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7 Essential Elements for Your Small Business Website

Why does your small business have a website? It may be because you feel like you have no choice. In order to compete in today’s world, your company—no matter its size, scope, or industry—needs to have a presence on the Web, and it’s as simple as that. For this reason, many small companies scramble to … Read more

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Facebook Announces ‘Timeline’ Profile Pages Getting a New Look

Facebook is making more changes. These are, of course, familiar words by now. Just days after unveiling its new homepage and weeks after announcing Facebook Graph Search (both of which are still being rolled out to users), Facebook said on Wednesday it’s making changes to the “Timeline” or profile pages on the social network. It’s a good thing too because with the simplicity … Read more

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Twitter Improves Realtime Search While Google Lacks It

Twitter continues to position itself over Google for breaking news Twitter announced some new improvements to its Discover tab.  It’s getting more personalized, and will begin surfacing content based on tweets that are popular among people you follow and who they follow. “The Discover tab’s new design shows who tweeted about particular stories,” explains Twitter VP of Product, … Read more

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Facebook Inches Into Craigslist Territory With ‘Highlighted Posts’

Facebook is testing a product called “Highlighted Posts” that potentially puts the company into the online classified ads arena dominated by Craigslist by letting users amplify their status updates. The feature — discovered by Stuff, a New Zealand blog (which is unaffiliated with the U.K. publication of the same name) — is being tested with a “small … Read more

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Microsoft Says Farewell To Internet Explorer 6

In news that is sure to excite some, possibly upset others, and leave everyone else feeling an emotion that is somewhere between nostalgia and relief, Microsoft is officially bidding a fond farewell to Internet Explorer 6. According to data from Net Applications, IE6?s market share in the United States has just dropped under the 1% … Read more

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