Category: Business

The Yellow Pages can’t touch this

One of the first things I encourage businesses to consider as part of their Internet marketing is to take control of their listing in Google’s Local Business Center. Just recently Google published the video below on YouTube and sums up the reasons why very well. And it’s FREE! If you currently spend money on Yellow …

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Social-Media Kegger could cause a hangover

I found Doug deGrood’s recent article, This Social-Media Kegger Not All It’s Cracked Up to Be, to be quite insightful and worth a read by anyone looking to start social-media and Internet marketing efforts. Especially if you if you are considering handing money to a company to assist you with your efforts. As one of …

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Twitter may find key to money

A Reuters article, Twitter to launch business tools by year-end, seems to me the best way for Twitter to monetize the service. It will be “simple stuff” such as lightweight analytics, (co-founder Biz) Stone said. He reiterated the company’s commitment to keeping the service free for everyone… Even lightweight analytics could be a very powerful …

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Microsoft should be scared of Google Chrome

This PCWorld article came out about a few weeks after I downloaded and tried out Google’s new browser, Chrome. I’ve been using Chrome since. Google’s Chrome browser has a market share that rounds down to zero. Yet Microsoft plans to argue to the European Commission that bundling Chrome into Windows — an anti-trust decree the …

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