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Yesterday, Google Ads users noticed an alert in the service interface that reports for the period from April 30 to May 1 of PST contain incorrect data. Later, the Google Ads team posted the following message on the Google Ads Developer blog : “On May 1, at about 17:00 PST (3:00 on May 2 in Moscow), a failure occurred, which led to the fact that reports for April 30 and May 1 contain incorrect data. This bug has affected all of the Google Ads interfaces, including data uploaded through ...
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Google is preparing to launch a special version of the censored search for China. The new search engine under the pilot name Dragonfly will not search for sites and search queries that are contrary to the   policies of the Chinese authorities. According to sources at Google, work on this project has been going on since spring of last year and has accelerated significantly since the meeting of the head of Google, Sundar Pichai, with top government officials in China in December 2017. Dragon...
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Hosting provider and domain registrar GoDaddy has disabled more than 15,000 subdomains that were used as part of a massive spam operation designed to attract users to pages selling fake products. Users received an email with a product advertisement. If they clicked on links in a letter, they would end up on one of the subdomains created on legitimate websites – without the knowledge of their owners. Among the products advertised through these subdomains were supplements to improve brain fun...
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In 2019, voice search became less popular among users. This is evidenced by the results of the next annual study of Stone Temple. 1000 people took part in the survey. Respondents were asked to rank the proposed search tools. Final rating: Mobile browser. Search engine application. Search string in the smartphone. Voice search. Messenger (to ask a friend). As we can see, this year voice search takes only the fourth position in the rating. For comparison, in 2018 he was in third place. At t...
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Yandex, in conjunction with the First Advertising Discounter indoor advertising operator, launches advertising on digital screens in the Verny retail chain stores in Moscow and the Moscow Region. Today, advertisers can advertise on 400 such surfaces. Advertisers can now automatically buy ad impressions for the target audience at the time of its presence on the trading floor, just as it does online. Vertical screens are installed in the sales areas of the Verny chain stores and in the checkout ...
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On Wednesday, March 27, Google CEO Sundar Pichai met with US President Donald Trump to discuss contracts and current partnerships with the US government. Both sides were satisfied with the outcome of the meeting. “I just met with Sundar Pichai, president of Google. He strongly stated that he was fully committed to the US military forces, and not to the Chinese military. We also discussed political justice and other things Google can do for our country. The meeting ended very well! ”Tr...
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Do you want to add spaces or indents for paragraphs in WordPress? The main part of your texts on the site is left justified, but sometimes you may need to add indents for the first line of the paragraph to improve the readability of the text. In this article, we will show you how easy it is to add indents for paragraphs in WordPress. Method 1: Use The Buttons To Add Indents In The Visual Editor By default, most WordPress themes will display paragraphs aligned to the left. If you want to indent...
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During the last hangout for webmasters, Google employee John Muller answered a question about using the URL Settings tool. So, one of the webmasters asked whether Google takes into account these settings, or they are needed only for site owners. In response, Muller assured that the settings made using this tool are indeed taken into account, but webmasters often make mistakes. He said that search engineers sometimes even ask the Google Webmasters team to contact site owners to correct errors ...
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On March 22, the visual search engine Pinterest submitted an official application for an initial public offering (IPO). According to Bloomberg , during the IPO, the company can raise about $ 1.5 billion and get a valuation of $ 12 billion. As previously reported, Pinterest plans to enter the IPO in mid-April. In the application, the company also disclosed the latest statistics on the service. So, at the end of 2018, the monthly Pinterest audience was 265 million people against 216 million a...
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Recently, one of our readers asked how you can exclude categories from the navigation menu on the fly if there are no entries in the category. In this article we will show how to implement our plans. For this solution we will use the wp_get_nav_menu_items filter and the global $ wpdb object [ codex ]. They will help us remove empty terms from any taxonomies. The wp_get_nav_menu_items filter is applied to the array of menu items in the wp_get_nav_menu_items () [ codex ] func...
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