Location Data + Reviews: The 1–2 Punch of Local SEO

Posted by MiriamEllis My father, a hale and hearty gentleman in his seventies, simply won’t dine at a new restaurant these days before he checks its reviews on his cell phone. Your 23-year-old nephew, who travels around the country for his job as a college sports writer, has devoted 233 hours of his young life […]

Google’s Launched a New Data Visualization Tool, With GIFs as a Presentation Option

Google has launched a new data visualization tool to help highlight relevant points. Social Media Today RSS

Facebook Releases New Data on UK Facebook Usage Trends in Summer [Infographic]

Facebook has released a new infographic outlining how British users change their Facebook behavior in summer. Social Media Today RSS

Google launches Data GIF Maker to help storytellers convey information through animations

In an age of ubiquitous computing when we all have high-bandwidth video streaming capabilities in our pockets, the fact that the humble GIF continues to thrive is remarkable. But its success is testament to the 30-year-old file format’s continued support and its ability to convey information (and entertain) without requiring huge processing power. Indeed, GIFs continue […]

Prezi makes its first acquisition, snaps up Latvian data visualization startup Infogram

Prezi, the Hungarian startup behind the popular presentation software of the same name, has acquired Latvian infographics and data visualization company Infogram. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded out of Riga in 2012, Infogram offers a slick WYSIWYG editor that converts users’ data into infographics that can be published or embedded elsewhere. The […]

Uber app to display real-time public transit data so you can easily combine modes of transport

Uber has announced plans to make it easier for riders to keep tabs on transit options by displaying real-time public transport data directly within the Uber app. For this feature — available only in the Android Uber app for now — the ride-hailing giant has teamed up with Transit, a Canadian-headquartered urban transport information service that […]

Zomato agrees to hacker’s demand — will launch bug bounty program in exchange for stolen data deletion

Less than 24 hours after revealing a major security breach that compromised the accounts of millions of users, restaurant search service Zomato revealed that it has engaged with the hacker responsible and has agreed to meet certain conditions in exchange for the stolen data being removed from the dark web. To recap, India-based Zomato, which […]

[Reminder] Live webinar: Track, qualify & convert your leads using call and SMS data

Voice search now accounts for 20% of queries on Google’s mobile app and Android devices. Inbound call volume is continuing to increase even as messaging apps and chatbots become more popular. Facebook expects 37 billion call conversions by 2019, as social media’s share of mobile calls to… Please visit Search Engine Land for the full […]

SearchCap: Google AdWords ad rank, quality score data & SEO strategies

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post SearchCap: Google AdWords ad rank, quality score data & SEO strategies appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About […]

Track, Qualify & Convert Your Leads: Using Call and SMS Data to Drive New Customers

Voice search now accounts for 20% of queries on Google’s mobile app and Android devices. Inbound call volume is continuing to increase even as messaging apps and chatbots become more popular. Facebook expects 37 billion call conversions by 2019, as social media’s share of mobile calls to… Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. […]