Multimedia Expandable Stories on Google News

Multimedia Expandable Stories on Google News

Just recently, Google unveiled numerous changes for Google News. This includes expandable news stories and even more multimedia. The changes are now apparent in the US. Let us look at some of these additional features. First up, the expandable news. The Click to Expand. The top story is always shown [...]
Google News Adds Location Based News Feature plus More

Google News Adds Location Based News Feature plus More

If you use your smart phones to get your daily dose of current affairs from Google News, then you are in luck. You can now tune in to more local news aside from location based news; you will also be treated to new news features as well as numerous custom settings. The first of the bunch is the News near [...]
Adsense Guidelines Change to Streamline Tool bar Ads

Adsense Guidelines Change to Streamline Tool bar Ads

Recently, some guidelines for Adsense were changed. The changes will impact the use of programs with tool bars as well as 3rd party applications. The Adsense for Search partners are given 30 days to make the necessary changes to the tool bars in order to avoid sanctions for violating the guidelines. [...]
The Importance of Integrating Content in Social Media

The Importance of Integrating Content in Social Media

In the world of online marketing, it is very critical that content is integrated across various platforms and it is not just in your website. Newspapers and television stations are some of those institutions working with content but do not integrate them well. It is also true that most traditional media [...]
SMB tips for 2011

SMB tips for 2011

Setting up your marketing as a small to medium business will be a lot more different than the setup of a national brand. It is also necessary to be aware of conventions as well as trends in technologies. Some that seem as an option in 2010 might be the new convention for 2011. Here is a list of the [...]
Google might allow users to blacklist domains in order to reduce spam

Google might allow users to blacklist domains in order to reduce spam

If you are up for some DIY blacklisting, Google has been discussing an option to allow search engine users to blacklist or remove certain domains from the search results. That is what Matt Cutts stated, the top anti-spam expert from Google. He has been in the spotlight in the recent times due to discussions [...]
Google Surprised about success of Click to Call

Google Surprised about success of Click to Call

Google released the Click to call a year ago and the results are quite staggering even Google is surprised. The company said that they are seeing millions of calls being made every month. This information came from the OIC of the product, Surojit Chattterjee. The service has become an integral element [...]
Websites: Search Engine Optimized or Search friendly?

Websites: Search Engine Optimized or Search friendly?

A lot of companies offering web design services will usually include the term SEO in their package. Others might also see IT people and programmers “handle” SEO. The fact is most o f these people actually do not have a clue whatsoever.  It does not account to all but a number of them will be able [...]
Live: Google Spam fighter algorithm

Live: Google Spam fighter algorithm

Just earlier in January, Google’s Matt Cutts announced that they will be releasing an on-page method for detecting spam that will help users reduce the amount of spam sites in the results. Now, Cutts already released a confirmation to the rumors. This new anti-spam technique is already live. According [...]