Matt Cutts has been pretty vocal recently on what Google may be targeting to avoid spam Web pages appearing in their search engine report pages (SERPS). Google is continually improving its algorithms in its attempts to serve the most relevant Web pages and avoid what they regard as spam. There have been no recent messages on business directories so what could we guess is their present position.
The Status Of Business Directories Early In 2013
Almost exactly one year ago, Gail Gardner posed the question, Are Business Directories Still Viable? The short answer was yes, providing you stuck with [...]
Just look around you if you need any confirmation that the use of mobile devices is growing rapidly. In addition to cell phones getting smarter all the time, the big news is that tablets are the device that is showing the most explosive growth. This cataclysmic shift from desktop PCs and labtops to smart mobile devices is something that any competent CEO should factor in to their business strategy.
All online web properties must take into account that an increasing proportion of visitors will be viewing them on mobile devices. For some that means a smartphone and for some that means [...]
Security of information is a hot topic nowadays as we see even governments cannot prevent vital and secret information from being made public by individuals who feel the public has a right to know. More threatening for the individual is that confidential information may fall into the wrong hands and they may suffer at the hands of scoundrels and criminals.
If you had not realized that the Internet is now principally viewed on mobile devices, you can be forgiven. The pace of change has been dramatic. Just over four years ago, we were discussing questions such as Should You Offer a Mobile Version of your Website?‘ and could read articles on the pro and cons of developing a mobile version of your website. At that time the number of visitors using smart phones to view websites was very much in the minority, and you could question whether the effort was justified. Many just hoped (assumed) that whatever a mobile visitor might [...]