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2009: Summer of the Android phone?

10 December 2008 | Annie Wakefield

The Google-backed group behind the Android phone, the Open Handset Alliance, has announced that fourteen new companies have joined the consortium, with an eye to supporting Android and contributing to the group's open mobile standards [...]

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Last.fm releases “Best of 2008″ data

10 December 2008 | Alex Christie

It's for interesting little features like it's "Best of 2008" that I made last.fm one of my favourite sites on the internet. What they've basically done is compiled some really simple and interesting statistics based [...]

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Google starts indexing magazines

10 December 2008 | Alex Christie

Google announced yesterday that they are adding magazines to their Google Book Search function. Many magazines have already agreed to let Google index their articles. Google will share some of the revenue that is generated [...]

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Link baiting content – Boost your SEO campaign

9 December 2008 | Alex Christie

Although content is king in the land of SEO, in order to maximise the ranking potential of your site it is important to support your campaign with a good and natural, link building strategy. One [...]

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Yahoo board closer to naming a leader

9 December 2008 | Alex Christie

With Mr. Jerry Yang gone from Yahoo, the board are in the process of finding a new CEO for the search giant. They’re looking a seasoned technology executive with experience running a public company from [...]

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Blogs can be a right pain in the RSS

8 December 2008 | Alex Christie

Blogs are great, I love reading them, love writing them, love finding new ones and commenting on  good examples, or lamenting those which are a bit rubbish. I'm partial to the odd Sphinn, and its great [...]

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Google Launches new service – Friend Connect.

8 December 2008 | Alex Christie

Google launched its new service, Friend Connect, a new service that is designed to let webmasters add “social networking” features to their site. It allows features such as chat, games, ratings to be added to [...]

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Keyword Research

8 December 2008 | Alex Christie

The backbone of any good search campaign is the keyword research, quite often after being entrenched in one industry you think that you know your market and you needn't research keywords again. Having a solid [...]

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Facebook improves its video service

8 December 2008 | Annie Wakefield

Now I don't know all that much about watching videos on Facebook, because I think that youtube is just better. However, Facebook have made a huge stride forward by improving their video services and I [...]

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The best websites in the world ever….vol. 38

8 December 2008 | Alex Christie

When I moved to Shanghai last year, what I would have found really useful would have been a Shanghai version of www.tfl.gov.uk. Which I found endlessly useful while living in London. However, I had no [...]