Posts Tagged ‘google’

Business Photos For Small Business – From Google

Ross | April 25th, 2010

It’s tough to keep up with the whirlwind of online products aimed at small businesses, and tougher for small businesses to decide where to focus their attention and budgets. A few days ago, I learned about an interesting new program from Google – focused on helping small businesses create photos of their business that would […]

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Increasing Conversions Using Google Website Optimizer

Ross | March 4th, 2009

We’ve used the Google Website Optimizer for numerous tests on our site, including the home page, our how it works page, and on other pages to increase conversions. This article illustrates an example of how we do this.

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Ten Practical Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Tips

Ross | December 23rd, 2008

Mike and I stated working on crowdSPRING in the summer of 2006. We incorporated the company in May 2007 and launched the crowdSPRING marketplace in May 2008. We’ve learned many important lessons along the way. In some ways, our experience is typical of other start-ups. In other ways, it is not. I want to share […]

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Most Valuable Brand In The World: Google

Ross | May 27th, 2008

Market research firm Milward Brown concluded in its 2008 BrandZ rankings that Google, for the second year in a row, is the most valuable brand in the world — with an incredible $86 billion in brand value. Milward Brown combines balance sheet data with other factors, such as consumer sentiments, to come up with its […]

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6th Grader Wins Doodle 4 Google Competition!

Ross | May 22nd, 2008

Doodle 4 Google is a Google competition where United States students from kindergarten through twelfth grade are invited to submit a new logo design for Google’s homepage. This year, 16,000 entries were submitted. The winning entry was designed by Grace Moon, a 6th grader from California. The name of Grace’s entry is “Up in the […]

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