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July 2008

Twitter Caught Spamming Google

I noticed recently that twitter.com has recently made a change to their site that is causing them to spam Google and the other search engines by allowing duplicate content to get indexed by the search engine spiders.

June 2008

Searchme Adds Visual Search Features and Social Bookmarks to Search

Searchme has added new visual search features to their site. These new features, called Stacks and Media Search, will help you find, organize, and share information.

Yahoo! Publisher Network Gives Room to AdSense

Yahoo! has closed a ten-year deal that would give it the option to serve and display Google AdSense search and contextual advertising on its search results.

comScore Releases May 2008 Search Engine Rankings

comScore has released its monthly comScore qSearch analysis of the United States search engine rankings for May, 2008.

Catylist Overhauls Commercial Real Estate Search Engine

This new scenario-based search engine has been updated throughout the Catylist Network, which includes over 35 locally-operated commercial information exchanges as well as Catylist’s National Commercial Marketplace, Commercial IQ.

GeoSpot Deep Local Search Launches Mobile Web Service

GeoSpot, a location-based services and social activities site has launched the Beta release of GeoSpot Mobile Web service. Find open businesses via your mobile phone.

Contemporary Surgery and Convera Launch SurgeryFindIt.com Vertical Search Engine

Contemporary Surgery, along with help from Convera, has launched a new search engine at SURGERYFINDIT.COM. This new search engine tool provides targeted search results for surgeons.

May 2008

Jipingmi China Real Estate Search Engine Launches English Version for Olympics

The English version of this real estate search engine, collects property listings from several different property listing sources. Helpful if you are going to the 2008 Olympics and need a place to stay.

How to Show Your SEO Clients Proof of Your Efforts

One challenge that faces SEO firms is that if you improve organic search traffic for a client, how do you demonstrate how much of the growth you are responsible for?

Who is Optimizing YOUR Web Site?

Many times a company will use a web design firm to create the site in a search engine friendly manner, but many of firms do not do a full analysis of the needs of the web site.

Ask.com Releases List of Top 25 UK Bank Holiday Destinations

Ask.com, one of the top leading search engines on the web, has come up with a list of the top twenty five United Kingdom bank holiday destinations for this weekend.

SES Awards 2008 Accepting Nominations

The Search Engine Strategies SES Awards, hosted by Search Engine Strategies and Search Engine Watch, will be honoring the best search engine marketers on August 20, 2008.

DALLASNEWS EXTRA Blog | The Dallas Morning News

Find out about activities and information offered by the Dallas/Fort Worth Search Engine Marketing Association

New Visual Search Engine Picitup Needs to Pick Up Its Game.

Visual search and image recognition is one of the holy grails of consumer Internet technologies. Picitup is jumping into the deep end of this space by announcing the launch of its public beta.

Coitado: Ronaldo and the three transvestites

What do you do when you get caught with your pants down with three tranny hookers? How do you explain that you, an internationally-known soccer superstar, went out prowling the streets in search of some cheap hot ladies, but ended up with three busted ladyboys?

OBG Management and Convera Launch OBGfindit ObGyn Search Engine

OBG Management has teamed up with Convera to create OBG FindIt, a vertical search engine for the ObGYN specialty.

April 2008

Alternative Pay-per-click Advertising: Consider using second-tier search engines

When should you consider advertising your products on sites other than on Google, Yahoo! and MSN? By properly identifying and evaluating various second-tier PPC advertising options, you may uncover a diamond in the rough.

Search Engine Workshops Now Offering Online Search Engine Marketing Resource Center

This new networking community is the first on the internet to offer a place where search engine optimizers can meet and share strategies, access other online areas, and get the latest updated material on a regular basis.

PPC analysis useful for SEO

Pay-per-click (PPC) marketing can help a business assess more closely the effectiveness of its chosen keywords before launching a more organic search engine optimisation (SEO) campaign, it has been claimed.

comScore Releases March 2008 US Search Engine Rankings

comScore has released the search engine data for March 2008. It is interesting that this is a 9 percent increase over February 2008.

IAC Launches Rushmore Drive New Black Search Engine

IAC has launched Rushmore Drive, a search engine that is the first of its kind to attempt to deliver more relevant search results to the black community.

Google second search box raises issues

When I heard about Google ss offering of a second search box in major retail sites that allow users to search within the domain itself, I immediately thought it was another way for Google to display ads, earn even more revenue and kick the competition to the sidelines. I was right - but not all are too happy about it.

March 2008

Black Out Your Google Listing in the Google Search Results

Mixx is the main reason behind my discovering the fact that you can essentially black out virtually your entire listing in the Google search results.

Gigablast Launches Site Search for Websites

Here at the Search Engine Strategies conference in New York City (Search Engine Strategies New York 2008), Gigablast has officially launched their fresh and comprehensive site search for websites.

The Very First Search Engine Strategies Conference

I thought it would be nice to take a trip down internet memory lane to see what the first Search Engine Strategies was like. For starters, check out the original SES site.