How to get the best visibility for your PPC ads in the run-up to Black Friday

In the run-up to Black Friday and the holiday shopping season, retailers are competing like crazy to attract the eyeballs of as many paying consumers as possible through paid search advertising. But how well is it paying off?

Here’s how to get executives excited about SEO

As an SEO expert at your company – maybe the only SEO expert – you may find yourself needing to persuade executives to invest more in your company’s SEO practices. Here are four practices you should use to your advantage when trying to win executive support for your proposals.

4 safe search engines for kids

If you’re a parent, teacher or child development professional looking for an age-appropriate and safe search engine, where should you turn? We round up 4 great options, along with some general pointers on how to enhance children’s experience of browsing the internet.

Google Shopping: What do marketers need to know about the latest updates?

In the battle with Amazon, Google is betting on its Shopping services to attract merchants and customers alike. A raft of product announcements has arrived just in time for the holiday season, including new ad formats and AdWords reports. What do marketers need to know, and will these new products be enough to take market share back from Amazon?

What do you need to know about Chinese search engine Sogou?

A few days ago, the news emerged that Chinese search engine Sogou is aiming to raise up to $585 million in a U.S. IPO. The news has caused a stir among those keeping an eye on the Chinese tech space; but for those of us who might not be up on the state of search in China, what do you need to know about Sogou? And what does a Sogou IPO mean for the wider search industry?

Pinterest, Google or Bing: Who has the best visual search engine?

Visual search engines will be at the center of the next phase of evolution for the search industry, with Pinterest, Google, and Bing all announcing major developments recently. How do they stack up today, and who looks best placed to offer the best visual search experience?