DOJ antitrust suit: Google uses contracts, market power to neutralize rivals

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Google confirms it doesn’t index passages separately

Google now “consider passages from pages as an additional ranking factor.” Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

Video: Mike Blumenthal on Google Maps spam resource issues

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Google: BERT now used on almost every English query

Google announced numerous improvements made to search over the year and some new features coming soon. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

Google Search gets deeper into the ‘real-world’ with Busyness, Duplex and AR in Maps

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Google tests local ads in Maps auto-suggest results

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Meet Google Analytics 4: Google’s vision for the future of analytics

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How Google indexes passages of a page and what it means for SEO

Google will begin passage based indexing later this year for English languages. It is a ranking change, not an indexing change. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

How to Bid Like a Pro in Google Ads (in a Fraction of the Time)

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Google search quality guidelines update breaks down dictionary and encyclopedia results and more

Google added a new section for rating dictionary and encyclopedia results for different queries, emphasizes the importance of understanding the user intent and query. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing