Pros and Cons

Structured Data – Pros and Cons

Google announces enhancements to editorial product review pages with ‘pros and cons’ markup. Just a shame about the basic features of a cheese knife.

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bbq summer

Data visualisation and the weather

The Brits are obsessed with the weather. I am obsessed with data visualisation. I explore how these two worlds can collide and why heatmaps cannot always be trusted.

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End Of An Era

My Five #485

They think it is all over…. It is now! Farewell dear friends. Adieu. Au Revoir. Auf Wiedersehen. Announcing the end of an era.

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Free Twitter

All hail the free speech absolutist?

What will the Muskification of Twitter actually mean? Why is there such a reaction against the spectre of the return of freedom of speech?

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Online Trust

My Five #480

Some new featured snippets, a plea / warning from Instagram but also a lot of focus on who we can trust online in this week’s My Five.

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Fake News

My Five #474

A bit of a political My Five this week. Some soul searching on the ‘truth’ and reflection about the virtualisation of our future, plus a legendary tweet from a footballer.

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My Five #468

Good news from Google Search Console saves this week’s My Five from being fairly ragey against all sorts of machines.

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2021 Search Trends

2021 : A Year In Search

2021 will probably not go down as a great vintage. What does Google search data tell us about the state of the world this year?

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