Icann, the internet’s regulator has voted to relax the strict rules on “top-level” domain names, such as .com or .uk. The decision means that companies could possibly turn their brands into web addresses, and individuals could use their names. Domain names will be based on any string of letters, in any script. Individuals will be
The best way to increase your website traffic is through search engine optimization (SEO). Although it may take you months before you can see results from SEO, it is definitely worth the wait. Search engines like Google and Yahoo are getting millions of visitors every day and there are thousands of searches conducted every second.
Bing (microsoft’s search engine) will power the search side of Yahoo and Yahoo will handle the advertising. The combination of the two business will give a better competition against Google. Ashley Highfield commented that the Bing search engine is a fresh and different approach to Google and via Yahoo will reach a wider audience sooner.
When we want to find something out, these days the chances are that you go online to a search box on a webpage such as Google and wait for the results. The results that come up are based on a mixture of different factors, one of the most important being ‘keywords’. Mike Elgan, a columnist
Splashtop allows users to access email, chat with friends share photos and surf the net seconds after turining on their computer. “Search is the tip of the iceberg in being able to offer a lot of different web services, but when you think about where people spend their time online, it’s in search,” Mr Bottoms, senior
We saw a recent article on modern medicine where Keith Borglum, who is a certified healthcare business consultant (CHBC) explains web has become the new Yellow Pages for people looking for healthcare providers, and doctors need to consider search engine optimisation (SEO) to get their sites ranking high in a search engine results page. Its great to
When the news started to break out about the death of Michael Jackson, Google feared that it was under attack as the number of people around the world searching for the latest news on the singer put immense strain on their systems. Users received an error message when searching for the latest news. The same too
Only 10% of Twitter users generate more than 90% of the content, a Harvard study of 300,000 users found. The Harvard study found that from 10 million users half of all users updated their page less than once every 74 days. On a typical online social network, they said, the top 10% of users accounted
Starting at 05:00 am GMT this Sunday, Facebook will be allowing users to lay claim to “vanity” URLs. This means you can have a personalised URL for your Facebook Page (facebook.com/yourname). So instead of finding studio8 Search at the following search engine unfriendly URL: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Studio8-Search/90135163173?created#/pages/Studio8-Search/90135163173?v=photos&viewas=687466742 You will now find us here: http://www.facebook.com/Studio8 Search This will
With more and more apps being created for phones such as the iphone and blackberry a question has arisen about how these apps might overtake mobile search. A company that sells pizza for example, could create an app that an iphone user downloads and everytime they want to order a pizza they go straight to