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October 20, 2019 16:37

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Over 50% of searches on Google result in zero clicks

A report by Rand Fishkin was published yesterday that now 50% of Google searches end without a click, or what’s known as Zero click searches. A zero–click search results in the answer being displayed directly at the top of a Google search result. The person initiating the search gets their answer and does not need […]

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When Chrome 70 rolls out your favorite site could have a problem

Google is always doing something and sometimes it’s wanted and other times it’s not wanted, like messing with the URL. According to Zack Whittaker at TechCrunch, when Google releases Chrome 70 a lot of popular sites are going to be blocked. From the article: Chrome 70 is expected to be released on or around October […]

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Chrome To Begin Showing “Not Secure” on all Sites Without SSL Certificate In October

Google’s quest to form a more secure web will take a new shape this October with Chrome v62. Chrome will begin showing “Not Secure” on all sites without an SSL Certificate where users can enter text in a contact form. Nearly 50% of internet users choose Chrome as their browser of choice so this can […]

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German cabinet OKs fines up to $53M for social networks that don’t delete hate speech fast

A couple weeks ago we wrote about Germany taking hate speech and fake news seriously. In an article out from Reuters it looks like the fines are going to be huge and I would expect companies either pulling out of Germany or moderating a lot of content. From the article: Germany has some of the […]

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Can posting a link be a copyright violation ?

There was a very interesting article published by Maud Sacquet of Project Disco on how Europe is viewing links with relation to copyright law. That’s right links, the driving force of the Internet, I don’t think I have ever spoken with anyone that thinks they should have copyright protection. Europe’s highest court, the Court of […]

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Guest Post: .WS Goes To China

This is a guest post by Alan Ezeir who is the Founder & President of Global Domains International, Inc which owns and operates the .WS registry which is the ccTLD of Samoa.  I found it an interesting read not just for .WS domains but for all short domains in China. The following was written by […]

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We Must Keep The Internet Free

Senator Ted Cruz released a video titled, “We must keep the Internet Free” Cruz addresses the U.S. giving up control of the Internet. From the transcript: 0:38 Obama wants to give that power away to an international body called I can which 0:43 would empower countries like Russia and China and around this internet giveaway […]

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.Gov Domain Registrations Maybe Increasing From $125 to $400 a Year

According to Targetednews.com, the cost of a .Gov domain registration and renewal are proposed to increase from $125 a year to $400 a year. .Gov is a domain name extension that is only available to be registered by governmental entities in the United States, including Federal, state, local and tribal governments.. The increase is a […]

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Coke Unites Brands Under “Taste the Feeling” They Got Twitter Covered But Not The .Com

Coca-Cola announced today that it has launched “its biggest marketing campaign in a decade, uniting its four brands under one new tagline: “Taste the Feeling”. “Coca-Cola today announced that for the first time, all Coke Trademark brands will be united in one global creative campaign: “Taste the Feeling.” “The soft drinks giant will ditch the […]

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The Owner Of Rams.com Is Adam Dicker: Does He Want $1.8 Million or $650,000?

According to an article appearing in 4029tv.com, Adam Dicker says he is the owner of Rams.com and he wants a minimum of  $650,000 for the domain although the domain name Rams.com is up for sale with a Buy It Now (BIN) price of $1.8 Million dollars on Afternic.com. According to Estibot.com Rams.com has a value […]

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