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5 Critical Rules for SEO Success in 2014

:: By Martin Laetsch, Act-On :: The major search engines win or lose market share by the quality of the results they deliver for searchers; this is why they continually fine-tune their algorithms to increase the quality of their organic...

YouTube Rules, Hulu Rises

Comscore released its October 2008 data from its Video Metrix service today, reporting that U.S. Internet users viewed 13.5 billion online videos during the month, representing an increase of 45 percent year-over-year. Perhaps the...

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Importance of Consumer Reviews

According to a survey conducted by Kudzu.com , 86% of consumers are checking out online business reviews before making purchasing decisions. The survey aimed to gain insight into online behaviors of consumers who search for local services...

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Major Increase In Voucher Searches

According to Hitwise , one in every 200 visits to an online retail website in the UK now comes from voucher sites like Hot UK Deals or My Voucher Codes. UK Internet searches for discount vouchers (coupons) have increased by 133 percent...

Does Whois Information Matter To Rankings?

There is a fascinating thread happening now at Webmaster World regarding the public versus private availability of Whois information and the impact on search engine rankings. The original poster had forgotten to renew his private Whois...

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Eventsbot Event Editor Released

Online event registration application provider Eventsbot , a solution which enables any enterprise to sell tickets to an event, has released several new features to its platform including: More user-friendly event editor to change...

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Sun Microsystems Releases MySQL 5.1

This week Sun Microsystems announced the general availability of MySQL 5.1. This is a major new release of the world's most popular open source database. The production-ready MySQL 5.1 software is available for download now at...

Monetizing Social Media at WebJam

Branded social networking solution provider WebJam yesterday announced the launch of their Premium Services for communities. These services allow end users to monetize their sites with advertising, and offer companies the ability to...

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SES Chicago Highlights: Search Industry Update

The Search Engine Strategies session "Search Industry Update" was an informative session, especially if you need to convince those holding on to the marketing purse strings on how big the effort needs to be. Search marketing...

Search Engine Strategies (Chicago 2008)

The Website Magazine editorial staff is in Chicago for the Search Engine Strategies conference this week. We will be attending a few choice sessions over the next few days, starting with "Search Around the World" and "Search...

InPlay Video Statistics: BrightCove, TubeMogul

Video analytics and syndication service TubeMogul announced a partnership with video platform company BrightCove . Under the partnership, any video producer currently utilizing Brightcove's online video platform will be able to...

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WordPress Gets Threaded Comments

Another release of WordPress (version 2.7) is expected to be released this week. The big development is the addition of threaded comments. Threaded, or nested comments, are a way of displaying comments that allow visitors to reply...

Capture Genuine User Feedback

Feedback is one of the essential elements of good communication. As Michael Gelb once said, "Champions know that success is inevitable; that there is no such thing as failure, only feedback. They know that the best way to forecast...

Facebook Connect Now Available

Facebook announced the general availability of Facebook Connect , a service which enables users of the social network powerhouse to combine their Facebook experience with any participating website, desktop application or mobile device...

QuePasa (Latino Web) Still Growing

Quepasa.com , an online social community for young Latinos, today announced another month of record traffic growth -- accelerating the company to be the second largest U.S.-based Latino site*. During November, Quepasa.com's unique...

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Hacker Attacks Increasing

SecureWorks reports they have seen a 161% increase in the number of attempted hacker attacks they are blocking for their retail clients. Attempted attacks increased from an average of 56,000 per client per month in the first six months...

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