Posts by Alex Christie

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Facebook Indexed

3 December 2007 | Alex Christie

Facebook is slowly making aspects of their massive reams of data searchable and indexable. Firstly they offered the option to make public profiles and groups and at the moment there are only 800,000 pages and [...]

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Google on the RISE!

23 November 2007 | Alex Christie

According to the latest market research from ComScore, Google has enjoyed one of the biggest monthly gains in the U.S. Web search market in October, building on consistent gains over the past 2 years. According [...]

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Google Custom Search going global

21 November 2007 | Alex Christie

Google’s hosted search service for business users has been extended worldwide for the first time. The service, which was previously only available in the US, lets users add Google search capabilities to their sites. A [...]

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Facebook responds to criticism from MoveOn

21 November 2007 | Alex Christie

Facebook issued a statement on Tuesday in response to criticism that was made by the online activist group MoveOn.org.   According to the activist group, Facebook’s "Beacon" advertising program is a violation of the user’s privacy. [...]

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Tamar gets Highly Commended at National Business Awards

15 November 2007 | Alex Christie

A few of the Tamar team attended the prestigious National Buiness Awards at the Grosvenor Hotel on Tuesday 13th November and  were honoured to collect their ‘Highly Commended’ certificate for the Corporate Social Responsibility category. [...]

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Vuyani annual prize giving

12 November 2007 | Alex Christie

Vuyani Primary School held their annual prize giving ceremony yesterday afternoon. The school doesn’t have a school hall of their own so the ceremony took place at the Guguletu Community Hall a few kilometres down [...]

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Facebook Increases Search Options

12 November 2007 | Alex Christie

Is David challenging Goliath? In a bid to expand its offerings, Facebook has now increased its search options by allowing users to search for advertising pages. This addition, further adds to the speculation that Facebook [...]

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Google Setting the Benchmark…Again???

31 October 2007 | Alex Christie

OpenSocial to launch soon… Google today announced its plans for a broad social networking project. The network will be known as Open Social and developers would then be able to create applications that work on [...]

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Google is Maka Maka-ing it!

30 October 2007 | Alex Christie

Google may have lost the battle with Microsoft in the bidding war to invest in Facebook, but they aren’t taking it lying down. According to leaked information, Google is preparing their own assault on the [...]

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How to guess what people search for on Google

24 October 2007 | Alex Christie

First check Google tools As we all know, the first step in any SEO project is understanding the keywords of the clients – what are the most popular searched terms related to the clients’ products. [...]