Taste This: Yahoo Plays A New Delicious Lick

Taste This: Yahoo Plays A New Delicious Lick

By WebProNews Staff July 31, 2008

The social bookmarking site, Delicious, received a makeover in search and apperance for its 5 million users.

Omniture Acquires Touch Clarity

I admittedly hadn’t heard of Touch Clarity before, but web analytics powerhouse Omniture has announced that they purchased them for $51.5 million (plus approximately $8.5 million in assumed vested stock options).

What does Touch Clarity do?

Favorite WordPress Tricks and Plugins

After having Problogger.net’s – Darren Rowse on my show and Matt Mullenweg (wordpress creator) on the show last week I thought I would keep with the blog theme and share my favorite tricks and plugins that I do with my blog.

What Will Pop The Google Bubble?

Dave Winer says we’ll know Web 2.0’s bubble is popped when Google’s stock crashes.

Mobile Phone Competing With Mobile App

It appears mobile phone operators are trying a new tact in their effort to compete with mobile app providers – begging them to stop.

Google Recommends Using Meta Description Tag

Whether Google uses meta keywords tag or not, has always been a confusion. However, Google’s Vanessa Fox recommends using meta description tag for each page

Italy Investigates Google Employees

Now this is interesting. Italian prosecutors are investigating two Google Italy employees as part of an inquiry into how a violent video appeared on Google Video

Google’s Clustered Searches

We’re about to leave for Cardiff, so did some quick searches on both Microsoft’s Live.com and Google.

Beginners Guide to Buying Links for SEO

If you’re not sure of the best way to buy links or how to judge if the link will benefit your web site, Text Link Brokers (a Pilgrim Partner) has published a Beginners Guide to Buying Links for SEO.

Microsoft Closes bCentral Directory

Could it be? Have we just lost one of the three valuable directories (Yahoo, DMOZ and bCentral) – recommended by many when launching a new site?

Good Design And Good Graphics

One persistant annoyance to me is when people look at a site, and declare it as poorly designed’, when the only problem with said site is that it may not have the most professional-looking’ graphics, or perhaps it doesn’t quite have the right Web-2.0′ appeal. I have news for you: Good design has *nothing* to do with pretty graphics.

Kathy Sierra Is Blogging Better Than You

Kathy Sierra is one of my favorite writers and her post on why Web 2.0 is more than a buzzword is a good place to start.

Advice for Search Marketing Firms

Back in September, I posted the Top 10 Mistakes Search Marketing Firms Make.

Google’s Charity Donation

Google has announced new merchants using Google Checkout – Toys “R” Us, Babies “R” Us, Golfsmith, Linens n Things among others – but more importantly, they’ve announced the addition of eight international charities.

MSN’s Small Biz Directory Closed?

It seems that Microsoft Small Business Directory has been closed. Matt McGee reports that when you go to the Add your site page and click on the required link it takes to another page which says:

Google’s Digital Frame Gift

As it does this time every year, Google has sent out its holiday gifts for top earning AdSense publishers.

Don’t Waste Your Pay-Per-Click Budget
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Thanks to Jim Berkowitz and his CRM Mastery E-Journal for pointing me to the MarketingProfs article, Five Proven Ways to Waste Money With Pay-per-Click Advertising by John Grant.