Google to build monster office on NASA property -“Google Inc. confirmed Wednesday that it will build up to 1 million square feet of offices at NASA Ames Research Center and collaborate with the space agency on research surrounding topics such as supercomputing that could benefit everything from moon launches to online searches.” – SFGate
Yahoo Desktop Search Out of Beta and adds contextual web search – Yahoo Search Blog
Many marketers are still clueless on search engine optimization via OMMA East conference. A bit of an understatement I’d say. At the same time, that also means huge opportunity for search engine marketing firms. – MediaPost
For those of you still gaga over PageRank, SEO Chat has a “search by PageRank” tool. The search results are ordered by PageRank, but what’s really useful are the links to view META Data, Inbound Links, Analyze Links, Cached Version and Similar Web Sites.
The Use of Blogging, RSS and Social Networking Rising –
- Blogging: 10% of consumers read blogs once a week or more, compared with 5% in 2004.
- Really Simple Syndication (RSS): 6% of consumers use RSS feeds once a week or more, compared with 2% in 2004.
- Social networking: 6% of consumers use social networking sites once a week or more, compared with 4% in 2004.
This was from a post over at Marketing Loop, via Forrester