So Facebook and Twitter are getting all of the attention for providing APIs that let developers recreate their services on their own sites. This strategy has in part led to Twitter’s growth explosion. So giving away your data seems to work – and neither of these sites has a killer revenue model. So why wouldn’t [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Localeze'
April 28th, 2009 · 17 Comments
December 15th, 2008 · 3 Comments
When Best of the Web Local launched in August, I thought it was yet another wakeup call to Yellow Pages companies (both print and IYPs) that their business was under attack. There are already thousands of IYP type sites out there, but when an established domain like BOTW.org launches one and combines that with the [...]
November 25th, 2008 · 2 Comments
Ahmed Farooq of IBegin pinged me yesterday to let me know that he has joined the growing list of companies that are trying to become a one stop shop for updating your business listing and making sure the listing is updated across the Web. As someone who has spent countless hours updating some of my [...]
September 12th, 2008 · No Comments
There’s a minor commotion going on in the comments section of my popular post on how to update your yellow pages listings for free. One of my readers has been talking to Localeze about their service to bulk update businesses with thousands of locations across a large number of local search sites, and wondering [...]
July 24th, 2008 · No Comments
The fourth most searched local search site, according to Comscore, is “other”. And apparently the downturn in the economy has not hurt the psychiatry business.