BERT: Google’s Latest Search Algorithm to Better Understand Natural Language

BERT: Google’s Latest Search Algorithm to Better Understand Natural Language

Google’s ability to deliver relevant searches has made another advancement with BERT, the latest machine-learning algorithm update to Google. Since RankBrain launched in 2015, Google has not made a language-based algorithm update until now. BERT officially launched in October 2019, but the algorithm has been in the works since at least 2018. David Clemen, VP of Digital Marketing at LSC […]

Data Integration Challenges and Solutions

Data Integration Challenges and Solutions

According to IBM, “data integration is the combination of technical and business processes used to combine data from disparate sources into meaningful and valuable information.” After understanding data ownership and developing a data maintenance program, you are now able to integrate your data into your CRM (customer relationship management) program and use that data to your advantage. Challenges Kate McCall, […]

Is All Data Created Equal?

Is All Data Created Equal?

The LSC Digital team hosted a webinar about data growth and management on Thursday September 19. As always, we live tweeted the webinar and made appropriate use of this GIF: Is ALL data created equal? #LSCWebinar pic.twitter.com/j4ic4SLlkO — LSC Digital (@LSC_Digital) September 19, 2019 Sure, we know that not all data is created equal, but why? What makes data bad? […]

What is Voice Search? Is My Site Ready for that SEO Shift?

What is Voice Search? Is My Site Ready for that SEO Shift?

The internet provided the world at our fingertips. With touch screens, that statement became literal as search engines like Google rose to dominate the technology industry. But the future will bring the world to our voice command as voice recognition and voice-activated digital assistants become commonplace in offices and houses. According to a Forbes article from 2018, voice search was […]

SEO vs. PPC: Does Mobile Matter?

SEO vs. PPC: Does Mobile Matter?

Is your phone in your hand right now? In your pocket? Are you reading this on your phone screen? It’s no doubt that smartphones changed the way we consume news, media and entertainment. However, has the need for mobile-friendly websites diminished? Will mobile content in SEO hold a candle to PPC and other paid search campaigns? Google Indexing When we […]