Posts from // February 2011

Google Bringing Search and Social a Little Closer

Google announced last week that they’re—wait for it—yes, rolling out another new change to their search results pages. Recognizing the power and popularity of this whole social media phenomenon, they’ve decided to further integrate the social experience. Their desired result is more personalized and trusted search results and happier online…

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Is Google less relevant than Bing?

Hitwise today announced the January search engine market share stats. Interestingly enough, Bing’s share went up 21% and Google’s went down 2%. However, even more interesting were these stats: “Bing and Yahoo! Search achieved the highest success rates in January 2011. This means that for both search engines, more than…

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Merging Digital Trends: Embracing Mobile, Local, and a Good Deal

The local, mobile, check in, and collective bargaining movements are starting to merge over at Google. Even though they aren’t always the ones with the first idea, if Google embraces it, you pretty much know it’s going to be big or is at least a hint at where the future is going. So let’s take a look at exactly what’s happening out west in good old Mountain View, California.

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