4% of the Google index hit by de-indexing bug, Moz data shows

Now that the Google de-indexing issue is resolved, how bad was it? Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

3 in 5 Americans don’t trust Facebook to protect their data, poll says

A whopping 60 percent of people in a new poll say they don’t trust Facebook to protect their data. The poll comes courtesy of NBC News and the Wall Street Journal, which also found that more than half of Americans view aspects of Facebook and social media in general in a negative light.  SEE ALSO: […]

The Internet Archive has uploaded 450,000 songs collected before Myspace’s massive data loss

Last month, it became widely known that Myspace has lost much of the user data uploaded to it before 2016, including potentially millions of music tracks from between 2003 to 2015. This is a significant loss for people who may not have used the site anymore, but took for granted that it would remain an […]

Google data shows Page Speed update resulted in 15-20% speed increases among slower sites

Webmasters, developers, SEOs and site owners took notice and the results are in: The web is faster, according to Google. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

Facebook removes user data exposed on Amazon’s servers

Facebook said that it removed public databases containing user data on AWS servers after a cybersecurity firm discovered millions of exposed records.Read More Social – VentureBeat

All Google Ads attribution reports will soon include cross-device conversion data

Make note, the change takes effect May 1. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

Report: Grindr’s Chinese owner Kunlun is selling the dating app after CFIUS raised personal data concerns

Grindr, the popular dating app for gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people, looks like it might be changing hands again, a year after it was acquired at a valuation of $ 245 million. According to a report in Reuters, Grindr’s owner Kunlun is looking for a buyer of the company after the Committee on Foreign […]

5 additional data blending examples for smarter SEO insights

Once you preprocess columns to consistent formatting, additional data blending options include prioritizing pages with search clicks, mining internal site search for content gaps, analyzing traffic issues with 404 pages and more. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search […]

The Online Advertising Landscape in 2019 [Data]

Advertising is not always the easiest endeavor. We hear it from our customers every day. And one of the biggest pain points we hear among our small business clientele is a sheer lack of healthy modeling. How are my peers and competitors structuring their accounts? In which channels are they allocating spend? Do they have […]

LinkedIn taps Bing search data for interest targeting

Advertisers can reach audiences based on business-oriented content they’ve engaged with on Bing. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing