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Microsoft announced that it is rolling out updates across its six Bing apps for Windows 8 (News, Finance, Weather, Sports, Maps Travel). The updates focus on personalization. Users can now customize the Bing News app to keep track of specific story categories, topics or news sources. In what is likely a play to become your alternative to Google Reader, it also now supports RSS (and offline reading). The Maps app [...]

Categories: SEO

If you’re planning to effectively promote your brand among customers, then you need to take the help of social media marketing strategies. Social media marketing strategies are very helpful in getting brand recognition, customer retention, and customer loyalty. By simply setting up an account with Facebook you can win the race towards stardom. Facebook is the biggest online social networking site having millions and millions of users. You can directly [...]

Categories: Internet Marketing

What Is EdgeRank And How To Get The Best Result Out Of It This EdgeRank algorithm can be basically defined as the sum of Edges, in which an Edge is basically anything and everything that is taking place in Facebook. So an Edge would be all kinds of comments, status updates, likes, and of course, shares. In addition, any other action that is taking place on Facebook is also an [...]

Categories: Social Media

Sketchbooks are where ideas and great work often begin. A sketchbook is a journal of the creative process, giving you absolute freedom to explore, express and discover your concepts. If you’re looking for sketchbook ideas — whether you’re just starting to sketch or need inspiration for your existing sketchbooks — take a peep at these remarkable examples of sketchbook drawings by talented individuals. Continue reading… Continue Reading: 50 Beautiful Sketchbook [...]

Categories: Website Design

This is a guest article contributed by Tom Jones. — Vayniacs near and far would all agree. Tacking a sticky-note of your favorite social media tips from Gary Vaynerchuk on your computer screen can help you crush it online — whatever your “it” may be. For Vaynerchuk, the first “it” he crushed was wine. From the wine, out poured a whole new passion for social media and what it can do [...]

Growing competition, compliances as well as customer demands forces worldwide businesses to continually improve their marketing and advertising services to stay in the limelight. To stay ahead and in the spotlight all the time, business marketers use brilliant and result-oriented press release distribution as their primary tool. They develop and distribute their company-based press release drafts to a wide number of media outlets to catch attention of bloggers, competitors, and [...]

Categories: Internet Marketing

Google Street View is great — but do you ever feel like it just moves. Too. Slow? If so, you’re sure to enjoy a new tool that creates warp-speed Street View hyperlapse trips back and forth between pairs of points on a map Created by Teehan+Lax Labs, the page features a number of pre-programmed trips that are really cool. There’s the Golden Gate Bridge, Manhattan Bridge, Yosemite and other locations [...]

Categories: Technology

   Generated content was first introduced in the CSS2 specification. For several years, the feature was used by relatively few Web authors due to inconsistent browser support. With the release of Internet Explorer 8 in 2009, generated content was rediscovered, and many interesting implementations were adopted for the first time. In this article, we’ll discuss some possible uses of generated content. What Is Generated Content? In technical terms, generated content [...]

Categories: Website Design

Posted by randfish When creating a product, website, or communication, including a simple user experience is key to success. The easier you make the A to Z process for a user, the more likely they'll be to accomplish the plan you spent time and resources putting together piece by piece.  In this week's Whiteboard Friday, Rand walks us through user experience and the actions that we can remove from our [...]

Categories: SEO

   Liverpool FC fans sing “You’ll Never Walk Alone” to their players during matches. UX research is best done when a team is involved. When you run UX research on your own without active observers, you are missing its point. This article describes and gives you a tool I created called the Rainbow Spreadsheet. With it, you will be able to collaboratively observe UX research sessions with team members (or [...]

Categories: Technology