On Episode 48 of Digi Know we talk about the reason behind why the internet went offline, the closing of DMOZ, the shut down of Google Site Search and more!

Featuring Andrew McCauley (@andymac71) and Will Hanke (@redcanoemedia)

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Show Notes

Much of the internet just went offline

http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/internet-down-imgur-medium-soundcloud-trello-offline-not-working-broken-a7604561.html

RIP DMOZ: The Open Directory Project is closing

http://searchengineland.com/rip-dmoz-open-directory-project-closing-270291

Facebook

Facebook adds new City Guides so it can own your vacations, too

http://mashable.com/2017/03/03/facebook-city-guides/

Facebook video while scrolling

Facebook Introduces New Suicide Prevention Tools

http://www.adweek.com/digital/facebook-introduces-new-suicide-prevention-tools/

Google

Using AMP? A known bug is probably screwing up your Google Analytics

http://searchengineland.com/using-amp-known-bug-probably-screwing-google-analytics-270466

Google Site Search Being Phased Out

http://www.webpronews.com/google-site-search-phased-2017-02/

Instagram

Instagram: All Businesses Can Now Run Ads in Stories

http://www.adweek.com/digital/instagram-all-businesses-can-now-run-ads-in-stories/

Periscope

Periscope Introduces Closed Groups, Group Invites

http://www.adweek.com/digital/periscope-introduces-closed-groups-group-invites/

Twitter

Twitter Adds New Filters to Mute Content, Notifications by @MrDannyGoodwin

http://tracking.feedpress.it/link/13962/5443543

Twitter Adds Custom Feature To Aid Messaging

http://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/295740/twitter-adds-custom-feature-to-aid-messaging.html

Youtube

YouTube Tops 1 Billion Hours of Video a Day

http://www.webpronews.com/youtube-tops-1-billion-hours-video-day-2017-02/

Social Media News

Social Media News You Need to Know: February 2017 Roundup

https://blog.hootsuite.com/social-media-news-february-2017-roundup/

About 

Will Hanke owns Saint Louis' top independent Internet Marketing firm, Red Canoe Media. In addition to helping some of St Louis' most recognizable brands with their online marketing strategy, Will also is an Amazon bestselling author, speaker and teacher.