your business showing up in Google Search?

If your business isn’t on Google, you’re missing a huge opportunity to market yourself for free as consumers may not even know you exist. Your reputation should be online via reviews, likes, shares and testimonials through Google, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and beyond. 147 more words


Now on Tap, Google's Mobile Search Trojan Horse, Is Out of the Gate

At its developer conference in May, Google unboxed Now on Tap, a feature that brings its mobile personal assistant and massive search database into apps. 235 more words


Google’s Mobilegeddon – Not the Disaster Some Anticipated

In April, an unprecedented event happened on the internet – Google started applying its mobile-friendly algorithm to rank search results. What made the event notable is the guidance provided by Google in the months leading up to the change. 466 more words


Google has many reasons to fear Facebook. Don’t count robbing its search business among them, yet. During Facebook’s second-quarter earnings call Wednesday, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the social network hosts more than 1.5 billion searches a day.  64 more words


China's Baidu, With Uber in Tow, Takes Search to the Offline World (Q&A)

In many ways, Baidu went through the same existential crisis three years ago that Google faces now. China’s population was coming online in droves, primarily through mobile phones.  1,466 more words


Google Hires Tech Team From Homejoy, Readies Leap Into Home Services Market

Google is preparing to stomp into yet another market: Home services. To do so, the search giant is scooping up the technical team behind Homejoy, the startup that connected online users with professional cleaners. 378 more words