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- Yahoo Launches
Mobile Ad Network & Mobile Publisher Services
Yahoo has launched a new Yahoo Mobile Publisher Services site designed to offer one-stop shopping for publishers that want to get mobile content into Yahoo in various ways. In particular, the services offered will be:...
- Comparing Google and Yahoo in Mobile Search, Google Operating System
- Walking, Talking, Searching, Finding, Google Blog
- Flying High with Google SMS, Official Google Blog
- Online Map Providers: Oh the Places You’ll Go, Compete Blog
- Google Maps Broken for Washington, DC?, Google Blogoscoped
- Google Builds
Local Map Content in 3D
In January, Google announced a contest in which US and Canadian students were invited to generate their college campuses in 3D, using Google Sketchup. A few individuals or teams whose works are judged to be the best will be flown to Google headquarters in Mountain View for a special...
- Get Listed At
Local Search Engines, Yellow Pages and Local Social Sites
Guide On HowTo Get Your Business Listed On Major Local Search Engines, Yellow Pages Sites and Social Local Networks from LocalType.com is a very comprehensive rundown to almost 50 places where you can submit your business for local inclusion. It is broken into three categories: local search engines such as...
- How to beat Google, part 1, Skrentablog
- AOL: Powerpoint paralysis, Valleywag
- How to predict Google’s future - two simple tips, Compete Blog
- Google's Orkut
Gets Polls; Answers Next?
The wisdom of orkut from the Official Google Blog covers how Google's social networking site Orkut now allows people to post polls. No big deal? Perhaps not. But it also makes me wonder if it's a first step toward trying to give Orkut an answer search roll for Google....
- PPC And Your
Good Name: Sales From Brand Searches Aren't Incremental
Hello! My name is Alan Rimm-Kaufman. I'm honored to be contributing a monthly column on paid search for Search Engine Land. The column will appear the third Tuesday of each month. My focus will be strategy, economics, and multi-channel. About me: I run a paid search agency based in...
- Judge Approves Yahoo Click Fraud Settlement, Search Engine Watch Blog
- Don't Expect A
Magic Flash Solution For Search Engines
Call me Mr. Rain On The Parade, but after reading an interview in The Guardian with Google product manager of crawl services Dan Crow, I can't help but feel people are going to come away with the mistaken idea that Google will magically make their Flash content suddenly more accessible...
- Getting Link
Love From Google Custom Search Engines
I've written previously about Google Custom Search Engines. These vertical Googlettes let anyone create a search engine with results based on Google's index, with an added layer of human editorial selection. Put more simply, you create a Google CSE; you select the sites you want in it, and then you...
- No SEO Bull:
Calacanis Challenge Sees Traffic Rise 21%
Neil Patel challenged Jason Calacanis, who said last month that SEO is bull, that SEO can improve traffic to his site. Jason accepted the challenge and the early results have now been posted. Neil shows that by making "white hat" recommendation, he has increased Jason's search traffic by 21 percent....
- Even the Search Engines are Bad at Optimization, SEO Book
- Reed Elsevier Gets Wise to SEO, Sort of..., Threadwatch
- Presidential Succession In '24': It's Good To Be The VP!, Digg
- 10 Rules for Co-Hosting The Daily SearchCast with Danny Sullivan, David V