Google Expands Reservation Options Beyond Restaurants To Include Events, Activities
Users can now book top attractions, activities, and more, directly from Google Search, Maps, and the Assistant via Reserve with Google.
By David Kaplan, Sep 25th
Google Maps Now Lets iPhone-Owning Local Guides Post Videos — Here’s What It Means For Local Businesses
Going "direct to SMB" has become a bigger priority for Google and this new feature is yet another step in that direction, says Local SEO Guide's Andrew Shotland.
By David Kaplan, Aug 24th
Google My Business Update Promises Agencies More Ease In Managing Multiple Locations
All registered agencies can now manage thousands of locations within a single Organization Account with fast performance—you’re no longer limited to 100 locations per account, says Google My Business.
By David Kaplan, Jun 6th
Think With Google: 53 Percent Of Smartphone Users Don’t Have Their Favorite Brand’s App Installed
Apps are an important data source and communication channel for brands. So how do they drive downloads — or boost engagement elsewhere?
By Lauryn Chamberlain, May 16th
Google Launches AI-Powered Text-To-Speech Advancements
Cloud Text-To-Speech sees Google applying AI and neural networks to make speech processing 1000x faster.
By Lauryn Chamberlain, Mar 29th
Google Maps Unveils Wheelchair Accessible Transit Routes
"To make public transit work for everyone, today we’re introducing 'wheelchair accessible' routes in transit navigation to make getting around easier for those with mobility needs," says Google Maps' Rio Akasaka.
By David Kaplan, Mar 16th
48 Percent Of Smartphone Users Will Plan — And Book — An Entire Trip On Mobile
Brands need to be present to answer the questions travelers are asking via text and voice — and then equipped to carry them through the booking process.
By Lauryn Chamberlain, Mar 5th
Personal Searches ‘For Me’ Are On The Rise — And Here’s What That Means For Marketers
Search today is all about structured answers. That means that brands have to directly answer the questions customers are actually asking.
By Lauryn Chamberlain, Feb 13th
Google Rolls Out Olympics Update Across Search, Assistant
The move serves to underscore how search has evolved from a list of blue links — and why that matters to marketers.
By Lauryn Chamberlain, Feb 12th
Think With Google: Mobile Searches For ‘Same Day Shipping’ Are Up 120 Percent
Amazon has raised consumer expectations significantly — but through strategic partnerships and in-store initiatives, brick-and-mortars can 'deliver' on a same-day promise.
By Lauryn Chamberlain, Feb 5th
How Brands Can Partner With Google Assistant
By David Kaplan, Oct 2nd
Announcing Our New Venture: CMO On The Go!
By Lauryn Chamberlain, Sep 27th
IBM Watson Unveils Added AI Tools For Marketers, Including Weather-Related Ad Designs
By David Kaplan, Sep 26th