Australian eCommerce retailers rejoice, Google has finally released it shopping engine to the Australian market. Google Shopping has been quite successful in the United States and United Kingdom, bringing highly targeted traffic (shoppers) directly to product pages ready to buy. They are now displaying their shopping engine in the results found on www.google.com.au. …
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Measuring the UX, or user experience, of a site is essential in the world of e-commerce. The ease of use and efficiency of a site can often times prevent customers from abandoning a purchase due to confusion. Many things play a role in understanding and designing good UX, including the disciplines of science and psychology.…
Google has just released a new experimental interface for YouTube called “Cosmic Panda”.
The new interface promises new experience in watching videos and playlists, better channel customisation through editing tools and page designs, new stylish design and most interesting feature is available for Chrome browser only: watching videos while browsing for other videos, playlists and channels.…
AdWords Campaign Settings – Delivery Method
When you are first setting up an AdWords campaign you are presented with various options for how you would like to run your campaign. One of these options will be ad delivery, with only two settings to choose from.…
OECD governments and other stakeholders have created a new framework to promote a more transparent, open Internet at a two-day meeting in Paris.
The new principles, agreed by OECD member governments, business representatives and technical experts, aim to advance the debate on Internet governance.…
Google has recently sent out emails to webmasters running outdated versions of CMS platforms. This has likely to do with the recent increase of compromised websites which are typically tagged with “This website may harm your computer” or “This website may be compromised” statement under the title tag in the search engine results.…
Google has quietly rolled out some really interesting features in their image search:
When users search for images they will notice a little camera icon in the search box. By clicking on that two options are given: a) Paste image URL and b) Upload an image.…
Hi, here are some fun facts and observations about Google PageRank:
- PageRank is currently one year old (or I should say stale) last update took the data snapshot from June 2010.
- When PageRank updates it never shows realtime PageRank snapshot but usually a few months back.
Google’s Products and Services:
This page is dedicated to Google in hope to give a holistic overview of their activities online which may present opportunities or affect one’s business.
- Custom Search Engine
- Developer tools
- Earth and Maps
- Measurement tools
- Publisher tools
- Geo and Maps
Main Competitors: Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera
Google Mobile Maps
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