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Facebook Overtakes Yahoo as World's Third Largest Site

Facebook will head into the New Year as the world’s third largest website after passing Yahoo in the most recent traffic rankings released from comScore. The research firm’s November 2010 report credits Facebook with an...

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2010's Top Content at WM

Website Magazine had a year of tremendous growth, in both revenue and respect from our community. For this we extend our most gracious thanks. The sheer amount of content we've developed this year (nearly 700 weblog posts and hundreds...

Google Adds Nearby Shops to U.K. Product Search

Google has announced a new feature for online shoppers and merchants in the U.K., called Nearby Shops. The feature is already available in Google’s U.S. Product Search, and was rolled out in the U.K. on Wednesday. Consumers searching...

Groupon at the Bottom of This Holiday List

A website and application performance monitoring firm tested 11 leading social shopping and daily deals sites for availability and performance during the height of the 2010 holiday shopping season. The companies tested by Watchmouse...

Online Holiday Spending Climbs Past $28 Billion

Christmas came a little early for many online retailers this year, as the final shopping weekend of the holiday season pushed e-commerce sales past $28 billion for the first time ever. Research firm comScore reports that consumers...

Turning Trends into Affiliate Profits

The end of the year always brings about much discussion about trends, particularly in Web business. Which search terms rose the fastest during the previous year? What will be the hottest products in the coming year? Which categories...

Google Scrambling for a Local Deals Site

Google, after Groupon famously shunned their advances -- and $6 billion -- is desperately seeking a local deals site, mostly for the local ad revenue it can provide. A New York Post insider is reporting that Google is in talks with...

MSN and Yahoo's Perfect Content Storm

Yahoo and MSN are on a mission to produce un-fathomable amounts of content on the Web. Yahoo's acquisition of Associated Content -- since rebranded as Yahoo Contributor Network -- relies on thousands of freelancers (just about...

Optify Enhances International SEO, Real-time Lead Scoring

Optify, a leading provider of hosted, enterprise search engine optimization (SEO) and social media software, has introduced some upgrades to its real-time marketing solution. New features include the extension of Optify’s international...

All Eyes Should Be On eBay

Ebay all but introduced the world to online shopping, and it continues to shape the e-commerce industry throughout its own history of major acquisitions. The company made another significant purchase on Monday, agreeing to buy European...

Bing Webmaster Tools – New Inbound Link Feature

Bing announced the release of a new Inbound Link feature into its Webmaster Tools offering. The feature provides registered site owners the ability to retrieve data about links pointing to their sites. As you might imagine, Bing received...

AdKeeper Allows Users to Save Ads for Later

A new service is being tested that would allow Web users to click on an ad to save it so they can interact with it later. The company behind it is startup AdKeeper, whose CEO Scott Kurnit founded the Web property that became About...

LinkedIn Polls and Groups Get Social and Findable

Professional networking site LinkedIn has made several dramatic improvements. This may just mark a new day for LinkedIn. Changes to its polling tool now enable business professionals to receive a more in depth view of poll respondents...

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Display Ad Builder from Google the Salvation of Display

Google has announced several improvements to its Display Ad Builder, a service (launched in ’08) which enables advertisers to design display ads for free. Improvements to the platform include: Bulk copying and editing: Advertisers...

Online Media Market's Strong Outlook

The economic recovery might be slow but at least one sector is adding jobs at a respectable rate. Internet media companies and Web portals have added 14,300 jobs since the recession began, according to Ad Age DataCenter's analysis...

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