I like: Yell’s guide to Google Places

Reading Time: < 1 minute Yell are diversifying out of their directory business into marketing consultancy for clients and have produced a number of guides to help small businesses get with the programme. The Google Places one would be of particular use  to retail and restaurant PRs… Infographic by Yell Marketing – Web Design

The Facebook IPO post

Reading Time: 2 minutes I was  out at a meeting yesterday when the Facebook IPO got under-way and watched the screen as the Facebook share price didn’t do a lot. This has been called a lot of things: dud, disappointment, failure. I think that these reflect disappointment from a speculator point of view. My own reaction was of being… Continue reading The Facebook IPO post

On Twitter, good neighbourhoods are more important than ever

Reading Time: < 1 minute One of the things that search engines look at when they are working out whether a site is likely to hold spam content is the neighbourhood your site is in. Who do you link to, and who links to you. In social one could see how this was important, Twitter are using those signals to… Continue reading On Twitter, good neighbourhoods are more important than ever