August 6, 2020
Happy Thursday and Happy National Cycle to Work Day. As most of us work from home these days, maybe just take your bike for a short spin outside.
In today’s edition:
WhatsApp Pilots Search the Web Feature
Facebook Ads vs. Google Ads
50 Exceptional & Inspiring Shopify Stores
1.5 Million Title Tags Analyzed
Get Rid Of That Annoying Gmail App Meet Button
— Itay Paz
WhatsApp pilots a new feature, called ‘search the web’, that works by allowing users to upload the text message via their browser. This means that WhatsApp itself never sees the content of any message (this feature currently does not support looking up images and videos).
Read more here.
Shopify published a list of stores that supply a jolt of inspiration for those who are on the journey of building their own business. Check out these stores and see how businesses are using their products and services to express who they are and what they believe in, while building for the future.
Read more here.
Want more editing options for your Instagram Stories video? Looking for apps to edit and produce creative Instagram Stories video? Learn how to change the playback speed of your video, add transitions between clips, apply effect filters, change the aspect ratio, and more.
Learn more here.
Ian Fernando wanted to share 4 videos about online marketing with you. He has been in the online ad space for over 15 years and has a vast knowledge of how to create income from affiliate marketing.
His 4 video series includes:
- Why affiliate marketing is the best way to start online.
- How to find profitable offers online immediately
- How to set up tracking and where to find cheap traffic
- Ad Optimization and Watch Conversions Increase
Enjoy and make sure to take notes while watching these videos – click here.
Chrome 85 Will Set Website Referrer Headers if Missing (SEJ)
17 Guest Posting Tips I Learned From Failing Thousands Of Times (AuthorityHacker)
64% Of Marketers Have Pursued Some Type Of Learning During Lockdown (Econsultancy)
Pricing Your Agency Services (Digital Marketer)
Why Won’t Google Add Paywall Label To Google News Results (SE Round Table)
Facebook Ads vs. Google Ads: What’s the Best Choice for Your Business (SEJ)
Twitter Faces $250 Million FTC Fine For Misusing Emails And Phone Numbers (The Verge)
Recently, Gmail rolled out an update to its app to include a huge Google Meet button just below the compose button. And that can be really annoying if you don’t have to make a couple of Meet calls every day. I’ve disabled the button, now you can do it too.
Read how to do it yourself here.
When bots first came into the spotlight they found a home in customer support. However, as the tech becomes more and more accessible, its use spilled across all business departments. One of the bot applications rising to glory, in particular, is chatbot marketing.
Since using chatbots for marketing seems to be the talk of 2020, here is a list of key marketing chatbot use cases you can leverage in any industry. So, whether you sell products or services, online or offline… be sure to find here a use case just right for your business.
Read more here.