Back in 2001 the economy was booming for the majority of businesses, a decade has past since this era and now it is extremely challenging to make money. We have gone from a time where making money was easy to a time where just finding a job has been difficult. Today’s economy is definitely not what it use to be and small businesses are looking for ways to save money and increase profit. More and more small businesses are starting … [ Read More ]
The news of Whitney Houston’s passing was unexpected and sad. According to Associated Press the news broke out on Twitter 27 minutes to 45 minutes before the Press found out. The first original tweet of Ms. Houston’s death was retweeted once and when the Associated Press confirmed her death by her publicist it was retweeted 10,000 times.
Could Twitter be the latest craze for breaking news? The rate of speed that news spreads around the world continues to rapidly advance due … [ Read More ]
First Facebook, then Twitter, and now a whole new social network has created a splash. This social network has gone from one million active users to an astonishing five million in 6 months. I present to you, Pinterest. This social network is fairly easy to use and once you finish reading this post you will have a pretty good idea of what it is, and why it created … [ Read More ]
ORM (Online Reputation Management) is not an easy task, as we all know the web is not monitored and there are many people out there with many opinions. People can sabotage your hard work, make you look like something your not, and most importantly hurt your business. There are steps you can take to protect yourself with the proper usage of ORM.
If you find something online about you … [ Read More ]
SOPA stands for Stop Online Piracy Act. This was an attempt from Congress to control the Internet. Here is what happened with SOPA, reliable Internet companies such as Google, Facebook, Twitter, Ebay, Bing, Yahoo, AOL and many others bombarded them. What these companies did was send in letters to Congress explaining the chaos that this would cause to the nation. Furthermore they explained how people would lose their jobs and businesses would lose a good amount of hard work and … [ Read More ]
Your business should be thriving from local web traffic. It’s great that you were finally able to get your website created. Wondering why business hasn’t increased since your launch date? Pretty sure you place your website address on your business card and flyers. Did you promote your website online? Search engines have added local search capabilities to cater to the growing demand of local small businesses. For instance, conduct a search in Google and search the word shoes along with … [ Read More ]
In todays market, social networks are becoming a very big part of user interaction. People like buying when they can trust, and with social networking, friends are the ones selling! People like to buy things that their friends refer to them and this is fact.
1. Facebook Business Page – Create a business account within Facebook, be sure to see how you competitors built theirs, so … [ Read More ]
The proof is in the pudding, ninety percent of society in 2012 has a smart phone. It has been predicted that by 2013, more people will use their mobile phones than PCs. Every company that has Internet presence noticed the huge hike of mobile searches since the smart phone explosion in 2011. iPhones and Androids are racing neck to neck in the retail stores. The leader in this new age Mobile Boom of course, Google. The Google enterprise has evolved, … [ Read More ]
Godaddy has recently gone from the Mecca for domains and hosting to the dark side of the Internet. “Dump Godaddy Day” was initially thought to be just some hot air from lobbyist, but it turns out to be a legitimate argument for First Amendment rights, which is Free Speech. Godaddy has lost over 72,000 domains since announcing that they are in support of SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act).
Opponents of the bill believe that it will give the United States government … [ Read More ]
The controversy over whether or not one should link to another website has been understood. We felt that it was important to set the record straight. You should only link out to another website if there is useful information pertinent to your website. There isn’t any SEO Law written in stone on how many inbound & outbound links a website should have.
Most of the top SEO Service companies agree that there should be a balance of inbound links and outbound … [ Read More ]