Caught up with Goldee Udani, Founder & CEO of Social Media monitoring and Insights platform, Beevolve earlier today at the Ulsoor CCD for a chat. Beevolve aspires to become the Constant Contact of the SME/SMB Social Media realm. Not many are competing in the SME space - and the ones which are competing with Beevolve,… Continue reading Types of Social Media Adoption in Companies
Was always on the cards. Finally happened. Am glad it happened. A cleaner UI and an infinite-scroll from Mashable.com. Clean. I like clean things - websites, UIs, a form, or my iPhone. To me - "less is more" rather than "enough is more". Mashable has made a good effort to clear off unwanted waste from… Continue reading Mashable – The New Look: Love OR Hate?
Apple iPad Mini. Priced at $329. Understood - Apple wishes to compete with Amazon’s Kindle Fire HD and Google’s Nexus 7; but the question is - 'Did Apple really need this one?' I believe this is a terrible decision by Apple. And Steve Jobs if alive, would have had been extremely mad. Before he died,… Continue reading iPad Mini – Did Apple Really Need It?
Caffeine, Mayday, Panda & Penguin - 4 updates to the Google indexation algorithm since 2009 that has changed SEO landscape forever. Lets see what these 4 updates brought to the table. Google made between 350 and 550 changes in its organic search algorithms in 2009 - this was before the Caffeine & Mayday updates. This… Continue reading SEO post Caffeine, Mayday, Panda & Penguin updates – What it MEANS?
I recently had a chat with a guy working at Google. As expected - since he is working in Google AdWords dept in Sales, 'AdWords' means the world to him. He asked me - if you're a top International Brand, would you use Google AdWords for lead-generation? His argument was - he would recommend Google… Continue reading If Your Company’s Product or Service comes on 1st page in Google Organic Search, Would you USE AdWords?
Recently read an article on TechCrunch mentioning - Google Drive is coming. There was a pic therein as well, which looked like a screenshot of http://docs.google.com/xxxxxxxxx with 'Drive' options on the screen. This and the past few months' reports have set the tongues rolling and people predicting - Is Google announcing Google Drives sometime soon?… Continue reading Google Drive – Another strange idea from Google?
Thanks to a member on LinkedIn, I recently got a Google+ Invite. Registered with it. Uploaded profile pic, did the usual stuff that we all do on social networking sites. Finally, added friends to my profile. Yes, you can import your entire contact list from Yahoo! and Gmail and Hotmail. I did. And since then… Continue reading Google+ – Not impressive enough!