Yearly Archives: 2009

How the SEO industry will grow in 2010

The SEO industry is almost certain to grow stronger in 2010. With the full launch of Bing rivalling Google for the users who browse the internet, there is bound to be a lot of focus …

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Retweet option on Twitter disappears temporarily

The ‘retweet’ function on Twitter has disappeared. The experiment, which was allegedly worked out on a napkin, was a tool for those who chose to re-quote other’s words on the micro blogging website. Observers say …

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Google offers new service to make URLs shorter using the Google Toolbar

Google has launched a new update for the Google Toolbar and FeedBurner. It’s a service that allows the shortening of URLs and is particularly useful for micro blogging services such as Twitter to make links …

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LinkedIn lets developers twiddle with its API

LinkedIn is now opening its platform to developers who are ready to attempt a painstaking application process. LinkedIn has a web 2.0 platform and the business oriented social networking website only allowed a select few …

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Getting a jump start on search engine optimisation for a new website

SEO is difficult at the best of times. However you’ll find it much more difficult on a brand new website, particularly if you wish to target a competitive market. Start your link building and on …

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Google in talks to buy review site Yelp

It seems that search giant, Google, is on a spree to net as many companies as it can. Google is currently in talks to buy the popular local business review website, Yelp Inc and media …

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Get Noticed with Live Search

Recently, Google has introduced a feature to search through results called Live Search. Live Search brings the latest content to Google listings within seconds of it being released. Google Live Search can be used as …

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How real time search could affect SEO

Google have now started to roll out real time search. Posts from social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook will now appear in the SERPs for certain brand and product related keywords. This big …

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Facebook and Google launch new URL shorteners

Social networking site, Facebook and leading search engine, Google, have both launched URL shorteners for their sites. These tools can transform long internet addresses to a shorter series of random letters. Facebook’s shortener is fb.me …

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Talks between Sky and Google regarding sharing content on YouTube end

Recent reports suggest that BSkyB has withdrawn from talks with internet giant, Google, about making some of the broadcaster’s popular shows available to users for free on YouTube. The revelation comes after Rupert Murdoch’s News …

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