Google Maps has just undergone a makeover, and Google claims it’s now better than ever. Changes in format, ads, colors, images, and routes are among the additions; but what does this mean for your local business? More than likely, they will make you more visible and convenient for a potential customer to find you. What’s [...]
In our world at Turn The Page, the annual Google I/O conference is headlining news. We’re following the announcements and preparing for big changes. Google I/O began on Wednesday in San Francisco. The three day conference for software developers features the newest software for Android phones, updated apps, user experience improvements, and much, much more. [...]
Google Now- Google’s predictive search service- is now available to iPhone and iPad users. Google Now has been available for Android devices since last summer and has gone from its early stages to possibly shear genius since then. The way it has evolved in just the last year leads us to believe desktop users may [...]
If you’re not using Google Authorship to help your website get more traffic from Google, maybe it’s time you took a closer look. Google Authorship made its debut at the end of 2011 and since then we’ve seen an increasing number of established bloggers and companies embracing its benefits. Let’s take a look at Authorship [...]
Google announced earlier this week that they are retiring Google Reader on July 1st this year. In Google’s blog, they stated that “we know Reader has a devoted following who will be very sad to see it go. We’re sad too.” Google Reader is an aggregator of content from web feeds (aka RSS feeds). Many [...]
What is Project Glass? Project Glass was an effort for Google engineers to develop augmented reality glasses. An announcement was made on Google+ last April along with a demonstration video on YouTube displaying its possible uses. Google Glass is described as a wearable computer that actually weighs less than typical sunglasses. Different than a cell [...]
Five pieces of advice for small business SEO.
SEO has changed and if you get in front of the curve your business can benefit.
Google announces Google + Local which adds the user-generated reviews from Zagat to the circles of Google +.
Google says Knowledge Graph, “taps into the collective intelligence of the web and understands the world a bit more like people do.”