October 21, 2011

Google AdWords failing SMEs

by Jan Harris

Less than a fifth of SMEs manage to generate enough online sales through Google AdWords to cover the cost of the service, according to a recent survey of 500 small UK businesses by YouGov. John Cheney, the CEO of Workbooks.com which published the results of the survey, said: “One company found that for every £1 […]




June 15, 2011

Google announces Instant Pages search

by Jan Harris

Google’s search engine now knows what page you want to look at before you do! The company has taken its Instant Search service one step further, shaving up to five seconds off the time a web page takes to load. The Instant Search service displays real-time web results while a search query is being keyed […]




December 20, 2010

Google improves malware warning

by Jan Harris

Google has introduced a number of changes to the way it deals with compromised websites. The search company has been warning Internet users since 2006 when search results include sites that are infected with malware, with messages such as ‘this site may harm your computer’. It has now extended the warnings to include sites that […]