The final showdown in the World Cup recently shattered viewing records with one billion people from across the globe tuning in. History was also made at the very beginning of these games a month ago when a 29-year-old paraplegic kicked out the first ball.
As the UK and the Balkans emerge from their wettest winter in over a century, debate is raging over how to respond to such patterns of extreme weather. But what if there was a way to predict floods and send detailed warnings directly to the people in […]
Amazon is beefing up its musical offerings to better compete against iTunes and other rivals.
The eCommerce giant has added “hundreds of thousands of songs and hundreds of prime playlists” to its Amazon Prime Music service. The new additions include […]
What’s Your SEO Theme?
If you haven’t looked into it before, it might be time to consider theme-based SEO. Refined and officially launched in 2010, the general concept has been around for far longer and acts as a natural extension to how sites […]
If you have been working the Web for any length of time, then you know the search engines frown on what is known as “black hat” techniques. This technology has been used to exploit search engine algorithms since the first search engines appeared. […]
He was so slick.
He talked about algorithms, keywords and the science of SEO. For that fascinating hour, you were completely sucked in to his world. He guaranteed you quantifiable results. He sold you an expensive contract. Now, all these monthly checks […]
Social Media News
Facebook has become such a part of daily life in the U.S. that many Americans spend more time on their news feed than they do looking after their pets or cleaning their house.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ American Time Use Survey, on […]
Social media users continue to have a love-hate relationship with Facebook.
While a large share of Americans continue to use the social network, satisfaction with the site remains unimpressive, although rates have improved since last year.
According to […]
The cover photo on your Facebook Page will help you build your brand, reputation and good will. An effective company name is a good place to start because it helps people remember you. Memorability can come from using an unusual color combination, behavior […]
Business & Marketing News
Getting a recommendation from a friend or family member can end up being one of the most powerful driving factors when it comes to you making or not making a purchase. This same power of suggestion is alive and well in the form of online local reviews. […]
Google won’t be satisfied until it worms its way into every facet of your life.
Not content with being the world’s most-used search engine or owning the No. 1 source for online video, it’s now pushing into an arena that’s long […]
When getting started with a new online business one of the first things you need to do is choose a domain name. This step is much more important than you might realize. An appropriate and effective domain could decide your website’s fate.
On the phone C.J. Hayden, author of the bestselling book Get Clients Now! and a mentor of mine, asked if I had done a Google Helpout. I responded with “hangout” thinking I might have heard her incorrectly. I didn’t.
I’ve done hundreds of Hangouts. […]
Yahoo is acquiring mobile analytics and ad platform Flurry for an unknown sum although it is being reported to be anywhere from $300 million to as much as $1 billion.
Flurry optimizes the mobile experience through better apps and more personal ads and […]
Apple is being accused of labor code violations in a class action lawsuit courtesy of 20,000 unhappy employees who are alleging the iPhone maker often kept them from taking breaks.
According to The Wall Street Journal, the hourly-wage workers, in their […]