ComScore reports that, for the first time ever, the amount users who use the internet exclusively on mobile devices has exceeded the amount of users who exclusively use desktop devices. However, it’s important to note that this does not mean the the internet is being accessed more frequently on mobile overall. This data only tracks users who exclusively use one type of device. The report indicates that there is quite a bit of crossover from people who use both types of devices. Even with that being the case, this is still a significant milestone and represents how far mobile has […]The post Mobile-Only Internet Users Surpass Desktop-Only Users For First Time Ever by @mattsouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Google is striving to surface even more useful content for Android users, as today the company announced new Google Now cards from 70 additional app partners. Google Now is a predictive search tool integrated into the Android operating system that tracks important information about its users, and surfaces it when they need it most. For example — getting a flight booking confirmation in Gmail will trigger Google Now to remember when your upcoming flight is, and alert you beforehand whether it’s delayed, canceled, or on time. Now that same kind of functionality is going to work with even more apps […]The post Google Now for Android Gets 70 New App Integrations, More Predictive Search Functions by @mattsouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Call Only Campaigns are quick to set up and can boost conversions. This is a tutorial with screenshots on how to get started with call only campaigns.The post How to Set Up Call-Only Campaigns for Local Businesses by @Rocco_Zebra_Adv appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
The Supreme Court heard historic arguments on April 28 over the right of gay and lesbian couples to marry.Same-sex couples can now marry in 36 states and the District of Columbia, but the court is determining whether these unions should be allowed in all 50 states. Couples from four states — Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Tennessee — are challenging their states’ laws that either ban or refuse to recognize their marriages.In its most basic form, the court is weighing this question: Do states’ prohibitions against same-sex marriages violate the 14th Amendment’s guarantee of equal protection under the law? (A second argument centered on whether states that ban gay marriage have to recognize those marriages performed in other states.) Read more…More about Gay Rights, Gay Marriage, Same Sex Marriage, Supreme Court, and Scotus
Facebook made two major updates to their messaging services: one allows you to make video calls and the other allows you to call people or businesses from Facebook.The post Facebook Introduces “Hello” and Video Calling for Messenger by @thebigdebowski appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Storytelling is so powerful that it’s been around for over 40,000 years. So how can you use storytelling to engage and persuade your website visitors?The post How to Engage and Persuade People Through Storytelling by @neilpatel appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
When you’re strapped for resources and low on capital, growth hacking is your best option. However, not every strategy works and it’s important to play follow the leader to see how successful companies have done it in the past.The post Growth Hack Your Company With These 8 Tricks by @LarryAlton3 appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
After the insanity and body-swapping that was last week’s Orphan Black Season 3 premiere, this week seems a little dull in comparison. But on the other hand, it’s entirely clear that yet another storm is brewing This week’s episode featured Sarah playing house with Cal and showed Helena’s shocking whereabouts, but the biggest moments were actually with the Project Castor clones See also: ‘Orphan Black’ Season 3 premiere featured a crazy good clone impersonation Just as we started to learn more about the mysterious guys, one of them met a tragic end, one swore off his allegiance to the rest of his brothers, and another held Kira at gunpoint. And that was after two of them tried to “share” an unsuspecting woman, who then led Art and Sarah straight to their trail Read more…More about Television, Entertainment, Tv, Recaps, and Orphan Black
Going to the gym can be a little intimidating — especially if your personal trainer happens to be channeling the King of Pop himself Trainer Trent Ruban decided to kick things up a notch at Goodlife Fitness’ 36 anniversary party in Kitchener, Ontario, and proceeded to bust out some pretty sweet Michael Jackson-esque moves to “The Way You Make Me Feel” while simultaneously running on a treadmill. Ruban even added in some acrobatics to his fancy footwork, much to the delight of his audience. Perhaps Ruban should reconsider his career as a personal trainer and look into being a pop star instead? Read more…More about Michael Jackson, Dance, Watercooler, Videos, and Trainer