Time for a round up of the best posts put out here in 2008. Posts were selected from a combination of those that received the highest number of backlinks, those that went popular on Sphinn & Digg and this author’s personal favorites.
Mixx is constantly evolving into one of the best social news sites on the planet. The continuous addition of new features and improvements not only adds to their ‘awesomeness’ and makes the service fun to experience on a day to day basis. December brings about a number of additions and improvements.
Just wanted to highlight a post by Patrick Altoft at Blogstorm where he points out that in a recent survey from Forrester, search results are shown to be the 3rd most trusted online information source. This is good news for search marketers everywhere, especially those practicing SEO related techniques that help improve the visibility of web pages in the organic search results of engines such as Google, Yahoo and others.
Twitter – a micro-blogging platform that few knew about a year ago has now gone mainstream with over 6 million users with numbers that growing daily. Even major news outlets such as Fox News, CNN and others are using Twitter on a daily basis to get viewer reaction and create discussion around breaking stories and issues. This leads me to question whether Twitter can be useful for business or is it simply an outlet to waste time and be counter-productive?