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Shopmap for Google shopping

One way of dramatically increasing your online sales is to add all your products to Google shopping. No doubt you have already came across thi service from Google on your travels around the internet.It is  a great way if you are looking for a particular product or supplier to quickly and easily find the best deal for you. You already…

Google is calling on new ideas

Following several blogs at a time was tricky in the days before Google Reader. Now it is a breeze, just simply add the RSS and let Google display the posts you want to read. Now Google has launched Product Ideas for Google Reader: a tool that allows you to submit your best ideas directly to the Google Reader team and…

Google improvement to search results

How the changes in Google search will affect your site Google is constantly evolving to improve the search results it brings back to its users. Some of the changes at Google are more visible than others, and can be very useful. Probably the biggest change is “Real Time Results” for big news stories Google is now quickly caching websites in…

The Challenge 2011 with Ed Dale

It is that time of year again when The Challenge starts. Now The Challenge has been running every year since 2005 and has seen over 173,000 people take the plunge. You have nothing to loose as the course is totally free. That is right – There is no charge for awesomeness. What is the challenge? The original idea was simple.…

Build a successful business online

No doubt you have heard the stories of how people have earned thousands or even millions in the dot com boom years. Well if you have tried getting a new business set up online and getting traffic to the site you will know how difficult it is. For example some people have a website and are disppointed when they do…

30 Day Challenge Manchester Seminar

Well this weekend is going to be very busy as first thing Friday morning I will be travelling to The Spinningfields area of Manchester for a 3 day seminar hosted by Ed Dale and The 30 Day Challenge. The seminar is basically titled as “Three Days of Awesome in Europe“. Usually these large seminars are held in the USA or…

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) – do you need it?

If your website is competing against everyone else in your market and it is important to get higher rankings on search results, you are going to need to optimize your website. If you get more than enough work from word of mouth but you want your potential customers to see your portfolio, then you don’t need to be No 1…

Search engine optimization tips

Make more web pages of useful content on your website. PageRank is a patented trademark of link analysis algorithm, named after Larry Page and used by Google. This assigns a numerical weighting to each element of a hyperlinked set of web pages.  Hyperlinks do not create PageRank.  The only thing that creates and holds PageRank is a web page. There…

When Twitter went down

To people who don’t use Twitter, the thought of it being down for a day is hardly even newsworthy. To those who do though, a day can seem like a week. Is it back yet? Is it? Is it? People trying over and over again escalated the problem. Why is it so scary when web 2.0 disappears from our lives…

What’s all the Twittering about?

Twitter. Barack Obama does it. Stephen Fry does it. CNN does it. But why should you? At face value Twitter seems totally irrelevant. Why would you want to know what someone is doing right now? Well if they just posted that they were making a cup of tea, or putting the dustbins out, it probably would not have taken off…