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8 Years, 4 Major Trends: The Evolution of Websites From 2007 to Now

Hubspot

Think about what happened in 2007, for instance. Websites created in 2007 look, feel, and function totally different than their 2015 counterparts. In the post below, I'll go through four of the major web trends that have changed since 2007. A lot can happen in eight years.

Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity

Get the details behind these stats and many, many more here in more than 40 of the best articles and blog posts about social media, search, budgeting and digital marketing research, facts and statistics of 2011 so far. billion searches on Google each month; one-third of U.S.

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity

the sources below provide a vast wealth of data, statistics and research results, as well as a bit of interesting social media trivia. Roy Wells reports on research from the The Pew Internet & American Life Project detailing Twitter use in America. Google’s share of the U.S.

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20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches

Buzz Marketing for Technology

20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches. For millions of people Google is an indispensable search tool that they use every day, in all facets of their lives. From work or school, research, to looking up movies and celebrities to news and gossip, Google is the go-to search engine.

28 Indispensable Research Reports and Marketing Case Studies for #SmallBiz Strategy

Writtent

Ongoing education is critical, which is why we’ve compiled 28 of the brightest and most-inspiring research reports and case studies to hit the web in the recent months. Trust us, you’ll be unstoppable: Research Reports.

Influencer marketing tools of the trade

Biznology

BaseCamp 2 — I started with BaseCamp back in 2007, had a BaseCamp mutiny, have tried Asana and Trello and many I have forgotten. Google Apps — I have my Google Apps for Work install for Gerr.is Yet Another Mail Merge — YAMM is an Add In for Google Sheets.

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Scoble: Google Is Starting to Remind Me of Microsoft

Hubspot

It’s been a bumpy few weeks at Google. Then Business Insider said Google is weak in search and weak in mobile. And yesterday comes the biggest and most worrisome news, that the exec who runs Google+, a much beloved seven-year veteran of the company, Vic Gundotra, is leaving.

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When Google Penalizes You - Robin Good's MasterNewMedia Story

PR Meets Marketing

As an indepedent online publisher, Robin relies on organic searches (primarily Google) for his business. Unbenownst to him, his site somehow ran afoul of the Google's guidelines, and his research via Google's Webmaster Central yielded some clues to why his site was penalized by Google. According to ComScore, Google has nearly 50% of the search market share as of May 2007 of this year.

Marketing Edge

Marketing Edge

While Google redefined search a few years ago, the next wave of search now includes video and audio, which brings into play technologies like EveryZing.

I’m Quoted in HBR – Kinda. And Like Three Years Ago…

Paul Gillin

The type is about as small as they could make it and the quote comes from 2007, but this research report does bear the Harvard Business Review logo, so I’m going with that. I guess Google Alerts doesn’t find everything.

How to Adjust Your Landing Pages For Search

Anything Goes Marketing

I've used Google and randomly chose the search query "software integration". Search Landing Pages (Side Pages) That Need Improvement I've learned from my research that marketers need to distinguish between different types of landing pages. Tags: lead conversion search Google

Best of 2007: Marketing Research

WebMarketCentral

Get the answers to these questions and more from this collection of some of the best articles and blog posts from 2007 on marketing research. The writers of the MediaPost blogs also frequently do a great job of covering online research findings.

Seed Words Make Your PR Flower

PR Meets Marketing

There are several tools out there to help research keywords. Research Seed Words : To build a relevant set of keywords, start with a general list of seed words.

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Webinar Replay: Research from Harvard, MIT Pinpoints Hard Lead Conversion Lessons with Easy Solutions

B2B Lead Blog

Tweet Since 2007, InsideSales.com has been partnering with leading academic institutions to analyze data gathered from two billion communications with 80 million customer profiles. Decrease no-shows by 20 percent by using Google or Outlook calendar invitations.

24 reasons SEO and social media are inextricably linked

Biznology

Recent Google algorithm changes underscore how SEO and social media are inextricably linked. Panda is a Google algorithm filter aimed at fighting low quality content; Penguin is one aimed at fighting web spam. 59% of marketers agree SEO has the biggest effect on lead generation.

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Marketing Edge

Marketing Edge

Umbria industry reports include healthcare, consumer electronics, and other industries For those into the viral marketing concept, whether Umbria or a strategy that includes alerts and watches from Google , Technorati , Digg and others, the key is having a process that puts your ear to the ground – sorry had to use a cliché somewhere in this piece.

Best of 2007: SEO Keyword Research Tools

WebMarketCentral

Here are some of the best tools for conducting keyword research and building a search phrase list. Google Suggest keyword tool Type in a word and Google will provide suggested phrases, along with the relative search popularity of each term.

Why You're Going to Replace the Mobile Marketing Software You Haven't Even Bought Yet

Customer Experience Matrix

Somewhat to my disappointment, a quick bit of Googling showed there are many more than two products already present in this space. I won’t mention names because I haven’t spent enough time researching the topic to understand which ones are truly important. I’ve seen several (well, two) articles recently about mobile marketing software. That’s one mention short of a trend, but I figured I’d be proactive and see what was going on out there.

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B2B Lead Generation Blog: The Physics of Trigger Events for Lead Generation

B2B Lead Generation Blog

You can research new business opportunities based on trigger events, for little to no cost, by leveraging press releases, websites and news wires. To begin collecting trigger events, Id start with using free tools like the following: Technorati watchlists Google news alerts via email Yahoo!

Survey Says: Google Analytics

Cliff Allen on Marketing

Google Analytics was, of course, the most used product (69%) because it's hard to compete with "free." Google's 69% is similar to other research I've conducted on professionally managed Web sites. So, it appears that Google Analytics has captured about two-thirds of the Web analytics market. The size of Google's share of this market is probably making life tough for the commercial product vendors. Have you wondered which Web analytics products are most popular?

Survey Says: Google Analytics

Cliff Allen on Marketing

Google Analytics was, of course, the most used product (69%) because it's hard to compete with "free." Google's 69% is similar to other research I've conducted on professionally managed Web sites. So, it appears that Google Analytics has captured about two-thirds of the Web analytics market. The size of Google's share of this market is probably making life tough for the commercial product vendors. Have you wondered which Web analytics products are most popular?

Best of 2007: SEO Copywriting

WebMarketCentral

With that in mind, here are a few of the best articles and blog posts from 2007 on optimizing website copy for SEO. The most crucial single element of SEO is the content on a website.

Best of 2007: Web Analytics

WebMarketCentral

Here are some of the best articles and blog posts from 2007 on optimizing the use of web analytics. Bloggers Ponder Google's RSS Syndication Stats by MediaPost Online Spin Following Google's acquisition of Feedburner , Max Kalehoff ponders the importance of the "reach" metric for bloggers.

Best of 2007: Interactive PR

WebMarketCentral

Expanding beyond the scope of his book, here are some of the best articles and blog posts of 2007 on maximizing the impact of public relations activities through interactive PR.

Best of 2007: Website Design

WebMarketCentral

With that in mind, here are some of the best articles and blog posts from 2007 on website design considerations and action items. learn, research and compare what you have against a competitor.

Marketers are smarter

Acquiring Minds

It’s not that I have access to the results from some sort of marketing IQ test but there are some signs: on her blog and according to recent research with the BMA , Laura Ramos observes that the stature of marketers amongst peers, senior management and board members has much improved.

Best of 2007: Articles and Blog Posts on Google AdWords

WebMarketCentral

This post focuses on interesting observations and helpful advice pertaining specifically to Google AdWords, the largest SEM platform. As this post notes, "Research and testing.(has) Give the Google Content Network another try by John W.

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Tips and Tricks for Using Hashtags on Social Media Sites

Marketing Action

Google+. Google Search. Word to the wise: If you’ve been posting the same social media update to Twitter, Google+, Facebook and LinkedIn, it might be time to stop. Hashtag use on Twitter didn’t really take hold until into 2007. Hashtags on Google+.

Best of 2007: Cool Online Tools

WebMarketCentral

File conversion tools Still running Office 2003, but need to convert the new XML-based formats from Office 2007 so you can read and work with them? This is a "must bookmark" post for anyone conducting online research.

Helpful SEM Advice from MarketingSherpa

WebMarketCentral

If you missed it, MarketingSherpa hosted a webcast on New Research: Top 5 Tests to Raise Landing Page Conversions earlier this week.

MarketingSherpa Releases 2008 Search Marketing Benchmark Guide

WebMarketCentral

Among the key findings: Search marketing continues to grow at an incredible pace, with spending up 39% globally in 2007. A third of respondents anticipate double-digit spending increases on both SEO and Google PPC programs in 2008. Like you needed a research study to learn that.).

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Introducing Users to the Concept of Meeting Workspaces in MOSS 2007 | NetworkWorld.com Community

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Research Centers. Introducing Users to the Concept of Meeting Workspaces in MOSS 2007. Google. Read more about: MOSS 2007. She is co-author of Essential SharePoint 2007: Delivering High-Impact Collaboration. Friday, June 27, 2008. Security.

Tom Pisello: The ROI Guy: The Business Value of Server Virtualization

The ROI Guy

In fact, according to Gartner’s white paper on Data Center Power and Cooling Scenario Options for the World Ahead, April 2007 during a 24 hour period less than 10% of the typical x86 /x64 server computing capacity is used. Latest Research.

Best of 2007: Miscellaneous Marketing Stuff

WebMarketCentral

From advertising to white paper syndication to voicemail, here are a few of the best marketing-related newsletter articles and blog posts from 2007 that simply didn't fit into any other category. Check out these stories from the penultimate entry in WebMarketCentral's Best of 2007 series.

Engagement Marketing, Part 1 of 3

B2B Marketing Confidential

Friday, October 05, 2007 Engagement Marketing, Part 1 of 3 Ill be publishing a draft of a white paper Ive just written in three parts.

Best of 2007: Web 2.0 Sites

WebMarketCentral

A number of new social networking, social search, social bookmarking, and other Web 2.0-related websites and tools either got their start or got traction in 2007.

More of the Best Website Marketing Tools

WebMarketCentral

Somehow he overlooked WebMarketCentral , but he's probably saving that for the 2007 list.) Larry Chase at WDFM recently published his "Top 10 Marketing Sites for 2006." Here are the best tools from his list plus a few featured here previously that belong in any "top" tools list.