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Facebook privacy tweaks allow targeted status updates

14 December 2009 | Henry Elliss

One of the less-publicised new features that rolled-out to all Facebook users this week, along with the much-talked-about new privacy settings is the ability to target your status updates to certain groups of people. Simply [...]

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Do not misunderestimate the power of words

14 December 2009 | Annie Wakefield

It is a bad idea to misunderestimate the power of the interwebs. This past year the world cheered to Obamamania, suffered a financial tsunami, saw the rise of zombie banks and recessionista’s, and decided to [...]

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Drawing attention with related posts

14 December 2009 | Alex Christie

Why are we talking about related posts? To try and improve the effectiveness of the Tamar blog, it was thought important to draw more attention to the related posts to reduce bounce rate. The best [...]

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Twitter real time search now in Google SERPs and implications for brand management

10 December 2009 | Alex Christie

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past 12 months, you will be aware of the phenomenon that is Twitter. You may also be aware that Google and Bing have been casting jealous [...]

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It’s time to get social

8 December 2009 | Milly Diaz

As you’ve probably heard, on Monday Google announced that real-time search has arrived. Real-time results are being “rolled-out” gradually over the next few weeks, so keep an eye out for them next time you do [...]

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Google Real Time Search

8 December 2009 | Tanya Goodin

Google Live Search Like London buses Google announcements are coming thick and fast these days following a realtively quiet development period. Obviously lots has been going on behind the scenes. At the end of last [...]

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How to help charities online this Christmas

7 December 2009 | Henry Elliss

Last week, we were lucky enough to be invited to attend a Twitter party at 10 Downing Street, organised by the Prime Minister’s wife Sarah Brown, to promote the “Million Mums” campaign. As the biggest [...]

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Google Personalised Search

7 December 2009 | Tanya Goodin

What personalised search means for your site On Friday Google announced that it was rolling out personlised search for all users. This is a big change as previously personalised search was only run if you [...]

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FarmVille is bigger than Twitter

2 December 2009 | Annie Wakefield

Say what? For those who don’t know, FarmVille is a (rather addictive) Facebook app which allows ‘farmers’ to develop their very own little patch of land, complete with tractors, barns, woodsheds and fences…not to mention [...]

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Twitter making room for adverts?

2 December 2009 | Henry Elliss

If you’ve logged on to the Twitter website recently (an act which must be decreasing in popularity as more and more apps come onboard) you might have noticed a space at the bottom, under the [...]