The number of companies developing analytics that can collect and analyze energy-related data is growing exponentially. Eager startups are scrambling to meet surging demand for ways to manage energy consumption more efficiently.
It’s a hot market […]
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.
Or, in the case of Internet service providers, not being open and transparent about service speeds could result in enforcement action. That was the warning delivered by the Federal Communications Commission Wednesday when it announced it […]
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
You always hear about people’s Facebook accounts getting hacked, and often see the consequences of it (constant event invites to random sales with dodgy links). However after working around social media for so long, I always thought I’d seen […]
Twitter has finally caved under the pressure and released its workforce demographics report.
The move comes after U.S. civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson promised to launch a Twitter-based, social media and online petition campaign to its subscribers […]
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 […]
Business & Marketing News
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. […]
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 […]
One thing we all know about Google is how often it makes changes. It is constantly staying on top of the Internet, any and all spam, and how people search, which is great for searchers and businesses alike. Unfortunately, these can also mean major changes […]
Mark Zuckerberg delivered what may be one of the understatements of the year Wednesday.
Photo Credit: 401(K) 2012 via flickr
In a press release, the Facebook founder and chief executive officer seemed nonchalant in his summary of the financial results […]
Foursquare debuted its head-to-toe makeover Wednesday, but many are wondering if the site refresh is enough to transform its from a check-in app to an online discovery destination.
The change, which includes a new logo is a bid by Foursquare to turn itself […]