• PODCASTS
    You can now listen to Apple Podcasts directly on the web

    Apple this week updated the web interface for Podcasts to make it cleaner, more streamlined, and easier to navigate. Users can also now play episodes directly from the website, which is a huge, appreciated change from forcing people to load iTunes to listen. Episodes now get their own landing page, too, which provides show notes […]

  • PODCASTS
    Apple finally lets users listen to podcasts directly on the web

    Apple is giving its podcast web pages a much needed update. The Cupertino-based company is rolling out newly designed web pages for all shows available via Apple Podcasts. One of the most notable changes? Users will finally be able to listen to podcast episodes directly, right on the Apple Podcast web pages for each show.   A […]

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    Meet the hottest security startups making the web a safer place to be

    In a lofty room on the 39th floor of the iconic Canary Wharf, 14 security startups joined a pitching contest to convince three expert judges they should win the contest and get to close the inaugural WIRED Security conference. Judging their performance on innovation, disruptiveness and how relevant the problems they were trying to solve […]

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    A Complete SEO Checklist for Web Developers

    Brian Harnish 196818028 388SHARES 3.4KREADS Google Ranking Signals Cheat Sheet According to multiple studies, only 9 signals (not 200) impact rankings the most today. Jump to this ultimate SEO cheat sheet – a step-by-step, straightforward recipe to top Google rankings. Free PDF inside! Website developers are not always quite as savvy as SEO practitioners when […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Web.com Acquires Latin American Web Host to Expand Small Business Services

    Web.com (NASDAQ: WEB) is expanding its international growth strategy and small business services. To that end, the company has announced it’s going to acquire Donweb.com. Latin American-focused Donweb.com is a well-known web hosting and domain registration company. “The addition of Donweb.com to our organization will be an important next step in our international growth strategy. […]

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    30+ Places to Promote Your Blog On The Web

    Even if you’re the best blogger in the world, you’ll lack readers if folks can’t find your posts online. How do you lead readers to your posts? By promoting your blog in as many ways as possible. If you want your blog posts to get the attention they deserve, you’ll need to know the best […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    101 Small Business Web Applications You Must Check Out

    Check out these 101 small business web applications — software in the cloud. The selections reflect the breadth of innovative ideas and new business pursuits at play in the small business technology cloud landscape. From sales to legal to productivity tools, we can attest that the small business technology is alive, kicking and doing extremely well […]

  • NEWS
    How Rocket Internet got entangled in its own web

    Jabong’s Manu Kumar Jain and Praveen Sinha are flanked by employees in a file photo from 2012. Flipkart in July this year bought the online fashion retail firm from Global Fashion Group for $70 million. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint New Delhi: One summer afternoon in 2011, Praveen Sinha, a consultant at McKinsey and Co., met his […]

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    UC Browser alters India’s mobile web landscape

    UC Browser claims 80 million monthly active users from India, compared with Opera’s 50 million. Photo: Bloomberg Hyderabad: Five years after starting operations in India, UC Browser commands 55% of the mobile web browser market in the country, StatCounter data for September show. How did the company pull it off in the face of competition […]

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    Google Wants You to Browse the Entire Web in VR Using Chrome for Android

    HIGHLIGHTS Google is testing two VR settings in Chrome for Android This enables Web browsing with Cardboard and Daydream headsets With Google’s implementation, you could browse the entire Web in VR Google is apparently working on bringing the virtual reality experience to Chrome. In the latest builds of Chrome beta and development channels for Android, […]