There were times when search engine optimizers were completely against Flash based websites and suggested the webmasters to not have flash based content on their websites. However, after Google made changes in how its bots dealt with flash content, we can be rest assured that we’d see more use of flash in blogs or website designs!

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HubSpot has been one of my favorite blogs on Internet Marketing and will always suggest internet marketers and business owners to subscribe to their newsletter or RSS feed. They are experts in internet marketing and I’m happy for the fact that they have launched Inbound Marketing University program.

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Does Twitter deserve the kind of coverage it gets on tech blogs? That’s the question Amit Agarwal has posted on his wonderful blog and exactly same question was going through my mind a few days back and I thought of writing something about it too. After looking at that post, I can only say that Amit has given me the opportunity to answer the question slightly quickly. We are seeing literally hundreds of applications, thousands of posts and even more number of tweets about Twitter. That definitely sounds like over dose to me, amit and many of you like us.

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It was a hot afternoon (not really! just trying to give it a dramatic angle) and the jaljeera story starts from this tweet of mine. Sachin & I were having fun on Twitter and was later joined by Praval (he rather hijacked the conversation – Good work buddy!) and Ketan (also know as Keeda - he is responsible for the motivation behind making Jaljeera as trending topic & for the cartoon).

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Few days back, I got this email from Google Adsense team and found out that they’ve decided to retire Google Adsense Video units. I always felt that Google Adsense Video Units will be difficult to monetize in the current market conditions. I guess a wonderfully and creative video ad will do much wonders as marketing campaign for any company on YouTube itself. You don’t believe me – Check out the number of views of this ad on Youtube, this ad and this ad too.

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I know this post is pretty off-topic, however I couldn’t control myself from posting on this blog and thought that it’ll be certainly a nice topic of discussion on Blog Design Studio. Couple of days back, I went to a small trip to Shirdi Temple, Ajanta & Ellora Caves and I was stunned to see the wonderful work of art at both the caves. While, I was busy exploring the beauty of the caves, my not so techie friend started the conversation around WikiPedia and started praising that how WikiPedia is helping the world by giving a platform to share the knowledge with the world for free! Although, being a non-techie he was wondering that how do they run the service when they don’t have any business model around it.

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As we discussed in our last post, that today’s task will be about making comments on other blogs. Now don’t think that this task will be simple for anyone of you and even for myself. The task is one week long and that it will surely help you in improving your blog’s visibility. This task will surely help you in increasing your blogs traffic and will help you in finding new readers.

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