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31 08, 2015

5 Ways Fake Reviews Could Hurt Your Online Brand

August 31st, 2015|Reputation Management|

Ever thought of writing your own review on Yelp or Google My Business Account? Tempted to hire a company to write those reviews for you at an affordable price? Saw a good deal that promises to get you 1000+ followers in 24 hours? No one will know the difference, right? Not exactly!

Those most tempted to […]

27 08, 2015

Google to Display Tweets on Desktop Google SERPs

August 27th, 2015|Digital Media Marketing, Google, Search Engine Optimization, SEO, Social Media Marketing, Twitter|

The Digital Marketing deal of the year between Google and Twitter to bring more tweets into organic search is finally delivering on its promise.

On Friday, August 21, 2015, Google officially announced that they have expanded the display of Twitter content – tweets – in Google desktop SERPS. Google has already been showcasing Latest Tweets in mobile […]

20 08, 2015

Google: A Fierce Competitor in Content Advertising

August 20th, 2015|Content Marketing, Digital Media Marketing, Google, Search Engine Optimization, SEO|

Founded in 1998, Google garners over 1.17 billion users. Approximately 40,000 search queries are processed every second and the search engine on the web crawls 20 billion websites per day.

Think of Google as the new yellow book, one that everyone has access to 24/7/365. Business owners who don’t specialize in SEO are easily dissuaded from […]

12 08, 2015

Inactive Google My Business Accounts May Be Deactivated

August 12th, 2015|Digital Media Marketing, Google, Internet Marketing, Online marketing|

Haven’t updated your Google My Business account in a while? Google has confirmed last week that it may be deactivating accounts which have not been updated for over 6 months.

Google’s Jade Wang said,

“In some cases, we may contact Google My Business users via email to confirm that they are still actively managing a business page. […]

11 08, 2015

Larry Page Announces Big Changes: Good Buy Google!

August 11th, 2015|Digital Media Marketing, Google, Internet Marketing, Online marketing, Search Marketing|

Google announced on Monday a major reorganization of its company. The major search engine will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alphabet Inc., a new holding company managed by CEO Larry Page, President Sergey Brin, Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, CFO Ruth Porat and chief counsel David Drummond.

Alphabet will manage a growing number of businesses including its […]

5 08, 2015

Google+: Boom or Bust?

August 5th, 2015|Digital Media Marketing, Google, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Social Media News|

I recently read an article on Inc. Magazine entitled Why It’s Finally Time to Close Your Google+ Account by John Brandon. Brandon views Google+ as a big mess and nightmare. He argues that there was always a problem with the service, from the beginning, and that there’s a bizarre dichotomy between “real work” you do […]