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Announcing AMP Real URL

cloudflare.com – The promise of the AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages) project was that it would make the web, and, in particular, the mobile web, much more pleasant to surf. The AMP HTML framework was designed to make web pages load quickly, and not distract the user…

AMP | Marketplace

Marketplace – Mitchell Hartman – The unemployment rate is near historic lows, the job market is tight, and wages have been rising steadily. But since the Great Recession, wage gains have varied significantly by race, with African Americans' earnings nearly stagnant over the…

AMP WordPress plugin now supports Stories

Search Engine Land – George Nguyen – Sign up for our daily recaps of the ever-changing search marketing landscape. Thanks! You'll receive a confirmation email from newsletters@searchengineland.com soon. Thanks! You'll receive a confirmation email from newsletters@searchengineland.com…

Google AMP Kimonos

Search Engine Roundtable – Barry Schwartz – At the Google AMP Conference in Tokyo they had some Googlers dressed in strong blue kimonos with the AMP logo all over them. Kenichi Suzuki posted a photo with him posing with them on Twitter. Too funny. This post is part of our daily Search Photo…

AMP | Marketplace

Marketplace – Amy Scott – This week the European Parliament passed a law establishing basic rights for workers in the gig economy. It could apply to some 3 million people, everyone from Uber drivers to couriers for the United Kingdom's Deliveroo. The law requires companies…

AMP | Marketplace

Marketplace – Kai Ryssdal – There's a guy in the superhero business who has hung around on the sidelines. Ben Edlund is that guy. He's an artist, writer, producer and director for a number of television shows. But every once in a while, he returns to a character he created…

Official AMP Plugin for WordPress Now Supports AMP Stories

Search Engine Journal – Matt Southern – A new version of the official AMP plugin for WordPress supports the creation of AMP Stories. Google recently added a dedicated section to search results for showcasing AMP Stories. So there's no time like the present for learning how to create…

AMP | Marketplace

Marketplace – Peggy Lowe – Residents of Emporia, Kansas, weren't laughing when the satirical news site The Onion named it “ best small town to escape from ” in 2017. In fact, “brain drain” from rural areas has been a problem across the country for…

Some cheers, a few sneers for Google's URL solution for AMP

Search Engine Land – George Nguyen – Sign up for our daily recaps of the ever-changing search marketing landscape. Thanks! You'll receive a confirmation email from newsletters@searchengineland.com soon. Thanks! You'll receive a confirmation email from newsletters@searchengineland.com…

Google starts rolling out better AMP URLs

TechCrunch – Frederic Lardinois – Publishers don't always love Google's AMP pages, but readers surely appreciate their speed, and while publishers are loath to give Google more power, virtually every major site now supports this format. One AMP quirk that publisher's definitely…