As a webmaster, I know that it is crucial to keep an eye on your websites at all times. When they go down, you lose business, reputation and maybe even rankings in search engines if the downtime is too long. That's all bad and every minute that can be shaved off the downtime is important. Show More Summary
If Google were a real person, he would probably have the world's most frustrating job. I mean, Google has to deal with all the crud we type into the search engine and spit out results that match up to our perverted tastes, stoned questions, deepest fears, doddering mistakes all while trying to not to judge us. Read more...
The group will visit six countries as it discusses how search engines will react to Europe's so-called right to be forgotten ruling.
Microsoft says it will be launching a form to process requests to remove information on its search engine Bing! under the so-called “Right to Be Forgotten” ruling in Europe soon. “We’re continuing to work out the details on how we plan to implement the recent ruling by the European Court of Justice and expect to launch a form soon for EU residents to submit… Read More
The influence of search on content beyond Google, Bing and Yahoo is pretty amazing. Just think of all the social media monitoring platforms that have launched – they’re all essentially search engines. Another category of online tool that relies on search are content discovery tools (just like Google is a content discovery tool). Except this [...]
What if fashion-collage-machine Polyvore and social-image-pinboard Pinterest had a baby? Well, that lovechild would be a little service called Looklist, and it’s coming out of private beta today. Let me explain: Looklist is a search engine for fashion images that lets you search, filter, and browse through thousands of images. It pulls from the wealth of fashion […]
Google is popping down the bureau de change and changing $100 million to euros to try and find the next Spotify or Skype. The search engine giant is establishing a London office for the Google Ventures investment fund to back European companies. Founded in 2009, Google Ventures is an arm of the Big G that... Read More
At Search Engine Journal, we take a lot of pride in having a predominantly female team. So, we jumped at the chance to speak with Elisa Camahort Page, one of the founders of BlogHer, Inc., the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women. Show More Summary
?Ask Alfred.? What is it? It is an advice column penned by Batman?s butler? (?How do I get Catwoman?s litter stains out of my cape??) Is it a post-Aughties revamp of a long-forgotten search engine mascot? (RIP.) No (too bad!) and no (thank heavens). Show More Summary
If you Google Forrest Timothy Hayes, the results won’t be what you expect. A high-end prostitute injected lethal doses of heroin into the Google executive’s body while spending time on… READ ON
MarkLogic is looking for a Senior Development Manager in San Carlos, CA. According to the post, “You will: Manage a small team of server engineers to deliver key indexing, search, query and analytics features. Recent features we’ve been working on include SQL evaluator, RDF triple index, SPARQL evaluator, and Bi-temporal query capability. Show More Summary
By Options Calling: About a decade ago, Yahoo (YHOO) was a force to reckon with in the business of digital advertising, commanding sizeable market share in search engines. However, the company has been struggling to maintain a grip on the market with search engine giant Google (GOOG), (GOOGL) dictating the play in internet advertising. Show More Summary
With so many e-retail sites starting to take bitcoins—from 1-800-Flowers to Newegg—Spendabit, a search engine, has stepped up to let people look for product they can buy with BTC. A wallet service, Xapo, just made Bitcoin history with the biggest … Continue reading ?
By Xin He: The search engine market is always so tempting. Whoever controls the "entrance" of the Internet controls the gate to making products popular in a short time. Tencent, as one of the dominant Chinese Internet companies, didn't have a search engine of its own before they injected money into Sogou.com, which is controlled by Sohu (SOHU). Show More Summary
Who knew that Microsoft’s search engine is good at something besides porn?
Google issued a tiny, but significant, update for its Google Now voice-based smart assistant that will let users correct the search engine when it doesn’t correctly understand what they ask for. The new correction hot phrase starts with “No, I said,” which has to be followed by the word or words Google Now has misunderstood. Show More Summary
By Lior Ronen: In the last couple of years, since Marissa Mayer was appointed president and CEO of Yahoo (YHOO), the internet company has attempted to break out of the search engine business to find new revenue streams. Firstly, Yahoo spotted the social media market and the microblogging scene. Show More Summary
By Options Calling: Google Inc. has turned into a tech giant after only one and a half decades from its formation. However, a company of Google's caliber should go even farther. Google Search Beats all Search Engines Companies that once...Show More Summary
Alibaba is a Chinese corporation that operates as a bank, marketplace and a search engine. It’s made up of three major websites that have millions of users all over the world. The three main sites are Alibaba.com, Taobao, and Tmall. Alibaba is the largest online retailer in the world, handling 80% of all online retail sales in China. Show More Summary
Search Engine Journal has been on WordPress for just over 10 years– we moved from Blogspot to our own hosted WordPress installation on April 22, 2004. Since then we’ve become only further committed to what has since become the most popular...Show More Summary