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31 Oct, 2011

Social Media Expert

Posted by: admin In: Internet Marketing

Now that social media has entered the marketing scene, so has the position of social media expert. Since social media is fairly new, it makes sense that not every veteran business owner is up to date on the latest social media lingo. Fortunately for the business owner, they can hire a social media expert to [...]

A friend of mine recently asked me to comment on why I felt so strongly would play a large role in the future of search rankings. In order to answer his question I felt I needed to take this a step further and explain how rel=”author” appears to fit into a much grander plan Google is [...]

Sometimes, it takes a different type of text to get your message across, notably on search engines. But what if it is not enough to draw in the clicks that you need? Maybe it would help if you had a search function that would locate your term at the soonest and make you more accessible [...]

24 Oct, 2011

Steve Jobs Shows Super Class

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One of the many tidbits pulled early out of Walter Isakson’s authorized biography of Steve Jobs, titled “Steve Jobs,” is that Google CEO Larry Page sought Jobs’ advice earlier this year before taking back the CEO reins in April. Jobs originally wanted to blow Page off, seeing as how he felt Google betrayed him in [...]

Sometimes getting conversions is like trying to capture mist in a jar or water with your fingers. No matter how hard you try, you just can’t seem to get a secure hold on them. A little information can go a long way when building relationships with your visitors–your would-be customers and bringers of the sacred [...]

“The more time you spend on Facebook, the less time you’re going to spend studying.” I’m sure that a large majority of people would think that’s true – it’s rather intuitive. But according to a study by Lock Haven University professor Reynol Junco, that’s not the case at all. It seems like every week some [...]

Today’s Google Doodle honors the work of Mary Blair an American artist who is predominantly known for her work with Disney. She is responsible for the concept art behind some of the early Disney classics like Peter Pan, Cinderella and Alice in Wonderland. She also created designs for Disney outside of the film studio – [...]

Less than a month after Wallet’s official release, Google is expanding core features. The three key elements are the automatic rewards features, expanded and exclusive offers, and partnerships with several major merchants. Google’s New Features, in Detail Google Wallet, the NFC payment technology that lets users pay with a single tap, was launched officially in [...]

19 Oct, 2011

Creating A Good Landing Page

Posted by: admin In: Internet Marketing

Building a great landing page should be on top of your priority list if you want your website visitors transformed into customers.While a great looking website can grab the attention of your visitors, a strong landing page will keep them involved and get them to buy your products. Wikipedia defines a landing page as: The [...]

18 Oct, 2011

Google Promotes Online Safety

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This is about to launch its first online safety campaign. Teaming with the Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB), Google will promote “safe computer usage” for users: by logging out of computers when they’re finished using them, specialized child protection, use of cookies in web browsers, and ‘two-factor authorization’ which sees the user entering a password and [...]