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Put your forms online

Posted by Michael Bloch in online world (Friday December 11, 2009 )

It’s nearly 2010.. government agencies, banks, insurance companies, real estate agents, whatever – it’s high time everyone put their forms online. (more…)


Murdoch and Bing alliance?

Posted by Michael Bloch in online world (Tuesday November 24, 2009 )

Rupert Murdoch’s sabre rattling over Google has increased – it’s been reported that he’s in talks with Microsoft to give them the rights to index News Corp content; while banning Google from the same. (more…)


Survey : online fraud 2009

Posted by Michael Bloch in online world (Friday November 20, 2009 )

According to an annual CyberSource Corp. survey, Ecommerce merchants feel they are winning the ongoing battle against online fraud. (more…)


Asia Pacific Internet audience growth

Posted by Michael Bloch in online world (Monday November 16, 2009 )

comScore, Inc. released a survey report a few hours ago on the growth of Internet audiences in the Asia-Pacific region (more…)


Twitter cybersquatting rampant

Posted by Michael Bloch in online world (Wednesday November 11, 2009 )

A survey of Twitter accounts for 100 big brand advertisers has found that few have ownership of the Twitter handles that correspond to the names of their companies or their brands. (more…)


Murdoch may ban Googlebot

Posted by Michael Bloch in online world (Tuesday November 10, 2009 )

Media baron Rupert Murdoch doesn’t seem to like Google. That may be somewhat of an understatement. (more…)


Google page preview

Posted by Michael Bloch in online world (Wednesday November 4, 2009 )

An interesting new feature from Google is called “page preview” (more…)


Treading carefully

Posted by Michael Bloch in online world (Monday October 26, 2009 )

User generated content, be it in the form of comments, forum posts, profiles, article contributions or otherwise, can really enrich a site.. and cause their share of headaches too. (more…)


The half million dollar banner ad

Posted by Michael Bloch in online world (Thursday October 22, 2009 )

Imagine you owned Twitter. How much would someone have to offer you to have a banner ad for their business displayed across the Twitter network for just 24 hours? Does half a million bucks sit ok with you? (more…)


Email and spam statistics

Posted by Michael Bloch in online world (Tuesday September 8, 2009 )

I feel like I’ve been in my inbox all day and I guess I’m not alone. Email has become such an important part of my life that when I come across someone without an email address, I’m truly astounded. It totally throws me off my game :). (more…)