Mois : mai 2010

College Students and Young Professionals Learning to Manage Their Online Reputations

Going back to the days of National Lampoon’s Animal House, there has been a perception in the media that college students are irresponsible party animals who don’t think about the long-term consequences of their actions. Increasingly, however, bright and career-minded…

La réputation à l?épreuve de la réalité

« Il n’y a rien qui fonde mieux la réputation que la disgrâce »Winston ChurchillLongue à bâtir, délicate à cultiver, une réputation sans tache est selon William Shakespeare “le plus pur trésor que puisse donner l’existence humaine”.Construite avec patience sur…

Internet Advertising Privacy Bill Draws Criticism from Both Sides

In this morning’s Quick Hits we gave a preview of Rep. Rick Boucher (D-VA) and Rep. Cliff Stearns’ (R-FL) pending Internet advertising legislation. This afternoon, the full text of the legislation hit the web. You can check out a copy…

Welcome, David Cramer

The first version of Disqus was written sometime in 2007 using Django, a Python web framework. Jason and I wanted to create the application with a Python backend, so we decided to toy around with Django. Disqus was, in some…

E-reputation : ScoutLabs racheté par Lithium Technologies

L’éditeur ScoutLabs dont j’ai présenté une revue détaillée il y a quelques temps, vient d’être racheté par la société Lithium Technologies, spécialiste des applications CRM, rapporte Techcrunch. Le montant de la transaction est estimé à 20 millions de dollars, en…

Navigating Google Webmaster Tools Authorization

Things they are a changin’ in Seattle, and we aren’t just talking about our new offices. The Google Webmaster Central team has been hard at work developing new features and making things easier for webmasters everywhere.One of the largest complaints…

¡Feliz Cinco de Mayo!

Happy May 5th everyone. To celebrate we’ve released two updates: bit.ly URL’s for tweeted comments, and comment voting for everyone. We used to use tinyurl.com for link shortening when you sent a simultaneous tweet when commenting. Now we’ve switched to…

Conversion Rate Optimisation for SEO

There are plenty of great posts out there on conversion rate optimisation, I’ve linked to a few below, however what can you do to improve conversion rates from an SEO point of view?Lets start with something basic, there are two…

New Plugin: Share Your Comments On Facebook

We’re stoked to introduce our latest plugin, Facebook Share for Comments. This nifty plugin was written by Jon, the master code ninja himself, and gives your commenters the option to click to share their comments on Facebook after they post.…