Search dominance by..?

July 30, 2009
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There must be a new search engine monster out there. In regards to the recent search merger with Yahoo and Microsoft, the following statements were uttered by the respective CEO’s. Carol Bartz “Competition equals innovation. But with one player dominating…

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Yahoo-Microsoft deal

July 30, 2009
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Yahoo has agreed to use Microsoft’s search engine, Bing, on its Internet sites in return for 88 percent of the revenue from search ads for the first half of the 10-year deal announced on Wednesday. The deal is expected to…

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Canadian Online Advertising Surpasses Radio

July 28, 2009
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2008 Canadian Online Advertising Revenue Grows To $1.6 Billion And Surpasses Radio The Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada (IAB) today announced that Canadian Online Advertising Revenues exceeded budgeted expectations of $1.5 billion, and grew by 29% in 2008 to just…

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The end of SEO?

July 28, 2009
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The end of the world (of SEO) is coming! Or at least, that’s what some recent articles might tell you. Just a couple of erroneous statements I’ve read over the last few days: “Social media (Twitter/Facebook etc) will soon be…

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How to promote your business locally through geotags?

July 27, 2009
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The primary aim of getting your business online is to increase its visibility. A web presence helps in getting your business a global success but only if you make your website visible out of countless number of them flowing on…

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Bargain Price for ITV’s Friends Reunited

July 27, 2009
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Online business executive Peter Dubens could be about to snap up Friends Reunited from ITV for just $24.6 million, a massive $263 million less than what ITV paid for the social networking site just four years ago. In the same…

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Spotify Could Steal Twitter Limelight in Move West

July 24, 2009
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Just days after Microsoft announced that they would be launching a rival service to the free online jukebox Spotify, the European company has declared its intentions to break into the US market. Recruitment has begun in New York for staff…

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Investors calling Time on AOL

July 24, 2009
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Struggling internet company AOL is pleading for patience from investors, insisting that online advertising revenues will pick up in the next two years. Time Warner laboured over the decision to untangle themselves from the lead weight of AOL, but finally…

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Online Advertising Shift to be spent on SEO

July 23, 2009
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Digital media analysts Outsell Inc. have projected in their annual advertising study for 2009 that some $65 billion (£39 billion) is due to be skimmed off the top of traditional advertising budgets and reallocated online. Major brands are going through…

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SEO Copywriting & Balance

July 23, 2009
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If SEO copywriting isn’t about the percentage of keywords within the copy, then what is it about? Balance. You have two audiences with SEO copywriting: the search engines and your site visitors. But surprisingly, the balance doesn’t come with serving…

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