Google Home Services Ads Beta Now Available

Google Home Services Ads Beta Now Available

Previously only available to select users, Home Services Ads are now available to businesses providing home services, or more specifically, all plumbers, locksmiths, house cleaners, and handyman services in the San Francisco bay area. Businesses who want to try it out can join the program here: google.com/homeserviceads.

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What is a Geo Modifier?

What is a Geo Modifier?

A geo modifier, also known as a geographic modifier, or geo tag, is a location specific keyword, typically used in addition to a search query of a local business or service, which communicates local intent to a search engine. An example of a geo modifier would be

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Living Alone in LA

Living Alone in LA

When I found out I’d been accepted for a film internship with the American Film Institute’s Directing Workshop for Women over the summer in Los Angeles, California, I was excited… and scared. But mostly scared. Because I didn’t know anyone in L.A., and I had never been

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Social Media in Presidential Campaigns

Social Media in Presidential Campaigns

These days everyone is on social media. Even presidential candidates. “[Candidates] use social media to try to generate attention, to push a particular story or agenda that they have,” said Jennifer Stromer-Galley, the author of Presidential Campaigning and the Internet Age. “They use social media to increase

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Funny Snapchat Users to Follow with Snapcodes

Funny Snapchat Users to Follow with Snapcodes

If you are looking for entertaining, amusing, funny Snapchat accounts to follow I’ve got you covered. Here’s a list which includes Snapcodes when possible. @mplatco Michael Platco is a Snapchat influencer, consultant, and artist. He draws funny snaps very often. His Snapchat username is mplatco. Here is

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Is Google Testing Bundled Search Results?

Is Google Testing Bundled Search Results?

Thursday, August 13, 2015 I noticed only what I could call “bundled” search results. The results were seen on desktop on Chrome in incognito. The results which were bundled were YouTube videos. The YouTube videos displayed directly above other page’s search results. Observations: The page, which would

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