Google Updates Google My Business Listings to Help 'Office-Less' Companies

Social Media Today

Google is looking to help organizations without a physical office space get found by enabling them to define their service areas within their Google listing

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Annual Social Media Budget Planning For Companies And Bloggers

SocMed Sean

Whether you work for a Fortune 100 company or a blogger who relies on revenue from your content to supplement your income, it’s important to think about what goes into your social media headcount.

Google to Start Showing Company Logos in Search Results?

Bill Hartzer

Based on what I am seeing using the Google Rich Snippets Tool , it looks like Google is going to be soon showing your company logo in the search results, just like they’re currently doing with Google Authorship.

20 Fascinating Google Facts and Stats [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Few tech companies have come to symbolize the digital age quite like Google.

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Google’s new privacy policy

Sherrilynne Starkie

Most Gmail users will have received at least one message from Google this week (I received ten) explaining the company’s new privacy policy. But this unified approach seems inevitable considering Google ubiquity across the Web. How Google Instant paid off.

Top Five: Major Google Ad overhaul and more

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: Major Ad overhaul at Google. This week's top 5 social media must-know news including Google Ads, Instagram AI, Twitter Media, Facebook Kids and Voice Search. Google shelves Adwords. Introduces Google Ads. REPORT. Sherrilynne Starkie. Owner. items .

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A Small Business Guide to Google My Business [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Are you using Google My Business to help promote your company? You should be - here are some key tips

Top five: Google Chrome to detect fake news with new AI extension

Sherrilynne Starkie

Facebook, Google, CES, BBC all make this week's list of top social media must-knows. Facebook’s answer to Amazon Echo and Google Home. Rumours have it that Facebook will launch its answer to Amazon Echo and Google Home at the annualy F8 Conference in May.

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The 23 Best Free Google Chrome Extensions for Digital Marketers

Webbiquity SMM

Google Review Count: 332. Displays LinkedIn profile and other information about your contacts right inside your Gmail inbox: profile picture, current location (if known), job role and company. Google Review Count: 319. Google Review Count: 245. 12) Google Voice.

Reasons Why You Can’t Do Without a Company Blog

Mindjumpers

Tweet At the moment, we are beginning to see more and businesses running a company blog after having established a presence on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. However, I think that a lot of marketers still might wonder whether it’s actually effective to run a company blog.

Google+ : A Quick Snapshot

Mindjumpers

It’s a social networking web of ideas and elements that’s set to change the way we work with Google. Additional people will be invited over time, as the company tries to build anticipation while working out any bugs. Google’s +1 Button vs. Facebook’s Like Button.

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Google AdSense Tutorial: Learn How To Use Google AdSense Like A Pro

BeingOptimist

Today in this Google Adsense tutorial, I would provide you with a complete step by step guidance on AdSense, and you would be able to learn to monetize your website ultimately. How does Google Adsense work? In this way, you can earn money through Google’s AdSense. Facebook 0.

How to Write a Social Media Policy for Your Company

Hootsuite

Because social media is constantly changing—platform popularity shifts all the time, let alone the specifics of how they’re used—a social media policy can’t just sit quietly in a drawer (or a Google Doc.). Will it live on your company intranet, or shared drives?

How (and Why) to Map Your Company’s Digital Landscape

Webbiquity SMM

With more than 90% of companies now using social media to find employees and 82% having a Facebook page , there’s no question that business use of social media has become commonplace. Facebook / LinkedIn / Google Plus metrics (i.e.

You star in this Google ad

Sherrilynne Starkie

You might be unwittingly embarking on one right now thanks to Google. Recently the search company announced a change to its terms of service that will see the name and photographs of some users in advertising. Ever consider a career in advertising?

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Top Five: Google and women led businesses

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: Google and women led businesses. This week's must-know social media news includes stories about Google, LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter. Is your company women led? Google now lets the world know that. Facebook Instagram Social Media Twitter Google LinkedIn

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8 Google Analytics Tricks For Marketers

The Realtime Report

8 Google Analytics Tricks For Marketers. When someone wants a tool to analyze the traffic coming to their website, nothing comes close to Google Analytics (GA). The best part is that it’s very easy to setup campaigns via Google’s URL Builder tool.

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. So what makes Google+ special?

On The Death Of Google Reader

Waxing UnLyrical

Google recently announced it is killing off several of its services, which it does from time to time. Really, that’s what any good company does; cut the dead weight. This time though, Google cut services for a tool that isn’t just “popular.”

Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study

The Marketing Blog

39 pm Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study Jump to Comments We recently did a study to understand how the businesses in India are using twitter. For this study we profiled 66 companies from ’9′ verticals and analysed them on different quantitative & qualitative parameters like no. Iffort Consulting , a NCR based social media consulting firm has researched the Twitter usage by companies in India.

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Google AdWords a Popular Form of Pay Per Click Advertising

Social Media Marketing

Daily nearly three hundred million searches are carried out on the Google, Yahoo, Bing, etc. If your website ranks lower, there is a less chance for it to be clicked, since net visitors tend to reach up to the 3rd page of Google, Yahoo!, Is Google AdWords Different From PPC? Google AdWords is a system wherein to promote a business the advertiser bids on specific keywords so that clickable ads display on Google’s search results.

Google Removed Carousel from Google Search Results

Bill Hartzer

Google has removed the Google Carousel from the search results. This has been phased out, and there is no Google Carousel anymore for any of the local searches. Google removed carousel. Does this mean that the Google Carousel failed? Google Search Engines

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Boost your Ranking in Google with Google My Business

Blog2Social

Looking for an easy way to catapult your ranking in Google without expensive Adwords campaigns? Ever thought of Google My Business and Google Posts? Google My Business can significantly increase your company’s visibility and let you reach more customers and prospects.

Easy B2B Tips for Google+ Users

SocialFish

Businesses often use Google+ to connect with target audience members but forget it’s also a useful tool to gain prominence among peers in the marketplace. Use Google Circles to Create Personas. One of the primary goals of using Google+ for B2B purposes is to demonstrate authority.

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16 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Social Media Company

Harp Interactive

I am sure many of you have similar concerns regarding hiring a company for your social media and SEO needs. Even before the interview you must conduct detailed background research and check the company/consultant’s profiles on popular social media platforms. Your first order of business should be to “Google” the company and ascertain their influence and search real-estate-ownership. Check their credentials and the company’s search engine standing for keywords.

TopSEOs.com Banned In Google

Bill Hartzer

TopSEOs.com, a site that listed the “top SEO firms” in a list (for a fee) has been banned in Google. Companies looking to hire an SEO firm would look at the list, thinking that those ranked number one on the list were truly the TOP SEOs in the industry.

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4 Reasons the New Google Local Stack Sucks

Navolutions

Critics have complained that the stack makes it harder for up and coming businesses to compete, suffers from a bunch of UX flaws, and looks suspiciously like Google’s new Home Service Ads. That is, until Google chose to hide it in the local stack.

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SEO Strategies: Optimisation Ideas for Your Google+ Page

Mindjumpers

Tweet Guest post written by Emma Tomlinson , who is the Head of Retail at Smart Traffic, a SEO consulting company based in Bristol delivering successful campaigns to both SMEs and major brands. And, right now, Google+ is one of the dominating social networking sites.

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18 Expert Guides to Using Google+ for Business

Webbiquity SMM

Despite the reputation Google+ has in some circles for being the social network that everyone has joined but no one uses , marketers are increasing viewing it as a vital platform for branding and engagement. So what are the best practices for posting and sharing content on Google+?

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How This Ecommerce Company Manages Social and Saves Tons of Cash

agora pulse

Fracture is an international e-commerce company that turns customer’s images into frameless glass prints. A quick Google search was all it took for him to discover Agorapulse. “I I typed ‘Sprout Social vs.’ into Google and let autocomplete do the rest.

Infographic on Amazing Google Facts

Idaconcpts

If you saw The Internship starring Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson, you would have learned a couple of amazing facts about Google. A lot of Googlers were happy to see that reference to their company on the movie. There are tons of more amazing facts about Google.

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Google Doodle: Effective Brand Marketing

Mindjumpers

Tweet Most of us see it every day: The Google Doodle. Google uses their identifiable logo to honour special occasions around the world to the amusement for all those who uses the search engine every day. Google also organises annual Doodle 4 Google contests, targeted at school children.

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Google+ vs Facebook: A Turf War? [Infographic]

Mindjumpers

Tweet Searching the web, I found this interesting infographic by Technobombs.com , which gives a feature by feature comparison of Google+ and Facebook. When Google launched its +1 Button two months backs, there were instant comparisons to Facebook’s Like Button.

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Things You Shouldn't Ignore While Choosing Ecommerce Web Designing Company

Social Media Marketing

Are you looking to hire an e-commerce web designing company? Google about such service providers and you will come across thousands. How do you shortlist a few companies for further negotiations before zeroing on a partner who is expected to give shape to your dream?

Google Announces New Ad Options for the Coming Holiday Season

Social Media Today

Google has announced some new ad options which utilize the company's advanced machine learning tools to optimize for performance

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Eight Experts Explain (Almost) Everything You Need to Know about Google Authorship and Author Rank

Webbiquity SMM

Over the past decade and a half, Google has continually updated its core search ranking algorithm to incorporate an increasingly complex set of “quality signals” and indicators of subject-matter authority. So, how exactly does Google Authorship work? Want to Rank in Google?

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Nonplussed By Google Plus

Firebelly

Google keeps fiddling around with the Internet, and (to no one’s surprise) they’ve done it again. Their latest change – Google Search Plus Your World – could be the most disruptive ever. As long as Google is calling the shots (Bing who?),

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What Is A Social Intranet And Is It Right For My Company?

SocMed Sean

Whether social features will benefit your organization largely depends on your requirements, structure and company culture. The Bottom Line Whether social is right for your business depends largely on the structure, requirements and company culture of your organization.

Facebook Generates Business for Companies That Use It! [Infographic]

Mindjumpers

I found it really interesting that a lot of companies designed their Facebook page, before their website. Similar Posts: Facebook vs. Google+ [infographic]. Google+ vs Facebook: A Turf War?

Google News Optimization Tips

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Google News Optimization Tips by Adam Sherk on September 3, 2009 This week Google put out a video to give publishers more information on how Google News works and how best to optimize for it.

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