"We did a complete mock site visit," Schneekloth said. "We went through the whole process of getting a set of specifications, selecting a location and preparing a sales pitch based on that company's needs. AEDC set a team to role-play the company we were pitching to." "We passed with flying colors," he added. "It is exciting to bring together community leaders and the Arkansas Economic Development team to work on the Project Readiness Educational Program," said Michael Malone, president of the Texarkana Chamber of Commerce. "It provided a learning experience for everyone about the Texarkana... [Read more »]
You've almost certainly encountered errors and omissions on Google Maps, and starting today the company is making it easy to point out missing and incorrect data from the comfort of your mobile. Crowdsourcing the collecting of map data is a great way to ensure that Google Maps is kept constantly up to date. It means that as businesses close down, change names, or open up, users can submit feedback to Google straight away so the information is available to everyone as quickly as possible. In a blog post Google explains all of the tools it has introduced, including the ability for iOS, Android... [Read more »]
Chances are you're in luck. This app update is out right this minute... sort of. For those of you that are aiming to run this app as fast as possible, head to the bottom of this article and tap in. For the rest of you that still need convincing - know this: you're going to get this update one way or the other eventually. Whether you want it or not! So there! You can test this functionality now via Google Maps in-browser . This functionality is meant for desktop browsers for now, so keep that in mind.
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From Search Engine Land: Bing Ads Lynne Kjolso talks growth after Yahoo, LinkedIn, voice search & quick wins Jun 27, 2016 by Ginny Marvin In a keynote discussion at SMX Advanced, Lynne Kjolso, General Manager, Global Search Sales and Service at Microsoft, talked about how Bing Ads is evolving for mobile and more. Google clarifies Keyword Planner doesnt require an active campaign Jun 27, 2016 by Ginny Marvin Google says a technical glitch is causing some users to receive error messages when trying to access Keyword Planner from AdWords. The right way to get dynamic with Google AdWords Jun 27,... [Read more »]
An anonymous reader writes: On Monday, Google Maps has received a makeover with 700 trillion pixels of new data added to the service . The Atlantic reports: "The new map, which activates this week for all users of Google Maps and Google Earth, consists of orbital imagery that is newer, more detailed, and of higher contrast than the previous version. Most importantly, this new map contains fewer clouds than before -- only the second time Google has unveiled a "cloudless" map. Google had not updated its low- and medium- resolution satellite map in three years. The new version of the map includes... [Read more »]