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What is a Second Screen App?

What is a Second Screen App?

A Second Screen App allows you to interact with TV shows, movies, music, or video games through a tablet.This Second…

Tablet Traffic to Increase in 2013?

Tablet Traffic to Increase in 2013?

Is mobile tablet search traffic set to increase in 2013? We think so, considering that everyone seems to be getting…

Top 10 Searches of 2012 from Google UK

Top 10 Searches of 2012 from Google UK

Today Google UK has revealed the most popular searches of 2012, including everything and everyone from Olympic Tickets to Kate…

Quick Win SEO Ranking Tricks You Shouldn’t Build Your Business On

Quick Win SEO Ranking Tricks You Shouldn’t Build Your Business On

Following 4 recent Google algorithm updates, I thought I’d talk about 3 common quick win SEO tricks that can really…

Google Exact Match Domain Update

Google Exact Match Domain Update

Following Google’s exact match domain update on the 28th of September 2012, there’s been some confusion over its impact, its…

"The Bradley Wiggins Effect" | Massive Increase in Cycling Related Terms

"The Bradley Wiggins Effect" | Massive Increase in Cycling Related Terms

If you haven’t been living under a rock or on a remote island then you have probably heard the names…

How To Activate Google Handwriting Search On Mobile & Tablet

How To Activate Google Handwriting Search On Mobile & Tablet

Today saw the announcement from Google that you can now search from your iPhone or tablet by handwriting your search…

HP Hero – Mothercare

HP Hero – Mothercare

HP Hero – Services

HP Hero – Services

Google Knowledge Graph – How could it affect search engine marketing?

Google Knowledge Graph – How could it affect search engine marketing?

Yesterday saw the introduction of the Google Knowledge graph and it has set the search marketing world’s social feeds alight!…

Google AdWords announces big changes to the Keyword Match Types

Google AdWords announces big changes to the Keyword Match Types

So in the last few days Google has announced that it is going to improve [exact] and “phrase” match in…

Who we work with… iThinkMedia Clients

Who we work with… iThinkMedia Clients

The Real Value of Empire Avenue?

The Real Value of Empire Avenue?

As I put in my last post about Empire Avenue, “Have you joined yet?”. If not, maybe it’s no big…

Microsoft adCenter versus Google AdWords

Microsoft adCenter versus Google AdWords

Pay per Click Advertising (PPC) is massive business online which is which is why Microsoft and Google are both heavily…

The Evolution of Google

The Evolution of Google

Since its birth in 1997, Google has grown to become one of the most successful companies in history with annual…

Empire Avenue – Have You Joined Yet?

Empire Avenue – Have You Joined Yet?

There has been a recent rush of activity in the iThinkMedia office due to one of the most addictive social…

SEO Strategy & Marketing Tips for a new Website

SEO Strategy & Marketing Tips for a new Website

So you’ve got the design right, the content is written and your shiny new website is ready for launch. The…

How does Google Checkout work?

How does Google Checkout work?

How does Google checkout work? Always on the lookout to expand its offering, Google opened its ecommerce wing, Google Checkout,…

So what if we are in a Social Media bubble!

So what if we are in a Social Media bubble!

Recently I have read another great article on Econsultancy giving a valid view that we may be in the midst…

10 reasons I DON’T need SEO for my business..

10 reasons I DON’T need SEO for my business..

If you are a business owner and regard SEO as a myth, there’s nothing worse than being asked if you’d…

Online or Offline Networking: What’s Best?

Online or Offline Networking: What’s Best?

Networking. Still a key element to growing any business, but with the surge of social media platforms, is the old…

Google +1… The New Facebook Like?

Google +1… The New Facebook Like?

Social Search evolved one step further again this week with the introduction of Google +1 (pronounced ‘Plus one)’ to rival…

Social Media Monitoring: Are you listening?

Social Media Monitoring: Are you listening?

Yesterday I attended the Social Media World Forum Europe at Olympia and there was definitely a recurring theme: Social Media…

Google Places next to turn ‘Instant’

Google Places next to turn ‘Instant’

In their mission to save us even more precious seconds of time Google have this week rolled their Instant feature…

Google turns focus to keywords in domain names

Google turns focus to keywords in domain names

Google’s crusade for search engine quality isn’t up yet, it seems. Below is the recent video from Matt Cutts, head…

Facebook Fan Page Refresh: A Look Back

Facebook Fan Page Refresh: A Look Back

Facebook has recently implemented a number of changes to the ‘fan’ pages that many brands use to generate a community…

Foursquare Updates Version 3.0

Foursquare Updates Version 3.0

I’ve been a fan of Foursquare for some time and with the recent changes it doesn’t look like things are…

Move your attention to mobile paid search

Move your attention to mobile paid search

Smartphones sales have continually increased since the launch of the iPhone and with their capabilities, there is an increasing number…

Google Adwords Basics Blog: Landing Pages

Google Adwords Basics Blog: Landing Pages

Welcome to the latest edition of the Google Adwords Basics Blog. In this blog I will discuss how important it…

Update: Latest Findings from the Google 'Farmer' Algorithm

Update: Latest Findings from the Google 'Farmer' Algorithm

Following on from my initial blog post on Google’s latest algorithm update – ‘Farmer’, I wanted to see the impacts…