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4 Must-Download Windows Phone Apps


Check out these 4 must-download Windows Phone apps. This is one about the  little guys triumphing  over those wicked behemoths called Google. So support the good vibes and download it for the best in You Tube results when using Windows Phone. And it’s all Microsoft’s fault for dropping the ball on world software domination. Well it’s  not  iOS or Android, good enough for me!

Download Welcome to the Fifth Estate

Geoff Livingston

Please feel free to download the book here. I’m sorry that it’s only available to you in this PDF format. Geoff Livingston on Google+. Welcome to the Fifth Estate by Geoff Livingston. It almost been two years since my second book Welcome to the Fifth Estate was published. And per the issues link, please forgive any typos. Enjoy! Feedback is certainly welcome.

Google+ Tips and Tricks

Janet Fouts

This post is meant to be a getting started guide for those of us who got an invite and are now wondering how to use Google+.  If you’re looking for an overview of Google+ check out Part 1 of this post: Google+ and World Domination. Start with your Google Profile. Google+ has it’s own privacy policy, here’s a link. Google+. Language.

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24 of the Best Google+ Guides, Tips, Rants and Raves of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Will Google+ be a “Facebook killer” or just Google’s next failed social network? Then again, the average Facebook user spends nearly seven hours per month on the site—compared to just three minutes for the average Google+user. Many of this year’s best posts about Google’s newest social platform were written early in the year. You can!

Downloads will now be taxed

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Downloads will now be taxed February 19, 2009 by Taylor Marek Yes, you heard me right. Simply put, trying to tax something like downloads is impossible to enforce, it only makes the masses mad at you. Take note. :) Filed Under: Blog , Business , Finances , General , News , Technology Tagged: downloads , ITunes , Taxes Comments are closed. This makes me mad to no end. Second, how in the world is this going to work? Oh, but wait. What about business?

How to Create a Google Reviews Landing Page for Your Business

Convince & Convert

You may have noticed there have been some changes to the Google ecosystem lately, especially in relation to Google+. What What you may not have come to grips with yet is how a new Google+ is going to affect your Google Local Page, the page where you used to accumulate all of those outstanding reviews from happy customers. Get Started With Google My Business.

Domain Suspension Notice from Google

Bill Hartzer

Someone is sending out email notices to domain name owners, telling them that their domain name has been suspended for “violation of the Google Inc. It appears to be a domain suspension notice from Google But it’s not. Here’s a copy of one of the emails I received: “Dear Sir/Madam, The following domain names have been suspended for violation of the Google Inc.

Google Quality Rater Guidelines 2014

Bill Hartzer

I just got ahold of the latest copy of Google’s Quality Rater Guidelines, with a date of March 2014. But, if you’re in the online marketing business, are an SEO, or own a website, then you really should take a look at the latest guidelines, if just to make sure that your website or your client’s website(s) are compliant with Google’s latest Quality Rater guidelines.

Join the @SocialEmployee Revolution! Start by Downloading Chapter 3 Now! #IBM #Cisco #SouthwestAir

Blue Focus Marketing

Share The Social Employee with your communities on Twitter, Google+, and LinkedIn. Branding from the Inside Out!   Join the Revolution Now! We are excited to share Chapter 3, “Brands Under Pressure” from our new book, The Social Employee: How Great Companies Make Social Media Work , out August 23 through McGraw-Hill ! JOIN THE SOCIAL EMPLOYEE REVOLUTION! ZK7EXj4lDkA. David A.

PB128: How to Launch a Podcast and Get Your First Million Downloads


Her Slow Your Home podcast just went past the one million download mark already so she’s had some real success! The show was just about to be downloaded for the millionth time and that is significantly more than the readers that I would have had a year ago on the blog. Getting Started With Your Own Podcast. Today is this podcasts first birthday! How Brooke is monetising her podcast.

Using Google AdSense Hurts Mobile User Experience, Violates Google’s Own Guidelines

Bill Hartzer

Adding Google AdSense to your website hurts the mobile user experience on your website and violates Google’s own suggested guidelines. Using Google’s own Pagespeed Insights tool , I found that there is one particular section of the results, under User Experience, that gave me a score of 99 out of 100. That problem is Google AdSense. Google Search Engines

Google’s Link: Search Operator Is Not Useful

Bill Hartzer

recently had a conversation with someone who consistently uses Google’s link: search operator to look at the links to their website. The Google search operator for link data looks like this: If you use this feature, keep in mind that the data that Google shows is incorrect and misleading. Log into [link] with your Google account and verify your website.

5 Things You Need to Know About Google’s Mobile Changes

Convince & Convert

The misinterpretations surrounding Google’s April 21 algorithm updates resulted in panic in the tech and business communities last week. There are two major changes at play in Google’s recent move to favor mobile: First, Google will adjust its search results order to favor mobile-friendly sites. Google determines websites’ mobile-friendliness based on multiple aspects.

What Could Kill Google and Facebook

Webbiquity SMM

potential Google killer , Facebook killer or even Twitter killer may not do it with superior technology, but simply with a better user experience. Google. Google not only accounts for 85% of all web searches but controls an astounding 44% of the global online advertising market. Last year it stopped sharing tweet data with Google (bad for the SEO results of Twitter users) and more recently the company eliminated the ability to automatically share tweets on LinkedIn. Imagine that you walk into a restaurant and there’s no one there to take your order. Twice.

Inbox by Gmail Doesn’t Work with Google Apps

Bill Hartzer

The new Inbox by Gmail , launched just recently , does not work with email accounts set up through Google Apps. But, when I got the invite from Google, I downloaded the app, and got the following after installing it: It’s not that we haven’t set up our company’s email to work with Inbox by Gmail yet. Google Search Engines What a disappointment.

Google Analytics Social Reports Provide Huge Metrics Edge

Convince & Convert

recently waved Goodbye PostRank, Hello Google Social Reports at SmallBizTrends, breaking out five new reports designed to help you keep track of valuable social media insights. Thankfully, with the new Social reports from Google, we glean a lot more insights.  But to best use it, you must have Goals set up in Google Analytics. It’s a Google Alert directly in your Analytics.

Your business needs to be on Google+

Freelance Social Media

It’s been debated whether or not businesses should be utilizing Google+. It’s owned by Google, and Google has the most popular search engine in the world. For those interested in learning more about how you can utilize Google+ for your business, feel free to download this guide: Google+ for Businesses. Your business needs to be on Google+.

Cross-Domain Tracking In Google Analytics

Spin Sucks

Google analytics   offers a wealth of tools for tracking website performance. You’re in luck, Google has a powerful data tracking app for this. Luckily, Google analytics offers tools for treating a visitor who clicks from your website to a third-party system on another domain as a single visit. How many people downloaded a support guide, fact sheet, etc.? Making it Work.

11 Google Reader Alternatives to Consider


July 1st is just about here, so if you haven’t already, now is the time to choose your alternative RSS reader of choice to replace Google Reader. Since I last wrote about Google Reader alternatives, more services have sprung up to fill the voie. But what you will need to do now ( like, right now ) is download your Google Reader archive on Google Takeout.

Your business needs to be on Google+

Freelance Social Media

It’s been debated whether or not businesses should be utilizing Google+. It’s owned by Google, and Google has the most popular search engine in the world. For those interested in learning more about how you can utilize Google+ for your business, feel free to download this guide: Google+ for Businesses. Your business needs to be on Google+.

Dr. Houzz Reveals a Widget-Flawed Google Algorithm

Viper Chill

Dr. Houzz Analysis of Another Brand That Makes Their Own Rules. A few weeks ago one of my eagle-eyed readers in the home improvement niche showed me some rankings for a website named Houzz. I’d never heard of them so was quite surprised to see them literally dominating their industry’s search results, in some cases occupying 17 of the first 20 Google search results. Slashfilm.

Welcome To The Future: Apple And Google Cars, Anyone?

Twist Image

App of the week: Google Translate  (download the app from the Apple or Google store for you mobile device). . google. google translate. androidforauto apple applecar carplay chom977fm chomfm ctrlaltdelete ctrlaltdeletewithmitchjoel digitalmedia evanspiegel google googletranslate guestcontributor heatherbackman instagram montrealradio morningshow morningsrockwithterryandheatherb radiosegment radiostation snapchat socialmedia soundcloud technology terrydimonte twitter vine wallstreetjournal morning show. This week we discussed: Heather B. Listen here.

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A Step by Step Guide to Fixing Any Google Penalty


If your website is receiving reduced web traffic or the present strategy in place is not working as efficiently as it once did then you probably have been penalized by Google. Every web portal has to abide by Google’s webmaster guidelines to reach amongst the top ranking in search engine results. Two of the most common Google penalties are Google Panda and Google Penguin and few others which de-index your web portal and in some cases removes the website from the search engine results. For that Google Webmaster Tools act as a perfect guide.

HOW TO: Convert Your Facebook Personal Profile To A Business Page

Saying It Social

Pages and posts from Pages are being indexed by search engines such as Google and Bing which helps increase the likelihood of your business appearing in search engine results. So that you do not lose all of the content from the Profile, , you can download your Profile content to your computer. To download your Profile content to your computer follow these steps: 1. Yikes!

Measuring Social Media ROI & Goal Conversions with Google Analytics 5

When you complete these, you will be able to: Track goal conversions for your website in Google Analytics , a plus regardless of whether you care about social media conversions or not. Tracking Social Media Conversions in Google Analytics 5 The Google Analytics you have grown to love is changing with the new version , currently in beta mode. Step 1. Step 2. Step 3. Thanks!

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Google Web Designer For HTML5 Sites That Work On Any Device

Bill Hartzer

With everyone talking about responsive web design, and creating websites that will work on any device, Google Web Designer seems to be a pretty good option. Really, only 2 minutes, to download and test out Google Web Designer on a recently-acquired domain name, Streaming Video , where I wanted to put up a real basic web page. Google Search Engine Technology Search Engines

Google Reader Alternatives: 3 Web Based RSS Readers to Manage Your Subscriptions


If you follow my writing, you probably know how much I love Google Reader. On July 1st, Google Reader says goodbye. The Learn More takes you to a page that tells you what you can export using their Google Takeout tool, but nothing in the way of alternatives. Little About How I Use(d) Google Reader. also use(d) the search in Google Reader for curating content.

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Post Case Study: Triberr Visits vs. Google Analytics


Naturally, being the statistics geek that I am, I wondered if I could match up the stats that Triberr gives you for visits from everyone’s unique Triberr URL of your post to the number of visits you see in Google Analytics. The Problem with Google Analytics. These usually get lumped into the Direct Traffic section of your Google Analytics traffic sources. The Process.

How To Optimize Your B2B White Papers For Google

PWB Marketing Blog

The fact is if your content can’t be found by Google, your white paper (and other writings) will get limited traffic. Getting found by Google is one of the top ways to get your white paper noticed. The most you’ll likely get is how many people downloaded it off your server. Google Indexes More Than Just Web Pages. Google indexes Scribd documents really quickly.

Internet Consumption Per 60 Seconds


Every day, every hour and every minute, overwhelming amounts of data is being generated as consumers hit the internet to connect with each other, search for information, watch clips, be creative, download entertainment, shop and do much more. Similar Posts: Instagram’s New Algorithm – What You Need to Know. The Rise and Rise of Emojis – Is The Way We Communicate on Social Changing?

Google Hangouts: Turning Bloggers into Broadcasters


Google+ has allowed bloggers to become broadcasters , adding a visual component to each blog post, and all you need to become a “Blogcaster” is a webcam, an internet connection, and Google+. Understanding the Basics of Google+. All you need to do is download Google’s voice and video chat plugin , ensure you have a webcam with a microphone and a decent internet connection.

Google Not Following Own Best Practices for Own Web Site

Bill Hartzer

But that doesn’t always happen, even if you are Google. have uncovered a few instances where Google is not following its own standards when it comes to the industry’s best practices. And Google is not just doing this a few times: Google is doing this over 26,000 times ! Here’s an example where Google is not being consistent in their internal linking.

Using Google Analytics to Unlock the Secrets of your Blog’s Audience


Do you ever think Google Analytics is a bit overwhelming? If you’ve already logged into Google Analytics then you’ll know it provides an incredible amount of information which you can use to gain powerful insights into your blog’s audience. For example if someone found your blog on Google, one session will be reported. Downloads (PDFs, eBooks, etc.). Keep It Simple.

Google’s Mobile Update and Online Visibility

Proactive Report

Friday’s #DigitalPR Twitter chat with Rafferty Pendery was all about the need for businesses to embrace mobile and prepare for Googles’s next mobile update.  They spend more time on your site and take the actions you want them to take – download content, watch a video, fill in a form or purchase your product. You need to follow Google’s quality guidelines.

Google+ for Tourism, CVBs, and Cities

Freelance Social Media

We’ve created a short how-to guide on using Google+ pages for destination marketing. You can download the guide here:   Google+ for tourism, CVBs, and cities . Google+ for Tourism, CVBs, and Cities. We hope that convention and visitors bureaus, cities, and others in the tourism industry will find it useful. Best, Jacinta Langford Hoyt. LangfordMedia. ShareThis.

Google+ for Tourism, CVBs, and Cities

Freelance Social Media

We’ve created a short how-to guide on using Google+ pages for destination marketing. You can download the guide here:   Google+ for tourism, CVBs, and cities . Google+ for Tourism, CVBs, and Cities. We hope that convention and visitors bureaus, cities, and others in the tourism industry will find it useful. Best, Jacinta Langford Hoyt. LangfordMedia. ShareThis.

New Downloadable Guide Helps You Rock Video Marketing


YouTube is the second largest search engine, just behind Google. For more information and resources, download the PDF video marketing guide. You're reading New Downloadable Guide Helps You Rock Video Marketing , originally posted on Kikolani and copyrighted by Kristi Hines, freelance writer and professional blogger. Be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+. This is a guest post by Adria Saracino. But don’t worry, maintaining and attracting a strong readership is not impossible. It’s actually very doable. Simply put, people love video.