The Ghost team knew that there were many people whom WordPress was serving poorly. Their perception: Some people just want to blog. It's a "friendly" blogging platform that offers an alternative to WordPress's kitchen sink approach.
SEO is search engine optimization, period. Channels may come and go or rise and fall in popularity, but that doesn't change what SEO is any more than adding a row of tomatoes to your garden redefines agriculture.
Want to increase your conversions exponentially? Learn more about the payment methods of the countries you target. It signals trust and authority to your targeted local audience as well as providing all the options available to get you paid.
Google Checkout will be retired in six months, Google has announced. The service, which has been used by many web merchants as an alternative to PayPal and has been the default payment option for Google Play developers, is going away Nov. 20, 2013.
With Google's Knowledge Graph, Wikipedia's Wikidata and Wolfram|Alpha's database (that supports Siri), the efforts to make the world understandable to machines are making information on entities and everything about them instantaneously available.
Google has managed to build or acquire properties in which users just naturally leave tracks. Is it all part of a grandiose scheme to build a massive graph that can help convert a search engine into a knowledge engine? Or is something else going on?
The NSTIC (National Strategies for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace) the online Identity verification program is no longer a theoretical probability, the NSTIC is here and in go mode, thanks in part to Google. So now what?
Taobao is not technically a search engine, but is a critical link in an overall Chinese search strategy. We examine the factors making up their ranking algorithm and some off-page opportunities to build relevancy, links, and better ranking.
Long-time Google executive Marissa Mayer has been named president and CEO of Yahoo. Google's 20th employee resigned from Google yesterday. She starts her new job as Chief Yahoo first thing Tuesday and is Yahoo's sixth CEO in the past 12 months.