This is the online version of the SMM Newsletter. It is a selection of the most popular posts written by Barry Welford (online name BWelford) during the past month.
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- Canada Revenue Agency Checks Funny Income Tax Numbers – 04/30/2009 SMm
- Benford’s law states that numbers do not occur randomly but that patterns often apply for example on the first digit which is more often a 1.
- Mobile Web Pages Must Be Small – 04/28/2009 SGL
- The relative scale of smart phone screens and desktop PC monitors means that separate web pages must be designed for each to avoid too much scrolling.
- Google Profile – Yes Or No – 04/26/2009 OBB
- Google now will show a profile at the end of search results for names but SEO leaders seem to be slow in creating appropriate profiles.
- Top Five Time Tips For Better Blog Posts – 04/22/2009 SSc
- Time is possibly the most important word you know.and its many meanings can have major implications for effective blog post writing.
- Seniors Search Service In China – 04/15/2009 SMm
- Baidu, the Chinese search engine, is now offering a search portal to seniors providing ready access to diversions and subjects of interest to elders.
- The Google Local Business Center – 04/15/2009 BPW
- Google has now added a User Guide to its Local Business Center. Any business relying on local customers should ensure it is well represented in the LBC.
- Frozen UK Pensions Good News – The Case Moves To The 17-judge ECHR Grand Chamber – 04/13/2009 SMm
- A request that the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights should hear the UK Frozen State Pensions case has been accepted.
- Hyperlocal Information – 04/13/2009 SGL
- News is going hyperlocal to provide individuals with the news that is happening around them. The demand is growing exponentially for such news services.
- Paper Money Currency – Urstromtaler, Cheers Or Plenty – Take Your Pick – 04/09/2009 SMm
- To encourage spending within their local communities, several are printing their own paper money currency, exchangeable for goods and services locally.
- Grassroots Leadership Development – 04/09/2009 OBB
- Jay Leno in his free show at Detroit showed what John Baldoni feels successful leaders can use but that misses out on grassroots leadership.
- Do Your Web Page Views Make An Impression? – 04/08/2009 SSc
- In the past Adsense Page Impressions have often been significanlty less than Google Analytics PageViews. The complete reverse now seems to be the rule.
- Google Local Search If They Guess Where You Are – 04/07/2009 BPW
- Google Local Search is offered even when you search for a service that is likely to imply you would like local results probably based on IP location.
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