SearchCap: The Day In Search, March 9, 2010

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web.

From Search Engine Land:

  • My Dream International Content Management System

    Choosing a content management system which helps you make progress internationally – rather than blocking every move – is a good plank to have in your strategy. Even if you’re not planning that international expansion just yet. Reason? Retro-fitting a new content management system to an existing project can bring a heap of extra pressure – just when you need it to be helping!

  • Social Engagement: Making Content Interactive

    Last year, I wrote an article, Using Infographics in Social Media to Promote Content and Visualize Data; it discussed taking data and visualizing it in an aesthetic manner to attract more votes, bookmarks, and links from the social media sphere. This year, I want to discuss taking it a step further. “Engagement objects“, as defined by Bruce [...]

  • Math Engines: For Multiplying Mixed Fractions, It’s Wolfram Alpha Over Google & Bing

    Ah, math. It’s why I became an English major. But now math is spinning back around and haunting me in the form of my fifth grader. Last night, I found myself dealing with how to multiply fractions as part of helping with his homework assignment. Um, yeah, I think I remember how. But to be [...]

  • New MSN Out Of Beta, Driving Nearly 50 Percent Of Bing Queries

    Microsoft is formally launching its much improved MSN portal today. I wrote about the preview version and the wide range of improvements when it first came out in November. There are lots of interesting elements to the site, including the “local edition,” which is basically a collection of persistent Bing search queries presented in a [...]

  • SMX Advanced Seattle Registration Open – Best Rate Available Through March 20

    Ready to exchange ideas, influence the industry and build your network? Join the most accomplished search marketers in the world for Search Marketing Expo – SMX Advanced Seattle. The conference will be held June 8-9 at the Bell Harbor International Conference Center in Seattle, WA. Register before March 21 and you’ll receive the best rate [...]

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