I have a super-busy week this week, hence the lack of posts. But here’s an interesting site to check out: Accoona.com is a search engine launched in 2004 that appears to be making some inroads. Most interesting is that they’ve blended pure keyword search with a ‘SuperTarget’ tool that lets you instantly narrow your search by geographic area, etc.. Have a look:
Ian Lurie is CEO and founder of Portent and the EVP of Marketing Services at Clearlink. He's been a digital marketer since the days of AOL and Compuserve (25 years, if you're counting). He's recorded training for Lynda.com, writes regularly for the Portent Blog and has been published on AllThingsD, Smashing Magazine, and TechCrunch. Ian speaks at conferences around the world, including SearchLove, MozCon, Seattle Interactive Conference and ad:Tech. He has published several books about business and marketing: One Trick Ponies Get Shot, available on Kindle, The Web Marketing All-In-One Desk Reference for Dummies, and Conversation Marketing. Follow him on Twitter at portentint, and on LinkedIn at LinkedIn.com/in/ianlurie.