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Don’t Wait, Try The New Google Bar Right Now

3 January 2012

Google announced last November the black navigation bar (codenamed Sandbar) above all products will be replaced only a few months after it was introduced with a new and bigger gray bar. This...

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Twitter Moves a Bit Towards Facebook

9 December 2011

I always tell my students that one of the main differences between Twitter and Facebook is that Twitter is much more text focussed (the 140 characters), where Facebook is...

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Google Removing Black Bar, Changes to Menu

30 November 2011

It was a shock when it first showed up above the search results. And then it started to show up above all Google products: the black navigation bar. This...

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New Google Tests Suggest Change Come Fast

20 June 2011

Again some new Google tests have been found ‘in the wild’. The tests again are focused on the design. This time the changes came from around the globe, not...

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Dark Patterns: how “Black Hat design” can influence behavior

13 April 2011

Earlier this month I visited Brighton SEO, Annabel reported on that in two posts last week. There was one presentation at Brighton SEO which deserves a little bit more...

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Working with designers and SEO – #ProSEO Seminar 2010

26 October 2010

Now for Distilled’s Leonie Wharton’s simple tips on getting the best out of your relationship with your designers. (Sorry guys, no time to cover Andy’s tips on technologies &...

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