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Yelp Launches New Android and iOS App for SMBs to Manage Profiles While on the Move!

Dec 16, 2014 | 926 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Yelp has released a new app for business owners. Names as “Yelp for Business Owners,” this app is available for iOS and Android users in all nations and languages where Yelp is presently operational.

Facebook Releases Graph Search For Mobile So Users Can Seek Individual Posts!

Dec 9, 2014 | 902 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Around 2 years following the launch of Facebook’s Graph Search on desktop, it has announced that this feature will now be introduced for mobile devices. Heeding user feedback from the time since the Graph Search was first rolled out, Facebook is now introducing the impactful desktop feature to mobile users.

image 12 Facebook Releases Graph Search For Mobile So Users Can Seek Individual Posts!

Unruly Lists Top 10 Most Shared Brands of 2014 with Activia Holding the No.1 Position!

Dec 4, 2014 | 1,060 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Marking its debut on Unruly’s list of most shared brands, Activia has reached number 1 as the most shared brand of 2014 riding high on the success of the famous songstress Shakira’s “La La La” video. Marketing technology firm Unruly has ranked the top 10 most shared brands of the year linked to each brand’s total number of social shares for for shared video ads during the year. Earlier, the company had also shared the top 20 most shared video ads this year. The World Cup this year proved to be advantageous for numerous brands. Following the launch of World Cup themed ad campaigns, Activia, Samsung, Nike, Coca Cola and Adidas earned top spots on the list of most shared brands released by Unruly.

After Google, It's Bing & Yahoo Complying with European Right to be Forgotten Rules!

Dec 2, 2014 | 1,048 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Search engines Bing and Yahoo have commenced compliance with the European Right to Be Forgotten Rules. They have just removed a series of search results recently. The EU Court of Justice had made a ruling in May that any person has the right to have "inadequate, irrelevant, or no longer relevant" data completely taken out from search results.

Yahoo Is Now The Default Search Provider For Firefox!

Nov 20, 2014 | 1,302 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Yahoo and Mozilla have recently made an announcement regarding a “strategic five-year partnership that makes Yahoo the default search experience for Firefox in the United States on mobile and desktop.” Both the companies also added that they will seek to explore other potential and possible “future product integrations and distribution opportunities to other markets.”

Google Introduces Mobile-friendly Labels in Mobile Search Results!

Nov 19, 2014 | 1,134 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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After spending months on testing, Google has officially launched the Mobile-friendly label in mobile search results. It is an effort to help the searchers know which websites have mobile friendly versions and which one do not have, while they are performing a Google search on their mobiles.

Google News Publishers Now Need to Submit Editors’ Picks Feed Through Publisher Center!

Nov 14, 2014 | 1,121 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Google Eases on Submission of Editors’ Picks Feed: Google News Publishers can Now Do it via Publisher Center

Stacie from Google News team has revealed about the new way by which Google News publishers can submit their Google News Editors’ Picks feed to Google News team. On the Google News Help forum, Stacie told that submission can be done via Google News Publisher Center.

Instagram Adds Ability to Edit Caption, Also Improves People Search!

Nov 11, 2014 | 854 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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How many times have you published a picture on Instagram and after a couple of hours realized that the caption looks out of the place? To change the caption, you had to delete the picture, which means erasing all the comments & likes generated.

Instagram has announced a few new updates and improvement which surely will delight you. One of the best is that you can now edit the caption while leaving everything else unchanged.

Apple Now Lets Businesses Add & Edit Listings on Apple Maps with the Free Service!

Oct 27, 2014 | 1,334 views | by Ritu Sharma
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For two years, there was no way to personally add or edit Apple Maps listing. Apple has recently notified us of a new service portal that is intended to let business owners and their authorized reps to rapidly and effectively add content into Apple Maps. Users can now add their business to Apple Maps in case it is not there and claim or edit listings there if needed. This can be done for free through Apple Maps Connect.

Google Rolls Out Mobile Warnings for Flash Sites Globally!

Oct 9, 2014 | 1,086 views | by Ritu Sharma
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Just a few months ago Google had issued warnings to mobile searchers in the US that if they are trying to open a page on their mobile devices which uses flash, it may not work on their phones.

On Oct 7th, Google’s Pierre Far announced on Google+ that the warning is now being rolled out globally along with the language support to ensure that the message is displayed to users in their language.