Who Needs Google Places, Google Local?

In case you didn’t know it, Google places became Google Local last week. As Google local ranking experts we get asked this question every day. Should my business be in Google local? The answer is yes when you can say yes to any or all of the following criteria: Businesses that should use Google Places Continue Reading…

Google Places Is Now Google Local

We think yesterday’s move by Google was a really smart one! The social network Google +, wasn’t really going anywhere trying to compete against Facebook, so what better way to jump start + than mashing together Google Places, with Google + so that we can all begin to do what were doing anyway and that’s Continue Reading…

Facebook Notes Import Change

If you currently automatically import content from your website or blog into your Facebook notes, then starting November 22nd, this feature will no longer be available, although you’ll still be able to write individual notes. The best way to share content from your website is to post links on your Wall. Learn more about notes Continue Reading…

Facebook App Security required Oct. 1st RU Ready?

Are your Apps ready? You must obtain and install an SSL security certificate for your domain before you register secure URLs with Facebook. Secure URLs help ensure your content is displayed properly for people using Facebook’s “secure browsing” (https encryption) feature. As of October 1, 2011, Facebook is requiring all apps and page tabs to Continue Reading…

Facebook F8 Conference

There will be some very exciting new innovations from Facebook announced today at the F8 conference in San Francisco. I wish I could be there. But I’ll be satisfied watching from here!

Get the Facebook results you’ve hoped for

Have you heard the buzz about Facebook Success Summit 2011—the web’s largest online Facebook marketing conference? Michael Stelzner shares how Facebook can benefit your business Before I tell you how this virtual summit will help your business attract great customers and prospects, gain a unique competitive advantage, and measure your Facebook marketing results, let me Continue Reading…

Larry Page Live-Google+’s His Own Earnings Call

Early success of Google + has Google CEO Larry Page giddy at yesterdays earnings call. Check out this articke fromn TechCrunch. 9  Billion first quarter revenue! 10 Million Google + users! 1  Billion items being shared!! Impressive. Today, during the earnings call about Google’s great Q2 2011 results, CEO Larry Page kicked things off. While Continue Reading…

Social Media Success Summit 2011: The Web’s Largest Social Media Conference!

If you are interested in making social media a part of your success strategy then this event is one you will get the most for your time and money. Presented by SocialMediaExaminar.com, the best resources and personalities in the social media field are going to be presenting during this event! Fast-track your social media marketing Continue Reading…

Attention Musicians: Look at how Pixies are using Social Media

I found this great post on the Telegraph out of the UK. If you’re a performing musician take note how Pixies are using Social Media to create a fan driven archive of there performances. You can do it too! The Pixies, the influential American rock band, have begun building an online gigography and uploading recordings Continue Reading…

Twitter’s great 2010 shows it’s about more than what you had for breakfast

Twitter has added more than 100 million users this year. That’s a pretty extraordinary rate of growth for a company that just a year ago was thought to have peaked. Dick Costolo, Twitter’s CEOThe growth can be partly attributed to Twitter’s smart focus on mobile. The acquisition of Tweetie, for example, the iPhone app that Continue Reading…