The Importance of Google Maps & Google Local Business

With the expanded use of Smartphones buyers are now using their cell phone to locate companies, products and services.  When a website is built it is not complete without SEO and Social Marketing which includes setup of a Google account and Google Local Business which feeds content to the Google Maps system.  Consider a driver…

Android Mobile OS has 54% of Smart Phone Usage

In the first quarter of 2011 devices running the Android mobile OS had 54% of the total mobile market impressions.  Google Android had twice as many impressions as the second place Apple iOS (iPhone Operating System) with 26% followed by RIM Blackberry at 17%.  Windows Mobile OS phones ranked significantly lower tied with the Symbian…

Facebook Changes…Again – No ‘Comment Button’ and New Options

Facebook is constantly in flux, if you have seen ‘The Social Network’ it illustrated how the website has teams of people constantly revising, adding or removing options.  Today everyone awoke to the loss of the ‘Comment’ button required to post any comment, note or link to facebook.  The ‘Comment’ button was removed to make facebook simpler…

Google Android is the Top New Smartphone Platform Mobile Applications

The Google Android smartphone platform has surpasses the iPhone and all other smartphone platforms such as Windows Mobile, PALM and Symbian in little more than 1 year.  Growth rates are expected to continue with 29% of the application developers planning on development for Android compared to only 8% developing for the iPhone.  RIM Blackberry still…