Reddit CEO Steve Huffman held an AMA style update through a self-post on /r/announcements yesterday, October 26, 2016, to announce a handful of new things they are working on, and also answer some questions. One particular update was worth noting, as they appear to be launching ‘Interest Targeting’ into Reddit Ads, which would “allow advertisers to target audiences based on a handful of predefined interests (e.g. sports, gaming, music, etc.), which will be informed by which communities they frequent. A targeted ad is more relevant to users and more valuable to advertisers.” It doesn’t appear to be available in the Ad […]The post Reddit News: Interest Targeting Coming to Reddit Ads and Spoiler Tags by @brentcsutoras appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Follow live from San Francisco The SD card slot Photographers, prepare to get angry No escape key? The function keys may be deleted Fingerprint scanner Can we unlock it with our fingerprint? [View the story “Apple event, October 2016” on Storify]Apple event, October 2016 Storified by Mashable· Thu, Oct 27 2016 02:03:15 Read more… Prepare for all the Macs Oct 26, 2016 9:53 PM EDT / Jenni Ryall On Thursday, Apple will drop some new stuff. Most of that new stuff with be laptops. It’s been a long wait since the last significant Macbook launched, which was at the Spring 2015 event. According to Mashable’s deputy tech editor, Damon Beres, we will probably see a 13-inch Macbook Air and two different MacBook Pros (13- and 15-inch models). He’s a little bored by it really. But one thing that does look cool is the rumored Magic Toolbar. Why Apple’s big MacBook reveal will feel so damn boringWho cares about traditional computers anymore? Apple Insider reported the patent for the Magic Toolbar has been filed. The touch-sensitive OLED panel will apparently replace the row of keys at the top of the keyboard. If it’s our lucky day, Apple might even throw in a fingerprint sensor instead of the power button. All will be revealed on Thursday. So sit tight, come back at 10 a.m. PT and get ready for the Macs to roll on out. Well, look what came with the MacOS 10.12.1 update. Guess we’ll be getting a Magic Toolbar after all. https://t.co/1OTe5jU1Au https://t.co/v1EGo2d5IBLance Ulanoff Back in the air! See you in Cupertino. @ John F. Kennedy International Airport https://t.co/P4h9BjpDDfLance Ulanoff More about Macbook 2016, Apple Event 2016, Apple, Tech, and Gadgets
YouTube has added a new feature, End Screens, that lets you add a thumbnail overlay to promote your videos and playlists, encourage subscriptions, and more.The post YouTube End Screens Feature Now Available to All by @DannyNMIGoodwin appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Sucuri, a company that cleans over 500 hacked sites a day, has released a statement about new occurrences of a of certain type of SEO spam which involves maliciously installing subdirectories on WordPress websites. The idea behind this black hat scheme is to abuse the server resources and storage by installing spammy sites within a WordPress subdirectory. The spammy sites are usually promoting products, designer sunglasses for example, with the intent for the attacker to make affiliate income. What sets this tactic apart from other SEO hacked spam, such as malicious redirects or defacements, is that it doesn’t change the appearance of […]The post New Occurances of SEO Spam Discovered: Hacked Subdirectories on WordPress Sites by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Pretty much all smartphones now resemble iPhones. But in the future, all phones might look like Xiaomi’s newly announced Mi Mix concept phone, which will be available in China starting next month. The Mi Mix is garnering attention not because it’s designed by renowned French designer Philippe Starck or the fact that it’ll only cost about $520, but because it’s a glimpse of the future of phone design. SEE ALSO: Xiaomi is working on this super cool bezel-less ceramic phone The Mi Mix is also Xiaomi’s first real attempt at bucking the trend of simply copying Apple’s and Samsung’s phones and selling them for less, and innovating with hardware that challenges the status quo. Read more…More about Screens, Innovation, Samsung, Apple, and Smartphones
Google announced it is extending its efforts to make mobile tagging easier via Google Tag Manager with the support for Accelerated Mobile PagesThe post Google Tag Manager Gets More Mobile Support With AMP Containers by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Learn how to overcome the challenges of in-house SEOs in this exclusive interview.The post Challenges of Big Brand In-House SEOs: An Interview with Nakul Goyal appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
A large huntsman spider was caught carrying a dead mouse up a fridge in the middle of the night in Australia. The original video has since been viewed over 8 million times and the man who filmed it all, Jason Womal, says the spider is alive and well and has been named Hermie. Read more…More about Mashable Video, Huntsman Spider, Mouse, Spider, and Australia
A major redesign of the Bing Ads user interface will change the way you create new campaigns on the platform. Here’s what PPC marketers need to know.The post 7 Bing Ads Changes That PPC Marketers Need to Know by @DannyNMIGoodwin appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
An infographic of how much you should expect to pay for developing an app, along with the variable information you need to ask.The post How Much Does it Cost to Create an App? [INFOGRAPHIC] by @megcabrera appeared first on Search Engine Journal.