April 17, 2014

Report: Net Advertising Rises To $42.8 Billion in 2013, With Mobile Ads Up 110 pct

Posted on 10. Apr, 2014 by in Webmaster World

Internet advertising revenues jumped to $42.8 billion in 2013, a 17% spike from 2012, according to a new report from the Interactive Advertising Bureau prepared by PricewaterhouseCoopers. The IAB boasts that digital ad revenue has for the first time surpassed broadcast televisions revenue of $40.1 billion. But that figure doesnt factor in cable dollars. Total […]

On Becoming a Leader

Posted on 10. Apr, 2014 by in AllTop

Some people seem to be natural-born leaders, but even if you aren’t one of those people it is still possible to start developing leadership skills and get noticed for those high-level positions. Just like any other skill, becoming a good leader will require practice and effort on your part, but with time you should start […]

Google Plus ranks high in terms of brand engagement

Posted on 10. Apr, 2014 by in AllTop

Google Plus was destined by Google to be the next big thing, but only thing the site has achieved is to become the butt of all social media jokes. In fact, the only way the social networking site has gained any major following is through forcing people to sign up in order to log into […]

Twitter Introduces New Profile Page Setup To Roll Out Soon

Posted on 09. Apr, 2014 by in Webmaster World

Whats new about the new you? The new web profile lets you use a larger profile photo, customize your header, show off your best Tweets and more. Here are main features: Best Tweets: Tweets that have received more engagement will appear slightly larger, so your best content is easy to find. Pinned Tweet: Pin one […]

New survey on Obamacare is released

Posted on 09. Apr, 2014 by in AllTop

Nearly one week after White House enrollment numbers showed Obamacare surpassing the seven-million mark, an economist-driven survey is projecting more good news for the Affordable Care Act. RAND Corporation released its findings Tuesday, showing that the health care law is poised to spur a net gain of 9.3 million more insured Americans. The survey results […]

Windows 8.1 Update, The Start Screen, Desktop and Other Enhancements Roll Out April 8

Posted on 08. Apr, 2014 by in Webmaster World

I had a look at the suggested link, and it reminded me of a much earlier thought with Windows 8 start screen. How do you get rid of Microsoft’s bumpf or unnecessary clutter for me? Example just looking at the suggested page start up depiction: Mail Weather Skype People Store Sports I don’t need it, […]

Surfacing your business’s contact and local info in Google

Posted on 08. Apr, 2014 by in Google Webmaster Central Blog

Tuesday, April 08, 2014 at 1:29 AM Webmaster level: All Every day, searchers use Google to find information about businesses. Common queries include finding the phone number for customer service, the location of a business, and opening hours. This information is typically found in a business’s location page or a “contact us” section of a […]

Parents defend bringing tot on ocean voyage

Posted on 08. Apr, 2014 by in AllTop

  SAN DIEGO –  With their 1-year-old daughter improving after a U.S. Navy ocean rescue, her parents defended their decision to sail with two young children on a trip around the world aboard a 36-foot sailboat. The child who fell ill during the voyage and her family were heading to San Diego aboard the warship […]

Microsoft is bringing back the Start Menu

Posted on 07. Apr, 2014 by in Webmaster World

Hmmm, call me a simpleton, but how difficult is it to produce on the same CD two distinctly different versions? Yes, I buy the real deal. a) Mobile, Apps, Tablet or whatever you kids call the latest “all swinging, all dancing, Mickey Mouse thingy” b) A fully functional up-to-date 32/64 bit “No Frills” Desktop version? […]

Biologists net ‘zombie bass’ for new study

Posted on 07. Apr, 2014 by in AllTop

Tennessee Valley Authority workers and community volunteers use special equipment to ‘electrofish’ on Wheeler Lake near Rogersville, Ala., on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. Biologists use the method to study the health of fish and major reservoirs in the TVA system. Briefly stunned by a small electrical current in the water, fish float to the surface […]