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Bing Gaining Search Share; Long Tail Booming

An announcement from HitWise this morning indicated that Google accounted for 71.49 percent of all U.S. searches for the four weeks ending Jan. 31, 2010 - a one percent decrease month-over-month. This would normally be nothing more...

Distributed News Releases Now in Zemanta

News distribution service PRWeb announced a rather interesting partnership today with blogging application Zemanta, which recommends content to bloggers. If a PRWeb customer’s news release is considered relevant by Zemanta’s...

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2009's Digital Landscape

2009 was a tough year for everyone but things are looking up. Comscore today released its 2009 U.S. Digital Year in Review, a recap of key trends in the U.S. digital media landscape (including e-commerce, search, online video, online...

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SEO Research: Website Size Study

Much of what the SEO industry as a whole has proven true (or at least partly true) over time is that content is king. The verdict is still out on the degree that search engines currently rely on manipulate-able elements such as meta...

Referral Source Messages on WordPress

Personalization comes in many forms on the Web these days. While you may not know everything about the user(s) visiting your WordPress weblog, you might be surprised to learn that you actually have a lot more data than you think about...

bit.ly Pro Going Self-Service (Open Beta)

URL shortening service bit.ly announced last week that since the launch of its Pro-level service, the demand has been so high that they will soon be releasing a self-service website for companies interesting in setting up their own...

Microsoft Gets Facebook Search But Loses Ads

Microsoft announced three quite significant modifications to Bing’s search deal with Facebook. The two companies first announced the collaboration back in 2006 and the relationship has been expanding since. This latest extension...

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Are Businesses Drinking the Social Media Kool-Aid?

E-mail marketing firm Exact Target, in conjunction with Econsultancy, has released results of a report on digital marketing budgets that shines some light on what businesses are planning to do this year - and not do. What's very...

Modular Video Optimization in Practice

Websites today are finely tuned conversion machines driving users toward clear conversion goals. There is no room for luxuries, “nice-to-haves” or Internet fads … except when it comes to online video. While sites...

Automatic Video Banners, Treepodia

Automated video technology and services provider Treepodia announced the availability of a solution designed to enable e-commerce and information-rich web sites to automatically showcase videos in the form of a banner on any page they...

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The Most Popular Browser... in the World?

NetMarketShare, which monitors market share and usage of major Web browsers, has released their January 2010 report . They report reveals that IE (holds a solid 62.12% of all browser usage) followed by Firefox (24.13%), Chrome (5.22...

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Affiliate Tax Battle Heats Up in Colorado

The affiliate tax (or Amazon tax) just gained some momentum in Colorado, passing through the House. The bill (HB-1193) is now moving to the Senate. The argument against the tax is the same - that taxing out-of-state retailers who use...

Deadline for IAC Awards Extended

The Web Marketing Association has extended the deadline to enter the 8th annual Internet Advertising Competition to midnight on February 12, 2009. If you’re not familiar with IAC, awards are presented for industry categories...

Slideshare Gets Channels

Online sharing community SlideShare launched a new service dubbed Channels which provides custom-branded microsites. Several companies including agencies Razorfish and Ogilvy have already secured their brands on the website –...

You Stink at Personalization

Recommendation service provider ChoiceStream , which provides its technology to many leading Internet retailers including Tesco, Zappos, Borders, Blockbuster and Ticketmaster, announced part 2 of the findings of their 2009 Personalization...

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