Thursday, July 2, 2009

African initiative

For once, african people are in advance for the market.
This great initiative comes from Ouganda where you can text to search for a product and get your answer back by SMS. Everything is happening by SMS which is a world premiere!

More info on Read Write Web :

or Official Google Africa Blog

Weekly Round-up

French info on Bing! It seems that all the US functionnality are not yet available in France.

There are some very good initiative everywhere in the world to make a better world and Jaipur Rugs seems to be one of them.
They created a foundation to help his workers have a better life in India and we're talking about 40,000 pers.

Launched of a new french website selling glasses at a very competitive price. It's called

Last but nos least, an interesting article about the top 5 to-dos before kicking off a e-commerce project.

Monday, June 29, 2009

Social Media Optimization

I found out on Twitter following one of my friends, Karim, an interesting presentation about Social Media Optimization and couple ideas on how we could measure it.
- Number of influential people who tweet something about us
- Number of features suggested by users that we actually implement
- Number of minutes a day we are nice to customers

Also, take a look at the quantitative and qualitative exemples of Starbucks and Burger King. It's worth a shoot..

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Wordpress hacks

Smashing Magazine released couple days ago 10 very good tips to optimize the your wordpress.
You should take a special look at those one:
- Display AdSense Ads to Search Engines Visitors Only
- Create a "Send to Twitter" Button
- Display a Random Header Image on Your WordPress Blog

Monday, January 12, 2009

Synch your agendas

Finally a useful application on facebook to synchronize our agenda between Outlook, Google Calendars, iCal or facebook event. It's called fbCAL and the good news: it's free!

Let me know what you think about it, click here to download it.

Friday, December 12, 2008

iPhone - a real copy/paste soon?

A good video showing the real first attempt to add a very useful functionality that have been missing for months on the iPhone: copy/paste with Pastebud.
It's working when you copy from Safari to Mail OR from Safari to Safari but it's an important first step and maybe some developpers might get existing and found a better and more user-friendly way.

I found out this video on the Belgium iPhone blog:

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

More news every week

Not much time to write thousands words this morning.. Lately, I had time to check my hundreds of rss feeds I watched using
Therefore, I decided to display the software or posts have liked the previous week. And this week, I would like to start with 2 things:
Good tool to search for keywords and now the search trends:

Microsoft might be back in 2009: