Wednesday, February 23, 2011
  • Laurie Sullivan, February 23, 2011, 5:05 PM
  • Finding Social Media Research ToolsClickZ

    Search engine marketers will need to know social marketing tactics. There's no getting around it as Google increasingly integrates social signals into search. Liana Evans serves up details on research tools for social media strategies. Here are 10 buzz-monitoring and research tools every search marketers should know.Read the whole story...

  • 1plusV Files EU Complaint On GoogleWall Street Journal

    French search engine company 1plusV, the creator of Ejustice.fr, a site dedicated to law searches, held a press conference in Brussels earlier this week to announce it filed a complaint with the European Union about Google abusing its market position. That complaint gathered support from two other companies: Ciao.de, a German subsidiary of Microsoft, and Foundem.co.uk, a U.K. price-comparison site, explains Alessandro Torello.Read the whole story...

  • Google Releases Honeycomb SDK For TabletsAndroid Developers

    Google Tuesday released to developers the SDK for Android 3.0 operating system, Honeycomb, aimed at supporting tablets. Motorola's tablet, Xoom, the first to run Honeycomb, debuts on the market Thursday. For those building applications, Google offers a variety of user interface features aimed at improving plug-ins. Xavier Ducrohet provides an overview of the features.Read the whole story...

  • 7 Search Engines For Social MediaAll Facebook

    Facebook uses Bing to power search, but Nick O'Neill tells us about six other search engines that support search for the social networking site. O'Neill serves up a list of some of the engines he calls the best,as well as points to the features that make them special. For instance, the search bar Greplin will let Facebook members pull up everything on the network surrounding specific terms. The tool will search and aggregate results from all the social networks to which the user connects.Read the whole story...