Jeremiah Owyang is the Chief Catalyst at Crowd Companies, a brand council that aims to help big companies navigate the collaborative economy. Amy Cortese talked with him about the Collaborative Economy and how large companies are responding.
Amy Cortese: […]
Google Hangouts is showing its serious side with a number of improvements and a deeper integration into Google Apps for Business suite.
The changes come as the technology company attempts to woo business users with a revamped platform to meet all of their […]
Faster, more memory and cheaper.
It’s not the slogan but it’s a pretty accurate summary on Apple’s news regarding MacBooks as the new 15-inch model Retina’s were given a bit of an overhaul and the non-Retina MacBook Pro 13-inch […]
There’s lots of chatter in my industry about the future of search engines and how Google’s new algorithms are changing the landscape of how business owners work to keep and improve their website’s placement on Google. What seems apparent to me is […]
Do you ever get the feeling Google changes things up just to toss SEOs off guard?
In late June, the company announced it was scrapping parts of the popular Google Authorship program, frustrating marketers who liked the credibility and search advantages […]
It was a unique experience for a group of web designers and copywriters to review a site about web design and copywriting. Sometimes it’s easier to spot areas of improvement on other’s sites.
The recommendations made for Words & Images could easily […]
Social Media News
Twitter enjoyed a blockbuster second quarter with revenue skyrocketing 124 percent and usage up six percent thanks to tweeting World Cup fans.
The better than expected results had the social network’s stocks on the rise, eventually leaping to $50.01 […]
LinkedIn is making introductions a little more personable via mobile with amped up profiles that it promises will make you “look ridiculously good.”
The new profile styles tells your story to anyone who searches for you on their Smartphone or iPad. […]
Yelp is turning to video to enable users of its site to personalize their reviews.
The online review site has updated its iPhone app to give its users the chance to post three- to 12-second video reviews of local eateries, hotspots and other businesses.
Business & Marketing News
Website technology is constantly evolving. That is because website redesign is a necessity especially for businesses whose brand, label, products, and services rely on online marketing and whose customers, leads and prospects are mostly online. The question […]
Is there any money in web design? Well not as much as you would think.
Web design is a great industry to get into and, if you have the skills and knowledge of running a business, then perhaps you can make it happen — perhaps.
The industry has become […]
Every small business with an online presence has to deal with the issue of SEO. Most, however, haven’t a clue where to begin. As you delve into the topic across the endless articles on the subject, a feeling of being overwhelmed can easily taint […]
Netflix should be getting a little speedier.
The Internet TV streaming service has inked a deal with AT&T to give it access to the wireless carrier’s network in a bid to erase slow load times for viewers.
Netflix, which uses third-party content […]
Many people have no clue how much data they’re using when it comes to either their Internet or their wireless device.
That information came forward Tuesday in the form of a report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO). The report […]
When you are first starting a blog, it is quite easy to forget about the basics. Your focus is churning out post after post, sharing the posts on social media, creating links to the posts and monetizing the blog.
Most new bloggers completely forget about […]