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Google hit with largest-ever $5 billion antitrust penalty in Android case

It’s the largest antitrust fine ever imposed by the European Commission (EC) and nearly double the last antitrust fine Google received over alleged abuses in shopping search. Earlier today, the EC announced a €4.3 billion (roughly $5 billion) penalty and...

/ July 18, 2018

How to be proactive and prevent a negative SEO campaign — Part 3

In previous articles, we discussed what is and isn’t negative SEO and how to determine if you’ve actually been hit by negative SEO. With the basics out of the way, it’s now time to look at how you can keep your...

/ July 18, 2018

Ask an SMXpert – Google Tag Manager

The Ask an SMXpert series continues the questions and answer (Q&A) segment held during sessions at SMX London. Today’s Q&A is from the Google Tag Manager Can do WHAT session with Stephanie Wallace and Tom Bennet. Tom Bennet Question:  What are...

/ July 18, 2018

Google My Business listings: 5 frequently asked questions

One of the best ways to get local rankings is by claiming and optimizing your Google My Business (GMB) listing. Not only does your Google My Business listing increase your chances of showing up in the Google Local 3-pack, but...

/ July 18, 2018

Marketing Day: Amazon Prime Day, Twitter takes a hit & more

Here’s our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. From Marketing Land: Report: After purging locked accounts from follower lists, Twitter’s own account takes the biggest hit Jul...

/ July 17, 2018

Amazon trumpets Prime Day success despite myriad glitches and problems

The 36-hour e-commerce bacchanal called Prime Day got off to a rocky start yesterday afternoon, with glitches and crashes that frustrated many shoppers. People were still receiving error messages late into last night. Today, all seems to be running smoothly...

/ July 17, 2018

Rent, buy or train? How to accelerate strategic marketing operations

Let’s face it — building a marketing operations (MO) function is hard. Building a world-class marketing operations function is even harder. What makes this so challenging is finding the right people with the right skill sets to build a strategic...

/ July 17, 2018

Connect with passionate marketers — rates increase next week!

There are others like you. We’ve met tens of thousands of them. People who share your passion for harnessing the potential of modern marketing and marketing technologies. People who implement best practices… and occasionally color outside the lines to get...

/ July 17, 2018