Research shows young people using social networking sites have created their own language to keep their private lives secret.
Keyword research should focus on 'keyphrases' used by customers rather than competitive generics, an SEO expert claims.
Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has received the backing of Twitter users after newspaper articles slammed him this week.
Information on data and content removal requests is made public by search giant.
Facebook is shown to dominate social media traffic with almost twice the volume of rival site MySpace.
Information on social media sites is increasingly being used for cybercrime, according to the Symantec Internet Security Threat Report.
The latest IPA Bellwether report suggests that online marketing is helping to revive the UK economy.
The technology giant is set to compete against Apple with a new mobile tablet device.
The Chirp Twitter developer conference saw the announcement of new follower suggestion tool.
Social media is at the heart of an MEN general election landing page. News aggregators and interactive Flash graphics are both included.
Microsoft has launched its first own-brand phone. The design of the KIN revolves around social media.
Twitter has finally launched its advertising program. Social media marketing professionals will be able to pay for Promoted Tweets.
An official Twitter iPhone app is coming soon. The social media site has bought Tweetie, which will be renamed Twitter for iPhone.
All Facebook users in the UK will be asked if they have registered to vote as the Electoral Commission launches social campaign.
New study shows that internet retailers must focus on SEO to bring natural search in line with paid listings.
AOL has decided to end its relationship with Bebo. There is mounting speculation that the social media site will shut down altogether.
Social media websites will play a large role in deciding the outcome of this year's General Election, according to experts.
Another Chinese cyber attack has been reported. The Yahoo email accounts of several journalists have been hacked, according to the Foreign Correspondent's Club of China.
Last year's advertising recession did not extend online. New figures show that UK internet adspend actually rose 4.2 per cent in 2009.
Jeff Hackett from comScore is offering four tips for online marketing professionals to improve their returns on investment from display ads.
More than four in five companies now invest in PPC marketing. The SEMPO State of Search Report also found that Google dominates the sector.
News International has disclosed details of the Times paywall. From June 2010, users get a day's access for £1 or a week's subscription for £2.
Yahoo has launched two new iPhone apps. The Yahoo Search and Sketch-a-Search apps are important developments for the mobile search marketing industry.
Firefox 3.6.2 has been released a week earlier than scheduled. The patch fixes a critical security flaw that alarmed the German government.
Google is no longer censoring search results in China. A Chinese government official has already condemned the move on state media.
Web users in the UK spend an average of 5 hours 51 minutes on social networking sites. This is more than Spain, France and Germany.
Facebook and Twitter users are clicking on links for news rather than entertainment or technology. That is according to a comprehensive social media marketing study.
Google's latest browser release can automatically translate millions of web pages. Chrome incorporates the technology behind Google Translate.
Microsoft has announced that Internet Explorer 9 will provide more support for HTML5. The new browser will include CSS3, XHTML parsing and Scalable Vector Graphics.
Facebook is receiving more US visits than Google, according to new research. Traffic to the social media site has grown 185 per cent.