Archive for the ‘Search and Social Media’ Category

How Does Google Search Work?

Friday, May 11th, 2012

Recently, Matt Cutts, the “press secretary” for Google, released a video titled “How Does Google Search Work?”.

If you are a beginner to SEO or a business owner who is trying to figure what SEO, or search engine optimization, is all about, I strongly urge you to watch this 8 minute video.

If you were an SEO of a large company, what would you include in your 2011 strategy?

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

This video from Matt Cutts, aka The Google Guy, covers what search engines will be looking for in 2011 from webmasters and Internet Marketers. I think the name of the game here is SOCIAL.

Bing & FaceBook “Friend” Each Other

Tuesday, October 19th, 2010

Find out what your friends are “liking” without ever logging into FaceBook.

Bing & FaceBook recently partnered up and now the Microsoft-owned search engine will be incorporating even more FaceBook “social content” into their search results. Search for a pizza place and see how many of your friends “like” the pizza place.

Just another way search and social media are becoming more and more intertwined.

Watch Bing’s video about how this is going to work:

Just as an aside, this video is being brought to you by YouTube, which is owned by Google. Speaking of Google, how long do you think it will take Google to jump on this bandwagon? And is it a smart move by FaceBook, to not incorporate better search on their own website?