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Worth Of A Directory Link

Jan 16, 2007 | 2,000 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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A thread regarding the worth of a directory link on Webmaster World has grabbed the attention of many SEO specialists. Many experts have poured in their views regarding the same.

Top 10 Media Lists By Mediaweek

Jan 15, 2007 | 1,413 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Mediaweek has compiled 'Top 10' lists across the categories for various media. There are six top ten lists of Daily Newspapers, Consumer Magazines, TV Networks, Radio Networks, Cable TV Networks and Web Brands. The magazine list has been topped by AARP Magazine with  22,270,073  circulation. Reader's Digest is placed second with the circulation of 10,228,531.
 
Top 10 Radio Networks by Audience list is lead by ABC Daytime Direction Network with an audience of  7,506,000. Westwood CBS News Primetime Network comes second in the list with an audience of  6,547,000. Yahoo! Inc. is at the top of Top 10 Web Brands by Audience having an unique audience of 96,930,000. On the tenth position comes The Weather Channel with an unique audience of 28,610,000. See the whole list at Mediaweek.  

Apple iPhone Attracts 10mn Views For Engadget In A Day!

Jan 15, 2007 | 1,399 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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The recently launched Appe iPhone is breaking all records by all means. It has made mobile search a reality. The phone has been very successful in attracting the attention of the people. Engadget which carried the iPhone announcement has got ten times more than its normal traffic. According to Jason Calacanis an ex CEO of Weblogs, Inc. the parent company of Engadget, the site on last Tuesday got almost 10 million page views. Apple iPhone is already creating waves in the market but is also bringing publicity to things not associated with it.

SEMPO Announces Details For Nomination Of Directors

Jan 12, 2007 | 2,135 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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SEMPO, has announced the details regarding the nominations for the 2007-2008 Board Of Directors election. Any SEMPO member can give their votes in favor of another member or themselves till next Thursday, January 18, by 5pm Eastern. The nominations can be done through email or by directly logging on to the SEMPO website. However, actual elections will take place in middle of the month of march. The voting is open from Monday, January 8.
 
On Thursday, 25 January the final nominees will be declared and at the same time their information will be made available on the official website. The voting will again take place for all the SEMPO member from February 6 to 16. The final results will be declared in the end of February. And march onward the newly elected board of members will commence their term.

A Few Revolutionary Features Of iPhone

Jan 10, 2007 | 1,559 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Seems like Apple with its new iPhone is trying to make portable web search a reality. iPhone comes with  Google and Yahoo! web search and also Google Maps. Yahoo! and Google search are assisted by a Safari web browser. The iPhone has loads of other revolutionary features as well. It is a cell phone without buttons and instead is used by touch screen function. Google Maps in the phone gives you the power to find any destination. Also iPhone comes with a big screen  320 by 480 at 160 ppi – 3.5 inches. More revolutionary features include, it has a virtual keyboard of different PDAs and Sony Ericsson’s P900i instead of a  physical QWERTY keyboard. Mac OS X is the platform for iPhone giving you the freedom to use some very powerful software.

11 Reasons Why SEM Job Is So Hot

Jan 7, 2007 | 148 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Kalena Jordan, one of SEO experts in Australia has written about '11 reasons why you should consider a job in search engine marketing.' The article was pubished in the Pandia Search Engine Blog where the writer provides some valid points to prove that SEO market is booming and has job potentialities.

Guruji Brings City Specific Search Service For Pune

Jan 5, 2007 | 148 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Guruji.com, India's first search engine has launched city specific search for Pune. With this new service, Guruji wants to ensure Puneites quick and accurate local search results. For instance, a user enters a keyword, say "restaurants in pune", he would get local business listings, articles, reviews, blogs or any other web references of the searched item from Guruji.com pages.

A List Of 100+ Search Engines

Jan 3, 2007 | 1,742 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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SEO Charles Knight has done a wonderful job for the SEO market in the New Year. He has prepared a list of 100+ search engines of 2007. The list includes almost all the search engines. They are Google, Ask, AOL, A9, Amazon, Digg, Yahoo! etc. Check it out.

Wikipedia Denies Qatar Ban

Jan 3, 2007 | 148 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Jim Wales, the founder of Wikipedia, has clarified that he or his editing team did not ban Qatar from from editing any entry in the wiki pages. The statement came following the media reports claiming Wikipedia imposed censorship on the entire  country of Qatar in order to curb spam and vandalisms caused by Qatar's  IP address.

VOD Company Sues Google, Apple and Napster

Jan 3, 2007 | 148 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Intertainer, the VOD (Video on Demand) company has filed a suit against Google, Apple and Napster accusing these companies are using its patented technology to distribute digital entertainment over Internet without seeking any permission from it.

The suit filed on December 29 in Marshall federal court explains the three companies are willfully and  deliberately infringing Intertainer's  patent covering a 'digital entertainment service platform' issued in August 2005.