Germany wants Google to be more transparent about the workings of its secret algorithm that creates its search engine rankings.
The idea comes from German justice minister Heiko Maas, who says the technology titan has “extraordinary” power in Europe […]
Smart home technology offers ways to make your home more state-of-the-art than the Jetsons’ abode. They can offer better energy efficiency, innovative security systems and a myriad of added conveniences to your living space. The multitude of choices […]
Like anything else, big data can have positive and negative impacts on the world.
So says the Federal Trade Commission’s chairwoman. During a conference held Monday, FTC chairwoman Edith Ramirez said some companies could be misusing […]
Keywords continue to evolve as search engines become more precise in their mission to hand users the most relevant and highest quality results to their search queries. In recent months, we’ve heard a great deal about long-tail keywords. They’re practically […]
Do you remember the first time you ever earned money from a job? Perhaps you worked at a fast food restaurant, or maybe you mowed a neighbor’s lawn. Getting that first paycheck was a thing of beauty. When you bought your first ice cream cone or […]
Many businesses work hard to cultivate strong, positive SEO rankings but, when competitors engage in attempts to thwart them, the results can be significant. Negative SEO occurs when a company or individual builds large numbers of “spammy” links to […]
Social Media News
As many of us have probably experienced, social media marketing can be a very powerful tool in building our business. Although some say the popularity of Facebook is declining, it is still one of the most popular social media sites and, if used effectively, […]
Looking for an e-mail address of a LinkedIn user may be easier than one thinks.
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A recent report by KrebsOnSecurity shines an interesting light on a test conducted by an Internet security firm. That […]
Finding the time and resources to keep Twitter updated can often be a challenge for the average business owner. So I’m always on the look out for tools that can help with the process and take away a lot of the grunt work.
One way to do this is through […]
Business & Marketing News
A Business Insider Intelligence Research projects the eCommerce industry will be worth more than $1.5 trillion by end of 2014.
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Such amazing numbers should offer the nudge you need to capitalize on the potential of your eCommerce […]
In this fast-paced era of increasing globalization and international business, the concept of going virtual for your business operations is not unheard of. Along with your in-house employees, you may have several team members working in different parts […]
I truly believe in the power of ROI tools to enhance a sales team’s ability to close more deals. (If I didn’t, I wouldn’t be in the business of selling them.) However, not everyone agrees with me. In fact, inside LinkedIn group discussions, I’ve […]
On Aug. 25, Facebook made an official announcement that they would be reducing the visibility of “click-bait” in user newsfeeds. As a brand manager, how will it affect your social marketing efforts? How can you stay on top?
In a blog post, […]
Apple has set a new record. The Cupertino company received more than four million pre-orders for its iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in just 24 hours.
The high demand means the orders placed so far have surpassed Apple’s pre-order supply. As a result some […]
The rumors were true: Microsoft is indeed buying Swedish company Mojang, the maker of popular video game Minecraft, for a cool $2.5 billion.
The acquisition, which is expected to close late this year, is a major coup for Microsoft and a boost for its […]