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Brent Rangen

Brent Rangen

Articles by Brent Rangen

  1. Twitter's Improved Who To Follow Page Disappoints

    Far behind third-party tools, like Mr. Tweet, Twitter finally launches a user directory. The Twitter blog posted an announcement of the new feature, entitled "Discover new accounts and search like a pro", however the feature set is limited...

  2. Gmail Plans for More Intuitive Ads

    Google is planning for higher quality Gmail ads; more targeted, useful, and tailored towards desires. Although Gmail is said to be implementing changes in the ads already, the personalization-based ads could still be a month out. Gmail...

  3. 5 Reasons Why Topsy Demands a Second Look

    Topsy.com, a market leading real-time search engine, has recently entered the realm of real-time video search. 1. New Video Search Feature Topsy trending videos provides the top 100, 1000, 5000 videos for each day in a chronological stream....

  4. Google Places Goes Instant

    Places Search is the latest Google property to add Instant results. Just like web search, the Instant feature is enabled by default. Users who wish to turn off instant can easily do so by clicking disable in Google's settings when signed...

  5. Bing News Jumps on the Tweet Train

    Bing News is now streaming in Twitter results on the search pages sidebar and displaying relevant tweets in the news results. It seems as though they are using tweets from any profile that contain the keyword(s) in the search query. By clicking...

  6. Google Finally Releases Page Speed for Chrome

    Page Speed for Google Chrome has the same key features as the Firebug add-on with two new improvements. The Page Speed tool, previously available for Firebug/Firefox, can be downloaded and installed as an additional component of Google Chrome...

  7. MajesticSEO Announces the New Freshness Index

    Majestic SEO announces a "freshness index" tool to the Site Explorer, Clique Hunter, Advanced reports and Standard Reports. The new feature is a big announcement, so big that all the data they provided up until this point has now been renamed...

  8. Google Blogger Interface Gets a Much Needed Facelift

    Google has announced that Blogger will roll out major changes sometime in 2011. Blogger, ranked as the sixth most popular website in the world (by Alexa), has had many updates in 2010, few of the notables related to the administrative...

  9. StumbleUpon Launches a New Ad Discovery Platform

    Announced at SXSW, StumbleUpon has introduced a new ad platform which promises 100% engagement. StumbleUpon Paid Discovery delivers an engaged target audience directly to you: no clicking through ads or links. 100% engagement, 100% of the...

  10. Google Mobile: Instant Previews Announced

    Google has added Instant Previews to specific mobile devices. Similar to Google Instant Previews for desktops, which Google implemented in November, the mobile version has a magnifying glass icon next to each site listing. From there, users...