6 key takeaways on Google+

It’s been weeks since Google+ has launched and there has been numerous articles on various tech blogs. By now, you most likely have received a Google+ invitation. In this post, we’re doing the heavy lifting, so that you don’t have to spend hours figuring out the latest beta Google project:                      After testing this new tool within our team, we’re sharing our first take on this latest online buzz with the following 6 key components: 1. Circles To make Google+ work for you, the first thing on your list should be to find your friends (or invite them first), then add them to ...
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Social Media is Now a Ranking Factor on Google

This shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone in the SEO world as social media is all the buzz these days. Matt Cutts of Google confirmed earlier that social data will be used in the search algorithm along with Bing to rank websites. Data such as the number of times something was retweeted, how many followers on Twitter, and liked or linked to within Facebook. BTW: if you like this article, there is a Facebook like button on the top of this article =) (more…)
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Viewing Google Search Results In Other Countries

I posted this article last year for webmasters interested in viewing Google US search results for particular keyword. They might be interested in seeing if their website is ranked on the US site compared to the CAD especially if they offers products in US. The plugin has been updated to support both Firefox and Google Chrome. It also allows you not only to view Google in US and Canada but also UK, Ireland and Australia.
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