Content promotion isn’t rocket science, it does however, when done right, take almost as much time as the content creation process itself.
It’s my birthday today, and this was what greeted me when I logged in this morning- – a customised Google logo! Clicking on the logo redirected me through to my Google profile page (which is obviously where my date of birth is stored in the first place). Thought it was a nice touch, but just [...]
Google have turned the heat up another notch in their bid to attract users to Google places. The more formal introduction of Google business photos this month by Marrisa Mayer at the Social-Loco conference shows that they are planning on ramping up the quality of information found within businesses listings, and are using 3d business [...]
Without a doubt you’ll have noticed Google’s recent moves in the search space focusing publishers on speed. It makes sense for them to encourage faster websites commercially for them, as lowering their bandwidth consumption, and easier quicker indexing if the web translates directly into savings of millions of dollars. I thought it would be interesting [...]
Whilst the web is still largely reeling from the discovery that Apple devices track the locations of its users in an easily accessible file containing geodata, turns out that Google Android devices are doing something very similar – albeit, without nearly as much fuss. Within a day of the Apple discovery, developer Magnus Eriksson created a [...]
Yesterday Google released a new version of the Prediction API. (v1.2) – an update to their product released in May last year. Its an easy way to access high level algorithms developed internally at Google to predict outcomes by feeding in data, and uses machine learning heavily to provide meaningful data. Google provide pattern-matching and [...]
Google have made an aesthetic change to two features which were previously hidden underneath advanced search. Both the dictionary definition tool, and Google Reading level have now been integrated firmly into the sidebar.