Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web.

From Search Engine Land:

  • Google, Getty Images enter a multi-year global licensing partnership
    Feb 12, 2018 by Greg Sterling

    The deal effectively ends Getty’s European antitrust complaint against Google.

  • Monitoring web migrations: A checklist for moving from one site to another
    Feb 12, 2018 by Aleyda Solis

    Contributor Aleyda Solis walks through what to monitor during a web migration and explains how to fix issues so you don’t lose traffic and rankings.

  • RIP A/B Testing
    Feb 12, 2018 by Sponsored Content: Sentient Technologies

    Gather all ye family, friends, webmasters and digital marketing executives. We’ve come here to celebrate the life of the now outdated A/B Testing process, which has finally succumbed to the inefficiencies that have plagued its process. What was A/B? How many of us truly knew what A/B Testing was? Allow me to briefly introduce the […]

  • Winter Games doodle kicks off Google’s Doodle Snow Games
    Feb 9, 2018 by Amy Gesenhues

    Today’s doodle is the first doodle of a 17-day series celebrating the Winter Olympics.

Recent Headlines From Marketing Land, Our Sister Site Dedicated To Internet Marketing:

  • Pixability guarantees YouTube brand safety for advertisers
  • The power of shared beliefs: Market what you believe, not only what you do
  • How should retailers respond to Amazon Go? 7 experts weigh in
  • IAB’s first publication on blockchain in advertising paints an optimistic picture
  • Microsoft’s Cortana comes to iPad, ChromeOS devices to get Google Assistant
  • IAB publishes GDPR advice for advertisers who use OpenRTB
  • RIP A/B Testing
  • Snap offers free credits to brands running vertical video ads on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, elsewhere
  • Twitter’s business is finally growing again, but its audience isn’t. Maybe that’s OK.
  • What 3,000 voice search queries tell us about the ‘Voice Search Revolution’
  • Does trust matter more than growth? Salesforce’s Benioff thinks so.

Search News From Around The Web:

  • Google Autocomplete Suggestions Are Still Racist, Sexist, and Science-Denying, Wired
  • Attorneys General Weigh In Against Google Privacy Settlement, MediaPost
  • Coalition Effort to Block Ads Quietly Fueled by Google Data, Ad Age
  • 5 Key Things Worth Analyzing in Your Competitors’ PPC Strategies, SEM Rush
  • Google Job Schema Adds Telecommute Markup, Search Engine Roundtable
  • Google’s Next Android Overhaul Is Said to Embrace IPhone `Notch’, Bloomberg
  • Related Entity Scores in Knowledge Based Searches, Go Fish Digital
  • Testing New Bidding Strategies Through AdWords Experiments, PPC Hero
  • Unconventional Content: PR Stunts for SEO, Distilled
  • Why Digital Personal Assistants Will Change Search, Stone Temple

About The Author

Barry Schwartz Barry Schwartz is Search Engine Land's News Editor and owns RustyBrick, a NY based web consulting firm. He also runs Search Engine Roundtable, a popular search blog on very advanced SEM topics. Barry can be followed on social media at @rustybrick, +BarrySchwartz and Facebook. For more background information on Barry, see his full bio and disclosures, click over here.

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