Think You Can Trust Facebook? Check Out These Spying Techniques It’s Already Patenting

This analysis by the New York Times of seven 'creepy' patents lodged by Facebook may disturb you. These patents include Facebook using your smartphone's camera and microphone to actively monitor your emotions

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3 Sure Ways to Lose Digital Shoppers

Show them “too many” ads.Don’t save their information — make them re-enter it.Complicate the purchase process — and double-down on shipping prices.Oh, we could go on, but you get the picture.

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Google’s ongoing fight against spam

Last week Google revealed they sent out 6 million manual action messages to websites caught trying to manipulate search ranking by violating Google's guidelines in 2017.Google's algorithms detect the vast

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What do the latest trends in video mean for marketers?

What does Meeker’s report have to say about the state of online video in 2018, and what new opportunities does video in 2018 present for marketers?Read more... More Search Marketing News Google Shopping

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Browsing in incognito mode isn’t nearly as private as you think

An unpleasant reality is that porn-related queries are some of the top searches done on Google. Therefore, this recent story by The Guardian may have given some people a panic attack when they realised

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Google Chrome dropping green ‘Secure’ lock on HTTPS sites

Google's push for websites to become secure is clearly working & HTTPS secure websites have become the new norm. Today more than 8 out of 10 webpages visited by people using Google's Chrome browser

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