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Monday, Apr 30, 2012
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By Jabez LeBret, Edited by: David Wolinsky

How to Optimize Your Google Local Places Page

How to Optimize Your Google Local Places Page

Google Places is free, simple to optimize and can lead to huge results. Less than two percent of people that use Google ever click on the second page of returns. For local businesses, when someone searches...

Monday, Apr 16, 2012
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By David Wolinsky

Why Google PageRanks Are Now Irrelevant

Why Google PageRanks Are Now Irrelevant

By no means am I an SEO expert -- although I did briefly temp at an SEO firm many moons ago -- but one thing I've always understood was an unassailable fact was that your Google PageRank was of paramount...

Saturday, Apr 7, 2012
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By David Wolinsky

Photos: Inside Google Chicago's Office

Midwest manager of global communications and public affairs for Google opens...View gallery

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Saturday, Apr 7, 2012
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By David Wolinsky

Peek Inside Google's Chicago Office

Peek Inside Google's Chicago Office

Midwest manager of global communications and public affairs for Google invites Inc. Well inside Google's Dearborn Plaza office -- all six floors of it.

Thursday, Apr 5, 2012
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By David Wolinsky

How to Wring the Most Out of Google Analytics

How to Wring the Most Out of Google Analytics

Stats are great, but if you get too bogged down in them it's easy to get lost in the rabbit hole and forget what you should be using them for. Inc.com has a great post on keeping focused and effective on Google...

Friday, Mar 30, 2012
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By David Wolinsky

How to Hire Like Google

How to Hire Like Google

When I was at Google's Chicago office on Thursday for an upcoming Inc. Well post, Midwestern Manager of Global Communications and Public Affairs Jake Parrillo told me his company gets 4,000 resumes a day.

Monday, Feb 13, 2012
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By J.D. Gershbein, Jabez LeBret, Edited by: David Wolinsky

Exploring the Hows and Whys of Google+

Exploring the Hows and Whys of Google+

Just when you thought there was nothing else to learn about social media, Google+ entered the ring. As people continue to grapple with LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter, Google+ has emerged as not just another...

Thursday, Jan 12, 2012
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By Jabez LeBret, Edited by: David Wolinsky

How to Utilize Google+ Search for your Biz

How to Utilize Google+ Search for your Biz

Google is calling it Social Search… and yes, you should have seen it coming. It's now included in your search returns: relevant results from your social network, provided it's Google+.

Friday, Dec 9, 2011
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By David Wolinsky

Motorola Mobility, Google Merger Approved

Motorola Mobility, Google Merger Approved

Well, Groupon might not have been interested in selling itself to Google, but Motorola Mobility is. According to a release sent out by PR Newswire, the Libertyville-based division of Motorola dedicated...

Wednesday, Nov 9, 2011
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By David Wolinsky

Google to Offer Local Deals in Groupon's Backyard

Google to Offer Local Deals in Groupon's Backyard

Not that anyone would count the mighty Google out anyway, but Wednesday brings word that it's expected to step up its game against Groupon by encroaching on its own backyard: Google announced it will be...

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