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Website Speed Analysis Tools

Google Page Speed & Yahoo Yslow speed analysis tools Speed is a crucial aspect in providing a pleasant user experience to visitors of your site. It ensures that a visitor’s limited attention span and time are spent on actual content and not wasted waiting for images and scripts to load. Studies have shown that users…

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Yahoo Sues Facebook For Patent Infringement

As is being widely reported, Yahoo filed a patent lawsuit against Facebook today in US Federal Court in the Northern District of California. At the center of the litigation are a wide range of claims that cover advertising, the news feed, messaging, social networking and privacy, among others. Here’s a key paragraph from the complaint:…

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Yahoo! Organic Search Transition to Begin

From the Yahoo Site Yahoo! organic search transition to begin Later this week, we will begin the work of transitioning the back-end technology for Yahoo! Search over to the Bing platform. This is an important step toward our goal of improving the overall relevance of Yahoo! organic search results and attracting a larger audience to…

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Getting Your Legal Site Ready for the Bing/Yahoo Merger

Yahoo announced that the organic search results on Yahoo will be powered by Bing beginning in August/September. Yahoo is already testing Bing results on some result pages and its only a matter of time before the current Yahoo organic results are replaced by the Bing results. Is the Yahoo-Bing change relevant to your legal website?…

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Yahoo, Bing Race to Meet Deadline for Joint Search Engine Venture

Good story about the Yahoo and Bing merger and how they are rushing to try and meet the fall deadline.  Very soon the results at Yahoo will change and Bing will be providing the search results to YAHOO, SO its a good idea to get your legal website ranked well at Bing because it will…

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Yahoo! Adds Tweets, Breaking News to News Shortcut

After announcements from Google and Bing about incorporating Twitter into their search results, Yahoo! is hopping on the real-time results news bandwagon. Yahoo!'s Twitter integration is part of a new update when the News Shortcut is implemented in the search results. Yahoo! is also recognizing when there's breaking news and indicating as such on the…

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Google Gains Volume, Bing Gains Share In August

Yesterday comScore reported search numbers for August. What they show is growth in overall search volume, including at Google sites (except YouTube). Google has 2.5 times the search volume as Yahoo and Microsoft combined. But Microsoft’s Bing also grew its share of the overall US search market from 8.9 percent in July to 9.3 percent…

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