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Open Content Alliance

  1. Metadata & You: Best Practices, Benefits & Implementation Made Easy

    Google recently started paying attention to Open Graph tags pointing to video content to show the video play icon alongside video results. Open Graph tags can be used to specify how a piece of content will look when shared on Facebook, and can be a...

  2. Seeing the Colossal Increase at Yahoo Sites in comScore’s U.S. Online Video Rankings

    In February 2011, Google sites ranked as the top online video content property with 141.1 million unique viewers, followed by VEVO with 49.0 million viewers, Microsoft sites with 48.8 million, Yahoo sites with 46.7 million, and with...

  3. Eggs and Baskets: How Second Life's Facebook Marketing Has Backfired

    Facebook's founder, Mark Zuckerberg, has been open and staunch about his views on personal privacy. Linden Lab's rather unholy alliance with Facebook was doomed from the start, based on the privacy issue alone.

  4. 10 Reasons Why You Can't Miss #SESNY

    Unconferenced and open mic, this is the chance for any attendee to voice their opinion on the JCPenney issue and all matters both black and white hat. Well, if you're not quite sure, make a point of checking out the What Every Paid Search...

  5. The MEGA List of Free and Paid SEO Tools the Professionals Use [Best of SEW 2010 #3”

    Not unlike Google Webmaster Tools (detailed below), Bing Webmaster Tools provides information pertaining to content performance: content crawled, indexed, and trafficked. Where does my content rank (on average) in the SERPs?

  6. Bing Social Recommends Twitterers; Paid Search Roundup; Google Transparency Report & More Search News

    Consumer watchdogs Progressive Change Campaign Committee, have bought ads through Google's own content network and on competitor Facebook, which redirect to an open letter to Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page.urging them not to move...

  7. Hot Topics, Odd Stories at SES San Francisco and ClickZ Connected Marketing Week

    Content strategist. Is Google's future success tied less to search and more to display -- to the Google Content Network and the DoubleClick Exchange? Search Alliance. Kaushik will take to the stage for an open Q&A forum.

  8. Consumer Watchdog Believes Google 'WiSpy' Potentially Logged Homeland Security Data

    Also, back in February, the National Security Agency had teamed up with the Mountain View-based company to fight cyber attacks, sparking Internet users' fears that the alliance would give the government open access to private data.

  9. Search Marketers' Wish Lists

    Debra Mastaler, link building specialist at Alliance-Link It would be most helpful if a major search engine would become more deeply involved in contributing functionality to the open source community, so that site search powered by SOLR-family...