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Ecommerce News: Google Chrome, Penguin Update & The Facebook Smartphone

By | May 30, 2012

This week, breaking news in ecommerce has revolved around the importance of optimizing online stores for mobile devices and Google’s newest update to their Penguin algorithm. In other news, China is becoming one of the largest ecommerce markets in the world, and Facebook may be launching a new smartphone within the next year. Google Chrome […]

Ecommerce News: Increased Smart Phone Usage, Google Knowledge Graph & Facebook IPO

By | May 22, 2012

In the ecommerce and Internet marketing industries, breaking news stories have surfaced rapidly. From Facebook launching its unprecedented IPO to the world on Friday to Google’s new Knowledge Graph, these industries were booming with activity. According to statistics from Google, mobile web browsing is becoming increasingly popular, and Pinterest has now joined the billion dollar […]

Ecommerce News: Popular Browsers, Google Penguin Updates & Smartphones Latest Customer

By | May 15, 2012

This week in ecommerce, a new study reveals that the top one third of ecommerce vendors deliver an exceptional customer experience and have very high satisfaction scores. In other news, people under the age of 35 prefer to use Safari and Chrome instead of Internet Explorer, and mothers are using smartphones to keep their children […]

Ecommerce News: Online Shoe Sales Grow, Inventory Management & Online Fraud Prevention

By | April 10, 2012

Is Ecommerce a Perfect Solution for Retailers that Sell Shoes? According to new figures released in January of 2012 by IBISWorld, shoe sales are predicted to grow to $7.8 million, generating a 16.3% increase in online sales over the past year. IBISWorld industry analyst, Brian Bueno, noted that, “The industry has grown furiously for more […]

Ecommerce News: SEO Tips, Online Customer Satisfaction & South Korea Ecommerce Sales

By | March 1, 2012

Tips to Optimize Your Website for Search Engines Most ecommerce websites can have hundreds or even thousands of pages. Having so many pages might make it difficult to effectively optimize each page for search engines. Online retailers can create search engine friendly websites by utilizing internal linking networks to make it easier for the search […]

New Search Engine Startup not as Cuil as they'd hoped

By | July 29, 2008

On the surface it may have looked as though there was going to be some web drama in the works when three former Google engineers joined forces in an effort to dethrone the search engine giant.  Unfortunately, giants don’t always come down easily, especially when your new search engine – in this case Cuil.com (pronounced […]

20 Questions to a Google Search Guru

By | April 21, 2008

Popular Mechanics has recently published an interesting 20 questions rare interview with Udi Manber, the VP of search quality for Google. Manber gives a glimpse into how Google’s dominant engine helps you find what you want, how you can help it find you and how search is constantly evolving with the pace of technology. “Do […]

Moldy Media Mavens to Talk Tech Tonight

By | January 17, 2008

Ken Auletta, respected author and writer for The New Yorker since 1992, joins Charlie Rose against the latter’s bleak backdrop tonight for a chat on Google and related topics. Don’t just dismiss these two as a couple of crusty relics. They’re both media veterans with reputations for thoughtfulness. I’m gonna watch. If you miss the […]

Double-sized Christmas gift for Google!

By | December 26, 2007

After a debate that lasted until Thursday last week, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission cleared Google’s proposed $3.1 billion takeover of DoubleClick, opening the door for the Internet giant’s entry into the multibillion-dollar online display advertising market. The FTC, which voted 4-1 to close its 8-month investigation, said the deal is “unlikely to substantially lessen […]