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Week in Review - January 23, 2016: YouTube, Webmasters and more

This week’s updates include Google+ bug fixes, looping YouTube videos, and a new Google site for webmasters. Also learn how Google fights bad ads, how to customize your YouTube channel, how to manage Project Fi voicemail greetings and more.

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  • Update Were your Google+ posts missing +1s? They should be restored now (Luke Wroblewski)
  • Update Google+ addresses accessibility issues (Luke Wroblewski)
  • Tip How to share your own - or someone else's - Google+ Collection (Sooraj Wadhwa)
  • Article Why I Walked Away From 500,000 Followers On Google+ (Mykal Hall)

Google and Your Business

YouTube and Video Creators

Live Broadcasting

Google Photos

AdSense and AdWords

  • Article How Google Fought Bad Ads in 2015: Google rejects both bad ads and AdSense applications for sites and apps that don't comply with policy (Inside AdSense)

Bloggers and Webmasters

  • New The new Google Webmasters site has support and learning materials. Check it out! (Google Webmasters)
  • Update February 15th several Google Search APIs (Image, Blog, Video, News, Patent) will stop working (Google Developers)
  • TIp SEO and Search Q&A with Google Search Quality Senior Strategist Andrey Lipattsev (WebPromo.Expert)
  • Tip Webmasters: not sure how to set up Google Analytics? This beginner's guide will get you started (Google Analytics)

Android, Nexus, Project Fi

Productivity: Maps, Docs and More

Interesting reading

Updated March 2019 to remove Google+ links


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