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The Week We Searched For- April 2, 2012

The Week We Searched For- April 2, 2012

Last week Google introduced a cool new market survey tool and a beta version of click-to-teleport Ad Extensions. In other news the NYTimes gives us a glimpse into the future of speech-recognition and Google kills BuildMyRank. [...more]

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An Open Letter to Google: Get it Together with Brand Pages

An Open Letter to Google: Get it Together with Brand Pages

Jessica writes an open letter to Google, with a plea to accept Branded Facebook Timeline refugees with open arms and into Google + Brand pages. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- March 23, 2012

The Week We Searched For- March 23, 2012

In this week's stories, Google launchesits new suite of services for display advertising and new status icons to AdWords, while Facebook introduces its new "Acquaintance List" feature. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- March 16, 2012

The Week We Searched For- March 16, 2012

In this week's news, Yahoo! sues Facebook for patent infringement, Google launches GetMo UK, and Twitter acquires Posterous. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- March 9, 2012

The Week We Searched For- March 9, 2012

It's been another exciting week in online marketing, as Facebook acquires GazeHawk's staff and Google re-introduces some classic ad campaigns with a digital twist. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- March 2, 2012

The Week We Searched For- March 2, 2012

In this week's stories, Facebook introduces a new suite of ad products, Yelp's IPO values the company at $900 million, and new research shows Twitter and Facebook buttons influence consumer buying decisions. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- February 3, 2012

The Week We Searched For- February 3, 2012

In this week's new, Facebook files for its long-anticipated IPO, Google faces further challenges with EU, and Google confirms Panda 3.2. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For – January 27, 2012

The Week We Searched For – January 27, 2012

In this week's news, Google introduces a new privacy policy, Facebook makes Timeline compulsory, and Twitter releases new technology to censor tweets. [...more]

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Google takes some heat over Google+

Google takes some heat over Google+

Controversy around Google's search results and Google+ content rages on with the introduction of a new username policy and an automatic opt-in for all new Gmail accounts. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- January 20, 2012

The Week We Searched For- January 20, 2012

It was a very exciting week in online marketing with Google's disappointing Q4 earning report, Wikipedia's 24-hour shutdown of its English language site in protest of SOPA, and Facebook's new Timeline app service. [...more]

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Facebook Coupons: Is Your Brand Getting a Deal?

Facebook Coupons: Is Your Brand Getting a Deal?

With social coupon sites gaining momentum, Facebook announces their version. Mary Hayes, explores the implications of this new service for marketers. [...more]

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Interview with Ranil Wiratunga – January 2012

Interview with Ranil Wiratunga – January 2012

To kick off the new year, The Search Agents sat down with Ranil Wiratunga to discuss how changes in mobile marketing, social media, and online legislation may impact online marketers in 2012. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- January 6, 2012

The Week We Searched For- January 6, 2012

We kick off the New Year with the announcement of Yahoo!'s new CEO, Google Chrome's PageRank controversy and several predictions about what 2012 has in store for online marketing. [...more]

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The Search Agents Predictions for Online Marketing in 2012

The Search Agents Predictions for Online Marketing in 2012

What's in store for online marketing in 2012? The Search Agents have dusted off their crystal ball again to predict the developments, opportunities, and trends we can expect to impact the industry in the coming year. [...more]

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The Year We Searched For- Top 11 Online Marketing Events in 2011

The Year We Searched For- Top 11 Online Marketing Events in 2011

2011 has been a very exciting year in online marketing with introduction of several significant algorithmic updates, new advertising options, and new channels. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- December 16, 2011

The Week We Searched For- December 16, 2011

In this week's news, Google releases two new reports to Google Analytics, YouTube acquires RightsFlow, Facebook launches Timeline and Google releases its annual Zeitgeist video. [...more]

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What does the success of targeted social mean for paid search?

What does the success of targeted social mean for paid search?

Mike shares his insights drawn from a recent roundtable on social media and paid search at the Media Post Search Insider Summit in Park City, Utah. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- December 9, 2011

The Week We Searched For- December 9, 2011

In this week's news Twitter gets a major platform makeover, Facebook unveils its Subscriber button and a Federal Court judge orders Google, Facebook and others to de-index counterfeit sites. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- December 5, 2011

The Week We Searched For- December 5, 2011

It's been an incredibly busy week in online marketing with YouTube's revamped interface, Google's introduction of mobile Indoor Maps, and the FTC settlement on Facebook's privacy issues. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- November 18, 2011

The Week We Searched For- November 18, 2011

In this week's news, Google introduces new landing page reports and its long anticipated music service, Google Music, and Facebook continues to receive scrutiny from Washington over its use of user data. [...more]

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The Science of Social Search

The Science of Social Search

Heather sets out to define the state and future of social search using an old analogy from high school biology-- hybrid organisms. Don't worry you won't have to draw pundit squares to understand the growing bond between search and social. [...more]

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PubCon Las Vegas Day 1 – Masters Group Training

PubCon Las Vegas Day 1 – Masters Group Training

David looks back at his first day at PubCon Las Vegas and provides four key insights from PubCon's Social Media Marketing Master sessions. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- November 3, 2011

The Week We Searched For- November 3, 2011

Very important week in online marketing, as Google announces significant changes to its search algorithm, revamps its AdWords location targeting services and introduces new paid ad placements. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- October 28, 2011

The Week We Searched For- October 28, 2011

Exciting week in online marketing thanks to Google's expansion of its Offers service, its introduction of "bid for calls" and Facebook's announcement of its new Arctic data center. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- October 21, 2011

The Week We Searched For- October 21, 2011

In this week's stories, rapper MC Hammer introduces "deep search," Google introduces new data visualizations, and amps up search user security with SSL. [...more]

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The Facebook Etiquette Manifesto

The Facebook Etiquette Manifesto

What are the rules of Facebook etiquette? In his debut post, Shaan develop a manifesto for the proper rules for friending, posting, gaming, and dating on Facebook. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- October 14, 2011

The Week We Searched For- October 14, 2011

With mobile at the center of CEO Larry Page’s presentation on Thursday, Google delivered a stellar Q3 earning report, exceeding analysts’ expectations. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- October 7, 2011

The Week We Searched For- October 7, 2011

In this week's news, Google gives landing pages quality more weight in Quality Score, YouTube launches a political site and Google changes the lookup URL for PageRank. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- September 30, 2011

The Week We Searched For- September 30, 2011

We end September with several big announcements from Google, including Google Analytics Premium, Real Time Analytics reports and Google AdWords for Youtube. [...more]

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You Guys, It’s NOT a Competition

You Guys, It’s NOT a Competition

Heather calls for an end to the constant comparisons between Google Plus and Facebook. [...more]

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