Why Data Will Rule in 2011

29. December 2010
  Ok, so it’s a pretty self-serving headline we know but data for business is what we do! We do it because there is a tremendous need for businesses of all sizes to gain control of the information and data that is on the Internet as it relates to their company. Whether you are a mom and... [More]

If Google Actually Favors It’s Own Properties, You Better Play Along

15. December 2010
  Google has been getting its fair share of grief as of late regarding the changes it has made in its SERP’s (search engine result pages). Most people are aware of how they have juggled the results for local search to show more of their Place Page results. It’s ... [More]

Google Maps for Android Going 3D!

8. December 2010
  Google wants people to really use their maps. So much so, that their latest iteration of the Android Maps app (5.0) will offer 3D renderings of their maps at street level. Initially this will be in place for 100 cities around the world but the direction Google is heading is creating even mor... [More]

UniversalBusinessListing.org and Locationary Create Real-Time Business Profile Broadcast System for Publishers

6. December 2010
New platform gives publishers free access to 22 million business profiles   CHARLOTTE, NC (Dec. 6, 2010) – UniversalBusinessListing.org (UBL) and Locationary today announced a strategic partnership to manage and distribute business profile data free to online and mobile directory publ... [More]

If Google Buys Groupon, Basic Business Data Will Be More Important Than Ever

2. December 2010
  While it may not be the best practice to write a post based on a rumor there is more than enough to consider with the possibility of Google buying Groupon. Beyond the astronomical figure being thrown around as a purchase price ($5.3 billion with a $700 million earnout), the idea of Groupon&r... [More]

Infogroup and UniversalBusinessListing.org Deliver Expanded Business Listing Data to Internet and Mobile Search Engines

1. December 2010
More than 85 new data fields include social network links and industry-specific information   CHARLOTTE, NC (Nov. 30, 2010) – Infogroup and UniversalBusinessListing.org (UBL) announced today the implementation of expanded business listings to power enhanced search across multiple sea... [More]