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  1. The Dirty Lawsuit Could be First of its Kind in Reputation Management

    For further reading, I have posted a blog post with some more details regarding The Dirty's removal policies. While previous defamation cases against The Dirty ( and many similar websites have been dismissed due to the "Communications...

  2. 6 Reasons the Website (vs. Social Media) Should Be the Ultimate Destination for the Brand

    Chances are, if legal counsel was required to review social media policies like the Facebook Terms below, marketers would be further encouraged to use social platforms to bring customers to the website.

  3. Google, Twitter, LinkedIn Earn Top Ratings on Data Privacy

    The group noted that a failure to earn a star in a given category was not always a sign that a company is lacking in its policies. report, the online activist group lauded a number of major companies for their efforts to help preserve user privacy...

  4. Google Kicks Ad Blocking Android App Out of Google Play Store

    A spokesperson said, quite simply, "We remove apps from Google Play that violate our policies. We even encourage advertising that is done appropriately and conforms to an Acceptable Ads policy, which is debated and decided in an open public forum.

  5. On International Women's Day, Marketers Share Challenges & Reasons to Celebrate

    The recent uproar over Yahoo disallowing working from home is a step back for women, and we need to keep pushing against family-unfriendly policies in the workplace. In fact, I didn't even know about it until a few years ago when I got on a bus in...

  6. Why & How Google Hands Over Users' Data to Governments

    We scrutinize the request carefully to make sure it satisfies the law and our policies. It's important for law enforcement agencies to pursue illegal activity and keep the public safe. Google has followed up last week's transparency report update...

  7. Government SEO is Broken

    Creating a More Transparent, Accessible s a first step in the search for government services, to best way to find government data, and a key way people get informed and shape options about issues impacted by government policies and decisions.

  8. Taobao SEO: A Guide to One of the World's Largest Consumer Marketplaces

    In order to set up the shop, you need to follow the steps list in this page, which includes confirmation of their policies, details of the products you offer, and a knowledge test, which demonstrates you know how to run the shop (Chinese).