BrightEdge Raises $42.8M For Content Marketing And SEO

<a target="_blank" href="">BrightEdge</a>, a company that offers tools for search engine optimization and content marketing, is announcing that it has raised a big $42.8 milli

Enterprise SEO Platform GinzaMetrics Launches Major Update, Names LaunchRock Co-Founder Sean McCullough As CTO

<a target="_blank" href="">GinzaMetrics</a>, the <a href="">Y Combinator graduate</a> and <a target="_blank"

App Store Optimization Heats Up: Appnique Debuts New Service To Help Developers Get Their Apps Found

Seattle-based <a target="_blank" href="">Appnique</a>, a new startup from mobile industry veteran Jai Jaisimha, is focused on helping app developers achieve higher rankings and

SearchMan Gives Developers At-A-Glance Info About Their Apps’ “Discoverability” With New Search Visibility Scores

The 500 Startups-backed app analytics firm <a target="_blank" href="">SearchMan</a> is debuting a new tool for mobile developers looking to quickly get a sense of how discovera

Five Big Changes In The iOS 6 App Store (And What Developers Should Do)

Is the new iOS App Store a step forward or step back for mobile app developers, users, and the app economy overall? Some developers are complaining that since the introduction of the Chomp-inspired Ap

Senator Rockefeller Warns Google, Microsoft And Yahoo: Dodgy Movers Are Using SEO To Game Your Systems

John D. Rockefeller, the Chairman of the <a target="_blank" href="">U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation</a>, late on Tuesday sent letters to Google

UK Conservative Party Minister Grant Shapps Is A Master Spammer

<a target="_blank" href="">BoingBoing</a> just pointed out <a target="_blank" href="

Meet MillionShort: The Google Hack That Could Be The Antidote To Search Engine Spam

Recently I tried to do a Google search for a wine to pair with swordfish, and it was pretty much a disaster (<a href="">first world p

DIY SEO Startup BrandYourself Has Nearly 6,000 Sign-Ups

<a href="">BrandYourself</a> made the famous startup pivot earlier this month, and now it's sharing some data about the initial results. The company started out as a way

SEO Service BrightEdge Raises $12.6M

<a href="">BrightEdge</a>, a startup that offers tools for large companies to manage their search engine rankings, has raised $12.6 million in a Series C round of funding. Launches App Store Prediction Tool, Tells Developers Which Keywords Work

Warsaw-based, three-person startup <a href=""></a> just released new <a href="">tools</a> that will appeal to mobile app developers, both of

ASO (App Store Optimization) Is The New SEO, And Here’s A Tool To Do It

What's the hardest thing about building a successful mobile app? If you answered "building a mobile app," you're wrong. It's getting your app found. With over <a href="

Enterprise SEO Platform Ginzametrics Raises US$1.3 Million From 500 Startups, Venture51, And A Group Of Star Investors

<a href="">Y-Combinator graduate</a> and <a href="">500 Startups company</a> Ginzamarkets announced it has raised US$1.3 mi

The Winners & Losers Of Google’s Freshness Update Revealed

Search analytics provider <a href="">Searchmetrics</a> spent the weekend examining the effects of last week's <a href="

Webpop Sets Its Sights On WordPress, Launches Cloud CMS Optimized For Designers

<img src="" />There are tons of sites out there that help you build a website, but most of them are built for no

Google's Robotic Recipe Search Favors SEO Over Good Food

<img src=""> <em><strong>Editor's note</strong>: Guest writer Amanda Hesser is a cookbook author, co-founder of cooking commun

German court sets legal parameters for people search

<img src="" class="shot2" />Yesterday, in a small Hamburg court room, something special happened - at least when it comes to the legal paramete

Ad Age reporter Matt Creamer tries SEO to fix his own brand

The bald SEO agent strikes again! Do a search for your name in Google. What comes up? I’m a lucky duck and I only share my name with a Tasmanian “writer” and a London Assembly Member