The head of an EU group looking into search privacy issues said yesterday that Internet Protocol addresses assigned to computers should be treated as personal information. Below, more about that plus a look at some comments about how the search engines have been reported to the European Parliament to be dealing with privacy.EU Official: IP Is Personal from the Associated Press covers the testimony by the head of the EU privacy group, Peter Scharr: … [Read more...] about Will The European Union Decide IP Addresses Are Personal?
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If you are unable to adhere to this rule, then you should consider terminating these social media accounts. Individuals in a number of different professions have been fired after posting negative or unwanted content. There are plenty of news stories available where an employee ended up getting fired or in serious professional trouble because they posted a comment, status update or photo that they considered to be fine. A general rule of thumb should always be that you never criticize bosses and co-workers or complain about your company using any digital medium. You never know when or how it will fall into the wrong hands. … [Read more...] about Getting Up Close and Personal Online Is Bad for Business
For example, one of the most famous employees of the Masry & Vititoe legal firm in California is Erin Brockovich, the famous legal clerk and crusader for pollution victims depicted in the film that bears her name, starring Julia Roberts. However, Masry & Vititoe’s website does not rank in the first couple of pages of search results for “erin brockovich” keyword searches in Google, in large part because the site does not have a profile page dedicated to Erin. … [Read more...] about Leveraging Your Employees For Local Search Rankings
Stay Active on Your Social Fan Pages In addition to creating social pages for your brand or organization, you need to make sure that you are interacting with your fans and customers. Time and time again we see a new company post something ridiculous or offensive on their social networking pages, then it becomes a big PR disaster. It’s not just about being active on your social pages, it’s also about being smart and connecting with your audience and giving them value at the same time. … [Read more...] about The Importance of Your Personal Brand and Online Reputation
Bridge.us is software that helps immigrants discover their options and apply for immigration into the US. It’s 80% cheaper than using an immigration lawyer (if you use our paid version). And, it’s a lot easier than spending hours on the web trying to find your immigration [information]. I joined Bridge.us for two reasons. 1. I want to work on something that is making a positive impact to millions of people 2. It’s a boring industry and if I can market something as boring legal/immigration, then I can market anything. … [Read more...] about Personal Branding and Guest Posting Tips From an Expert: An Interview with @SujanPatel