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Weekly Update - November 26, 2106: Blogger, Sites, Cyber Monday

This was a pretty quiet week announcement-wise - probably because of the Thanksgiving holiday. However, this week did see some nice updates for bloggers and other online content publishers:
Plus updates and tips for YouTubers, Live Streamers, AdSense, Bloggers, Webmasters, Map Readers, and more.

The post-Thanksgiving pre-Christma shopping season has brought great shopping deals, including great prices on the Google Pixel, Home and Chromecast, try Google Play Music + YouTube Red free for 4 months and Chromecast purchases include three months of HBO Now. And there are more "Cyber Monday" deals at and other online retailers.

Image: Edited cover of Radio Listeners’ Guide and Call Book (Nov 1928) with articles about “Television of Tomorrow”


YouTube and Video Creation

  • The new YouTube Video Progress bar lets you see where you left off (YouTube)
  • OK Go's new video "The One Moment": made with high speed cameras, robotic arms and massive spreadsheets (OK GO)

Go Live

Google+ and Spaces

  • Google+ Collections 101 Panel December 1st (Faith Tan)

Other social media

Google Photos and Mobile Photography

Google for businesses

  • Business owners: make sure your holiday hours are up to date on Google! (Google Partners)

Bloggers and Webmasters

AdSense and advertising

Hangouts and Messaging

Nexus, Android, Project Fi


  • Getting through the holidays with Google Maps: real time traffic and business crowd info (Google Blog)
  • Google Team Drives Early Adopter Program for G Suite Admins (G Suite Updates)

Privacy and Security

More around the web

  • US kids and teens: create art that shows what you see for the future, and it may be featured on the Google home page (Google)
  • Social Media Acronyms That All Marketers Should Know
Updated March 2019 to remove Google+ links


  1. Amazing easy view teaching and reference content news update. Thank you


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