All posts tagged "internet"
How Steve Jobs Got The AppStore.com Domain and Trademark For Free
I’m sure you’ve all heard about Steve Jobs resigning as CEO of Apple. Today, I read a post that stood out among the sea of farewells and Apple nostalgia. I really didn’t think I would be writing...
- Posted August 26, 2011
12 Tips and New Standards for Optimizing Your Website
The latest web development standards, SEO ranking factors and social integrations can be a bit much to keep up with. In 2011, innovative applications for website optimization, user interaction and social media are springing up left and right. I’ve...
- Posted June 8, 2011
Mashable Doubles Revenue In 2011 Switching to Direct Advertising
Pete Cashmore, Founder of Mashable was recently interviewed by Bloomberg (Video embedded below). Cashmore reported that Mashable now receives 50 million page-views per month, and has gained an incredible increase of 10 million in the span of...
- Posted May 27, 2011
Google Circles: A Major New Social Network
ReadWriteWeb has confirmed details of Google’s development of a major new social network called Circles. The service will offer photo and video sharing along with status updates that can be sent to specific, customizable social circles. Google...
- Posted March 13, 2011
15 Ways to Monetize The Web With PayPal Micropayments
PayPal continues to innovate and lead the way in online payments. After optimizing checkout pages to increase usability and considerably reduce shopping cart abandonment in September, PayPal announced plans to develop a system for micropayments. Virtual currency continues...
- Posted February 11, 2011
Affiliate Marketing In 2030
I’ve been inspired recently by some conceptual videos, articles and thoughts I’ve been having about products and services in the future. Some of you know I am a bit of a futurism geek, occasionally sharing technology and...
- Posted January 31, 2011
Chrome Web App Store’s Useful New Tools for Web Developers, Bloggers and Marketers
I made the switch from Firefox to Chrome for full time web browsing and research about a year ago and have not looked back. The speed and performance of Chrome, even while loaded up with extensions and...
- Posted January 19, 2011
Amazon Dishes Out $540 Million for Diapers.com and Soap.com Takeover
Retail giant Amazon.com was reported last week to be severely undercutting diaper and baby needs supplier Diapers.com. Parent company Quidsi also operates Soap.com. Quidsi previously declined several buy-out offers from Amazon. Amazon’s latest acquisition offer came in at...
- Posted November 7, 2010
New Search Engine Makes Ranking Data Public and Slashes Demand Media
A search engine with a unique twist launched this morning. Blekko aims to do the seemingly impossible and take on Google. Can they convince and convert users with better search results? In this article I will take...
- Posted November 1, 2010
YouTube as a Keyword Research Tool
Not familiar with the most popular keywords from a certain niche topic? Time to visit YouTube, but we won’t be watching any videos. Today, SEOMoz is suggesting that browsing video descriptions and comments for related data can be beneficial...
- Posted October 23, 2010