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Hell Freezes Over: Google to Sell Facebook Ads

Google and Facebook announced a detente of sorts on Friday in which Google will sell Facebook ad inventory.<p>The ads will be sold via Google's …

Refresh scores $10M to help you know everything about me — before we've even met

Before Hillary Clinton walks into a meeting with another world leader, an aide hands her a briefing book that contains key information about that person.<p>That dossier is one of the ways top government officials seem so much smarter than ordinary schlubs like you, me, and Sarah Palin. We’re at a …

Eyetracking And The Neuroscience Of Good Web Design

Companies like Google, eBay, and Barnes & Noble are all integrating neuroscience discoveries into their web design. Here’s how.<p>Fabian Stelzer, EyeQuant‘s CEO, believes there’s a science to how we view the Web. Whether on desktops or on mobile, whether we’re male or female, young or old, our eyes …

Neuroscience

Three Ideas for Marketers in a Connected Local World

<b>Idea No. 1: People are local</b><p>By 2020, there will be 8 billion people in the world. And every single one of them is local. They open banking accounts …

Are You Doing Your SEO Wrong?

With all of the algorithm updates Google has been releasing, have you ever wondered if you are keeping up with them?<p>From Panda to Penguin to now …

Urban Compass, A 5-Month-Old Startup Worth $150 Million, Will Help New Yorkers Buy — As Well As Rent — Homes

Ori Allon's young startup, Urban Compass, has found early traction helping New Yorkers rent apartments. Soon, Urban Compass will help them buy apartments too.<p>Urban Compass will also be launching Urban Compass Network, a city guide to help people adjust after a move, in the next few months.<p>Urban …

Startups

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

Front-end metadata is more important than ever. Starting with the humble page title and meta description tags, metadata has grown to include a …

YPlan places marketing at heart of ‘aggressive’ expansion plans

en_GB<p>article<p>Event app YPlan looks to hire a vice president of marketing and chief operating officer to aid international expansion in the US, Europe …

Google announces 14 new analytics features

<b>Yesterday's</b> <b>Google Analytics</b> <b>Summit contained 14 new product releases, with perhaps the most interesting being the ability to view demographic data.</b><p>The …

7 Lessons Apple Can Teach Us About Persuasive Web Content

Let’s admit it. We’d love for people to line up to buy our products on launch day.<p>But the hard reality is we need to work our socks off to attract …

iPad Mini

6 Habits of Highly Effective AdWords PPC Marketers | Inc.com

Millions of small businesses leverage paid search advertising as an important source for leads and sales; the most popular paid search platform is Google AdWords. Yet most of these businesses aren't doing the work required to succeed, according to new research (and a cool infographic) that analyzes …

AdWords

Google is killing the keyword, unless you pay (here’s what to do about it)

<i>Seth Besmertnik is CEO and cofounder of SEO technology firm Conductor.</i><p>In October 2011, Google announced it was going to start blocking valuable data about which keywords consumers use to discover your content. By encrypting all searches, Google would instead dump visits from natural search into the …

How to Improve Conversion Rates on Your Website: Article 4 of 4

In the previous installments of this series, we considered testing methodology, identifying the must-have user experience, and optimizing your …

A Visual Guide to What Colors Communicate

When you are designing your blog or website, how do you decide what colors to use? Your choice will make a difference on how others receive and …

Seven dirty, gritty, real startup lessons that cost me $2 million

As CEO and founder of a company that makes an app that helps people apply to jobs from their mobile phones, I am happy to report that we’ve sucked a …

Twitter Founder Reveals Secret Formula for Getting Rich Online

Ev Williams has figured out the internet.<p>That's what he told the gathered tech heads at the recent XOXO conference in Portland, Oregon, and while he …

Pinterest Or Pintrips? Pinterest Files A Trademark Infringement Suit Against Travel Planning Startup

Pinterest has made a point of discouraging the many social media companies that riff on Pinterest in their own brand names, with some of the more prominent of these going so far as to rebrand their services. And as for the rest? Get ready to go to court.<p>Today Pinterest filed a suit against …

Enigma Makes Unearthing And Sifting Through Public Data A Breeze

There’s a sea of interesting public data out there just waiting to be tapped into, but there’s a problem — most people have no earthly idea how to access it. And even if they’re able to make some headway, there’s still an untold number of connections between that data and even more data tucked away …

Microsoft Surface Promotion Offers iPad Owners a Trade-In Deal

The recent history of mobile computing has shown that once a couple of platforms establish a firm foothold, namely Apple’s iOS and Android, it’s …

Top Landscape Contractors in Phoenix, AZ

Peoria, AZ, 85383 | 344 photos<p>Contact<p>Chandler, AZ, 85248 | 91 photos<p>Contact<p>Peoria, AZ, 85383 | 23 photos<p>Contact<p>Scottsdale, AZ, 85257 | 89 …

What to Write About on your Startup's Blog

<i>Kostas Papageorgiou is Paymill’s resident blogger and a professional blogger and content creator who helps startups grow their online presence through content marketing. This post was originally published on Paymill’s blog.</i><p>Whether you’re bootstrapping or have just secured a round of funding – …

A Comprehensive Guide to Startup Books: Part 2

Yesterday, we presented Part 1 of our Comprehensive Guide to Startup Books, but we’re not done yet. Here’s Part 2 of the list we’ve compliled of the …

Guy Kawasaki

Backed By $3 Million In Funding, Canva Launches A Graphic Design Platform Anyone Can Use

A company called Canva is today launching what it hopes will become the default tool people use to create and collaborate on design online. The service, which offers an easy to use drag-and-drop interface and access to over a million photographs, graphics and fonts, is aimed at the mainstream user …