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Google Image Search Enables Users to Find Images by Usage Rights

July 30, 2014 | No Comments
Are you searching for a unique image that you can legally use on your website? Well, Google has finally introduced an image search option that allows you to do so.  Now when users go to Google Image searches, you will find an added option under the search tools for “Usage rights”.…

Blogging Alternatives to Bring More Traffic to Your Website

July 16, 2014 | No Comments
You need to publish informative and engaging content to increase your organic search traffic. Creating good content will help your website to get ranked higher in the initial pages of Google’s competitive search results. Writing a blog requires creative writing skills. If you don’t have these, you can hire a writer and outsource the content creation part.…

Google Displaying Restaurant Menus and Pricing in Search Results

July 9, 2014 | No Comments
With its innovative ideas, Google is now putting restaurant menus and prices in its search results. This innovative feature will definitely save people's time – they would not have to visit the restaurant’s website – and at the same time engage users on Google's search tool.

Google’s New ‘In-Depth Articles’ Feature Redefining Content Development Strategy

March 6, 2014 | No Comments
We are largely depending upon Google for every unanswered question today. Be it your household matter or professional matter, the search giant provides you with a huge pool of information in a very short time. However, Google’s Daily Information Needs Study reveals that around 10% of daily information needs require further learning about a broad topic.…

You Can Now Track Your Conversions Using Facebook

January 16, 2014 | No Comments
We all know that social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Google+ hold majority of user traffic worldwide and therefore, each of these sites acts as a perfect fishing ground for those who want to capture considerable website traffic. For achieving this objective, social media marketing techniques are used ensuring that these techniques help in increasing the customer base and driving more conversions.…

Top 5 Don’ts for Brands on Social Media

January 3, 2014 | No Comments
The growing popularity of social networking platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn has made them an effective marketing tool. Brands have realized the significance of developing a social media feed to maintain a direct line of communication with the customers and others in their niche. However, for social media marketing to be successful, you have to be social media savvy and learn how to interact with your audience effectively.…

Responsive Web Design or Mobile Website: Which is Better for Mobile Commerce?

November 4, 2013 | No Comments
The increasing use of mobile devices to buy and sell products and services is driving mobile commerce (or m-commerce). Walmart reports that around 40% of visits to their shopping website in December 2012 were through mobile devices. EBay predicts that around 30% of all e-commerce sales will take place through mobile devices by 2015.…

Google Penguin 2.1 – What it Means for Your SEO

October 8, 2013 | No Comments
On October 4, 2013, Matt Cutts, the head of Google’s web spam team officially announced their fifth Penguin update, Penguin 2.1 on Twitter. Following close on the heels of its brand new algorithm Hummingbird with improved semantics, Google’s Penguin 2.1 update affects ~1% of search queries to a “noticeable degree”.  Penguin 2.0 was announced on 22 May 2013 and it affected 2.3% of English-US search queries.…

Semantic Search Gets a Boost with Google’s Hummingbird

October 3, 2013 | No Comments
Celebrating its 15th birthday, Google recently announced its first major overhaul of its search engine since 2010. The revamp, called Hummingbird, is designed to make search more relevant and provide more specific results for queries. This means that when you search for something, your whole query or sentence is taken into account to offer a result page with more precise answers. …

Revamp Your Social Media Marketing Tactics to Attract Your Targeted Audience

September 13, 2013 | No Comments
Businesses are finding that they cannot carry through their online marketing campaign successfully without social media optimization. Pew Internet reported that as of May 2013, up to 72% of online adults use social networking sites. Facebook, Google plus, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, LinkedIn, MySpace and other social networking sites dominate people’s social lives like never before.…