Online Marketing News in 2009: The Year’s Hottest Events
Modern B2B Marketing
DECEMBER 15, 2009
MySpace and Facebook sign real-time search deals with Google. Google Announces New Offerings in Real-Time, Mobile and Social Search. Google Removes Page Rank from the Webmaster Tools. Robert Half Technology study announces 54% of companies blog social media sites. Brightcove by Google - $500-$700 million. reCapture by Google. Social Networking Sites Account for More than 20 Percent of All U.S. Google Caffeine: Google’s New Search Engine Index is unveiled. Google improves Google Reader. Google reannounces Google Wave.
Best of 2009: SEO Tips, Part 1
JANUARY 10, 2010
How can you get the most of out of Google’s free webmaster tools to improve rankings? The brilliant—and entertaining—David Harry provides an exhaustive list of the primary and secondary factors affecting search engine rank, from link-related factors (link text, relevance, PageRank) and header data through trust-related factors (domain history, outbound links) and “dampening factors (poor coding, duplicate content and URL issues). Q&A: A Few Things You Need to Know About Keyword Usage by Search Engine Guide. Understand Google’s Guidelines by Alibaba.