Author: CBPO


Android ‘Master Key’ Security Hole Puts 99% Of Devices At Risk Of Exploitation

July 6, 2013 No Comments

Mobile security startup Bluebox Security has unearthed a vulnerability in Android’s security model which it says means that the nearly 900 million Android phones released in the past four years could be exploited, or some 99% of Android devices. The vulnerability has apparently been around since Android v1.6 (Donut), and was disclosed by the firm to Google back in February.

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What it’s like to work at SEOgadget in San Francisco, and why you should join us.

July 5, 2013 No Comments

You know when you get that ear-to-ear grin, a little bounce in your seat and an uncontrollable maniacal giggle about really great marketing ideas, new ways to maneuver code or amazingly cool clients that are interested in you? That’s what the past 6 months has been like at SEOgadget in San Francisco since we first opened up shop downtown.

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Interactive 4th of July 2013 Google Doodle Takes You on a Road Trip Across America

July 5, 2013 No Comments

It’s Independence Day in the U.S., which observes the signing of the Declaration of Independence. America has celebrated every July 4th for 237 years. Today’s Google Doodle once again marks the 4th of July, as Google has done every year since 2000.

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Google Boosts BigQuery With New Analytics Functions, Adds New UI, Drops Prices

July 4, 2013 No Comments

Google BigQuery is getting a number of new updates to make it easier to analyze large amounts of data quickly and at a lower price. BigQuery is designed to process terabytes of data, and today’s updates should provide a greater degree of flexibility for ad hoc analysis of extremely large datasets and allow for more sophisticated analysis.

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7 Killer Landing Page Design Tips to Maximize Your Conversion Ratio by @Manish_Analyst

July 2, 2013 No Comments

One of the fastest ways to boost profits is to turn your attention away from traffic for a while and start thinking about your conversion rate. If you’re like most sites on the web, you’re throwing a lot of sales out the window by making some simple mistakes or missing a few key pointers. Let’s talk about where to put our focus in order to maximize conversions.

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Google Website Optimizer Moves to Google Analytics – Experiments under Content Section

July 1, 2013 No Comments

Google Analytics and Google Website Optimizer have merged. Now Google Website Optimizer, a free A/B and Multi-variate testing tool, is available in Google Analytics via Experiments link under Content Section (see image below).

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Branded Videos Shared More Than 500,000 Times Every 24 Hours

June 27, 2013 No Comments

Recent research from the Unruly Social Video Lab has found there is a huge appetite for branded videos on the web. Unruly currently tracks 506,976 “shares” of online video ads every 24 hours.

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It’s Official: Google Buys Waze, Giving A Social Data Boost To Its Location And Mapping Business

June 25, 2013 No Comments

After months of speculation, the fate of Waze, the social-mapping-location-data startup, is finally decided: Google is buying the company, giving the search giant a social boost to its already-strong mapping and mobile businesses. Although speculation has had it at $ 1 billion, so far there is no price on the deal. It’s a doubly strategic move.

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Egobait: How to Get Links & Exposure in a Variety of Verticals

June 24, 2013 No Comments

Egobait exists for one main purpose: to increase visibility (which will hopefully generate links). Designed to appeal to the ego of an influencer, it’s a concept that has some negative connotations, due to the whole “ego” bit.

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8 Advanced Display Network Tactics – New Webinar!

June 24, 2013 No Comments

Whether you’re already advertising on display networks or wondering where to start, there are plenty of advanced techniques that you need to know about right away if you want to get the most out of your display network campaigns.

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