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Google’s innovations with rel=”author” and rel=”publisher” are explored in this video, including ideas on how ecommerce companies can begin using it.

It is critical for PLA advertisers to keep their feed up-to-date with the latest Google specs. Here’s our summary of the most important changes.

Speed up site searches checking indexation rates for a batch of sites using Excel, a browser add-on and this quick little process.

Learn how the rel=”canonical” tag is meant to be used and how to properly implement it to handle duplication and manage link equity.

There are many implications of Enhanced Campaigns, and one new feature is going to have a big impact on display campaigns, in a good way.

Learn to navigate the complex display advertising landscape. RKG will walk you through the labyrinth of ad servers, ad networks and more.

International SEO can be daunting, but there are really only a handful of key elements to get right. Read on to learn the fundamentals.

Learn to create a long-term link development strategy including integrating social media and whether mobile deserves special attention.

No doubt weather impacts marketers. A colder or warmer than average season may help or hurt a business, depending on the industry. At RKG, we are noticing the effects of an abnormally warm March 2012 on year over year performance figures.

We released the RKG Digital Marketing Report covering the first quarter of 2013 today.

As tablets replace laptops…that’s right folks tablets are replacing laptops, not desktops…it creates the impression that “mobile” is rising and “core search” is falling.

The accuracy and specificity of paid search keyword and landing page performance can provide valuable insights into your SEO program.

I applaud eBay for applying the scientific method to their marketing efforts and encourage others to do so as well. We can all raise our game by testing assumptions.

How do you know what the “secret formula” is for your social media audience? Testing, and lots of it.

A look at recent changes to the Google Grants program, an initiative that provides non-profit organizations with up to $10,000 a month to use through the AdWords platform.

The future of the digital experience can be found at the intersection of search and social.  RKG CEO, George Gallate, explores this whole concept and shares his vision of where our industry is going in the future. Get George’s unique perspective on the changing Search and Social Paradigms in this video.

Learn how to create an effective SEO strategy, driving more organic traffic by addressing all the primary elements.

It is important for Enterprise SEM program managers to start thinking hard and deep about the implications of Enhanced Campaigns in the long term, as well as understanding what it is likely to become.

There’s a paradox that exists amidst the feverish pace of search industry changes: Classic, boring, “old SEO” is still what works best.

Meet George Gallate, CEO of RKG. With such extensive experience in the digital marketing world, George brings a great perspective to RKG.

Large-scale site search and dynamic content can be problematic for SEO and both issues generate many questions at conferences and online. This article is an attempt to set clarity on the subject.

Google Webmaster Tools links can show up as regular content with no tag in the vicinity.

Enhanced Campaigns will significantly impact the way paid search platform providers do what they do, the way paid search managers do their jobs, and the way performance optimization happens.

Learn how to manage enterprise level SEO programs for both users and search engines in our webinar featuring industry thought leaders.

It seems like every few weeks Facebook launches a new ad type. This guide describes the ad types available to smaller scale marketers.