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  1. Local Business Reviews Read By 85% of Consumers [Survey]

    General shops, hotels/Bs. BrightLocal has revealed insights from their new consumer review survey looking at local search. Not surprisingly, the usage of local search has increased over the past couple of years, as well as the types of businesses...

  2. Google+ vs. Facebook: More Passive Aggression & Creepiness in Tech Soap Opera

    Grab the popcorn, folks, and set your BS detectors to full bore. To shed some light on the subject, I called my good friends Seth Myers and Amy Poehler, those fun-loving BS detectors from the “Saturday Night Live” Weekend Update “Really?

  3. Social Media Doesn't Stop New York Governor from Signing Bill

    Adoption of the law sets up the possibility that vacation rental websites may have to pull some of their listings of New York City vacation rentals and B&Bs -- although it's now possible the law would not go into effect until May 1, 2011," writes...

  4. Will Social Media Get Governor David Paterson of New York to Veto a Bad Bill?

    As Jay Karen, President and CEO of the Professional Association of Innkeepers International says in a letter to Governor Paterson, "Many of New York City's tourists prefer to stay in accommodations other than the standard hotel; this is no...

  5. Matthew Liu Discusses YouTube Insight and Sponsored Videos

    Liu has a MS in Management Science & Engineering and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. At SES New York last week, one of the speakers at the conference session, "Video Search Engine Optimization: 2009 & Beyond," was Matthew...

  6. Search and Future Think

    Return of the BS Generator I thought we were past the days of using text from the dot-com BS generator, but I digress. What do the search engines want you to think? What should you really believe? As I'm no stranger to ad:tech (having been on the...

  7. Exclusive Interview with Craig Newmark about SEO

    Craig is generally known as no-BS kind of guy, so he was a great guy to speak to about how SEO and the SEO community have affected his site, which was one of the first user-generated content sites online.