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2012 US Higher Education Web Tools Market Share

The 2012 US Higher Education Web Tools Market Share: Advertising, Analytics, Trackers, and Widgets report has just been released. This report, available in the Products, is the first research of its kind into the exploding use of web tools on college … Continue reading

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Google Giveth and Google Taketh Away with Panda 3.4

Google continues to refine the search experience for its users with the Panda 3.4 updates reminding us all that what Google gives you today they can always take it away. For college and university CIO’s and CMO’s there is an … Continue reading

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EDUCAUSE Should be More Adult on XXX Domains

I need to do a little smarmy ranting on EDUCAUSE’s ridiculous position on XXX domains and generic top level domains for higher education. Up to now I thought I had managed to contain myself since Greg Jackson, VP EDUCAUSE, posted Impact of “Adult” … Continue reading

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Google Suggestions for Fun and Insights

You don’t have to have a very high geek factor to enjoy the Google suggestions that get offered up. Sometimes they even seem insightful. Now I know Siri is gaining popularity for some pretty interesting interactions, but you just can’t … Continue reading

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Google Panda and Global Search

Google Panda (aka Farmer) is now in version 3.0 and it continues to cause noticeable effects on Google pagerank and web site rankings and in turn search results and site traffic ever since it began in February. That is why CIO’s … Continue reading

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