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Google.com was created 20 years ago — here's what it looked like when it first launched

Google.com was registered 20 years ago, on September 15, 1997, according to Icann, the organization that regulates domain names.<p>Google acknowledged the domain-name milestone in a tweet on Friday:<p>However, Google didn't launch its webpage until a year later, on September 27, 1998, which is the day …

Android News

Sir John Hegarty on the best brand story he’s told

<i>What’s the Story? is a storytelling video series dedicated to learning what truly makes a great story, told through the lens of the world’s talent</i> …

The Secrets To Combatting Content Overload: How To Craft Content People Love

The Internet is becoming increasingly cluttered.<p>In 2005, we were reportedly exposed to over 3,500 brand messages per day. Nowadays, that figure is …

Marketing

10 Adorable Animals That Climate Change Is Killing Off

We'll miss you, adorable little friends.<p>Climate change is about the shifting trend lines of our environment, so it's almost impossible to attribute the endangerment of a species directly to it. But species are experiencing mass die-offs (the world has lost 50% of its wildlife in the past 40 years, …

If You're A Volkswagen 'Dieselgate' Victim, Will You Cooperate?

My friend and frequent mentor Jim is an owner of a diesel-engine Volkswagen. He got “the letter” this week. Michael Horn, Volkswagen of America CEO, expressed the company’s deepest regrets for violating its customers’ trust in creating engine software to circumvent environmental regulations, will …

Volkswagen

9 clever ways to automate your small business with IFTTT

IFTTT (If This, Then That) is a free online tool that automates actions between websites, apps, smartphones, gadgets and more.<p>Want your tagged Facebook photos backed up on Google Drive? IFTTT can do that. Wish your smartphone could turn off WiFi when its battery gets too low? IFTTT can do that, too.<p>…

Google Drive

Facebook's new iOS photo uploader looks a lot like Snapchat

Facebook has been ‘taking inspiration’ from Snapchat for a while. It started with its own disappearing photo app, Slingshot, then released an app that mashes up stickers with your photos.<p>Now the company’s taken it one step further and put most of the features from those standalone apps directly …

Apps

Scientists unearth earliest-known stone tools, 3.3 million years old

Scientists working in Kenya have unearthed the oldest known stone tools, simple cutting and pounding implements crafted by ancient members of the human lineage 3.3 million years ago.<p>At about 700,000 years older than the other stone tools excavated to date, the discovery hints that anthropologists …

Anthropology

How to Ramp Up Your Twitter Engagement

I tell folks that they should email me with social media posts to share with my networks because I believe in supporting good causes, and making an effort to give a voice to more people. Silos aren't effective in getting the job done, and social media's a great way to share your message.<p>My team and …

The Top 50 Marketing, Social Media and Productivity Blogs

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Having a list of go-to blogs can be a great source of information and inspiration.<p>In our case, the blogs and websites we visit most often provide some amazing articles with in-depth insights, tips, and strategies that help inform our social media …

Infographics

22 Twitter Growth Apps You've Probably Missed

I love finding social media growth, management, and automation solutions because they just keep getting better and more capable. These networks are …

It's a 10: Facebook Starts Telling Brands How Relevant Their Ads Are

Facebook is giving advertisers a new tool to better compete for the social network's expensive and scarce ad slots.<p>Starting this week, Facebook will …