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What’s Happening Now?! Google Will Tell You!

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Google says that the new “freshness updates” algorithm is sensitized to the fact that people want the most ‘new’ update on things. A favorite recipe might rank high but compared to this, latest news and events would command the higher ‘freshness’ quotient. Google would show search results that are

Tradeshows In New York—November 2011

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“…I’m going to the very heart of it!…New York…New York!” Yes, it’s the hub of everything American, everything business—New York! The city is a host to the largest and most prominent trade shows in the U.S. If you want maximum national and global outreach for your business, here is

Upcoming Tradeshows In California—November 2011

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Starting this October, Promo Direct will keep bringing updates to you about the most prominent tradeshows in your state. With these updates you can now plan where you want to showcase your product or service. You can plan the event, get promotional products planned out, the booth décor, and

Why Are We On Google+ When Google Top Management Isn’t?!

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The first principle of marketingis that you market what you believe in and what you use yourself. Michael DeGusta recently did an analysis of Google+ and how frequently the senior management at Google uses it. The statistics are shocking because no one would expect the web giant to be

Facebook Set To Change User Experience…Again!

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Facebook is out to give Google Plus a run for its money….once more!! An overhaul of user profiles is in the offing which is beyond anything Facebook has done so far. What is going to go– –The single column wall post display will go for good! –No more divided

What’s Your Twitter Traffic Quotient?

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Twitter has come to the rescue of website owners, social media marketers, news organizations, and the like, who want to keep track of how much referral traffic they get from Twitter with the announcement of a new Web Analytics tool, last week. This tool is currently free and is

Why Google Loves Zagat

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Google has acquired Zagat! Called “The Gastronomic Bible” by Wall Street Journal, Zagat has come to become the loved brand of consumer survey-based reviews and information on where to eat, drink, dance, and stay anywhere locally or across the world. Google is excited about the acquisition. Says Marissa Mayer

“Apple” Rolling & Pitching Without Captain Steve Jobs?

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A shockwave of disbelief rippled across the globe with Steve Jobs resigning from his post as CEO of Apple. Incredulous fans tweeted frantically while news headlines were flooded with the news. Jobs has named Apple chief operating officer Tim Cook as the new CEO. “I have always said if

Google’s Acquisition Of Motorola

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On Monday, August 15, 2011, came Google’s announcement that it is buying Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc. for $12.5 billion approximately, making it Google’s largest acquisition. This shows that the internet giant is now serious about expanding and going beyond its core business interest to compete directly with other mobile

China Asks Dollar To Be Replaced!

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Hot on the heels of the news that rating agencies Fitch, Moody’s and Standard and Poor’s lowered the U.S. credit rating from AAA to AA+, comes now the insult to the injury with China now spewing venom on the Obama administration and confidently expressing that the world needs another