Orangutan Marketing, having been in the digital marketing field for over a decade has created the go-to guide for Singaporean businesses in how to effectively run a successful Search Engine optimisation campaign from scratch.Singapore - Search Engine Optimisation or SEO for short, is one of the bigger mysteries of the digital marketing space, especially for business owners in Singapore who are looking to get an advantage in the search rankings against their nearest competitors. It combines a mix of content and technical preparation of a company’s web pages so that the major search engines pick up their most profitable keywords - and importantly, to show them above competitors or bigger brands in the market. Orangutan Marketing, having been in the digital marketing field for over a
From Microsoft via CNN From Microsoft via CNN (CNN) - Microsoft's Bing search engine has hit a wall in China."We've confirmed that Bing is currently inaccessible in China and are engaged to determine next steps," a Microsoft spokesman said Thursday. Bing was the last major foreign search engine operating in China after Google pulled out in 2010.Bing appears to have joined a growing list of global internet platforms that are shut out of China's huge market, demonstrating that even tech companies that submit to Beijing's strict internet censorship regime can still run into trouble in the country.Microsoft's setback comes as China and the United States are locked in a widening confrontation over technology and access to each other's markets that experts warn c...
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Search engines are getting smarter and better, especially since they started to incorporate social networking into their indexing. It’s harder than ever to safeguard private information, then there’s the rising Dark Web fear. While there are solutions out there that say they could track the Dark Web and the ‘regular Internet’ to protect your information there are things you can do to protect yourself. Google is now a household name that people all around the world use as a verb to describe the act of searching the internet using a search engine. However, South Korean technology company Dataxchain is thinking about becoming Asia biggest artificial intelligence operator as well as the major player in large data. Dataxchain is planning to launch a complete demo of the new search engin
Google has acquired another “answer engine.” The company paid roughly $60 million for Superpod, predominantly for the team, according to published reports. Superpod matched audience questions and expert answers across a broad range of topics.Founders to work on ‘larger project’ at Google. A statement acknowledging the acquisition on the Superpod site said, “We are sad to announce that we will be closing Superpod today as part of a transition into a larger project. We can’t share any details at this time, but we’re trekking onwards toward the same north star and are very excited about the future.”The question is: what is that larger project? Many reports have speculated that Superpod’s founders and assets will be deployed in some way toward the improvement of the Google Assistant. That’
Company claims the data analysis system used to feed the project has been terminated Even as China’s persecution of over one million Uighurs gained international attention, its tightened surveillance and censorship apparatus suffered a major blow.In August 2018, Ryan Gallagher of The Intercept wrote revealed how Google was involved in creating a search engine that would censor results called Project Dragonfly in China. Following global outrage and internal resistance, the project was put on hold. It was believed to be complicit with the tight censorship laws in China and aimed at becoming an intrusive programme for mandatory online surveillance.Project Dragonfly was built on the template of restricting freedom of speech within a totalitarian censored environment, and giving
Alphabet's (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Google hasÂ "effectively ended" the development of its "Dragonfly" censored search engine for China according to The Intercept. After internal clashes Google reportedly shuttered the internal platform, which was pulling data from the Chinese site 265.com to create the search engine. The end of the project wasn't surprising --Â its revelation in early August sparked a public outcry, protests from employees, andÂ tough questions from a House judiciary committee. However, Google CEO Sundar Pichai repeatedly defended the project, noting that the company often alters its
By doing a regular SEO audit to determine the visibility and potential of a website's search engine performance. Photo: PixabayJOHANNESBURG â Ever wondered how to ensure better search engine rankings? The answer is simple, by doing a regular SEO audit to determine the visibility and potential of a website's search engine performance. It also helps businesses keep their websites up-to-date with the latest trends in search engine marketing and ahead of their competitors. The SEO environment is ever changing, what works today may not work tomorrow. Google is constantly changing its ranking algorithm in accordance with new search patterns and an audit will therefore help businesses stay relevant. A comprehensive SEO audit is the fastest, most efficient way to determine why a website isn'
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is the process of affecting the online visibility of a website or a web page in a web search engine’s unpaid results often referred to as “natural”, “organic”, or “earned” results. In general, the earlier (or higher ranked on the search results page), and more frequently a website appears in the search results list, the more visitors it will receive from the search engine’s users; these visitors can then be converted into customers. SEO may target different kinds of search, including image search, video search, academic search, news search, and industry-specific vertical search engines. SEO differs from local search engine optimization in that the latter is focused on optimizing a business’ online presence so that its w
15 years ago today was the first time I wrote a blog post on this site, the Search Engine Roundtable. Since then I have continued to write daily, almost without any time off, every single day of the work week. It is a passion I had no clue would last for 15 years, but I continue to love doing on a daily basis. I say this every year, but I am so happy to say the original purpose behind the site has not changed since day one. I still cover the search industry, what they are talking about, and try my best to catalog that history on this site. Covering what the SEOs and SEMs are chatting about in forums or on social media, I think, helps everyone in the community see what is on top of mind within the community. Be it Google algorithm updates, new advancements in voice search, A...