Google +1 – Why?!?

Why can’t Google just stick to search? I would rather see Google invest their massive funds and brainpower making search better and better rather than trying to integrate social media into its results. With the announcement this week of its new +1 feature, Google is once again wading into the search and social waters. What […]

The Truth According to Google

Have you Googled yourself or your organization lately? If you haven’t, you definitely should. Being aware of what’s out there is the first line of defense in the rapidly expanding world of online reputation management. First, the good news… You probably won’t find anything that is particularly problematic. But, the full list of just what […]

Search Results Going Social

Search engines are going social – at least in the results you might see. Both Google and Bing have recently announced changes to their search results algorithms that will start to include “social” results. What are social results and what does this mean for you SEO and social media strategy? Both sites describe social results […]

Google Places – How the Results Have Changed

If you pay close attention to Google – and most people probably don’t like I do – you may have noticed some changes in the way Google displays search results. What, if anything does this mean? It means different things to different users. The implications for businesses are potentially significant…

Google Instant – What's it mean for PPC Advertisers?

Google rolled out its new “Google Instant” search this week and it’s got the the online world buzzing. The main chatter is about what it means for PPC (pay-per-click) or AdWords advertisers… how will it impact keyword research and SEO as we know it?