All posts tagged Google

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The power of Google Moderator

Google has developed tons of services and some of them are very valuable but not as widely used, Google Moderator is one of them. It is a very straight forward, easy-to-use service that allows a group of people to brainstorm, share ideas, questions, and opinions. Google Moderator is more powerful than Google form in many cases because it allows participants to vote on other people’s ideas/ questions. Barack Obama’s transition Read More...

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Pepsi said No to Super Bowl Ads, Google might be doing just the Opposite

We’ve all learned that Pepsi has decided to skip the Super Bowl ads in 2010 and will be injecting 20 million dollars into Refresh Project to improve community and customer relationships mainly through social media. Seven hours ago, Google CEO Eric Schmidt posted this on Twitter: Can’t wait to watch the Superbowl tomorrow. Be sure to watch the ads in the 3rd quarter (someone said “Hell has indeed frozen over.”) Read More...

iPhone Asia

Asians are the true fans of iPhone

Apple iPhone was designed in the US, started in the US, and most of the great features and apps are based around the US. But apparently people in Asia love iPhone more than any other countries. Source: Google Trends Insight For a digital product like iPhone, it makes sense to approximately calculate popularity of the product by search volume, the crowds that are interested in purchasing iPhones are always the Read More...

South Korea - Highest percentage of Internet Users

Latest: S. Korea still has the highest percentage of Internet users

Google just announced that 17 World Development Indicators can now be searched in Google search. Therefore you will see this in Google search result if you look for Internet users of a country: I’ve always been paying attention to World Bank as they have good amount of high quality data visualization and very useful data. With Google’s power, I pulled up the graph above in no time using Google’s visualization Read More...

Playstreet VS Google Street View

Playstreet VS Google Street View

This entry is also featured as one of the “It’s Delicious” series postings on Asia Digital Map. In online content creation, Korea has been the biggest in the world. They have the highest portion of Internet users who enjoy publishing web content, more than 55% of the Internet users have uploaded articles, photos, music, videosand other digital content. Lately, company Playstreet created this mapping site, which breaks Seoul into 29 Read More...

Why everyone should ignore SEO now

Many new business owners ask me what to do with their new brands, they ask me if they should invest in search engine optimization for their websites so that their new sites can be more “visible” on the online world. Here’s the sad news for them, SEO doesn’t mean anything at all, SEO shouldn’t be a noun, and it shouldn’t show up on people’s name card as a job title. Read More...

Tweets can be searched on Google soon?

Google constantly improves and adds value to their services. At a recent US press conference, they mentioned that they have been considering adding micro-blogging messages to Google search. Google can easily launch this new service as they have already been offering blog search tools and the number of micro-blogging networks is also very limited. Social Media Monitoring Tools might need to add more value to their services if Google actually Read More...