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2011 Christmas retail search trends: Santa's got a smartphone
Ross McDonald, Head of Retail, Google Australia & New Zealand, 10 November 2011
Google Australia has released data showing a dramatic 220 per cent increase in retail queries via mobiles year over year.
The Next Step for Google+: First People, Now Pages
Official Google Australia Blogd, 8 November 2011
This morning we launched Google+ Pages on Google+. This means that the businesses and brands you care about -- whether it be your local pub, footy team, or TV show -- can soon create their own page on Google+.
Google Launches Hotel Finder, Steps Up Travel Search Game
searchenginewatch.com, 2 August 2011
Google has yet to delve deeply into travel features beyond some basic flight info. However, their most recently experimental tool, the Google Hotel Finder, may signify the beginning of the search giant's push into this niche.
Introducing the Google+ project: Real-life sharing, rethought for the web
Official Google Blog, 28 June 2011
Google has finally unveiled Google+, the company's top secret social layer that turns all of the search engine into one giant social network.
Search engines come together for a richer web
Official Google Blog, 2 June 2011
schema.org is a new initiative from Google, Bing and Yahoo! to create and support a common vocabulary for structured data markup on web pages.
Google launches Google Instant
Official Google web site, 9 September 2010
Google Instant is a new search enhancement that shows results as you type. Google is pushing the limits of its technology and infrastructure to help you get better search results, faster.