Google CEO explains why searching for 'idiot' brings up pictures of Trump  CNET

A California lawmaker indirectly asked Sundar Pichai about "Google bombing."


How Internet Savvy are Your Leaders?  Krebs on Security

Back in April 2015, I tweeted about receiving a letter via snail mail suggesting the search engine rankings for a domain registered in my name would suffer if I ...


Russia fines Google for allowing prohibited sites in search results  CalvinAyre.com

Russia's telecom watchdog fines Google RUB500k for failing to keep prohibited resources -- including gambling domains -- from appearing in search results.


DuckDuckGo Says Google's Filter Bubble Is Real, and It Can Prove It  Adweek

In President Obama's January 2017 farewell speech, he addressed the danger of retreating into our own bubbles, be they neighborhoods, campuses, houses of ...


Google opens developer preview of AMP URLs showing publisher domain names  Search Engine Land

A big publisher frustration with AMP has been that their own domains don't display in the URLs when people click on AMP results from Google Search. Google ...


Google’s private browsing doesn’t keep your searches anonymous  Naked Security

New research has found that it doesn't matter what you do to burst out of Google's search filter bubble: you can log out of Google, then enter private browsing ...


The Best Places to Buy a Domain Name  TechnoMag

Unless you've got a connection at ICANN, the organization responsible for managing the creation of domain names, you'll be buying your domain name from a ...


Choosing the Right Extension for Your Domain Name  Market Business News

A website is essential for any business trying to make it in today's economy. It doesn't matter if you're a small, medium, or large company, or if you're selling ...


The most obvious 'Avengers: Endgame' URLs turn into a Deadpool troll  Mashable

If you're looking for more info on Avengers: Endgame, the Infinity War follow-up that go its first trailer on Friday, you might think that pointing your browser at ...


The five-domains update  The Strategist

Sea state. Amid rising tensions between Washington and Moscow, the US Navy's guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell conducted a ...


Google Explains How to Successfully Migrate Sites  Search Engine Journal

In a Google Webmaster Hangout, Google's John Mueller discussed splitting or merging sites. He outlined the difficulties and what web publishers can do to ...


12 Completely Outdated SEO Practices You Should Avoid  Search Engine Journal

Here are 12 SEO practices that used to work (to some extent), but now could do more harm than good for your brand or website.


Associations between sex work laws and sex workers' health: A systematic review and meta-analysis of quantitative and qualitative studies  PLoS Blogs

Sex workers are at disproportionate risk of violence and sexual and emotional ill health, harms that have been linked to the criminalisation of sex work.


How 3 SEO strategies built today’s eCommerce giants  Search Engine Land

The winners in the e-commerce industry account for a dramatic portion of the sales. Amazon alone accounts for 43 percent of online holiday spending. How did ...


Kubernetes caretaker auditions for Hoarders; takes in another open source project  The Register

At the Cloud Native Computing Foundation's (CNCF) KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America 2018 meetup on Tuesday, the CNCF revealed it will adopt, ...


K92 Announces Increased Resource for Kora North TSX Venture Exchange:KNT.V  GlobeNewswire

HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: The updated Mineral Resource estimate for the Kora North deposit comprises a Measured Resource of 154,000 tonnes @ 18.7 g/t Au, ...


7 tactics to drive more links to your website  Search Engine Land

I recently presented at SMX East in New York. Aside from being one of my favourite cities in the world, it was a great conference and I want to expand upon my ...


The curious tale of ICANN, Verisign, claims of subterfuge, and the $135m .Web dot-word  The Register

Analysis An ugly struggle over the .Web top-level domain may soon spill into public view again, after one of the companies vying for control of the dot-word ...


Google Introduces the .Page Domain Name Extension  Search Engine Journal

Google Registry has introduced a new domain name extension, .page, which is now available for webmasters to register.


Sci-Hub blocked in Russia following ruling by Moscow court  Chemistry World

Sci-Hub, the popular pirate site that bypasses paywalls to illicitly host millions of pay-to-read scientific papers, is being blocked in Russia after a court in the ...


The Battle Inside the Political Parties for the Future of US Foreign Policy  War on the Rocks

The time is long overdue for a vigorous discussion about our foreign policy, and how it needs to change in this new era.” –Sen. Bernie Sanders “The.


Half of all Phishing Sites Now Have the Padlock  Krebs on Security

Maybe you were once advised to “look for the padlock” as a means of telling legitimate e-commerce sites from phishing or malware traps. Unfortunately, this has ...


Digital Extortion: Don’t Let Your Data Be Held Hostage  Search Engine Journal

If you don't own your own data, you need to fix that right now. Here's how to prevent a marketing or SEO agency from holding your data hostage.


Exact Match Domains: How To Price These High-Value Assets  Forbes

The exact-match domain industry is healthier than ever before thanks to several factors.


The role of AI in future warfare  Brookings Institution

To illustrate how artificial intelligence (AI) could affect the future battlefield, consider the following scenario based on a future book I am writing entitled The ...


Google Rolls Out ‘.new’ Domains as Shortcuts for Creating G Suite Files  Search Engine Journal

Google has created '.new' domains that people can use as a quick way to create new G Suite files.


How to use domain names for marketing  Search Engine Land

Although many small businesses do just fine with using one domain name, companies of all sizes can certainly benefit from registering multiple domain names ...


Google on Ranking Power of Keyword Domains  Search Engine Journal

Google's John Mueller settled a long running debate as to whether keywords in the domain name matter. He also provided four insights about choosing domain ...


Why abandoned domain names are so dangerous  CSO Online

Email holds the keys to the kingdom. All your password resets go through email, and abandoning an old domain name makes it easy for attackers to re-register ...


Google Search Console experiments with domain properties  Search Engine Land

As Google looks to migrate more features from the old Google Search Console to the new one, Google is rethinking how properties should be organized.


Google Asks SEOs if Domain Changes Result in Loss of Traffic  Search Engine Journal

Google's John Mueller recently put a call out for feedback from SEOs, asking whether site owners should fear a loss in traffic when changing domains.


Exact-Match Domain Names And Why Investors Value Them  Forbes

Your website's domain name is the digital real estate your entire brand is built upon. Great domains are easy to remember, type in and share. With thousands of ...


What is domain name? - Definition from WhatIs.com  TechTarget

A domain name locates an organization or other entity on the Internet. For example, the domain name "www.totalbaseball.com" locates an Internet address for ...


Naming Your Business: Are Domain Name Extensions Important?  Forbes

An exact-match .com domain name is more crucial to your company's success than you might think.


Look-Alike Domains and Visual Confusion  Krebs on Security

How good are you at telling the difference between domain names you know and trust and impostor or look-alike domains? The answer may depend on how ...


Grammarly vs Hemingway Editor: In-Depth Comparison  Guiding Tech

Grammarly and Hemingway Editor are online tools for grammar checks and improving your written work. We compare both to find out the best one or you.


Why Google's .app Launch Will Impact Your Business  Forbes

There's an undercurrent of change happening in the tech community that could impact every single business in how it establishes and grows its brand in a digital ...


Are your ads pointing to the right domain? Here’s a script to find out.  Search Engine Land

Luckily, there's a perfectly easy way to deal with human error: automation! I'd like to share a script that will help you stay on top of the domains being used in your ...


A .design Domain Name Is Perfect For Creatives. Get One For Free!  Beautiful Pixels

Whether you're a designer on a team, or a freelance professional, there's no denying the value of a good domain name. Your domain is your identity, and.


Google Ads account admins can require multi-factor authentication for all users  Search Engine Land

Some Google Ads accounts have several users logging in at any given time. Now account owners can ensure every one of those users has enabled 2-Step ...


GoDaddy adds tool to refine domain searches with more information  Domain Name Wire

Tool gets more search data from user to suggest available domain names. A big challenge for domain name registrars is understanding what a domain searcher ...


Google Starts Letting Anyone Register ‘.app’ Domains  Search Engine Journal

Google is letting anyone register domains ending in .app, a top-level domain that has been exclusive to Google since 2015.


Subdomains vs. Subfolders: Which Is Better for SEO & Why?  Search Engine Journal

Subdomains and subfolders both have advantages and disadvantages. Find out whether subdomains or subfolders are the better SEO option for you.


How to Register a Domain Name for Your Website  PCMag UK

Once you've decided to build a website, you need to make an important decision, even before you consult our roundup of the best web hosting services: What's ...


Google Is Letting You Register Sites Ending in .app. Here's Why That Matters To Entrepreneurs  Inc.

The search giant is targeting app creators for the top-level domain.


Domain Name Do's And Don'ts  Forbes Now

In today's globally connected world, it's great to have a fabulous product, *service*, or idea….but it's not enough. Unless you build a product the world simply can't ...


Top-Level Domain & Other Restrictions for International SEO  Search Engine Journal

Selecting a domain for your website is like deciding a name for your baby. Everyone wants the best name for their website. In the U.S., most businesses go with ...


How To Use Your Dead Competitor Domains To Build Quality Links  Search Engine People

The nature of business is the strong survive and the weak fold, or give up and try something different. But there's gold in the millions of links to non-trading ...


Verisign files patent application for IDN domain searches  Domain Name Wire

Patent covers providing IDN translations and transliterations of ASCII searches. .Com registry Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN) has filed a U.S. patent application (pdf) ...


Google is launching .app domains, the first TLDs secured with built-in HTTPS  TechCrunch

Over three years after Google paid $25 million to gain the exclusive rights to the “.app” top-level domain, the company is at last making .app domains available to ...


UK webmasters prepare for #Brexit – the EU is coming for your .eu domains  Search Engine Land

The European Commission announced that UK based companies and residents that own .EU ccTLDs will have to surrender those domain names after Brexit.


Should You Add New Domains to Your Farm’s Web Address?  Growing Produce

Tempted to add new extensions to your domain registrations? Here are a few things you should know first.


Tutorial: Domain Availability Search Using GoDaddy API and PHP  Domain Name Wire

Alvin Brown provides a tutorial on using GoDaddy's API. Grab a beverage, put your “coding” hat on for the for the journey ahead. Why? Today we're tackling a ...


Essential PowerShell Cmdlets For Managing Active Directory  Business.com

Active Directory and PowerShell together offer a powerful set of cmdlets to manage and automate standard domain related tasks. Here are the most useful cmd.


KnowBe4 Introduces Domain Doppelgänger to Help Brands Identify Malicious, Fake Web Domains  GlobeNewswire

Tampa Bay, FL, Sept. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KnowBe4, the provider of the world's largest security awareness training and simulated phishing ...


International SEO and search trends: How does it all work?  Search Engine Land

If your business sells internationally, then your search engine optimization (SEO) efforts need to operate around the world, and international SEO can be ...


How to use Cloudflare's DNS service to speed up and secure your internet  ZDNet

Cloudflare's new Domain Name System promises to both speed up your internet access and protect your privacy.


Multi-domain command and control is coming > US Air Force > Article Display  Air Force Link

In his remarks during this year's Air Force Association's Air, Space, and Cyber Conference in National Harber, Maryland, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L.


6 5 Oct 2018 News Fake News Domains Spoof UK News Sites  Infosecurity Magazine

A security vendor has discovered nearly 200 domains spoofing legitimate UK news sites in order to spread fake news. DNS security firm DomainTools ran a ...


Best domain name registrars of 2018  TechRadar

Save money and hassle by using one of these top-notch domain registrars.


Putting the Google Chrome URL news into perspective  Domain Name Wire

What impact could changes to Chrome have on domain names? Yesterday I wrote about a WIRED story discussing the Google Chrome team's efforts to change ...


These Are The Most Dangerous Travel Sites In The World  Forbes

The world's most popular travel sites have a dark and dangerous side, according to a new study. The timing of this warning, coming just before one of the biggest ...


How important is a domain name for financial companies?  Finextra

When you think about financial companies, a domain may be one of the least important features for yo...


Domain Disputes Post-GDPR: For Now, a Temporary Solution | Daily Business Review  Law.com

The European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) aimed at protecting against privacy and data breaches went into effect on May 25.


Was There a Connection Between a Russian Bank and the Trump Campaign?  The New Yorker

In June, 2016, after news broke that the Democratic National Committee had been hacked, a group of prominent computer scientists went on alert. Reports said ...


Namecheap users rage at domain transfer pain, but their supplier Enom blames... er, GDPR?  The Register

Domain registrar Namecheap has admitted that some of its customers have been unable transfer and register web domains – yet passed the buck to its supplier ...


WHATIS Going to Happen With WHOIS?  Motherboard

In May, the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will officially go into effect. The GDPR is ostensibly a law to protect the privacy of ...


Website Domains Will Be Available in Hindi, Bengali, Other Indian Languages Soon  NDTV News

Getting an Internet domain name in English is passé, now get ready to have it in regional languages. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and ...


How to change your DNS to see if Cloudflare can speed up your internet  The Verge

A couple days ago, Cloudflare launched its own DNS *service* at 1.1.1.1, promising that consumers would enjoy greater privacy and potentially faster internet if ...


Google Search Will No Longer Use Domains to Indicate Country Service  Search Engine Journal

Google search across desktop, mobile web, mobile apps, and Maps will no longer use country code top level domains (ccTLDs) to indicate where a user is ...


First comes baby, then comes baby's personalized domain name  New York Post

New research shows that millennial parents are taking domain names into account when naming babies.


How to make Android use the DNS server of your choice  Android Police

It's not a huge stretch to say that without the domain name system, the internet as we know it would be practically unusable. With domain names being as... by ...


The GDPR In Full Effect: What Will Happen to WHOIS?  IPWatchdog.com

New privacy regulations - the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - require substantial changes to the collection and storage of data and will affect ...


With clever domain names, Buffalo attorneys have built brands - Buffalo - Buffalo Business First  Buffalo Business First

With clever domain names, Buffalo attorneys have built brands and attracted new clients from all around Western New York.


Europe dumps 300,000 UK-owned .EU domains into the Brexit bin  The Register

Brexit has hit the internet, and not in a good way. In an official statement Thursday, the European Commission announced it will cancel all 300,000 domains ...


UK and Australia are monitoring their domains with Have I Been Pwned  Engadget

A lot of people have used Troy Hunt's Have I Been Pwned to see if their email addresses are attached to any services that have experienced data breaches.


Double down on speed optimization with these 9 advanced tips  Search Engine Land

If you've plugged your URL into Google's PageSpeed Insights within the last month, you'll have noticed that it looks a little different. Where you used to receive a ...


Chromatin domains rich in inheritance  Science Magazine

Epigenetic phenomena are heritable changes to gene expression that occur without changes to the DNA sequence and that include posttranslational ...


Internet Grows to 339.8 Million Domain Name Registrations in the Second Quarter of 2018  Business Wire

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global leader in domain names and internet security, today announced that the second quarter of 2018 closed with appr.


Epik takes Whois search counts to another level  Domain Name Wire

Domain name registrar provides additional Whois data that could help you identify domain buyers. Last week Alvin Brown published a tutorial on how to get ...


​ICANN makes last minute WHOIS changes to address GDPR requirements  ZDNet

ICANN is trying at the 11th hour to make the Domain Name System and WHOIS legal under the GDPR. Good luck with that.


General Availability Period- New .icu Domain Extension  PR Newswire

LUXEMBOURG, May 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ShortDot SA is announcing the General Availability period for their new domain extension, .icu. The Sunrise ...


Second Annual Brandsight Domain Management Survey Reveals That Many Companies Are Still Struggling to Effectively Manage Domain Name Portfolios  Business Wire

Brandsight, a provider of next-generation corporate domain management solutions, recently completed its Second Annual Domain Management Survey to ...


ICANN or ICAN'T? WHOIS search results in the era of GDPR  Lexology

Following the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) becoming fully applicable on 25 May 2018, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and…


Millennials are picking baby names based on available website domains  Washington Examiner

Millennials have truly hit a new level of “extra.” Social media habits are now dictating the way millennial parents name their babies.


Google’s .app domains: Everything you need to know  Android Authority

Find out everything you need to know about the new .app domains including who they're for, what their benefits are, and how to get one.


Three smart content strategies for boosting search performance without creating fresh content  Econsultancy

Here are three ways you can boost your website's search visibility by working with the *content* that's already there. *Content* specialisation, *content* updates and ...


3 Proven Tactics to Help You Build More Awesome Links Efficiently  Search Engine Journal

Links remain one of the most important Google ranking factors. Earlier this year, Ahrefs studied almost 1 billion webpages and found a clear correlation between ...


It's official: .corp, .home, .mail will never be top-level domains on the 'net  The Register

You will never be able to own an official .home, .mail or .corp domain name or email address on the public internet. It means if you have machines called things ...


8 Smart Tips For Choosing A Winning Domain Name  Forbes

There are a number of factors you should seriously consider when brainstorming domain name ideas. Below, we give you a quick rundown of 8 tips for selecting ...


How to set DNS nameservers in Ubuntu Server 18.04  TechRepublic

With the latest iteration of Ubuntu comes much change. Jack Wallen shows you how DNS nameserver entries are now configured for networking interfaces in ...


Privacy Badger Now Fights More Sneaky Google Tracking  EFF

With its latest update, Privacy Badger now fights “link tracking” in a number of Google products.Link tracking allows a company to follow you whenever you click ...


10 tips for choosing the perfect domain  Search Engine Land

Your domain name and URL play a big role when it comes to search. Not only is this the destination where your visitors will find you and your *content*, but the ...


Key Steps In Obtaining A Great Domain Name  Forbes Now

The right domain name for your company or product can have a huge impact on your success. Learn strategic advice on how to choose and obtain the best ...


Emoji Domains Are the Future (Maybe)  Gizmodo

There was a time when merely uttering “WWW.” caused investor eyeballs to blink dollar signs. Now, that excitement seems long gone. The digital space is near ...


What is an exact match domain (EMD) and how can you safely use one?  Search Engine Watch

In which we describe what an exact match domain (EMD) looks like, how they can affect search rankings and how you can use them without incurring a penalty.


Buying a pre-owned domain? Check these 10 things first  Search Engine Land

With over 1 billion websites on the World Wide Web today, it comes as no surprise that the domain name you may want to use is already owned by someone ...


Are you running a tech startup? Then .TECH domains are for you – an interview with Suman Das (Sponsored)  EU-Startups

Is your startup building the future with its innovative tech product? Then you deserve an equally innovative brand positioning for your startup. New domain ...


Tracking Whois Searches to Decide Domain Renewals  Domain Name Wire

Alvin Brown provides this tutorial for discovering how many Whois searches have been performed on your domain names registered at GoDaddy. Deciding ...


Yes, You Should Still Change Your DNS Settings for Better Internet  Gizmodo

The DNS (Domain Name System) server settings on your laptop, phone, or router are your gateway to the web—converting easy-to-remember domain names ...