Live Nation Labs, the digital arm of concert and ticketing giant Live Nation, has acquired YourTrove, a social startup that delivers personalized search results driven by social connections. No details of the deal were released. On the...Show More Summary
Author Stephan Eirik Clark thinks that he may have been a victim of Amazon’s algorithm rigging. In a column for Slate, Clark claims that his book Sweetness #9 was not available in Amazon search results. The book, which is available for presale and ships in August, only showed up when he entered the title of the book and his name. Show More Summary
SEO has gone social; your social media presence combined with the social capital of your content—the social signals generated by your digital publishing efforts—play an important role in how visible you appear in search results. Here's how you can increase your social signals. read more
One of the first things all new and prospective clients want to know is how long it take for a content marketing strategy to see real organic results on Google (yes, I know they aren’t the only search engine). Some want to know how long...Show More Summary
Algorithmic wizardry already picks which movies we watch, which songs we listen to and which search results we see on Google. Increasingly, big data has converged on another field: what books we read — and even how those books are written. Scribd, an ebook start-up that operates along the Netflix subscription model, has lifted the […]
Many Google users in Europe are seeing a new variety of search results. The redesign makes it harder to distinguish paid from organic results, increases the font size for titles, removes underlines from links, and uses a hard to read gray text.
Google’s clout in the search environment is second to none, and this has led to online retailers doing their level best to make sure that on the very first page of Google search results, their brand would be represented in an accurate manner. Show More Summary
The iPhone app "Where To?" helps with local search in the vicinity. The convenient app knows more than 700 business categories from Acupuncture to Zoos. The new version Where To? 6.7 allows to send search results to Mercedes-Benz vehicles. The location is sent to the in-car navigation system and the driver can move off right away. 1
Google has officially announced a new feature that was reportedly spotted in the testing stages several weeks ago, which is the addition of restaurant menus to the Google search results pages. The restaurant menus show up in the form...Show More Summary
You can now Google [show me the menu for...] and Google will display their full menu directly in the search results, without you needing to click through to an additional page, whether on the restaurants homepage or on a third-party website.
Google added a new feature to its search engine that shows you full menus for some restaurants. Read more...
The Internet has made personal branding a huge deal: Nowadays everyone can become a micro-celebrity. However, if you care about your professional footprint, personal brand search results and overall image – personal branding is actually a long, continuous process. Show More Summary
It’s only for Google users in the U.S. for the moment, but this is one Google Search feature that everyone could do with. Type in a restaurant’s name and Google Search will display the menu from the place. The restaurant menus are displayed as a OneBox-style answer when you type (or speak) – “Show me the menu for“. Show More Summary
Google is providing menus in search results, kind of. According to the official Google blog, menus are popping up for select US restaurants. Of the four restaurants Eater tried to find menus for — Husk Charleston, Au Cheval in...
There are over 26 million search results for “Marilyn Monroe sex tape.” She’s been dead for 52 years, but I can’t think of another actress who would make the Internet’s fire burn as brightly if a sex tape of theirs was released as Marilyn, and that includes Jennifer Lawrence AND June Squibb. And we might soon find out.
The world’s biggest search engine isn’t a David Moyes fan at the moment. Bleacher Report UK has discovered what happens if you put Manchester United manager David Moyes into Google, and the results are pretty damning. Showing just how hated and unloved Moyes is at Old Trafford, Google’s automatic search results produce a string of [...]
Here is a small but nifty update to Google Search: if you ask it to find a restaurant menu for you, it will now often just show you the menu right on the search results page. Try this for a search like “show me the menu for fogo de chao” and the menu will be right there. Show More Summary