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2012

Microsoft Registers Outlook Domain Names: A Lesson In Protec

Microsoft recently launched Outlook.com as a new online email service, to rival Google’s Gmail. Hotmail.com will be replaced by Outlook.com. On the same day that Microsoft rebooted Outlook.com, they registered a whole slew of similar domain names–in a move that looks like it’s mainly to protect the Outlook brand.

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2011

Senior Care at New LifeStyles Online

Historically, senior care meant moving your parents in with you until they passed on or needed medical services that you could no longer provide. That has all changed now, especially with families spread out over the country, busy with careers and more. So there are now many senior housing and senior care options available to suit most needs.

Company Settles with FTC for $250,000 Over Misleading Online

A company that sells guitar-lesson DVDs online has settled with the Federal Trade Commission for a whopping $250,000 over charges that the company “deceptively advertised its products through online affiliate marketers who falsely posed as ordinary consumers or independent reviewers”. The company supposedly schemed to have fake positive reviews po

2010

How to Track Santa Claus this year using Twitter and Faceboo

Do you want learn how to track Santa Claus this year online or by phone? Well, here is your chance. tw telecom voice communications services at NORAD lets you track Santa Claus via Twitter and Facebook, as well as some other online services.

Will Your Facebook Store Help with Search Engine Optimization

Ask an Expert is an occasional feature where we ask ecommerce experts questions from online merchants. For this installment, we address a question about the search engine implications from selling on Facebook. The question comes from Brian M. Almashie, vice president of ecommerce for Shopwildplanet.com, a retailer for Wild Planet toys.

Monitoring Your Brand Online with MutualMind

Have you ever wondered what people are REALLY saying about your brand? Some people think they can just send out a couple of surveys, or do a few focus groups, and gather all the information they need about the publics opinion about their products.

New PubCon South At Dallas Video Interviews Online

During the recently concluded PubCon South at Dallas conference our own Vanessa Zamora, video content producer at WebmasterWorld, conducted many video interviews with some of the people who spoke to PubCon audiences about search, social media and other Internet marketing subjects. These interviews are available now on the PubCon video blog and are

The Cost Of Online Reputation Management

So, how much does online reputation management cost? That is a question that, unfortunately, can really only be answered with a it depends type of answer.

What is the Cost of Online Reputation Management?

As someone who provides online reputation management services, I can tell you that the cost of online reputation management really depends on how much time is required to manage your online reputation.

SortPrice Store Facebook Application Tops 1000 Retailers

Proving yet again a real commitment to opening new avenues of success for online merchants everywhere, comparison shopping engine SortPrice.com has now built virtual stores for more than 1,000 retailers through its Merchant Store application on Facebook.

How to Send Gift Cards on Any Social Network

Friendgiftrs one-of-a-kind network is the first and only social media-based online storefront to offer actual purchasable retail and restaurant gift cards to hundreds of millions of social media site users.

Google Product Search: Creating a Data Feed

If you sell merchandise online and have not taken advantage of Google Product Search, then you re likely missing out on additional sales. Merchants submit their inventory to Google Product Search via a feed, which is a list of the products titles, descriptions, and prices, along with a host of other additional information.

CheapTweet Upgrades Its Social Deals Search Engine

CheapTweet.com, a major Twitter-based social deals search engine site, has launched CheapTweet Version 2, in celebration of indexing over 5 million deals online to offer users an better social shopping experience.

Search Engine Optimization: Why a Blog is Important

When talking to business owners about marketing their businesses on the internet, I often get asked about why I always recommend that their online marketing strategy, their search engine optimization efforts, include a blog.

Search Engine Optimization: Why We Still Need Meta Tags

Combined with the title tag, I still believe that as online marketers we absolutely need to make sure that we continue to populate these meta tags correctly and appropriately on all pages of our websites or our clients websites even though some search engines do not use certain tags for ranking purposes.

Selling Boat on Craigslist Turns into Online Harassment

A man in Texas tried to sell his old boat by placing an ad on the website Craigslist. It soon turned into online sexual harassment by someone responding to the ad. Local law enforcement refuse to prosecute, citing that new online harassment laws do not apply.

Monetize More Users with Offerpal Tasks

Today Offerpal unveiled its latest product to help social game developers monetize their users - Offerpal Tasks. Built by leveraging Amazon Mechanical Turk, Offerpal Tasks allows gamers and social networkers to earn virtual currency for free by completing what Mechanical Turk calls Human Intelligence Tasks, small online tasks.

Offerpal Launches Offerpal Tasks to Earn Virtual Currency

Offerpal Media has launched Offerpal Tasks, a new way you can earn virtual currency to use in online games and social networks. You can earn virtual currency through Offerpal Tasks by completing easy online tasks through Amazon Mechanical Turk.

Report Puts Value on Social Media Exposure of Brands

Marketers online have always wondered: How much would it have cost to attract the same media exposure through traditional advertising? Many of the answers have been released in a new report called The General Sentiment Media Value Report. This report attempts to calculates the dollar value of the buzz, content, and conversation taking place online.

Enter to Win a Pair of KEEN shoes

Online Shoes.com is giving away a pair of KEEN shoes. Tell them your secret to fitness success and you could win a pair of KEEP shoes.

Website Marketing Training in San Francisco Bay Area

The Bay Area Search Engine Academy has officially opened their enrollment and registration for upcoming SEO classes and Online Marketing training for companies. Registration is limited to fifteen people in each of the training classes being held in San Ramon and Santa Clara (near San Jose), California.

How to Win a Date with Marina Orlova for Valentines Day

Leading online dating websites Date.com, Matchmaker.com, and Amor.com, have now officially partnered with the Sexiest Single Geek on the Internet, HotforWords’ Marina Orlova. It is free to enter the contest at http://www.date.com/winadate and a winner will be selected on February 7, 2010. Marina Orlova, originally from Moscow, was voted the Sexiest

2009

Online Shoes Giveaway: Win Free UGG Australia Shoes

Tell the Get in Gear blog what style of UGG footwear you want this holiday season for a chance to win a pair of your choice – one winner will be picked each week, three winners in all, now thru Thanksgiving.

How to Travel in Comfort and Relieve Neck Pain

If you are planning on traveling, this holiday season, this neck rest pillow is a must have. I came across the Releaf Neck Rest pillow online after my mom told me that she and my father are planning a trip to Europe next year.