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Google My Business introduced notification settings

Google has added a new setting into the My Business service. Using the settings users can manage notifications for email and mobile devices.
From now on you can modify the following notifications:
- important account updates;
- feedbacks from customers;
- notifications about photos published by the clients;
- notifications about new features and offers, which will help to attract more customers and others.
The information regarding new settings can be found here: business.google.com/settings.
More information about the innovation is available in the Help screen in Google My Business.

Update indicator in the Search Console is now clicklable

The users have noticed that the update indicator in Google Search Console report became clickable.
Under indicator we should understand the vertical line with the word «Update».
From now on when one clicks on «Update» button the user will be moved to the Data Anomalies section that contains information about the update. Before, in order to find out the details of update, you had to go to the Help Search Console, find the page and the right section, focusing on the change date.

Google: Noindex directive is of more importance than Index

Google rep, Gary Illyes, reminded that if the code page indicates both directives Noindex and Index only Noindex will be taken into account.
It’s not an undiscovered land for many webmasters, but a truism. However, judging by the fact that Ilsh decided to remind about this on his webpage on Twitter, such situations are not uncommon.

Seo Facts #99

Projected number of e-mail users in the U.S. by 2019: 251.7 million. (Source: Statista)

Seo Facts #103

In the same Movable Ink report they found 41.4% of email opens occurred on an iPhone. (Source: Movable Ink)

Seo Facts #35

Google’s advertising revenue is larger than that of the entire U.S. print industry. (The Wonder of Tech)