Pages for business in Google+ have been available since November 7 last year, and brands have been having a lot of success with them. Apparently.
For me though, the real barrier to businesses promoting their G+ pages is the unwieldy URLs. While a company can overlay their [...]
According to this post on econsultancy, the answer would appear to be yes.
At the risk of sounding like a killjoy on this though, I can’t help feeling that the methodology behind the story is a little suspect, and comes down to the way [...]
SEO is pretty straightforward isn’t it?
You make sure you get your keyword into the page as much as possible, putting it in <h> tags, the internal links to a page, and ensuring that it appears in the <title> and <meta> elements. Then you go off and [...]
If you’re planning any kind of marketing activity, it’s pretty important to know what kind of return you’re going to get from it. Social Media is doubly hard, because it combines the creativity of traditional advertising with the accountability of digital. Assuming that you have a great [...]
The more I use Google+, and the more I see it being used by businesses, the more opportunities I see with the platform. I’ve posted before about how I believe it is more than just a social network in the way Facebook is, and I [...]
Last Thursday Google released their financial results for the previous quarter, and from any rational perspective, they did pretty damn well. Profits in excess of $2 billion, taking their overall profit for the year nicely above the $10 billion mark. That’s not bad in [...]
Core to any brand is the idea of what makes it special. What differentiates it from other businesses that operate in the same sector, and in turn why a customer should choose them. Increasingly, when I’m involved with new engagements with companies, I find myself questioning the [...]
Even if the ridiculous Mayan prophecies are proven to be correct, it means we still have 351 days of the Internet remaining before the world ends, which is plenty of time for lots of things to happen. My belief is that 2012 will be [...]
You will share almost every type of content from your website via Facebook, so it is important to track as many metrics as possible about your interaction with this channel.
Number of fans in Facebook
While it might not be something that you want to track [...]
Back in February, I posted about the value of Facebook and Twitter. This was at a time where a big investment from Goldman Sachs had put them at around the $50 billion mark. Back then, with just (!) 600 million users, the value of each [...]
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