Category Industry News

January 22, 2018

On February 22nd, 2012 wrote on the subject of Industry News,Off Topic,Social Media.

Google+ Demographics: A Look at the Top 5 Countries Using Google Plus »

There’s been a lot of debate recently about the possible success (or failure?) of Google+. Google themselves have been a little cagey when it comes to giving information on their userbase, and whilst Larry Page boasted 90 million users globally, Larry didn’t quite explain their metrics in their entirety, as this post from Forbes showed. Last week […]

On December 6th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Industry News,Organic Search Marketing.

SEO Industry Survey Results [Infographic] »

A few weeks ago we asked a few folks on Twitter to complete a short (okay, maybe not that short) 22 question survey, looking specifically at the business side to working in SEO. We asked the all important questions, including: Where are you based? What kind of business are you? How many people work in […]

On November 17th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Industry News.

Ipads convert at double the rate of desktops »

Affiliate window have released data that shows the huge lead that iPads have gained over other mobile devices when it comes  to acquisitions. The data cover 81.9m visits to merchants and 1.57m sales. Admittedly most of affiliate traffic is usually acquisition traffic but the results are also borne out by other data from other suppliers. […]

On October 27th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Industry News,Online Marketing,Pay Per Click.

Google AdWords: Updated Focus on Quality Score »

Earlier this month Google announced changes to the importance Google AdWords places on Quality Score, which is likely to affect a number of advertisers. Based on tests carried out in Brazil, Spanish-speaking Latin America, Spain and Portugal, Google’s Adam Juda announced that the update will be rolled out globally over the coming weeks. The update […]

On October 17th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Industry News,Pay Per Click.

Paid Ads Get 37% Improved CTR on Tablet vs. PC »

Findings from Marin Software’s Paid Search Quarterly Benchmarking Report, suggest that if you use one of the new tablets, as opposed to a PC, it’s possible to increase the click through rate on paid ads by more than a third. The research was based on a mapping of how much was spent on paid search […]

On July 12th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Industry News,Social Media.

Why Google Plus will fail »

Google+ launched a couple of weeks ago, and now the dust has started to settle on what is Google’s most important project to date outside of search. So how will + be received and what are the chances of long-term success? Launching a social network is always going to be tough, even tougher when your […]

On March 11th, 2011 wrote on the subject of Industry News,Online Marketing,Online PR,Organic Search Marketing.

Is this the future of linkbait? »

I’ve just come across The Print Effect by Cartridge Save. If you haven’t already seen it go take a look (then come right back… I’ll wait). What is it? It’s a Twitter app that creates an infographic-like page for each Twitter user you enter. There have been similar things in the past, and this particular […]

On July 22nd, 2010 wrote on the subject of E-commerce,Industry News,Software.

A glimpse into the future of E-tailing over and beyond traditional e-commerce »

Future of e-tailing – examples are only availabe in the US at the moment but by reading this you are getting ahead of the curve!