Google updated the messenger Allo, adding three new features: the ability to send gifs, animated Emoji, and a shortcut button to the voice assistant. The update runs on a global scale for Android devices. For iOS it will be available soon.
Google Adwords is testing the possibility of adding a second line of the description in detailed text ads. It is reported by Search Engine Land.
Google Analytics not correctly tracks the AMP page. To such conclusion came a SEO specialist from Spain Oliveira Christian.
Users of Google now will be able to make search for technical queries including a sequence of 2-3 special characters used in programming. It can be requests such as == ===, +=, etc.
Shares of the company Snap, owning messenger Snapchat, during the initial public offering was estimated at $17, $1 exceeds the highest expectations. As reported the Wall Street Journal, the company was valued at $24 billion.
Team VK announced about the possibility to copy advertising records. Before a adverting companies is needed to duplicate manually, and now in an advertising office on the announcements page in a few clicks you can copy an entire record or only the ad settings and targeting.
At the conference, Games Developer Conference (GDC), which runs from February 27 to March 3 in San Francisco, Google unveiled the new interactive format of the ads — gaming ads.
Team VK announced that from today users of the network will be available to preview Microsoft Office documents: text files .doc, and .docx, spreadsheets in .xls, and .xlsx, presentations in .ppt, and .pptx. Files do not need to download to the device, clicking the document will open in a new browser window or in the VK application.
Currently the average loading time of the landing page on mobile devices is 22 seconds. About this testify to the new research by Google. While 53% of mobile users leave the page if it loads longer than 3 seconds.
Google AdWords started showing the extension of the 'Prices' on all devices. About it is reported on the service's page in Google+. Now advertisers will be able to specify the extension a separate URL for mobile devices.