Monthly Archives: March 2006

Google beefs up local advertising with logos

The new features allow an advertiser to insert a business logo or picture in a balloon that pops up next to its location on the Google map, as well as provide additional information in several lines of text, such as a phone number of business description.

Eye on rival YouTube, Atom overhauls video site

Salmi said he expected the Atom site’s traffic to grow fairly quickly. “Our goal would be to get to the size of YouTube,” Salmi told Reuters, “but realistically, we think that in the next three to four months, we’re going to be nipping at their heels.”

Most expensive Google ad keywords listed

Boing Boing: Most expensive Google ad keywords listed Most expensive Google ad keywords listed This list of the highest-paying Google advertising keywords is exciting for its very dullness: if there’s one thing that’s become clear it’s that in 2006, the most aggressive users of keyword advertising are asbestos lawyers, ambulance chasers, and mortgage brokers. $54.33… Read More »

Podcast Site Lets Podcasters Share Promos

Podcast Site Lets Podcasters Share Promos Added to Podcast Directory List: Podcast Promos is a site that lets podcasters submit and share promos for their shows. Listeners can check out 30, 60 or 120 second promo podcasts to preview shows. The site is intended to be a place for “podcast producers to promote their shows… Read More »