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Google to Encrypt Searches & Clicks

As a follower of the chatter from Twitter and Search Blog, something bad just happened….and people are annoyed….or furious to put it mildly. What happened is that Google Analytics has told the world that in order to ‘secure private searcher information,’ if you are logged in to any part of Google places – like Android, Gmail, YouTube, [...]

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Steve Jobs Gives us Something to Talk About

I was leafing through the Internet this morning whilst listening to some banter on the radio when I heard about some pencil necked geeks at a company snappily named Sysomos, a company that boasts Social Media Monitoring Tools, had actually  measured the online impact of the passing of the late Steve Jobs (the former CEO [...]

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All the little birdies on Jaybird Street Love to Hear the Birdies …

Going Tweet, Tweet, Tweet! Perhaps the executives at Twitter aren’t old enough to remember “Rockin’ Robin“, a song recorded by Bobby Day in 1958 and then  re-released by the Jackson 5 in 1972 describing the sound that robins make. Because once once again Twitter is trying to trademark the term “tweet”. In a statement regarding [...]

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SMBs pessimistic about economy, but optimistic about their growth

Interesting news from DMS – Denver. SMBs are predictably not overly optimistic about growth in the whole economy, but individually 60% feel they will grow. 75% say that their online budget will stay the same or increase over the next year, their actions are more optimistic than their words. Tim Judd, President and CEO is [...]

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Update from DMS – online spend rose from 20% to 40% in just one year!

Tim Judd, CEO of eLocal Listing is attending DMS – 2011 in Denver and sending regular posts from the show! The online spend rose from about 20% to 40% in just one year. Younger business owners are not surprisingly much more social media engaged.  A digital presence is increasingly recognized as central to all marketing. [...]

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