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Kevin Heisler

Kevin Heisler

Articles by Kevin Heisler

  1. Q&A Interview with Google's Matt Cutts

    Here's a must-read for the week: a great interview with Google's Matt Cutts by Eric Enge, CEO of Stone Temple Consulting, in his blog this morning. There's terrific information on link building from Google's perspective, among other topics....

  2. Google Confirms Yahoo-Google Deal on Friday the 13th

    Google's official spin on the Yahoo-Google search deal portrays the pact as a technology play. Yahoo will have access to Google ad technology under the terms of the agreement. Yahoo stated to Microsoft yesterday that an independent search...

  3. Yahoo Google Deal: Yahoo Adds AdWords Search Deal

    Yahoo signed a new advertising deal with Google that will face antitrust scrutiny during the next 90 days or so. The deal, which will not be executed until regulatory review is completed, will allow Yahoo to display some ads sold by Google....

  4. Yahoo on MicroHoo: Stick a Fork In It - We're Done

    MicroHoo is dead. RIP Microsoft-Yahoo. Today Yahoo made the official announcement that they've concluded discussions with Microsoft. The possibility of a full acquisition or a partical acquisition are nil. What's more, Yahoo indicated that an...

  5. Google-Yahoo Search Partnership Today?

    Google and Yahoo may announce a partnership this afternoon at 4:30pm EST / 1:30pm PST. At least, that's the rumor coming from TechCrunch. Of course, this is the same rumor that the Wall St. Journal published on May 2, 2008. There's no...

  6. Say Au Revoir to French E-Mail

    Email has finally been banned in France. That doesn't mean you'll be forced to use IM, SMS or Twitter to communicate online. It just means French email no longer exists under the name "email." Email is now "courriel." Search Engine...

  7. Sergey Brin: Astronaut or Cosmonaut?

    Sergey Brin, Google's co-founder, is planning a trip to outer space in 2011, according to a report in the New York Times. Space Adventures flies wealthy explorers on Russian Soyuz rockets to the International Space Station. The Virginia-based...

  8. Google Favicon Bookmarks the Best Internet Research

    Google has a new favicon for the first time in 8.5 years. A favicon is the small icon you see in your browser next to the URL or in your bookmarks list. While the reviews on the change have been mixed, Google designers went through more than...

  9. Yahoo! AMP! plus Full Text: Yahoo Proxy Statement

    There are no surprises here except perhaps the branding of Yahoo's new advertising platform as "AMP!" Dear Fellow Stockholder: The vote you will cast for directors at Yahoo!'s August 1, 2008 annual meeting is the most important for...

  10. New 3G iPhone 2.0 Gets Loopt

    Social Search may be the killer app for the new 3G iPhone 2.0 release. Loopt launched its native iPhone social search app onstage at WWDC, Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference. The free application will connect users with their friends by...

  11. User 927: U Are What U Seek: Search Engine Drama

    "User 927" - subtitled "U are what U Seek" - is the first drama inspired by search engine keywords such as Mange, human mold, and white camellia. Not to mention the bizarre combination of "dying Elmo." First noted in the blog Consumerist back in...

  12. Google Chooses Diego over D-Day

    Google honored Diego Velasquez with its first Fine Arts logo instead of the standard Google Doodle. We don't know exactly what this means in the grand scheme of things. Do you? If you figure it out, let us know. We do know the Baroque...

  13. Yahoo Response to Icahn: You're Not the Boss of Me!

    Below for your reading enjoyment we offer the full text of the Yahoo! Inc. Statement on Carl Icahn's Letter of June 6, 2008. Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) today issued the following response to Carl Icahn in response to his letter dated June 6, 2008:...

  14. Google Launches New Features in Advanced Search

    Google has updated and enhanced the UI for its Advanced Search page. In addition to the recent "date range" options that expand from the menu, Google has now added topic-specific searches. In effect, that's Google's answer to the explosive...

  15. Google Trends Goes Daily; Drops Hourly Updates

    For anyone following the Search Zeitgeist, this is a sad day. Google has just changed updates on Google Trends from hourly to daily. The change is so new, Google hasn't even updated its FAQ on Google Trends: How does Hot Trends work? Hot...

  16. Google Earth Maps Walt Disney World Resort in 3D

    Google Earth has created a 3D tour of Walt Disney World's 4 theme parks and 22 hotels and resorts. If you have kids, here's the must-see site: www.disneyworld.com/3dparks. Google Earth 4.3 users can see Walt Disney World Resort in 3D by...

  17. World's First Search Engine For Hostels Launches

    TFTHostels.com is the world's first hostel search engine. It combines the directories of all major hostel booking websites into a single interface, saving visitors time and money. Visitors can: * Search the largest directory of hostels...