Raw Food for Real People Platform: Apple and Android Cost: $5.99 Purchase here: https://amzn.to/xBS0SL and here https://bit.ly/yp4fiz Go to a store to buy a raw foods “preparation” book, and chances are great you’re going to spend at least $6 on a manual. With the app Raw Food for Real People, you’ll get all the information you’ll find in a paperback, but you don’t have to worry about getting sun dried tomato juice or almond water all over your pages.
This week, Google announced one of the most radical updates in its history for how search engine results are displayed, which it is calling “Search Plus Your World” (SPYW). SPYW combines results from the public web with your personal results, which it borrows heavily from its’ own Google+ platform. While personalized results and social search have been part of Google since 2005 and 2009, never before has the emphasis on these results been so tightly integrated with Google+, and never before have results by default included private content shared specifically with that individual. While these types of personalized results remain […]
Lose It! Platform: iPhone and Android Cost: Free Purchase here: https://bit.ly/yzMvcg and https://bit.ly/x5pD5D Just like quitting smoking is on some people’s 2012 to-do list, losing weight is always a hot New Year’s activity for people looking to improve their lifestyles. But if dropping $50 a week on a trainer isn’t exactly in your budget, the free app Lose It! may help in your weight loss quest.
Poker is a game of incomplete information. Most people think that this fact, along with its random nature, make it a game of luck. But in actuality, poker is a game not just of luck, but of psychology and statistics. This is because if you know the odds of hitting your next card, and you understand the body language and psychology of your opponent, then theoretically over time you will win more pots than you lose. Viewed within this context, I would argue that the discipline of advertising is more akin to poker than we might care to admit. We […]
Some digital marketers think the most valuable links are the ones that sit atop search engine queries. While making sure your brand has effective search engine optimization is important, it shouldn’t be the only piece of your brand’s link building puzzle–BizDev linking is also vital to successfully spreading your brand.
Craving Buster Platform: Android Cost: $0.99 Purchase here: https://amzn.to/wpIWKD 2012 is finally here, and that means making New Year’s resolutions to quit all those nasty habits–including smoking cigarettes. Need some help with your anti-smoking quest? The Android app Craving Buster serves as users’ own personal quit-smoking coach, with a variety of ways to kill your need for a fix.
Just like your brand should care about search engine optimization when it comes to designing your website or putting together your blog, special consideration must be made to optimize your video content. Videos provide a short but powerful message about your company or brand, and because they’re so richly visual, they appeal to audiences who might not be interested in reading text that shows up in search. Videos also serve to add to your organic search results and help to establish your brand’s web presence, which then increases your return on investment. Using video SEO strategies is an important avenue […]
At ZOG Digital, we want our clients to have the most reliable websites possible–ones that are speedy and guaranteed to be fully functioning at all times. That’s why this past September, ZOG entered into a partnership with Rackspace Hosting, the service leader in cloud computing.
Each time Facebook makes an update, there is a flurry of excitement. Ever since Facebook Timeline was announced at F8, its developers conference this past September, the digital world has anxiously waited to get their hands on the scrapbook-like feature, which is now (finally!) available for all individual user pages. This is not a blog post about how to set up Facebook Timeline or even on how users can get the most out of it–you can find a great blog on that here. Instead, we’re interested in how this feature will impact the online relationship between brands and their customers. […]
Having been recently released, the new Google Analytics system brings a sleeker design and advanced analytics reporting. The more intuitive navigation and release of site report data that was previously available only under beta makes this update a win for many in the online field. Let’s take a tour of the new features.