YouTube is rolling out new contract terms for all channels that earn ad revenue, which creators must accept to remain in the YouTube Partner Program.
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Microsoft is reportedly making a big step to gain an advantage over its competitors by investing $10 billion in OpenAI, the developers of ChatGPT.
Microsoft is reportedly considering adding OpenAI’s ChatGPT technology to its Office software to improve efficiency and productivity.
ChatGPT developer OpenAI is reportedly considering a tender offer valuing the company at $29 billion, making it one of the most valuable US startups.
Google stresses the importance of including multiple date indicators on webpages to ensure that the correct date appears in search results.
Microsoft’s Bing search engine is set to get a boost with the integration of OpenAI’s ChatGPT chatbot technology.
Since Elon Musk acquired Twitter, Mastodon, a decentralized and open-source social media platform, has grown its user base from 300K to 2.5M monthly active users.
TikTok’s ‘For You’ page, the first screen people see when opening the app, will tell users why the algorithm put a video in their feed.
Twitter is launching Blue For Business, a new version of Blue Verified designed to distinguish brand accounts from personal accounts.
Google is rolling out brand new search technology in India, one of the search company’s biggest markets, including bilingual search results and in-video search.
Instagram is rolling out four new Reels templates that allow users to create a narrated video of their 2022 highlights.
In response to a thread on Reddit, Google Search Advocate John Mueller says there’s no inherent SEO advantage to WordPress over coding a website yourself.
Demonstrating first-hand experience is more important than ever for Google Search rankings. Updates to the search quality rater guidelines list the criteria Google looks for.
In response to a spike in searches for “cost of living,” Google is updating search results with quick access to helpful resources.
Google confirms an update to its spam detection system, called the December 2022 link spam update, is rolling out and will finish within two weeks.?
Google is rolling out a search status dashboard that will inform you, in real-time, whether there’s an issue with crawling, indexing, or serving search results.?
Google is making it easy to switch to data-driven attribution for Google Ads campaigns, and letting advertisers see how it will impact campaigns before switching.?
Twitter is launching a modified version of its verification system which includes gold checkmarks for businesses and special labels for official accounts.
Meta is rolling out new ways to make money on Facebook, along with an update that allows creators to get paid faster.
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