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Friday, 01 June 2012
Google+ puts Zagat restaurant reviews on the menu.
Thursday, 28 October 2010
The social networking site aims to claw back its share of the online world from Facebook and Twitter with a new look and an emphasis on content sharing
Friday, 08 October 2010
SEO experts warn small businesses need to start thinking seriously about how they can optimise their sites for the new Google Instant.
Friday, 01 October 2010
SEO experts say businesses should experiment with Facebook Places, lodge their business names and start using the service to act as an entry point into location-based marketing.
Tuesday, 28 September 2010
There are less than 90 days until Christmas, and for most business owners the clock is ticking.
Thursday, 09 September 2010
Businesses will be forced to change their SEO strategies following the release of Google’s new Instant Search product.
Monday, 09 August 2010
Google announces acquisition of social networking services firm Slide, in a move analysts say is a clear indication the search giant will attempt to dethrone Facebook.
Friday, 30 July 2010
Facebook's release of a new service that allows users to pose questions to each other has been somewhat overshadowed by the release of personal details of 100 million users.
Tuesday, 06 July 2010
The dark side of online marketing – known as blackhat SEO - throws up some serious ethical questions.
Thursday, 10 June 2010
SEO experts say businesses constantly updating their websites with new content will be the main beneficiaries of Google Caffeine.
Wednesday, 09 June 2010
Google has completed a new web indexing system it says will provide faster and 50% more accurate results than the previous version of the search engine.
Monday, 17 May 2010
Google sparks privacy fears after it admits its fleet of Street View vehicles accidentally captured data from public WiFi networks while taking pictures of residential areas.
Thursday, 06 May 2010
Google unveils rare major update to its main search page; businesses warned to keep updating their site if they want to take advantage of the new features.
Thursday, 29 April 2010
SEO expert warns businesses must ensure the search functions on their sites are operating properly and thoroughly or they will risk losing customers.
Tuesday, 20 April 2010
Expert says search engine users are becoming increasingly sophisticated by using more words in search terms and businesses must respond by engaging in serious SEO work.
Friday, 16 April 2010
Optus that one of its major customers was hit by a denial of service attack originating in China earlier this week.
Friday, 26 March 2010
Tracking company WatchMouse reveals only two of the websites of the top 50 companies on the ASX200 have managed to record 100% uptime during the past months.
Thursday, 25 March 2010
SEO expert says businesses need to be using a variety of search engines, including Bing, when attracting people to their sites.
Thursday, 11 February 2010
Google’s new “Buzz” social networking feature has been panned by SEO experts and industry analysts, who have questioned the project’s relevance.
Tuesday, 02 February 2010
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