It appears that searches from Apple’s new iOS 6 operating system have been rendered temporarily invisible to analytics because Google has been unexpectedly thrown a curveball by how Apple has chosen to route the searches. As we have previously discussed, Google now offers two types of encrypted search, one of which “SSL search” is now […]… Read Article
Many SEO analysts and website managers are likely to have experienced difficulty with the recent raft of changes that have been made to Google’s account services, which have come along with the implementation of Google Plus. One such example would be the way in which Google’s privacy options now influence the information that they have […]… Read Article
ONE major retailer whose latest sales figures provided evidence that online sales are performing well was Marks & Spencer. In a good quarter for the stores group, it reported that, while overall sales grew by 2.7 per cent in the three months to the end of September 2009, online sales had surged ahead by 30 […]… Read Article
And use of news searches surges ahead Worldwide search statistics compiled by Google Analytics show that 2009 has been the year of natural search as, for the first time, it has generated consistently greater traffic than paid search. But there is also a clear divide emerging from the Google Analytics figures. They show that there […]… Read Article
With the recession continuing to be uppermost in many people’s minds, there should be little surprise that one area of internet search which is booming is for discount vouchers, according to research reported in the Financial Times. Internet searches in the UK for “discount vouchers” grew by 47.5 per cent in the year since last […]… Read Article
Announcing a new Google feature on your company blog before Google announces it? If me or one of my colleagues tried to do this on purpose, it would most likely not work. Of course, we all make observations about certain things we notice with the Search Engines, but to actually make an announcement ahead of […]… Read Article
I was somewhat critical of the changes that occured to FeedBurner since it was completely migrated over to Google. Some features, however, were “tweaked”. There was a chance previously to see the countries and cities that sent visits to the site and feed. The site statistics in FeedBurner has now been disabled, but the feed […]… Read Article