Whenever someone starts developing a websites, people are thinking whether to have a website for google good website rankings or a website which is good looking with flash contents. As you all know, flash site indexing has always been a problem for search engine optimization. Because of this reason people are neglecting flash content even though flash improves the site design and visibility. So, people who think about google rankings are choosing user friendly and SEO friendly websites.
Here is the good news for Flash developers. Recently, Google has announced good news for flash developers about SWF indexing technology. Two year ago google announced that collaboration with adobe, google flash index technology has been improved. Also laser year they followed up with a good news that they added external resource loading to SWF indexing capabilities.
Well, Google gave happy news to SEO people and website designing people also, now we can expect all our web pages can indexed by Google robots.
Posted September 9, 2010on:
Google Real Time Search, a new tool from Google which is integrated in to search result pages provides relevant and fresh updates from social networking sites on topics of your interest.
Okay, let’s understand how to use this tool and what features helps to provide relevant and fresh updates from social networking sites.
Google has created a new home page for its real time search feature, where users can view the fresh search results from services like twitter, facebook, myspace and many more.
Here it is, http://www.google.com/realtime
Google Alerts: Real Time Alerts helps you to stay informed about topic of your interest. Google alerts allows you to get the email updates of the fresh and relevant search results the moment it appears on the web. You can also manage your email volume by setting alerts to email you once per day or week. The option called “Type” helps you to monitor the search results to find related news, blogs, video, discussion or everything.
Geographic Refinements: Want to know what’s going on around you? Now its very easy to find out through “Custom Location” feature in Google Real Time Search. Geographical Filtering allows you to see the recent updates near you or in a particular city you specify. The below screen shot shows how the Real Time Search Results are displayed for Climate with location Bangalore.
Conversation View: The option called “Full Conversation” which appears near the tweets lets you to see the discussion associated with them. This new feature helps us to view the retweets and replies in a single glance. Here is an example,
Once you click on Full Conversation option, you can see the below thread.
As we all know, Real Time Search Results displays the latest updates by default. This feature sorts the information by date and time. If you are interested in results ranked by their relevance to your search query, then go for “Any time” option in the left panel. This option lists the most relevant updates regardless of date and time. You can also check for only results with image thumbnails by clicking on “Updates with images”.
So let’s make the best use of Google Real Time Search, which helps us to refine and understand the search results.
– Posted by Rajeshwari
As we all know, Google Maps helps to view maps and get driving directions of local businesses.
Google Maps has added an awesome feature called “Google Street View”, which provides panoramic views from various positions along many streets in the world. This amazing feature which was launched on May 25, 2007 allows users to explore the world through Street View.
Google Street View is not only about finding local business, the functionality of this wonderful feature is one of the fascinating function of Google Earth. Through Google Street View, anyone can see the actual view of the historical places, capital cities, and many more from various positions. It is the easiest way to find any particular area or address with all details on your screen.
Is Street View an amazing experience? Still wondering, look at the below image.
Diving a bit deeper, let’s understand how we can use this feature.
Using this tool is fun and easy, simply drag the orange “Pegman” icon on the left-hand side of the map onto location of your interest. The navigation controls on the left hand side of the map helps you to customize your view, zooming and tilting.
Take a look at the below image to see the actual view of the street.
Congrats to the Google Team for their fabulous work. Google Street View is no doubt an excellent tool for location views and hope you all enjoy this tool.
– Posted by Rajeshwari