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Consumer dash to mobile Search means brands need to rethink online strategies

29 September 2010 | Tanya Goodin

Tamar’s Mobile 2010 White Paper out this morning shows that UK consumers are making a dash to mobile as a Search platform. It is hard to argue with figures showing mobile search engine traffic increasing […]

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The importance of language and Google Instant

20 September 2010 | Alex Christie

As a former translator, transitioning to SEO was a somewhat natural progression. Identifying language nuances and searching for the most compatible expression to match sentence by sentence was an everyday challenge – something I believe […]

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Facebook Places arrives on UK shores; Nobody surprised

17 September 2010 | Henry Elliss

At about 7.45 this morning, Facebook held an event here in London to launch a ‘secret’ new service. This may well be the worst-kept secret I’ve EVER seen! : ) The moment the event was […]

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Meet the new Twitter – same service, whole new style

15 September 2010 | Henry Elliss

Unless you got a particularly long lie-in this morning, you’ll no doubt have seen the buzz currently going around about the brand new Twitter interface – announced last night by the Twitter team. Launched with […]

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Is Facebook Highjacking Non-Profit Brand Identities?

14 September 2010 | Milly Diaz

Today I discovered something rather odd about the non-profit profile pages on Facebook.  Often times, it appears they have two “official” profiles, and the second profile is a community page. Ultimately, this Facebook community page […]

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Epictetus – The father of social media?

10 September 2010 | Henry Elliss

If you’re the sort of person that has to do or see lots of presentations, you’ll know how people love to sprinkle relevant quotes in to their powerpoints and keynote decks, to keep you interested. […]

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Google Instant and keywords – what comes next?

9 September 2010 | Annie Wakefield

The web is literally buzzing after last night’s announcement of Google Instant. This has undoubtedly changed the search landscape and of course, my team’s area of expertise, content. Writing good online content depends on a […]

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Google Streaming event – live blogging

8 September 2010 | Tanya Goodin

At 5.30 pm UK time Google is going to start their so called Streaming Event. We are expecting a lot of announcements about changes as to the how the Google search results are displayed. Based […]

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Big changes for Google real-time search results

27 August 2010 | Henry Elliss

Big changes for Google’s dynamic and constantly refreshing stream of real time search results or “updates” vertical.  Google real time search results are now incorporating geographic targeting, so sentiment, attitudes, and buzz can be measured […]

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Dead or alive?

24 August 2010 | Alex Christie

I have always been a big fan of hard-hitting graphs, and I was especially astounded by this Wired Magazine Article. I was alerted to this eye opening graph by @tanyagoodin and was immediately sceptical by the apparent […]