Monthly Archives: February 2017

179 reasons to attend MarTech San Francisco — Rates increase next week!

Marketing technology is growing rapidly, and the magnitude of the next MarTech conference (San Francisco, May 9–11) keeps pace. This event is doubling in size from just one year ago to provide you with the insights, intelligence and strategies to drive your digital transformation and improve your customer experiences!

The range of expert insights and case studies on the implementation and application of martech is a quantifiable testament to the sheer scale of the remaking of marketing as we know it.

SearchCap: Google featured snippets and ask box, link building & more

Google featured snippets now often followed by the ‘people also ask’ box

Want to speak at SMX Advanced? Here’s how

The agenda for our upcoming SMX Advanced 2017 show is live, and we’ve opened up our “speaking pitch” form for select sessions for the show, June 13–14, 2017, at the Bell Harbor International Conference Center in Seattle. To increase your odds of being selected, be sure to read the agenda. Understand what the sessions are

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Google local knowledge panel testing promotion box

Google seems to be testing a new box in the local knowledge box panel that allows Google My Business owners to post deals and promotions below their core listing. This was spotted by Mike Blumenthal and you can see it yourself for a search on
Here is a screen shot that shows “latest from the owner” followed by a message about saving 10 percent, then with a “learn more” button that takes the searcher to driving directions on Google Maps.